WATER, WETLANDS AND WATERSHEDS SEMINAR SERIES FALL 2016

Seminars are Wednesdays, 11:45-12:35, Phelps Lab 101. 

This seminar series is presented by the Howard T. Odum Center for Wetlands, the Water Institute and the Soil & Water Sciences Department.

 

Fall 2016


Aug. 24

Mark Brown, Professor, Environmental Engineering Sciences 
Mark Clark, Associate Professor, Soil and Water Sciences
David Kaplan, Assistant Professor, Environmental Engineering Sciences

Introduction to the seminar series...food for thought


Aug. 31

Nick Ward, Research Scientist, UF Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience, St. Augustine, FL

Net ecosystem exchange of carbon in the lower Amazon River


Sept. 7

Eban Bean, Assistant Professor, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, UF

Urban stormwater retrofits: So what if it rains a little?


Sept. 14

Elizabeth Anderson, co-Director, Tropical Conservation Institute School of Environment, Arts and Society, Florida International University, Miami, FL

Balancing water needs for humans and nature: Lessons from East Africa and the Andean Amazon


Sept. 21

Sivaramakrishnan Balachandar, William F. Powers Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UF

Fundamental multiphase flow simulations of sediment transport - Could they be of relevance and use to ecology, coastal engineering and geosystems


Sept. 28

Kai Lorenzen, Professor, Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, UF

Between a rock and a hard place: counterintuitive interventions help conserve fisheries in Asian rice farming landscapes


Oct. 5

Patrick Christopher Wilson, Professor, Soil and Water Sciences, UF

Pesticide risk assessments for surface water bodies in southern Florida


Oct. 12

Patrick Inglett, Associate Professor, Soil and Water Sciences, UF

What's in Store?: Interactive effects of warming, nutrient- and carbon-limitation on decomposition and greenhouse gas production in wetlands


Oct. 19

Jenet Dooley, Ecologist/Research Analyst, Solstice Canada Corp., Alberta, Canada

The Effect of Human Influence on North Central Florida Soundscapes


Oct. 26

Kenneth J. Sulak, Lead Scientist - Coastal Ecology & Conservation Research Group, Sturgeon Quest Leader, Wetlands and Aquatic Research Center, U.S. Geological Survey, Gainesville, FL

The primordial Suwannee River ecosystem – A tale of irreversible human impact


Nov. 2

Otar Akanyeti, Post-Doctoral Research Associate, UF Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience, St. Augustine, FL

Analysis and Synthesis of Behavior


Nov. 16

Simone Athayde, Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Topical Conservation and Development, UF

Mapping indigenous responses to hydroelectric dam impacts on bio-cultural diversity across the Amazon


 

 

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