Contributed Oral Session 107: Soil Biota and Communities
Wednesday, August 10, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Meeting Room 524 B, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
1:30 PM: Frey, Serita*,1, Smith, Heather1, Drijber, Rhae2, Melillo, Jerry 3, 1 University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, USA2 University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, USA3 The Ecosystems Center, Woods Hole, MA, USA, Microbial Community Responses to Soil Warming.
1:50 PM: Cooper, Julia1, Burton, David2, Griffiths, Bryan3, Daniell, Tim3, 1 Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada2 Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Truro, NS, Canada3 Scottish Crop Research Institute, Dundee, UK, Temperature effects on respiration of a 14C-labelled substrate and decomposer community structure.
2:10 PM: Scott-Denton, Laura*,1, Monson, Russell1, 1 University of Colorado-Boulder, Boulder, CO, USA, Spatially-explicit modeling of soil respiration rate in a high-elevation, subalpine forest.
2:30 PM: Barrett, John*,1, Virginia, Ross1, Wall, Diana2, Adams, Bryon3, Cary, Craig4, 1 Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA2 Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory, Ft. Collins, CO, USA3 Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA4 University of Delaware, Lewes, DE, USA, Soil biodiversity and ecosystem functioning across a latitudinal gradient in Victoria Land, Antarctica.
2:50 PM: Gregorich, Ed*,1, Elberling, Bo2, Greenfield, Laurie3, Hopkins, David4, Novis, Phil5, Wardle, David5, 1 Agriculture Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada2 University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark3 University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand4 University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland5 Landcare Research, Lincoln, New Zealand, Antarctic dry valley soil organic matter and microbial communities: Within-valley heterogeneity of composition and function.
3:10 PM: , BREAK.
3:20 PM: Mathieu, Jerome1, Rossi, Jean Pierre2, Mora, Philippe3, Lavelle, Patrick1, Grimaldi, Michel1, Rouland, Corinne1, 1 IRD, Laboratory of tropical soil ecology (LEST), Bondy, France2 INRA, Bordeaux, France3 Univ. of Paris 12, Créteil, France, A multi-scale 'portait' of factors influencing soil macrofauna biodiversity in Amazonia.
3:40 PM: Doblas-Miranda, Enrique*,1, Sánchez-Piñero, Francisco*,1, González-Megías, Adela*,1, 1 Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain, Seasonal variations of soil macroarthropods in a mediterranean arid ecosystem.
4:00 PM: Sarlo, Malena*,1, 2, Potvin, Catherine1, 2, 1 McGill University-, Montreal, Quebec, Canada2 Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute-, Panama, Panama, Earthworms, soil and litter arthropods abundance in a biodiversity tree plantation in the tropics.
4:20 PM: Burke, David*,1, Topa, Mary2, Kretzer, Annette1, 1 State University of New York-Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, New York, USA2 The Holden Arboretum, Kirtland, Ohio, USA, Bacterial diversity in soil associated with ectomycorrhizal root tips of loblolly pine: effects of long-term fertilization.
4:40 PM: Fox, Catherine*,1, Jarvis, Ian2, Joschko, Monika3, 1 Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Harrow, Ontario, Canada2 Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada3 Leibniz-Zentrum - ZALF, Muncheberg, Germany, Predicting soil biota potential population abundance at regional scale.
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