Oral Session 12: Restoration Ecology I: Streams and Wetlands.
Presiding: M Wu
Monday, August 2, 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM, Meeting Room D 133.
8:00 AM Jenkinson, Robin*,1, Braatne, Jeffrey1, Goodwin, Peter 1, Morehead, Mark1, Clayton, Steve2, Bernhardt, Emily3, Palmer, Margaret 3, Allen, Dave 4, 1 University of Idaho, Moscow, ID2 Philip Williams & Associates, Ltd., Boise, ID3 University of Maryland, College Park, MD4 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI Stream restoration in the Pacific Northwest and beyond; National River Restoration Science Sythesis (NRRSS) Project Results.
8:20 AM Brown, Rebecca*,1, Hart, David1, Velinsky, David1, Pizzuto, James2, Charles, Don1, Horwitz, Richard1, Kreeger, Danielle1, Johnson, Thomas1, Skalak, Katherine2, Winter, Diane1, Nightengale, Timothy1, Carr, Jamie1, McNair, James1, 1 Patrick Center for Environmental Research, Philadelphia, PA2 University of Delaware, Newark, DE Ecological impacts of dams: Size-related effects and implications for dam removal.
8:40 AM Marks, Jane*,1, Haden, G1, Dinger, Eric1, Adams, Ken1, Carter, Cody1, 1 Department of Biological Sciences and Merriam-Powell Center for Environmental Research, Flagstaff, AZ, USA Bringing a food web perspective to conservation science: Assessing threats and setting restoration targets.
9:00 AM Yin, Yao*,, Langrher, Heidi, Aquatic vegetation responses to structural and nonstructural restoration methods in the upper Mississippi River.
9:20 AM Follstad Shah, Jennifer*,1, Alexander, Gretchen2, Hassett, Brooke3, Sudduth, Elizabeth4, Bernhardt, Emily3, 5, Palmer, Margaret3, 5, Allan, J. David2, 5, Dahm, Cliff1, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM2 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI3 University of Maryland, College Park, MD4 University of Georgia, Athens, GA5 National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, Santa Barbara, CA Riverine corridor restoration: Conclusions drawn from existing databases.
9:40 AM Break.
9:50 AM HAWKINS, CHARLES*,1, 1 Utah State University, Logan, UT Current reports overestimate the ecological health of the nation's aquatic ecosystems.
10:10 AM Meyer, C*,1, Whiles, M1, Baer, S1, 1 Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Carbondale, IL, USA Plant community structure and function in natural and restored Platte River slough wetlands.
10:30 AM Kettenring, Karin*,1, Galatowitsch, Susan1, 1 University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN Germination and dormancy cycling in 10 Carex spp.: Implications for prairie wetland restoration.
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