COS 40 - Invasion: Dynamics, Population Processes

Tuesday, August 8, 2017: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
D129-130, Oregon Convention Center
8:00 AM
 Plant lineage determines rhizosphere microbial structure and activity in a cosmopolitan species at a continental scale
Laura Meyerson, University of Rhode Island; Patrick Kearns, University of Massachusetts Boston; Jarrett E. K. Byrnes, University of Massachusetts; Sara Wigginton, University of Rhode Island; Warwick J. Allen, Lincoln University; James T. Cronin, Louisiana State University; Jennifer Yu, University of Massachusetts Boston; Jennifer Bowen, Northeastern University
8:20 AM
 Tradeoffs in heritable resource allocation traits of a non-native woody plant in response to local site conditions
Randall W. Long, University of California Santa Barbara; Kevin R. Hultine, Desert Botanical Garden; Susan E. Bush, Desert Botanical Garden
8:40 AM
 The impacts of ecosystem engineering and sea-level riseĀ on the spread of invasions
Robin R. Decker, University of California, Davis; Alan Hastings, University of California, Davis
9:00 AM Cancelled
 Following the edge of the flood: Habitat use of larval silver carp in the Upper Mississippi River System
John Chick, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign; Carol Colaninno-Meeks, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
9:20 AM
 The demographic syndrome of invasiveness, in plants
David Hodgson, University of Exeter; Kim Jelbert, University of Exeter; Iain Stott, University of Southern Denmark; Miguel Franco, University of Plymouth; Stuart Townley, University of Exeter; Danny Buss, University of Exeter; Jennifer McDonald, University of Exeter; Simon Rolph, University of Sheffield
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
 The effect of host plant fragmentation on gypsy moth
Riley Metz, University of Washington; Patrick C. Tobin, University of Washington
10:10 AM
 Native and invasive populations demonstrate differences in life history strategies that buffer environmental conditions
Ryan S. Miller, USDA; Michael A. Tabak, USDA - APHIS; Colleen T. Webb, Colorado State University
10:30 AM
 Facilitation and acceleration of biological invasions via neutral hybridization
Mohsen Mesgaran, The University of Melbourne; Juliette Bouhours, University of Alberta; Mark, A. Lewis, University of Alberta; Peter Ades, The University of Melbourne; Kathleen Donohue, Duke University; Sara Ohadi, Texas A&M University; Chengjun Li, The University of Melbourne; Roger Cousens, The University of Melbourne
11:10 AM
 Virulence variation among strains of the emerging infectious fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, in multiple amphibian host species
Trang D. Dang, Oregon State University; Catherine L. Searle, Purdue University; Andrew R. Blaustein, Oregon State University
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