Monday, August 7, 5:00-6:30 pm
Poster Session 5 - Landscape and ecosystem ecology
Exhibit Hall, Ballroom Level, Cook Convention Center
Poster # 124. Carlson, Chrissa*,1, Cadenasso, Mary2, Barrett, Gary1, 1 Institute of Ecology, Athens, Georgia, USA2 Hixon Center for Urban Ecology, New Have, Connecticut, USA, The relationship between breeding bird diversity in urban forest patches and the human-mediated resources located in the surrounding residential matrix.
Poster # 125. Temple, Susan*,1, Allak, Amir2, Kelley, Allison 3, Lumbi, Zamda1, Ditzler, Kristin1, Wilson, James4, Cocking, Dean1, 1 James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA2 University of Virginia Medical School, Charlottesville, VA3 Augusta Medical Center, Fishersville, VA4 Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, Utilization of a landscape level airborne mercury survey network to evaluate residual contamination from agricultural use in the Shenandoah Valley, VA.
Poster # 126. Lumbi, Zamda*,1, Allak, Amir2, Kelley, Allison3, Wilson, James 4, Cocking, Dean1, 1 James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA2 University of Virginia Medical School, Charlottesville, VA3 Augusta Medical Center, Fishersville, VA4 Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, Spatial distribution of airborne mercury in an urban landscape as related to point source river contamination in Waynesboro, VA.
Poster # 127. Lookingbill, Todd*,1, Carter, Shawn2, Schmit, John Paul2, Ferrari, Joseph1, 1 University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Frostburg, MD, USA2 NPS Center for Urban Ecology, Washington, DC, USA, A multi-staged approach to defining monitoring targets in a fragmented urban landscape.
Poster # 128. Kalkhan, Mohammed*,1, Stohlgren, Thomas, 1 Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory (NESB- B236), Fort Collins, Colorado, USA, The effects of plot size on scale and patterns of plant species richness: a landscape-scale assessment approach using geospatial information and geostatistics.
Poster # 129. Smith, Daniel*,1, Hoctor, Thomas2, Noss, Reed1, 1 University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL2 University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, Restoring functional landscape connectivity in northwest Florida: the Nokuse Plantation linkage.
Poster # 130. Rodenbeck, Brian*,1, 1 University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, Bird populations in geographically isolated freshwater marshes: the importance of patch area and isolation on habitat utilization.
Poster # 131. Li, Wei*,1, Stevens, M. Henry1, 1 Miami University, Oxford, OH, The impacts of area, isolation, and dissimilarity on coexistence along a productivity gradient.
Poster # 133. Madson, Stephanie*,1, Rachel, Gary*,2, Hinckley, Thomas1, Markewitz, Daniel2, 1 College of Forest Resources, Seattle, WA, USA2 Warnell School of Forest Resources, Athens, GA, USA, Rapid assessment of ecosystem condition within southeastern and northwestern forest stands using the Ecosystem Services Scorecard.
Poster # 134. Alvarez-Yepis, Juan Carlos*,1, Martinez-Yrizar, Angelina1, 1 Institute of Ecology, UNAM, Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico, Does history make the difference?: Land use practices and the ever-changing tropical dry forest of Sonora, Mexico.
Poster # 135. Klubnikin, Kheryn*,1, Arthaud, Greg*,1, 1 USDA Forest Service Research & Development, Rosslyn, VA, Where the deer, the antelope, and the snowmobiles play: ecoregions and ownership.
Poster # 136. Cappellato, Rosanna*,1, Bohnert, Kenneth1, 1 Rhodes College, Memphis, TN, Valuation of ecosystem services of Overton Park, Memphis, TN.
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