Oral Session 1: Aquatic Ecology I: Rivers, Nutrients, and Water Quality.
Presiding: D Kashian
Monday, August 2, 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM, Meeting Room A 105.
8:00 AM Predick, Katharine*,1, Turner, Monica1, 1 University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, U.S.A. Influence of flooding on the spatial patterns of carbon content in fine sediment on the Wisconsin River floodplains and uplands.
8:20 AM Houser, Jeffrey*,1, Rogala, James 1, Gray, Brian1, Fischer, James1, Johnson, Barry, 1 U.S. Geological Survey, La Crosse, WI, USA Using long-term monitoring data to understand spatial and temporal variability in the Upper Mississippi River System.
8:40 AM Vaughan, Annie*,1, Acholonu, Alex1, 1 Alcorn State University, Alcorn State, MS Studies on water quality of the Big Black River in Mississippi (Pollution Studies).
9:00 AM Orr, Cailin*,1, Stanley, Emily1, Wilson, Karen2, Finlay, Jacques3, 1 Center for Limnology, Madison, WI, USA2 University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada3 University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN, USA Changes in denitrification following reintroduction of flooding to a leveed Midwestern floodplain.
9:20 AM Meier, O.*,1, Grubbs, S.1, Meier, A.1, Anmala, J.1, 1 Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY, USA Analysis of landuse, climate, stream buffers, and water quality in the upper Green River Basin of Kentucky.
9:40 AM Break.
9:50 AM Hall, Robert*,1, Baker, Michelle2, Arp, Christopher2, Koch, Benjamin1, 1 University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, USA2 Utah State University, Logan, WY, USA Missing nitrate in streams: Hydrological and biological sinks in a mountain stream.
10:10 AM Thomas, Steven*,1, Valett, Maurice2, 1 Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Ithaca, NY, USA2 Department of Biology, Blacksburg, VA, USA Towards linking nitrogen and phosphorus cycling in stream ecosystems.
10:30 AM Gurwick, Noel*,1, Groffman, Peter2, Stolt, Mark3, Gold, Arthur3, McCorkle, Daniel4, Kellogg, D.3, 1 Program in Biogeochemistry, Ithaca, NY, USA2 Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, NY, USA3 University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, USA4 Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA, USA What carbon sources support groundwater microbial activity in riparian forests?
10:50 AM Whitmire, Stefanie *,1, Dress, William 1, Walbridge, Mark1, 1 West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV Nutrient transformations in forested floodplains during overbank flooding: Do they exist?
11:10 AM Harner, Mary*,1, Tibbets, Teresa1, 1 The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, USA Stoichiometry of Rio Grande cottonwoods in response to natural and anthropogenic nutrient addition.
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