Oral Session 42: Disturbance Ecology III: Fire: Structure, Communities, and Nutrients.
Presiding: E Rich
Tuesday, August 3, 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM, Meeting Room B 114.
1:30 PM Burke, Ingrid1, 2, 3, Jia, Jiong , Bennett, Chris1, Hall, Sonia1, 2, Adair, E. Carol1, 2, Hamman, Sarah1, 2, Sommerville, Gericke1, 2, Kaufmann, Merrill3, 1 Dept of Forest, Rangeland, and Watershed Stewardship, Fort Collins, CO, USA2 Graduate Degree Program in Ecology, Fort Collins, CO, USA3 USDA Forest Service, Fort Collins, CO, USA Consequences of fire for regional carbon storage: Site, landscape, and regional assessments.
1:50 PM Drake, Sara*,1, Dilustro, John2, Collins, Beverly2, Sharitz, Rebecca1, 2, 1 University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA2 Savanna River Ecology Laboratory, Aiken, South Carolina, USA Groundcover carbon and nitrogen cycling in a frequently burned mixed pine forest.
2:10 PM Asbjornsen, Heidi 1, Gallardo-Hernandez, Claudia2, Velasquez-Rosas, Noe3, Soriano-Garcia, Rafael4, 1 Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA2 Herbario XAL, Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico3 Instituto de Ecologia, Mexico City, Mexio, Mexico4 World Wildlife Fund, Oaxaca City, Oaxaca, Mexico Changes in biomass and species composition following fire in tropical montane cloud forests; Oaxaca, Mexico.
2:30 PM Litvak, Marcy*,1, Goulden, Michael2, 1 Seciton of Integrative Biology, Austin, TX, USA2 Department of Earth System Science, Irvine, CA, USA Exploration of links between ecosystem structure and function along a boreal forest chronosequence.
2:50 PM Chapin, F.*,1, DeWilde, La'ona1, Trainor, Sarah1, Calef, Monika1, McGuire, Anthony1, Rupp, T.1, Lovecraft, Amy1, 1 University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK, USA Vulnerability and resilience: Interactions of social and ecological variables governing the Alaskan fire regime.
3:10 PM Break.
3:20 PM Schuur, Edward1, Randerson, James2, Mack, Michelle1, Trumbore, Susan2, 1 University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA2 University of California, Irvine, CA, USA The age and amount of carbon respired following fire in Alaskan boreal black spruce forests.
3:40 PM Wilson, John*,1, Kauffman, J.2, 1 Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, firstname.lastname@example.org Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry, USDA Forest Service, PSW Research Station, Honolulu, Hawaii Structural and community development following severe wildfire in a montane forest.
4:00 PM DeLuca, Thomas*,1, Sala, Anna1, 1 The University of Montana, Missoula, MT, USA Fire intervals and nitrogen dynamics in ponderosa pine forests.
4:20 PM Rychener, Tyler*,1, Stromberg, Juliet1, Dixon, Mark1, 1 Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ The response of a southwest riparian forest to fire: Interaction between landscape pattern and fire intensity.
4:40 PM Ferrenberg, Scott*,1, 1 U.S. Geologic Survey, Three Rivers, CA, USA Responses of arthropod diversity and abundance to early and late-season prescribed fires in a mixed-conifer forest.
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