Tuesday, August 8, 5:00-6:30 pm
Poster Session 9 - Restoration and conservation ecology and ecosystem management
Exhibit Hall, Ballroom Level, Cook Convention Center
Poster # 51. Miesel, Jessica*,1, Boerner, Ralph1, Skinner, Carl2, 1 Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA2 U.S.D.A. Forest Service, Redding, CA, USA, A comparison of belowground impacts of two thinning prescriptions for ecological restoration in a California mixed-conifer ecosystem.
Poster # 52. Bay, Robin1, Meehan, Margaret*,1, Sher, Anna1, 2, 1 University of Denver, Denver, CO2 Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, CO, Modeling revegetation success after tamarisk (Tamarix spp.) and Russian olive (Elaeagnus angustifolia) removal in the southwestern, US.
Poster # 53. Hansen, Michael*,1, Gibson, David1, 1 Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Carbondale, IL, Is ecological restoration successful? An assessment of a prairie restoration in northern Illinois, US.
Poster # 54. Giai, Carla*,1, Callaham, Mac2, Boerner, Ralph1, 1 Ohio State University, Columbus, OH2 USDA Forest Service, Southern Research Station, Athens, GA, Viewing forest restoration from belowground: linkages among restoration treatments, microbial communities, earthworms, and soil organic matter.
Poster # 55. Barnes, Melanie*,1, Marshall, Diane1, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, The genetics of restoration: a reciprocal transplant experiment with winterfat (Krascheninnikovia lanata).
Poster # 56. Enright, Stephanie*,1, Cipollini, Don1, 1 Wright State University, Dayton, OH, Garlic mustard: the beginning of its demise?
Poster # 57. Barto, Kathryn*,1, Cipollini, Don1, 1 Wright State University, Dayton, OH, Native plant and mycorrhizae establishment after garlic mustard removal: implications for restoration.
Poster # 58. Gilland, Keith*,1, Keiffer, Carolyn1, McCarthy, Brian2, 1 Miami University, Middletown, OH2 Ohio University, Athens, OH, Seed production of forest-grown American chestnut, Castanea dentata in West Salem, Wisconsin.
Poster # 59. Hall, Sarah*,1, Barton, Christopher1, 1 University of Kentucky, Department of Forestry, Lexington, KY, From icon to upstart: seed banks as restoration tools on surface-mined lands.
Poster # 60. Martin, Katherine1, 2, Kirkman, L. Katherine2, 1 University of Georgia, Athens, GA2 J.W. Jones Ecological Research Center, Newton, GA, The role of the seedbank in depressional wetland restoration within the longleaf pine ecosystem.
Poster # 62. Stewart, William*,1, Meiners, Scott1, 1 Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL, The effects of source population size on plant performance in a prairie restoration.
Poster # 63. Lane, Diana*,1, Beltman, Douglas1, 1 Stratus Consulting, Inc.; firstname.lastname@example.org, Boulder, CO, Quantifying benefits of salmon restoration for compensatory restoration scaling.
Poster # 64. Hovick, Stephen*,1, Reinartz, James2, 1 University of Georgia, Athens, GA2 University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, Restoring forest in wetlands dominated by reed canarygrass: the effects of pre-planting treatments on early survival.
Poster # 65. Yuan, Hsiao-Wei*,1, Wang, Yi-Ping1, Siefferman, Lynn2, Wang, Yuan-Jyun1, 1 National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan2 Indiana University, Inidiana, Indiana, USA, Effects of breeding colony site restoration of blue-tailed bee-eaters (Merops philippinus).
Poster # 66. Pendergrass, Tyra*,1, McKenna, Mary1, 1 Howard University, Washington, DC, Survivorship of Alyssum hyperaccumulators under natural field conditions.
Poster # 67. Ghassemzadeh, Fereshteh*,1, Alavi Moghadam, Mohammad Reza2, Arbab Zavar, Mohammad Hossein1, Babaee, Yasaman2, 1 Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, IRAN2 Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, IRAN, Uptake of arsenic by macroalgae: phytoremediation.
