Poster Session 23: Soil Ecology
Wednesday, August 10, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM, Exhibit Hall 220 A-E, Level 2, Palais des congrès de Montréal
Poster # 155. Fissore, Cinzia*,1, Giardina, Christian2, 1 School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science, Houghton, MI, USA2 USDA Forest Service North Central Research Station, Houghton, MI, USA, Effects of mean annual temperature and vegetation type on soil carbon quality in North American forests.
Poster # 156. Mellor, Nathan*,1, Hellerich, Jeff 2, Drijber, Rhae 2, Paul, Eldor*,3, Morris, Sherri*,1, 1 Bradley University Biology Department, Peoria, IL2 University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE3 Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, Carbon Dynamics Following Afforestation of Sandy, Native Prairie.
Poster # 157. Wittenberg, Colleen*,1, McConnaughay, Kelly1, Paul, Eldor2, Heaton, Emily 3, Morris, Sherri1, 1 Bradley University, Peoria, IL, USA2 Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, USA3 University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, USA, Impact of vegetation on active fraction carbon pools.
Poster # 158. Borden, Kara1, BassiriRad, Hormoz1, 1 University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, Anthropogenic nitrogen deposition affects seasonal patterns of soil available nitrogen and distribution between organic and inorganic pools in oak-maple forests.
Poster # 159. Borges, Ashlyn*,1, Johnson, Keith1, McConnaughay, Kelly1, Paul, Eldor2, Conant, Rich2, Morris, Sherri1, 1 Bradley University, Peoria, IL, USA2 Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, USA, Emiquon: Landscape scale differences in carbon and nitrogen dynamics following 80 years of agriculture.
Poster # 160. Bradley, Kate*,1, Drijber, Rhae2, Knops, Jean1, 1 University of Nebraska, School of Biological Sciences, Lincoln, NE2 University of Nebraska, Department of Agronomy and Horticulture, Lincoln, NE, Nitrogen fertilization triggers significant declines in AM fungal abundance-- A field study in ten weeks.
Poster # 161. Brewer, Elizabeth1, Morris, Sherri1, Paul, Eldor2, Robertson, G. 3, 1 Bradley University, Peoria, IL, USA2 Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, USA3 Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA, Relating nitrogen dynamics to carbon stabilization in calcium and nitrogen amended soils.
Poster # 162. Gasser, Dodick1, Lavoie, Martin2, Messier, Christian1, Mauffette, Yves1, 1 Université du Québec à Montréal, Montréal, Qc, Canada2 Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Rouyn-Noranda, Qc, Canada, Rhizodeposition, N cycling and growth of sugar maple and yellow birch seedlings.
Poster # 163. Gustafsson, Maria*,1, von Arnold, Karin1, Stendahl, Johan2, Olsson, Mats2, Klemedtsson, Leif1, 1 Göteborg University, Göteborg, Sweden2 Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden, Total N2O emissions from drained forest histosols in Sweden – an upscaling based on C:N ratios.
Poster # 164. Knoepp, Jennifer1, 1 USDA Forest Service, Coweeta Hydrologic Laboratory, Otto, NC, USA, Soil carbon and nitrogen changes along riparian zone - side slope transects in southern Appalachian first order watersheds.
Poster # 165. Ankumah, Ramble *,1, Thompson, Mieko1, Derant, Michelle2, Parke, Vada1, Williams, Candiss3, Groffman, Peter4, 1 Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL, United States2 Okawood College, Huntsville, AL, United States3 Purdue University, West Lafeyette, IN, United States4 Institute for Ecosystems Studies, Millbrook, New York, United States, Influence of Landuse on selected soil enzyme activity and microbial diversity.
Poster # 166. Bastias, Brigitte*,1, Huang, Zhiqun2, Xu, Zhihong2, Blumfield, Tim 2, Anderson, Ian3, Cairney, John1, Bruns, Tom 4, 1 Centre for Horticulture and Plant Sciences, Penrith South, NSW, Australia2 Centre for Forestry and Horticultural Research, Nathan, QLD, Australia3 The Macaulay Institute, Aberdeen, United Kingdom4 University of California, Berkely, CA, Influence of repeated prescribed burning on soil fungal communities and soil chemistry in an Australian eucalypt forest.
