PS 45
Arid And Semi-Arid Systems

Wednesday, August 12, 2015: 4:30 PM-6:30 PM
Exhibit Hall, Baltimore Convention Center
 Patterns of surface rock cover and implications for plant, water, and nutrient dynamics at long-term ecological research sites in Phoenix, AZ
Julea A. Shaw, Arizona State University; Sharon J. Hall, Arizona State University; Jennifer K. Learned, Arizona State University
 Forecast distribution shifts of montane forests in the Sky Islands under projected 21st┬ácentury climate change
Thomas C. Edwards, Utah State University; Jacob R. Gibson, Utah State University
 GIS can enable interdisciplinary understanding of natural history
Jim Alford, Sacramento City College; Celia Condit, Searcher Natural History Tours; Charles Howell, WFO Images
 Springtime water supplement in a wet year increases soil respiration but not photosynthetic rates in a semiarid ecosystem on the Colorado Plateau
Anthony Darrouzet-Nardi, University of Texas at El Paso; Sasha C. Reed, U.S. Geological Survey; Jayne Belnap, U.S. Geological Survey
 Shrub strategies in a competition for water determine ecosystem state
Adam P. Schreiner-McGraw, Arizona State University; Enrique Vivoni, Arizona State University; Dawn M. Browning, USDA Agricultural Research Service
 Ecological benefits of Crassulacean Acid Metabolism (CAM) in agricultural production
Sarah C. Davis, Ohio University; Emily R. Kuzmick, Ohio University; Doug Hunsaker, USDA-ARS
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