COS 97 - Aquatic Ecology: Streams And Rivers

Wednesday, August 9, 2017: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
B114, Oregon Convention Center
1:30 PM
 Stream community development following the catastrophic eruption of Mount St. Helens, WA, USA
Carri J. LeRoy, The Evergreen State College; Shannon M. Claeson, Pacific NW Research Station; Charles M. Crisafulli, U.S. Forest Service; Emily Wolfe, Portland State University; Makenna Taylor, The Evergreen State College
1:50 PM
 Omnivores are more mobile than detritivores: Tropical freshwater shrimps respond to severe drought
Alan P. Covich, University of Georgia; Todd A. Crowl, Florida International University; Omar Perez-Reyes, University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras
2:10 PM
 Impacts of stream drying on benthic macroinvertebrates and diatoms in a perennial, urbanized river
Parsa Saffarinia, University of California, Riverside; Kurt E. Anderson, University of California, Riverside
2:30 PM
 Interactive effects of multiple anthropogenic stressors on food chain length in Swiss river ecosystems
Stephen M. Thomas, Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology; Jakob Brodersen, Eawag: Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology
2:50 PM
 Sources and ages of carbon and organic matter supporting macroinvertebrate production in the Susquehanna River watershed
Amber R Bellamy, Ohio State University; James E. Bauer, Ohio State University; Andrea G. Grottoli, Ohio State University
3:10 PM
3:20 PM
 Alteration of flow variability by dams in the U.S. and implications for freshwater biodiversity
Albert RuhĂ­, National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC); Julian D. Olden, University of Washington
3:40 PM
 Establishing a baseline for monitoring large wood habitat loading in a tidal freshwater stream
Hannah Louise Mortensen, Wapato Valley Mitigation and Conservation Bank
4:00 PM
 Analysis of endangered Kansas fish species distribution during historical and contemporary periods (pre- and post-1969)
Muluken Muche, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Sumathy Sinnathamby, Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) Postdoctoral Research Participant at U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; John M. Johnston, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
4:20 PM
 Biology and ecology of the water penny beetle, Eubrianax edwardsii (Coleoptera), in aquatic habitats of California
Georget Oraha, California State University, Stanislaus; Matthew R. Cover, CSU Stanislaus
4:40 PM
 Stream biofilm successional trajectories under chloride stress
Jonathon B. Van Gray, Kent State University; Laura G. Leff, Kent State University
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