Poster # 167. Bentivenga, Stephen*,, Badtke, Danica, , Successional changes in arbuscular mycorrhizal fungal communities may occur in the absence of host species variation.
Poster # 168. Callaham , Mac*,1, Richter, Daniel2, Hofmockel, Michael2, 1 USDA Forest Service, Athens, GA, USA2 Nicholas School of the Environment, Durham, NC, USA, Long-term land use effects on soil invertebrate communities in Southern Piedmont soils.
Poster # 169. Costello, Elizabeth*,1, Schmidt, Steven1, 1 Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Boulder, CO, USA, Diversity and Distribution of Novel Chloroflexi from Saturated Alpine Tundra Wet Meadow Soil.
Poster # 170. Kelly, Charlene1, Cumming, Jonathan*,1, 1 Department of Biology, Morgantown, WV, USA, Pinus virginiana succession influences soils and arbuscular mycorrhizae of a serpentine grassland.
Poster # 171. DeBellis, Tonia1, Kernaghan, Gavin*,2, Widden, Paul1, 1 Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada2 Université Laval, Ste.-Foy, Quebec, Canada, Plant community influences on terrestrial fungi in boreal-mixed wood forests.
Poster # 172. Fujita, Ai*,1, 3, 5, Miambi, Edouard2, 3, Tholen, Anne3, Boga, Hamadi3, 4, Brune, Andreas3, 5, 1 Graduate School of Environmental Earth Sciences, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan3 Department of Biology, University of Konstanz, 78457, Konstanz, Germany5 Department of Biogeochemistry, Max Planck Institute for Terrestrial Microbiology, Marburg, Germany2 Université Paris XII-Val de Marne, Paris, France4 Botany Department, Jomo Kenyata University, Nairobi, Kenya, Symbiotic digestion of humic substances by soil-feeding termites and their intestinal microbiota.
Poster # 173. Gargas, Andrea*,1, Landis, Frank *,2, 1 University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI2 University of Akron, Akron, OH, ITS2 rDNA secondary structure defines species-specific probe regions for fungi.
Poster # 174. Gonzalez, Javier*,1, Halvorson, Jonathan1, 1 Appalachian Farming Systems Research Center, USDA-ARS, Beaver, WV, Patterns of recovery of Bradford total protein (glomalin) from Appalachian soils: Effects of land use, depth and extraction reagent.
Poster # 175. Hersh, Michelle1, Vilgalys, Rytas1, Clark, James1, 1 Duke University, Durham, NC, United States, Molecular analysis of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi associated with two Southeastern tree species.
Poster # 176. Holmes, Chris*,1, Nowak, Robert1, Young, Michael2, 1 University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, Nevada, U.S.A.2 Desert Research Institute, Las Vegas, NV, Intact biological soil crust does not affect soil moisture content in the Mojave Desert.
Poster # 177. Housman, David*,1, Belnap, Jayne1, Darby, Brian2, Neher, Deborah2, 1 USGS-Canyonlands Research Station, Moab2 University of Vermont, Burlington, Islands of fertility in deserts: do biological crusts affect their formation?
Poster # 178. Kageyama, Stacie*,1, Bottomley, Peter1, Cromack, Kermit 1, Myrold, David 1, 1 Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, USA, Changes in soil fungal communities across meadow-forest transects in the Western Cascades Mountains of Oregon, USA.
Poster # 179. Knorr, Melissa*,1, Frey, Serita1, Zak, Don2, 1 University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA2 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, Fungal and Bacterial Derived Organic Matter in Forest Stands Exposed to Elevated Carbon Dioxide and Ozone.
Poster # 180. Lilly, Paul*,1, 1 State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, NY, Naturally occurring and lime-induced differences in the chemistry of northern hardwood forest soils.
