WATER, WETLANDS AND WATERSHEDS SEMINAR SERIES

Seminars are Wednesdays, 11:45-12:35, Phelps Lab 101. Bring a brown bag lunch if you'd like.

The public is welcome and students may register for 1 credit: ENV 6935 or SWS 6932, or online: contact mjsisk@ufl.edu for section #.

See seminar titles below for links to the seminar recordings once available. 

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

 

Fall 2017


Aug. 23

Christine Angelini, Assistant Professor, EES
Mark Clark, Associate Professor, SWS
David Kaplan, Assistant Professor, EES

Introduction to the seminar series...food for thought


Aug. 30

Greg Kiker Associate Professor, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, UF
Steve Leitman, Waters Without Borders; Adjunct Professor, Urban & Regional Planning, FSU

Can we have our lakes and drink them, too? Water resources modeling in the complex and conflicted Apalachicola/Chattahoochee/Flint River Basin


Sept. 6

Alexander J. ("AJ") Reisinger, Assistant Professor, Soil and Water Sciences, UF

Connectivity and biogeochemistry within urban landscapes: Examples from the Baltimore Ecosystem Study


Sept. 13 - CANCELLED

Jehangir H. Bhadha (Jango), Assistant Professor, Soil and Water Sciences, UF Everglades Research & Education Center, Belle Glade, FL

Phosphorus management through sustainable agricultural practices


Sept. 20

Miles Medina, PhD Candidate, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, UF

Diagnosing drivers of environmental noncompliance in constructed treatment wetlands: A nonlinear dynamics approach


Sept. 27

Masanori Fujimoto, Research Assistant Professor, Soil and Water Sciences, UF

Nutrient cycles mediated by microbes in the Everglades Stormwater Treatment Areas


Oct. 4

James Jawitz, Professor, Soil and Water Sciences, UF

Through the hidden veins of the earth: How do water and solutes get to Silver Springs?


Oct. 11

Matthew Cohen, Associate Professor, School of Forest Resources & Conservation, UF

On light and limitation: Controls on primary production in flowing waters


Oct. 18

Elise Morrison, PhD Candidate, Soil and Water Sciences, UF

Microbial community structure within tropical and subtropical peatlands


Oct. 25

Nathan Reaver, Graduate Fellow, Environmental Engineering Sciences, UF

Swept Away: Interactions between hydrology and primary producers in Florida Springs


Nov. 1

Katie Glodzik, PhD Candidate, Environmental Engineering Sciences, UF

Saltwater intrusion and hydrologic change impacts to Florida's Big Bend coastal wetlands


Nov. 8

Charlie Martin, Research Assistant Professor, UF/IFAS Nature Coast Biological Station, Cedar Key, FL

Effects of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill on estuarine fauna and flora: Incorporating an experimental approach to determine coastal resiliency


Nov. 15

Amy Langston, PhD Candidate, Environmental Engineering Sciences, UF

Effects of climate change and top-down biotic controls on coastal forest trajectories on Florida’s Big Bend coast


Nov. 29

Jiangxiao Qiu, Assistant Professor, School of Forest Resources & Conservation, UF Ft. Lauderdale Research & Education Center, Davie, FL

Alternative futures for ecosystem service dynamics and tradeoffs in an agriculture-dominated watershed


 

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