COS 110 - Environmental Impact And Risk Assessment II

Wednesday, August 9, 2017: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
D133-134, Oregon Convention Center
1:30 PM
 Impact of Bakken/Three Forks unconventional oil and gas development on important wildlife landscapes in North Dakota
Taylor Stone, Hendrix College; Carly Howden, Hendrix College; Varenya Nallur, Hendrix College; Matthew D. Moran, Hendrix College
1:50 PM
 Deforestation risk due to commodity crop expansion in sub-Saharan Africa
Elsa M. Ordway, Stanford University; Gregory P. Asner, Carnegie Institution for Science; Eric F. Lambin, Stanford University
2:10 PM
 Photo-induced toxicity of Deepwater Horizon oil: Applications to understanding oil spills and future directions for research
Claire R. Lay, Abt Associates; Jeffrey Morris, Abt Associates; Heather Forth, Abt Associates; Michelle Krasnec, Abt Associates; Josh Lipton, Abt Associates; Aaron P. Roberts, University of North Texas; Matt Alloy, University of North Texas; Carmen Damaré, West Virginia State University; Kristin Bridges, University of North Texas; Thomas Ross Garner, University of North Texas; James T. Oris, Miami University; Michel Gielazyn, NOAA
2:30 PM
 Conducting benthic triad assessments in the midst of shifting ecosystem dynamics
Kenia Whitehead, Integral Consulting; Dreas Nielsen, Integral Consulting
2:50 PM
 Assessing sustainability trade-offs in CA rice through coupled crop and LCA modeling
Cara N. Fertitta, University of California Riverside; G. Darrel Jenerette, University of California
3:10 PM
3:20 PM
 Infrared heater system for warming forest understory plots
Bruce A. Kimball, The Greenleaf Group; Tana E. Wood, USDA Forest Service; Aura M. Alonso-Rodriguez, International Institute for Tropical Agriculture; Molly A. Cavaleri, Michigan Technological University; Sasha C. Reed, U.S. Geological Survey; Grizelle Gonzalez, International Institute of Tropical Forestry
3:40 PM
 Susceptibility to a nano pollutant under global warming is shaped by rapid thermal evolution
Chao Zhang, KU Leuven; Mieke Jansen, KU Leuven; Luc De Meester, KU Leuven; Robby Stoks, KU Leuven (University of Leuven)
4:00 PM Cancelled
 Assessing streamflow vulnerability using hydrologic landscape classification
Chas Jones Jr., Environmental Protection Agency; Scott Leibowitz, US EPA; Keith Sawicz, US EPA; Randy Comeleo, US EPA; Laurel Stratton, Oregon State Univ.
4:20 PM
 Using market models to evaluate returns versus risk in ecological portfolios
Mark D. Scheuerell, NOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center
4:40 PM
 The 23 years relationship between the climate data and the aboveground biomass in subtropical forest at Lanjenchi, southern Taiwan
Chen-Chia Ku, National Chiayi University; Wei-Chun Chao, National Chiayi University; Kuo-Jung Chao, National Chung Hsing University; Guo-Zhang Michael Song, National Chung Hsing University; Jyh-Min Chiang, Ohio University; Jianwu Tang, Marine Biological Laboratory
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