Poster # 181. Loecke, Terrance*,1, Robertson, G. Philip1, 1 Kellogg Biological Station, Hickory Corners, MI, Spatial aggregation of soil resources affects decomposition, plant growth, and root proliferation.
Poster # 182. Lteif, Arlette*,1, Whalen, Joann1, Camire, Claude2, Bradley, Robert3, 1 Mcgill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada2 Université Laval, Laval, Quebec, Canada3 Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada, Microbial activity in a hybrid poplar plantation as influenced by fertilization.
Poster # 183. McCormick, Melissa*,1, van den Heuvel, Ronald1, Whigham, Dennis1, Filley, Timothy2, Edwards, Chris2, 1 Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Edgewater, Maryland, USA2 Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA, Soil fungal communities in successional and mature deciduous forests in Maryland: heterogeneity and implications for an ecological understanding of mycorrhizal interactions.
Poster # 184. Melecis, Viesturs1, Jucevica, Edite 1, Salmane, Ineta1, Ventins, Janis1, 1 Institute of Biology, Salaspils, Latvia, Influence of climate warming on soil mesofauna of coniferous forests of temperate latitudes.
Poster # 185. Franklin, Rima1, Mills, Aaron *,1, 2, 1 NASA Space Life Sciences Lab, Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA2 University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA, Relationship of microbial community structure and soil microenvironment: determining important controls on the distribution of organisms using multi-scale spatial analysis.
Poster # 186. Moron-Rios, Alejandro*,1, 1 ECOSUR, Sn. Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, México, Soil macrofauna of two successional evergreen cloud forest stages from the Reserva Biologica Cerro Huitepec, San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico.
Poster # 187. Pendergast, Thomas*,1, Carson, Walter1, 1 University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, Soil community feedbacks in an old-field model system.
Poster # 188. Picone, Christopher*,1, 1 Fitchburg State College, Fitchburg, MA, USA, Identities of plant species and functional groups determine spore communities of mycorrhizal fungi in grassland and agriculture.
Poster # 189. Rotheray, Timothy*,1, Jones, Hefin1, Muller, Carsten1, Boddy, Lynne1, 1 Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK, Collembola grazing during fungal interactions.
Poster # 190. Smith, Candice1, Randolph, J. C.1, 1 Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, The effects of nutrient additions and tree species on the soil microbial community of a temperate hardwood forest.
Poster # 191. Song, Yufang1, 1 Key Laboratory of Terrestrial Ecological Process, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang, Liaoning, China, Ecological diagnosis on sediments of petrol eum wastewater irrigation channel.
Poster # 192. Swedo, Barbara 1, Reynolds, H1, 1 Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, Plant-Microbe Associations: investigating controls on microbial community composition in restored and remnant grassland communities.
Poster # 193. Waldrop, Mark*,1, Harden, Jennifer1, Manies, Kristen1, 1 United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA, Fungal community composition and function in boreal forest soils: landscape controls and feedback to ecosystem processes.
Poster # 194. Whalen, Joann*,1, Kulhanek, Ales1, 2, Lacombe, Simon1, 1 Macdonald Campus, McGill University, Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC, Canada2 National Institute of Public Health, Prague, Czech Republic, Marking earthworms with rubidium for release-recapture studies.
Poster # 195. Wilson, Melanie*,1, Adl, Sina*,1, 1 Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, canada, Impact of nematode fungivory on mycorrhizal/seedling (Pinus strobus) microcosms.
Poster # 196. Kwak, Y.S.*,1, Hwangbo, J.K.1, Yoon, H.C.2, Kang, S.J.2, Kang, J.S.2, 1 Research Istitute Industrial Science & Tecnology, Gwangyang, Chollanamdo, Korea2 POSCO Engineering & Construction Co.,Ltd., Hwasung, Gyunggi-do, Korea, Development of sewage sludge and slag pelletizing systems available for landscape management and soil amendments.
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