Contributed Oral Session 50: Restoration Management and Modeling
Tuesday, August 9, 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Meeting Room 521 A, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
8:00 AM: Lopes, Vicente*,1, 1 Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, Watershed science: An emerging paradigm for linking social and natural sciences.
8:20 AM: Wozniak, Jeffrey *,1, Dewsbury, Bryan 1, Gibson, Patrick 1, Goss, Chuck 1, Green, David 1, Iwaniec, David 1, 1 Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA, Evaluation of ecosystem processes to analyze landscape management boundaries.
8:40 AM: Busch, David1, 1 U. S. Geological Survey, Portland, OR, USA, Adaptive ecosystem monitoring: Answers and questions relating to the determination of status and trend associated with implementing ecoregional initiatives.
9:00 AM: Breitburg, Denise*,1, Adamack, Aaron2, Fulford, Richard1, Jordan, Thomas 1, Weller, Donald1, Lipton, Douglas3, Nice, Alex 4, Lung, Wu-seng4, Rose, Kenneth2, 1 Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Edgewater, MD2 Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA3 University of Maryland, College Park, MD4 University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, The importance of scale and location to the ecological and economic benefits of restoration.
9:20 AM: Grundel, Ralph*,1, Pavlovic, Noel1, 1 U.S. Geological Survey, Porter, Indiana, USA, Selecting landscape composition targets during restoration of degraded oak savannas.
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9:50 AM: Bragg, Don*,1, 1 USDA Forest Service, Monticello, AR, US, Institutional biases influencing the ecological interpretation of General Land Office public land survey notes.
10:10 AM: Gao, Qiong*,1, Yu, Mei2, Zhang, Xinshi1, 1 MOE Key Lab of Environmental Change and Disasters, Beijing, China2 Institute of Botany, Beijing, China, Connecting global change studies to ecosystem restoration and management using cross-scale modelling.
10:30 AM: Minchin, Peter*,1, Folk, Monica2, Gordon, Doria3, 1 Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, Illinois2 The Nature Conservancy, Kissimmee, Florida3 The Nature Conservancy, Gainesville, Florida, Trajectory Analysis: A new statistical tool for the assessment of success in community restoration.
10:50 AM: Wiersma, Yolanda*,1, Nudds, Thomas*,1, 1 University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada, The effect of spatial scale on reserve design in Canada.
11:10 AM: Coles-Ritchie, Marc*,1, Whitbeck, Kristen1, 1 US Forest Service, Logan, UT, USA, Evaluation of plant identification accuracy and implications for riparian monitoring.
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