Contributed Oral Session 35: Invasive Species: Great Lakes Area
Monday, August 8, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Meeting Room 524 B, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
1:30 PM: Mercado-Silva, Norman*,1, Vander Zanden, Jake1, Maxted, Jeffrey1, Olden, Julian1, 1 Center for Limnology, Madison, Wisconsin, USA, Predictive model of exotic rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) distribution in inland lakes of the Great Lakes region.
1:50 PM: Ward, Colette*,1, Ricciardi, Anthony2, Whoriskey, Frederick3, 1 University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, Canada2 McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada3 Atlantic Salmon Federation, St. Andrews, NB, Canada, Diet shift in Yellow Perch (Perca flavescens) following invasion by dreissenid mussels of the St. Lawrence River.
2:10 PM: Krkosek, Martin *,1, 2, Lewis, Mark1, 2, 1 Centre for Mathematical Biology, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada2 Department of Biological Sciences, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Dreissenid competition: Local exclusion and metapopulation coexistence driven by source-sink dynamics.
2:30 PM: Muirhead, Jim*,1, MacIsaac, Hugh1, 1 University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada, Life-history variation and the dispersal of invasive species in Ontario lakes.
2:50 PM: Johnson, Ladd*,1, Bossenbroek, Jonathan2, Kraft, Clifford3, 1 Département de biologie & Québec-Océan, Québec, QC, Canada2 Department of Biological Sciences, Notre Dame, IN, USA3 Department of Natural Resources, Ithaca, NY, USA, Patterns and pathways of the post-establishment spread of non-indigenous aquatic species across multiple spatial and temporal extents: the slowing invasion of inland lakes by the zebra mussel.
3:10 PM: , BREAK.
3:20 PM: Jones, Lisa*,1, Ricciardi, Anthony1, 1 McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada, Predicting the occurrence and abundance of invasive mussels in a large river.
3:40 PM: Schulz, Kimberly*,1, Mayer, Christine2, Ji, Xinli1, Qin, Peibing3, 1 SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, NY2 University of Toledo, Toledo, OH3 Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, Low P and High F: Testing for stoichiometric and ecosystem effects of phosphorus abatement and bivalve filtration.
4:00 PM: Scheele, Carrie*,1, Knoll, Lesley2, Hall, Donald1, 1 Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI2 Miami University, Oxford, OH, Zebra mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) increase the growth rates of adult bluegill sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus) in inland Michigan lakes.
4:20 PM: Wilson, Karen*,1, Howell, E. Todd2, Jackson, Donald1, 1 University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada2 Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Toronto, ON, Canada, Detecting long-term change in lake conditions with benthic invertebrate communities: the role of invasive species.
4:40 PM: Ward, Jessica*,1, Ricciardi, Anthony1, 1 McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, A meta-analysis of the effects of invasive mussels on freshwater benthic communities.
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