COS 74 - Spatial Analysis And GIS

Thursday, August 11, 2016: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
Floridian Blrm D, Ft Lauderdale Convention Center
8:00 AM
 Integrating local knowledge into regional assessment of habitat use by threatened species: Case study of the jaguar in Central America
Lisanne Petracca, State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry; Jacqueline L. Frair, State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry; Jonathan Cohen, State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry; Ana Patricia Calderón, State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry; Javier Carazo-Salazar, Panthera; Franklin Castañeda, Panthera; Cordelia Che, Panthera; Daniel Corrales-Gutierrez, Panthera; Sandra Hernandez-Potosme, Panthera; Luis Herrera, Panthera; Melva Olmos, Panthera; Sandy Pereira, Panthera; Howard Quigley, Panthera; Nathaniel Robinson, Panthera; Roberto Salom-Perez, Panthera; Yahaira Urbina, Panthera; Hugh Robinson, Panthera
8:20 AM
 Spatial mismatch and range contractions of the Western Ghats avifauna
Vijay Ramesh, Columbia University; Trisha Gopalakrishna, Duke University; Sahas Barve, Cornell University
8:40 AM
 Quantifying forest representativeness for optimizing sampling network coverage
Forrest M. Hoffman, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Jitendra Kumar, Oak Ridge National Laboratory; James T. Randerson, University of California, Irvine; Stuart J. Davies, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
9:00 AM
 Continuous cover projections of Big Sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata) throughout the Intermountain West USA informs conservation strategies
Caroline A. Curtis, University of Massachusetts; Bethany A. Bradley, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
 Spatial-temporal patterns of canopy surface metrics derived from unmanned aerial vehicles in two tropical dry forest areas of contrasting degradation history
Susana Rodríguez-Buriticá, Alexander von Humboldt Institute; Diego Cordoba, Alexander von Humboldt Institute; Paola Isaacs, Alexander von Humboldt Institute
10:10 AM
 Flying under the lidar: Relating forest structure to bat community diversity
A. Christine Swanson, University of Florida; John F Weishampel, University of Central Florida
10:30 AM
 Assessing the value of local data: Estimating current and future watershed health based on impervious cover estimates from the National Land Cover Database versus local data derived from aerial photography
Alexandra M. Thorn, University of New Hampshire; Cameron Wake, University of New Hampshire; David Justice, University of New Hamsphire; Fay Rubin, University of New Hampshire
10:50 AM
 Integrating occurrence data and expert maps to refine species range predictions
Cory Merow, University of Connecticut; Adam M. Wilson, University at Buffalo, State University of New York; Walter Jetz, Yale University; John A. Silander, University of Connecticut
11:10 AM
 Two solutions to large-scale ecological image processing
Margaret Kosmala, Harvard University; Koen Hufkens, Harvard University; Andrew D. Richardson, Harvard University
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