COS 48 - Urban Ecosystems II

Tuesday, August 8, 2017: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
E146, Oregon Convention Center
8:00 AM
 The vertical structure of urban soils
Dustin L. Herrmann, ORISE Research Participant Program; Laura A. Schifman, NRC, US EPA; William D. Shuster, US Environmental Protection Agency; Stephen Dadio, Cedarville Engineering Group
8:20 AM
 Dimensions of urban tree biodiversity are inversely related across continental-scale climate gradients
Julie Ripplinger, University of California; G. Darrel Jenerette, University of California
8:40 AM
 A functional approach to understanding patterns of bee species distribution across an urban environment
Paige A. Muñiz, Saint Louis University; Rachel A. Brant, Saint Louis University; Gerardo R. Camilo, Saint Louis Zoo
9:00 AM
 Photosynthetic responses of mature Betula populifolia trees growing in trace element contaminated anthropogenic soil
Allyson B. Salisbury, Rutgers University; Frank J. Gallagher, Rutgers University; Jason C. Grabosky, Rutgers University
9:20 AM
 Green but not just? Rethinking environmental justice outcomes for shrinking cities
Kirsten Schwarz, Northern Kentucky University; Adam Berland, Ball State University; Dustin L. Herrmann, ORISE Research Participant Program
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
 Green areas in an urbanized landscape: The value of novel systems in a changing world
Adriana Herrera-Montes, University of Puerto Rico-Río Piedras
10:10 AM
 Denitrification potential in urban green stormwater infrastructure
Erin N. Looper, Portland State University; Jennifer L. Morse, Portland State University
10:50 AM
 Connecting ecosystem services of urban forest canopies and socioeconomic status in a semi-arid city
Mitchell Pavao-Zuckerman, University of Maryland; Catherine Hulshof, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez
11:10 AM
 Riparian plant communities in human-dominated landscapes: Evidence of resilience, invasion, and management drivers across urban and agricultural land uses in California’s Central Valley
Alex J. Webster, University of California, Davis; Joanna P. Solins, University of California, Davis; Mary L. Cadenasso, University of California, Davis
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