Organized Oral Session 10: Reducing habitat fragmentation by roads: A comparison of measures and scales
Organizer(s): JAG Jaeger, L Fahrig, and W Haber
Monday, August 8, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Meeting Room 511 B, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
1:30 PM: Forman, Richard *,1, 1 Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, Integrating traffic, network location, and surrounding habitat to create a connected landscape.
1:50 PM: Bissonette, John*,1, 1 USGS Utah Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit, Logan, Utah, USA, Taking the road less traveled: The importance of scaling indirect road effects allometrically.
2:10 PM: Beier, Paul*,1, Penrod, Kristeen2, Luke, Claudia3, Spencer, Wayne4, Cabañero, Clint2, 1 Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona, USA2 South Coast Wildlands, Idyllwild, California, USA3 San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA4 Conservation Biology Institute, San Diego, California, USA, The Missing Linkages Project: Restoring wildland connectivity to southern California.
2:30 PM: Jaeger, Jochen*,1, Fahrig, Lenore2, 1 Swiss Federal Institute of Technology ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, Switzerland2 Ottawa-Carleton Institute of Biology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Effects of bundling of roads on population persistence.
2:50 PM: Zink, Richard*,1, Grillmayer, Roland2, Reimoser, Friedrich1, Völk, Friedrich3, Woess, Mark4, 1 University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, Vienna, Austria2 University of Natural Resource and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna, Vienna, Austria3 Austrian Federal Forest, Purkersdorf, Lower Austria, Austria4 Upper Austrian Authority, Linz, Upper Austria, Austria, Reducting habitat fragmentation: Strategies, scales, and implementation in Austria.
3:10 PM: , BREAK.
3:20 PM: van der Grift, Edgar*,1, Verboom, Jana1, 1 Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Center, Wageningen, Netherlands, Patch-based monitoring to assess the effect of wildlife passages on the viability of metapopulations.
3:40 PM: Reck, Heinrich*,1, Böttcher, Marita2, Hänel, Kersten3, Winter, Armin4, 1 Christian-Albrechts-University, Kiel, Germany2 Federal Agency for Nature Conservation, Leipzig, Germany3 University of Kassel, Kassel, Germany4 Deutscher Jagdschutz-Verband, Bonn, Germany, German Habitat Network: Effects of fragmentation in Germany and solutions to preserve, restore and develop functioning ecological interrelationships.
4:00 PM: Adriaensen, Frank*,1, Matthysen, Erik1, 1 University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium, Using least-cost models to plan and evaluate measures reducing habitat fragmentation by roads.
4:20 PM: Strein, Martin*,1, Suchant, Rudi1, Herdtfelder, Micha1, 1 Forstliche Versuchs- und Forschungsanstalt, 79100 Freiburg, Aggregated wildlife road kills as indicator for wildlife corridors at different scales: Modelling for practical application.
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