Contributed Oral Session 153: Forest Soils and Nutrient Cycling
Friday, August 12, 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM, Meeting Room 514 A, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
8:00 AM: Murphy, Meaghan*,1, Potvin, Catherine1, 2, 1 Department of Biology, Montreal, QC, Canada2 Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Panama City, Panama, Biotic and abiotic controls on soil respiration in a tropical tree diversity plantation.
8:20 AM: Black, Dawn*,1, Brown, Kim1, 1 Ohio University, Athens, OH, United States of America, The effects of small-scale silviculture on soil CO2 efflux and soil temperature in mixed oak forests of southeastern Ohio.
8:40 AM: McGlynn, Terrence*,1, Clark, Deborah2, Fawcett, Ryan1, Salinas, Daniel1, Esparza, Alexandria1, 1 University of San Diego, San Diego, CA2 University of Missouri - St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, Support for the growth rate hypothesis in a terrestrial detrital community.
9:00 AM: Eissenstat, David*,1, Withington, Jennifer1, Comas, Louise1, Bauerle, Taryn 1, Goebel, Marc1, Lakso, Alan2, 1 Intercollege Graduate Program in Ecology, University Park, PA, USA2 New York State Experiment Station, Geneva, NY, USA, Misconceptions on Seasonal Patterns of Root Growth in Woody Plants.
9:20 AM: Li, Liguang*,1, 2, He, Xingyuan1, Li, Xiuzhen*,1, 1 Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang2 Graduate school of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, Quantitative determination of the depth of edge influence on soil moisture of forest in upper reaches of Minjiang River, China.
9:40 AM: , BREAK.
9:50 AM: Pocewicz, Amy*,1, Morgan, Penelope1, Kavanagh, Kathleen1, 1 University of Idaho, Moscow, ID, Effects of forest edges and adjacent land use on nitrogen dynamics in northern Idaho forests.
10:10 AM: Barron, Alexander *,1, Hedin, Lars1, 1 Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, 08544, Dynamic control of nitrogen fixation by Inga spp. in a lowland tropical forest, Panama.
10:30 AM: Brookshire, E.N.J.*,1, Valett, H.M.1, Webster, J.R.1, Thomas, S.A.2, 1 Department of Biology, Blacksburg, VA, USA2 Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Ithaca, NY, USA, Increased export of dissolved organic nitrogen from forest watersheds across a gradient of chronic atmospheric loading.
10:50 AM: Gartner, Tracy*,1, 2, Treseder, Kathleen1, Malcolm, Glenna2, Sinsabaugh, Robert3, 1 University of California-Irvine, Irvine, CA2 Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA3 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, Fire, fertilization and rhizosphere effects on extracellular enzyme activity in boreal forest soil.
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