Poster # 68. Muñoz-Urias, Alejandro*,1, Romo-Campos, Rosa de L.1, Contreras-Rodriguez, Sergio1, Huerta-Martinez, Martin1, 1 Universidad de Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, Effect of vermicompost in the establishment and growth of Aeschynomene americana in abandoned mine-spoil.
Poster # 69. Williams, Ernest1, Pfitsch, William1, 1 Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, USA, Tree removal expands habitat for lupine and frosted elfin butterfly.
Poster # 70. Melnechuk, Maria *,1, Andre, John 2, Zollner, Doug1, 1 The Nature Conservancy, Little Rock, AR2 USDA Forest Service, Hector, AR, Woodland restoration in the Ozarks.
Poster # 71. Perchemlides, Keith1, Muir, Patricia*,1, 1 Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, Impacts of fuel reduction and restoration thinning on oak and chaparral plant communities of southwestern OR.
Poster # 72. Trakhtenbrot, Ana*,1, Kadmon, Ronen1, 1 The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, Jerusalem, Israel, The effectiveness of cluster analysis based on environmental factors in representing species diversity.
Poster # 73. Anderson, M Rebecca*,1, Loew, Sabine1, 1 Illinois State University, Normal, IL, Separating the effects of population size and plant size on reproductive output of American ginseng.
Poster # 74. Hooge, Philip1, Meier, Thomas1, Owen, Patricia1, Tyrrell, Lucy*,1, 1 Denali National Park and Preserve, Denali Park, AK, An integrated study of capacity of the Denali Park Road.
Poster # 75. Homyak, Peter*,1, Yanai, Ruth1, Burns, Douglas2, Germain, Rene1, Briggs, Russell1, 1 SUNY-ESF, Syracuse, NY, USA2 USGS, Troy, NY, USA, Woodchips: a potential best management practice to protect water quality following forestry operations.
Poster # 76. Acosta Suárez, Jorge 1, Sell, Marcia*,1, Acosta Suárez, Pablo *,, 1 Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, Methodological alternative on territorial planning formulation to indigenous reservations of Colombia.
Poster # 77. Ferreira da Silva , Alzira Maria *,1, Araújo Neto, Mario Diniz 1, 1 University of Brasilia, Brasil, Indigenous lands on Brazilian Legal Amazon and the environmental management.
Poster # 78. Christofidis, Marina*,1, Catalano de Sousa, Maria Raquel1, 1 University of Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil, Social participation in water resourses management: the law and the practice.
Poster # 79. Narog, Marcia*,1, 1 USDA Forest Service, Riverside, CA, USA, Historical land use affects post-fire vegetation development.
Poster # 80. Munson, Seth*,1, Lauenroth, William1, 1 Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, Plant community and ecosystem change on Conservation Reserve Program lands in northeastern Colorado.
Poster # 81. MacKenzie, Mark*,1, Kleiner, Kevin1, Hogland, John2, Silvano, Amy1, Grand, James3, 1 Auburn University, Auburn, AL2 Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation, Missoula, MT3 USGS, Auburn, AL, A map of the ecological systems of the East Gulf Coastal Plain based on satellite imagery.
Poster # 82. Rosenfeld, Kristen*,1, Bartel Sexton, Rebecca1, Wentworth, Thomas1, 1 North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, Population viability and status of the threatened beach plant Amaranthus pumilus (seabeach amaranth).
Poster # 83. Evans, Paige*,1, Pai, Aswini1, Morrison, Katy1, 1 St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY, Recovery of the medicinal herb Coptis trifolia in old growth and second growth forests in northern New York.
Poster # 84. Bossart, Janice*,1, Opuni-Frimpong, Emmanuel2, 3, Kuudaar, Sylvester2, Nkrumah, Elvis2, 1 Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA2 Forestry Research Institute of Ghana, Kumasi, Ghana3 Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI, Butterfly assemblages in Afrotropical forest fragments: distance from edge determines community composition.
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