Organized Oral Session 36: Role of microbial communities in mediating biogeochemical response to disturbance
Organizer(s): EAH Smithwick and MG Turner
Wednesday, August 10, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Meeting Room 511 B, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
1:30 PM: Smithwick, Erica*,1, 1 University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, Understanding post-fire spatial and temporal heterogeneity in microbial community composition using a landscape approach.
1:50 PM: Booth, Mary1, Stark, John 2, Hart, Stephen3, 1 Environmental Working Group, Washington, DC, United States2 Department of Biology, Logan, UT, United States3 School of Forestry, Flagstaff, AZ, United States, Soil mixing effects on inorganic N production and consumption in forest soils.
2:10 PM: Hu, Shuijin*,1, Tu, Cong1, Chen, Xin1, 2, Gruver, Joel3, Schroeder, Michelle4, 1 Department of Plant Pathology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA2 Department of Biology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China3 Department of Soil Science, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA4 Department of Crop Science, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA, Mycorrhizal mediation of plant responses to elevated CO2 in the atmosphere.
2:30 PM: DeLuca, Thomas*,1, 1 Department of Ecosystem and Conservation Sciences, Missoula, MT, USA, The role of fire and fire exclusion in forest nitrogen cycling.
2:50 PM: Mentzer, Jessica*,1, Balser, Teri1, 1 Department of Soil Science, Madison, WI, USA, Global disturbance affecting the micro-scale: Microbial communities and carbon cycling at the JRGCE.
3:10 PM: , BREAK.
3:20 PM: Schimel, Josh1, 1 Dept. EEM Biology, Santa Barbara, CA, USA, Microbes and disturbance: pre-adaptation or long delays?
3:40 PM: Myrold, David*,1, Bottomley, Peter1, 1 Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, Linking soil microbial communities and ecosystem function using reciprocal transfer experiments between forests and meadows.
4:00 PM: McMahon , Katherine*,1, Balser, Teri 1, 1 University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, USA, Bridging the gap between micro- and macroscale perspectives on the role of microbial communities in ecosystem response to disturbance.
4:20 PM: Pettersson, Marie1, Bååth, Erland*,1, 1 Department of Microbial Ecology, Lund, Sweden, Effects of the properties of the bacterial community on structure and function during recolonisation of a humus soil.
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