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Ecological Thresholds in Aquatic Ecosystems: The Role of Climate Change, Anthropogenic Disturbance, and Invasive Species Progress Review

The Fairmont Washington, DC Hotel
2401 M Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037

June 7 - 8, 2007

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DAY ONE - Thursday, June 7, 2007
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Registration (Dumbarton Room)
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Introductory Remarks (7 pp, 287 K)
Becki Clark, Director, Environmental Science Division, Office of Research and Development (ORD), National Center for Environmental Research (NCER)
Iris Goodman, Project Officer, ORD, NCER
9:00 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. Eutrophication Thresholds - Assessment, Mitigation, and Resilience in Landscapes and Lakes (PDF) (28 pp, 706 K) - D. Collins
9:40 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. A Statistical Methodology for the Detection, Quantification, and Prediction of Ecological Thresholds (PDF) (44 pp, 1.4 MB) - C. Richardson
10:20 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. - 11:10 a.m. Quantifying Stream Ecosystem Resilience To Identify Thresholds for Salmon Recovery (PDF) (37 pp, 988 K) - A. Merenlender
11:10 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. Ecosystem Thresholds and Alternate States in Great Plains Rivers and Streams: Cascading Effects of Anthropogenic Hydrologic Disturbance (PDF)(38 pp, 2.6 MB) - K. Gido
11:50 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. Understanding Ecological Thresholds in Aquatic Ecosystems through Retrospective Analysis (PDF)(31 pp, 870 K) - M. Delong
12:20 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch on your own and Poster setup (Lindens Room)
1:30 p.m. - 2:10 p.m. Quantifying Ecological Thresholds and Resilience in Stream Ecosystems (PDF)(46 pp, 625 K) -
R. Hilderbrand
2:10 p.m. - 2:50 p.m. Land Use/Land Cover Change Thresholds Governing Watershed Stream Water Quality (PDF)(33 pp, 5.6 MB) - B. McGlynn
2:50 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Long-term Data Sets - The Chesapeake Bay and its Major Fisheries(PDF)(11 pp, 668 K) - R. Mann
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Poster Session (Lindens Room)
5:30 p.m. Adjourn (Dinner on your own)
   
DAY TWO - Friday, June 8, 2007
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Registration (Dumbarton Room)
8:30 a.m. - 9:10 a.m. Thresholds and Multiple Stable States in Southern New England Shallow Water Communities (PDF)(46 pp, 914 K) - R. Osman
9:10 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. Retrospective Analysis of a Multidecadal Phytoplankton Time Series in Narragansett Bay: Ecological Threshold Responses to Climate and Nutrient Stressors (PDF)(30 pp, 562 K) - T. Smayda
9:50 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. - 10:55 a.m. Constructing Probability Surfaces of Ecological Changes in Coastal Aquatic Systems Through Retrospective Analysis of Phragmites australis Invasion and Expansion (PDF)(59 pp, 1.0 MB) - D. Whigham
10:55 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. Ecological thresholds and responses of stream benthic communities to heavy metals (PDF)(45 pp, 1.3 MB) - W. Clements
11:30 a.m. - 11:45 p.m. Lunch on your own and check out of the hotel
11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Discussion
  • Synthesis
  • Archiving
  • Relationship to Management
  • Program Office Interests
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Preview for Upcoming RFAs and Projects
1:30 p.m. Adjourn

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