Contributed Oral Session 101: Mammalian Herbivory
Wednesday, August 10, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Meeting Room 520 A, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
1:50 PM: Fortin, Daniel*,1, Morales, Juan2, Boyce, Mark3, 1 Département de biologie, Sainte-Foy, Québec, Canada2 Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Storrs, Connecticut, USA3 Department of Biological Sciences, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Elk winter foraging at fine scales in Yellowstone National Park.
2:10 PM: Bilyeu, Danielle*,1, Hobbs, N. Thompson1, Cooper, David2, Singer, Francis1, 3, Wolf, Evan2, 1 Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Fort Collins, CO, USA2 Department of Forest, Rangeland, and Watershed Stewardship, Fort Collins, CO, 805233 Biological Resources Division, Fort Collins, CO, 80525, Interacting effects of water table and herbivory on willow in Yellowstone National Park.
2:30 PM: Gonzales, Emily*,1, Arcese, Peter1, 1 University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Herbivory explains plant community composition in endangered oak meadows.
2:50 PM: Said, Sonia*,1, Pellerin, Maryline2, Le Corre, Mael3, Widmer, Olivier4, 1 ONCFS CNERA CS, Bar le Duc, France2 CNRS, Beauvoir Sur Niort, France3 CNRS, Beauvoir Sur Niort, France4 ONCFS CNERA CS, Bar le Duc, France, Spatial behavior: Paths of food search in female roe deer (Capreolus capreolus).
3:10 PM: , BREAK.
3:20 PM: Pellerin, Stéphanie*,1, 2, Côté, Steeve2, 3, 4, Huot, Jean2, 3, 4, 1 Institut de recherche en biologie végétale, Montréal, Canada2 Chaire de recherche industrielle CRSNG-Produits forestiers Anticosti Inc., Québec, Canada3 Centre d'études nordiques, Québec, Canada4 Université Laval, Québec, Canada, Long terme effects of deer browsing and trampling on the vegetation of peatlands.
3:40 PM: Tremblay, Jean-Pierre*,1, 2, 3, Huot, Jean1, 2, 3, Potvin, François1, 2, 1 Université Laval, Québec, Québec, Canada2 NSERC - Anticosti Forest Products Industrial Research Chair, Québec, Québec, Canada3 Centre d'études nordiques, Québec, Québec, Canada, Cervid overabundance and the ecological integrity of forest regeneration: are deer impacts directly proportional to their density?
4:00 PM: DeJaco, Carrie*,1, Batzli, George1, 1 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL, The influence of endozoochory by rabbits on early successional grasslands.
4:20 PM: Howe, Henry*,1, Brown, Joel1, Sullivan, Amy, Zorn-Arnold, Barbara1, 1 University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA, What voles can do.
4:40 PM: Martel, Jocelyn*,1, Norrdahl, Kai2, Pöyri, Ville2, 1 York University, Toronto, Canada2 University of Turku, Turku, Finland, Potential roles of variable herbivory pressure and associational resistance/susceptibility in the establishment of riparian buffer zones made of woody plants.
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