COS 100 - Population Dynamics And Regulation

Friday, August 12, 2016: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
222/223, Ft Lauderdale Convention Center
8:00 AM
 Is bat-dispersal beneficial? Relative importance of density/distance-dependent survival of a bat-dispersed tropical tree species
Anna Sugiyama, University of California, Los Angeles; Takashi Masaki, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute; Liza S. Comita, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute; Stephen P. Hubbell, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
8:20 AM
 The relative importance of dispersal versus local demography on observed population growth rate of an endangered bird
Brian E. Reichert, University of Florida; Robert J. Fletcher Jr., University of Florida; Wiley M. Kitchens, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit
8:40 AM
 Species-specific generation cycles of tortrix moths and their effects on community dynamics
Damie Pak, Penn State University; Ottar Bjornstad, Pennsylvania State University; David J. Biddinger, Penn State Fruit Research & Extension Center
9:00 AM
 Recreational harvest and incident-response protocols reduce human-carnivore conflicts in an anthropogenic landscape
Jarod D. Raithel, Utah State University; Melissa Reynolds-Hogland, Bear Trust International; David N. Koons, Utah State University; Patrick C. Carr, New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife; Lise M. Aubry, Utah State University
9:20 AM
 Spatial and stage-structured model testing for the effects of spatial synchrony in larval development and adult emergence on the persistence of mosquito populations
Yehonatan Alcalay, Ben-Gurion university of the Negev; Ido Tsurim, Achva Academic College; Ofer Ovadia, Ben-Gurion university of the Negev
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
 Density dependence and demographic stochasticity cause complex cyclic dynamics in a stage-structured host-parasitoid community
Katherine Scranton, University of California, Los Angeles; Priyanga Amarasekare, University of California, Los Angeles
10:10 AM Cancelled
 Small-scale synchrony and portfolio effects in a rare alpine plant
Megan L. Peterson, University of Colorado Boulder; Daniel F. Doak, University of Colorado; Ronald Abbott, Independent researcher
10:30 AM
 The effect of climatic variability on population dynamics: Negative, neutral, or positive?
Aldo Compagnoni, Rice University; Tom E. X. Miller, Rice University; Andrew J. Bibian, Rice University
10:50 AM
 Including trait-based early warning signals helps predict population collapse
Christopher F. Clements, University of Zurich; Arpat Ozgul, University of Zurich
11:10 AM
 The impact of phenotypic plasticity in diet choices on the dynamics of complex life cycles
Louise Lassalle, University of Amsterdam; André M. de Roos, University of Amsterdam
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