PS 58
Urban Ecosystems

Wednesday, August 12, 2015: 4:30 PM-6:30 PM
Exhibit Hall, Baltimore Convention Center
 Influences of urban hydrology and channel morphology on the dry-season water status of riparian trees in a Mediterranean climate
Joanna P. Solins, University of California, Davis; Mary L. Cadenasso, University of California, Davis
 Patterns of diversity of plant communities in an urban tidal marshland
Marjolein Schat, Rutgers University; Hadas A. Parag, Rutgers University; Anthony C. Cullen, Rutgers University; Kimberly Plank, Rutgers University; Sahil Wadhwa, Rutgers University; Megan E. Litwhiler, New Jersey Institute of Technology/Rutgers University; Rajan Tripathee, Rutgers University; Claus Holzapfel, Rutgers University
 Nitrogen resorption of urban trees in high N deposition forests and fertilized lawns
Tara L.E. Trammell, University of Delaware; Margaret M. Carreiro, University of Louisville
 Colourful wings in a grey landscape: Butterfly species richness and abundance along an urban imperviousness gradient
Jessica S. Kurylo, University of Melbourne; Caragh Threlfall, University of Melbourne; Karl Evans, University of Sheffield; Nicholas S. G. Williams, University of Melbourne
 Soil carbon storage affected by urban land use change in Shanghai, China
Yuling Fu, East China Normal University; Taoye Zhou, East China Normal University; Jiaxuan Li, East China Normal University; Peipei Zhang, East China Normal University; Wei Yan, East China Normal University
 Vegetable crop response and insect prevalence in urban agroecosystems
Ross K. Wagstaff, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Christine A. Clay, Westminster College; Kang Mo Ku, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Jack A. Juvik, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; Adam S. Davis, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; Carl J. Bernacchi, University of Illinois/USDA-ARS; Sam E. Wortman, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 Restoring habitat with native flowering plants benefits wild bees in an urban landscape
Trishawna Watkins, Massasoit Community College; Adam Germaine, Massasoit Community College; Jennifer Moore, Massasoit Community College; Michael Bankson, Massasoit Community College; Donald Schoener, Massasoit Community College; Sean Kent, Massasoit Community College
 Patterns of plant species diversity and sexual reproduction in extreme urban environments
Lauren J. Frazee, Rutgers University; Lena Struwe, Rutgers University
 Characterizing environmental factors contributing to plant community dynamics on a full-scale green roof in Philadelphia, PA
Kaitlin Kimmel, Saint Joseph's University; Karen Snetselaar, Saint Joseph's University
 Trees and shrubs in residential areas: Effects of density, housing age, and land use history on C stocks and fluxes
Paul J. Lilly, University of Vermont; Jennifer C. Jenkins, Applied Geosolutions; Peter M. Groffman, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Mary L. Cadenasso, University of California, Davis
 An assessment of greenroofs as urban invertebrate habitat
Olyssa Starry, Portland State University; Sydney Gonsalves, Portland State University; Jessica Szabo, Portland State University; Alexander Szailles, Zurich University of Applied Sciences; Stephan Brenneisen, Zurich University of Applied Sciences
 Nitrous oxide yields from urban stormwater ponds in cities across the US
Joanna Blaszczak, Duke University; Meredith K. Steele, Virginia Tech; Sarah E. Hobbie, University of Minnesota; J.B. Badgley, Virginia Polytechnic and State University; Emily S. Bernhardt, Duke University; James B. Heffernan, Duke University; Peter M. Groffman, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
 Distribution of stormwater ponds in relation to land use in a suburban watershed
Lindsay M. Skovira, University of Central Florida; Patrick J. Bohlen, University of Central Florida
 Composition of dissolved organic matter in urban runoff depends on source and landscape position
Megan L Fork, Duke University; Joanna Blaszczak, Duke University; Emily S. Bernhardt, Duke University; James B. Heffernan, Duke University; Dean Urban, Duke University; Joseph Delasantro, Duke University
 Bee diversity in the shrinking city: The influence of infrastructure, economic status and ethnicity
Chris M. Banotai, Saint Louis University; Paige A. Muņiz, Saint Louis University; Gerardo R. Camilo, Saint Louis University
 Does the urban matrix influence seed dispersal patterns in vacant lot plant communities?
