Symposium 21: Resource pulses in space and time: Linking species, communities and ecosystems
Organized by: LH Yang, MJ Vanni, WH Nowlin , and KA Schmidt
Thursday, August 11, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Meeting Room 517 C, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
1:30 PM: Yang, Louie*,1, 1 University of California-Davis, Davis, CA, USA, Resource pulses in space and time: Introduction and overview.
1:50 PM: Schmidt, Kenneth*,1, Ostfeld, Richard, 1 Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, 79409, Numerical and functional effects within a resource pulse driven community: Consequences for indirect interactions among prey.
2:10 PM: Anderson, Wendy*,1, Wait, Alexander2, 1 Drury University, Springfield, MO, USA2 Southwest Missouri State University, Springfield, MO, USA, Pulsed vs. subsidized communities: Similar, different, or inseparable in a hyperarid system?
2:30 PM: Stapp, Paul*,1, Polis, Gary2, 1 Department of Biological Science, Fullerton, CA, USA2 Department of Environmental Science and Policy, Davis, CA, USA, Spatial and temporal subsidies to insular communities in the Gulf of California.
2:50 PM: Ostfeld, Richard*,1, Schmidt, Kenneth1, 2, Schauber, Eric1, 3, Canham, Charles1, Keesing, Felicia1, 4, Jones, Clive1, 1 Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, NY, USA2 Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, USA3 Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL, USA4 Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, USA, Pulsed acorn production and consumer communities: Linearities, nonlinearities, and feedbacks.
3:10 PM: , BREAK.
3:20 PM: Nowlin, Weston*,1, Stevens, M. Henry1, Vanni, Michael1, Gonzalez, Maria1, Valente, Jonathon1, Fields, Matthew1, 1 Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, USA, Effects of a pulsed allochthonous subsidy from a 17-year periodical cicada emergence on woodland pond communities.
3:40 PM: Gende, Scott*,1, Hood, Eran2, 1 National Park Service, Juneau2 University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau, Spawning salmon as a nutrient pulse to Pacific Rim riparian ecosystems.
4:00 PM: Vanni, Michael*,1, Hale, Scott2, Renwick, William1, 1 Miami University, Oxford, OH, USA2 Ohio Division of Wildlife, Hebron, OH, USA, Watersheds and omnivorous fish as sources of pulsed and non-pulsed nutrients for lake phytoplankton communities.
4:20 PM: Holt, Robert1, 1 University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA, Temporal pulses and spatial subsidies: Theoretical perspectives on commonalities, contrasts, and connections.
4:40 PM: , PANEL DISCUSSION AND SYNTHESIS.
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