Contributed Oral Session 36: Late Breaking and Newsworthy Research: Distribution; Disturbance
Monday, August 8, 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Meeting Room 524 C, Level 5, Palais des congrès de Montréal
1:30 PM: Zhu, Jiao-jun1, Li, Xiu-fen1, 2, Liu, Zu-gen1, 2, Gonda, Yutaka3, Matsuzaki, Takeshi3, 1 Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Science, Shenyang, Liaoning Province, China2 Graduate School of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China3 Faculty of Agriculture, Niigata University, Niigata, Japan, Factors influencing the damage of a montane secondary forest induced by snow/wind in northeastern China.
1:50 PM: Graham, Catherine*,1, Elith, Jane 2, 1 Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY2 The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, Testing alternative methodologies for modeling species' ecological niches and predicting geographic distributions.
2:10 PM: Cabrera-García, Leonardo*,1, Seutin, Gilles2, 1 McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada2 Parks Canada, Hull, Quebec, Canada, Multiple scale analysis informs habitat management for the endangered Sierra Madre Sparrow.
2:30 PM: Parachnowitsch, Amy*,, Caruso, Christina, , Is there conflicting selection on floral traits by plant mutualists and antagonists?
2:50 PM: Yang, Suann*,1, Yang, Sylvia2, Pascual, Francis1, Bishop, John4, 1 Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, United States2 Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States4 , Role of community context in a seed dispersal mutualism.
3:10 PM: , BREAK.
3:20 PM: forey, Estelle*,1, Touzard, Blaise 1, Lortie, Chris2, Michalet, Richard1, 1 Université Bordeaux 1, Talence, France2 York University, Toronto, Canada., The importance of plant interactions along a disturbance gradient in French coastal dunes.
3:40 PM: Müller, Michael*,1, Ratz, Armin1, Wissel, Christian1, Grimm, Volker1, 1 UFZ, Leipzig, Germany, Indirect evidence for self-organized criticality in forest fire.
4:00 PM: Artzy-Randrup, Yael*,1, Stone, Lewi2, 1 Biomathematics Unit, Department of Zoology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv2 Biomathematics Unit, Department of Zoology, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Regulating processes in open marine systems.
4:20 PM: Atallah, Youssef*,1, Bocker, Reinhard1, 1 University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany, Vegetation structure and biodiversity in Mediterranean ecosystems: A comparative study from Lebanon and California.
4:40 PM: Ali, Zulfiqar1, Akhtar, Muhammad2, Akbar Khan, Muhammad4, 1 All kinds of the ecological studies of the area, Lahore, Pakistan2 Critical Analysis, Lahore, Pakistan4 , Ecological studies of Uchalli Wetlands Complex, Pakistan with a note on their deteriorating status and conservation.
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