Dorothy Borowy, University of Maryland Baltimore County; Chris M. Swan, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
 The adsorption behavior of black carbon in urban forest and traffic district soils toward heavy metal ions (Cu, Zn)
Morgan Dean, Tuskegee University; Yu Yuanchun, Nanjing Forestry University; Yang Jingyu, Nanjing Forestry University; Ramble O. Ankumah, Tuskegee University
 Turnover rate of breeding Cooper’s Hawks in Tucson relative to disturbance
Houston R. Harris, University of Arizona; Robert W. Mannan, University of Arizona
 FRAME program results: The ecology of forest fragments in managed ecosystems
Vincent D'Amico III, USDA Forest Service; W. Gregory Shriver, University of Delaware; Jeff Buler, University of Delaware; Zachary S. Ladin, University of Delaware; Debbie Delaney, University of Delaware; Jake Bowman, University of Delaware; Solny Adalsteinsson, University of Delaware; David Gardner, University of Delaware
 Microbial community succession in urban waterways following combined sewer overflow (CSO) discharge
Gregory D. O'Mullan, Queens College, CUNY; Roman Reichert, Queens College, CUNY; Michael Kausch, Queens College, CUNY; Brian A. Brigham, Queens College, CUNY; Angel Montero, Queens College, CUNY
 Investigating pollen dispersal of Amaranthus tuberculatus within rooftop and ground level habitats in the New York metropolitan area
Chelsea L. Butcher, Fordham University; Sylvia L. Anderson, Fordham University; Berish Rubin, Fordham University; James D. Lewis, Fordham University
 The effect of urban proximity on mycorrhizal associations of three eastern hardwood tree species
Natalie Tonn, University of Michigan; Ines Ibanez, University of Michigan
 Movement and dispersal of cerambycid beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) in urban forest fragments
Emily Dunn, University of Delaware; Vincent D'Amico III, USDA Forest Service; Judith Hough-Goldstein, University of Delaware
 Sheltered building edges may facilitate hedgehog dispersal in urban landscapes
Jingzhu Li, Tianjin University; Tong Liu, Tianjin University; Linchao Wang, Tianjin University; Qingyu Gong, Tianjin University
 Spatio-temporal distribution of container breeding mosquito species across a socioeconomic gradient in Baltimore, MD
Megan E. M. Saunders, University of Maryland; Shannon L. LaDeau, Cary Insitute of Ecosystem Studies; Paul T. Leisnham, University of Maryland
 Land pavement induced soil warming accelerates the leaf budburst of ash trees
Xiaoke Wang, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences; Yuanyuan Chen, Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences, CAS
 Temporal and spatial changes in bryophyte diversity with urbanization in Philadelphia, PA
Eliana S. Geretz, Rutgers University; Myla F.J Aronson, Rutgers University
 UrBioNet: A global network for urban biodiversity research and practice
Myla F.J Aronson, Rutgers University; Charles H. Nilon, University of Missouri; Christopher A Lepczyk, Auburn University; Tommy S. Parker, The University of Memphis; Paige S. Warren, University of Massachusetts
 Denitrification and soil water chemistry in riparian areas along an urbanization gradient
Neil D. Bettez, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; Jennifer L. Morse, Portland State University; Peter M. Groffman, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
 Shallow groundwater influences on the water quality of eastern Long Island's coastal embayments
Michael E. Kausch, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Queens College, CUNY; Shawn C. Fisher, US Geological Survey; Roman B. Reichert, Queens College; Steven Ramirez, Queens College; Irene Fisher, US Geological Survey; Tristen Tagliaferri, US Geological Survey; Kaitlyn Colella, US Geological Survey; Patrick J. Phillips, US Geological Survey; Gregory D. O'Mullan, Queens College, CUNY
 Urban street runoff influences on water quality of an adjacent waterway
Michael E. Kausch, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Queens College, CUNY; Roman Reichert, Queens College, CUNY; Angel Montero, Queens College, CUNY; Gregory D. O'Mullan, Queens College, CUNY
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