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Oral Session # 86: Invasive Species VII: Forests.
Presiding: C Huebner
Thursday, August 7. 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM, SITCC Meeting Room 204.
1:45 PM TBA.
2:00 PM Hughes, R. Flint*,1, Denslow, Julie1, 1 Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry, USDA Forest Service, Hilo, Hawaii Invasion by the N-fixing tree, Falcataria moluccana, alters ecosystem processes in wet forests of Hawaii.
2:15 PM TBA.
2:30 PM Fang, Wei*,1, 1 State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York The effects of Acer platanoides on the community and ecosystem dynamics of a natural forest.
2:45 PM Hyatt, Laura1, 2, Gurevitch, Jessica1, 1 SUNY Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY2 Rider University, Lawrenceville, NJ Exotic and native plant responses to nutrient amendments in the field.
3:00 PM break.
3:15 PM Leonard, Norman*,1, 1 University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, 70148 Invasive Sapium sebiferum detritus breaks down five times faster than detritus from native Acer rubrum.
3:30 PM Bartuszevige, Anne1, Gorchov, David1, 1 Miami University, Oxford, OH, USA Community and landscape features that influence the invasion of Lonicera maackii.
3:45 PM Gurevitch, Jessica*,1, Howard, Timothy1, 2, Hyatt, Laura1, 3, 1 SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY2 New York Natural Heritage Program, Albany, NY3 Rider University, Lawrenceville, NJ Experimental tests of factors promoting forest invasibility.
4:00 PM Kloeppel, Brian*,1, Mazzarelli, Lisa1, Swank, Wayne2, Vose, James2, Wentworth, Thomas 3, 1 University of Georgia;, Otto, NC, USA2 USDA Forest Service;, Otto, NC, USA3 North Carolina State University;, Raleigh, NC, USA Southern pine beetle impacts on the ecosystem dynamics of a white pine watershed.
4:15 PM Koike, Fumito*,1, Mikami, Koichi1, 1 Yokohama National University, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan Prediction of alien tree invasion to various climax vegetations in a subtropical oceanic island.