Skip to main content

WATER, WETLANDS AND WATERSHEDS SEMINAR SERIES

Seminars are Wednesdays, 11:45am-12:35pm, 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, SWS 4932, or SWS 6932, or online: contact mjsisk@ufl.edu for SWS 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.

Spring 2020


Jan. 8

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

Introduction to the seminar series...food for thought


Jan. 15

Tracy Fanara, Program Manager, Environmental Health, Mote Marine Laboratory

Combating Chaos through Community, Communication, and Conservation


Jan. 22

Daniel Canfield, Professor, Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, UF

Restoration of Lake Okeechobee - Mission Impossible!!!!!!!


Jan. 29

Chris Martinez, Associate Professor, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, UF

Improving Dry Season Hydrological Forecasts by Utilities of the Florida Water and Climate Alliance using Remotely Sensed Data and Regional Climate Models


Feb. 5

Todd Bridges, Senior Research Scientist U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Vicksburg, MS

Engineering With Nature for Sustainable Systems


Feb. 12

Amanda Subalusky, Assistant Professor, Department of Biology, UF

Using Experimental Streams to Understand Animal Effects on Stream Ecosystems


Feb. 19

Peter N. Adams, Associate Professor, Department of Geological Sciences, UF

Hurricane-Driven Dune Retreat and Inhibited Beach Recovery at Matanzas Inlet, Florida Atlantic Coast


Feb. 26

No Seminar - UF Water Institute Symposium


Mar. 11

Mathew Liebold, Professor, Department of Biology, UF

Rethinking Metacommunity Ecology and Community Assembly of Plankton in Lakes


Mar. 18

Mark Brown, Professor Emeritus, Environmental Engineering Sciences, UF

Life Cycle Inventory of the USA Seafood Supply Chain: Progress to date


Mar. 25

Michal Kowalewski, Curator and Professor, Jon L. and Beverly A. Thompson Chair of Invertebrate Paleontology, Florida Museum of Natural History, UF

Tales Told by Old Shells: Paleobiological Approaches to Historical Ecology and Conservation


April. 1

Jonathan Judy, Assistant Professor, Soil and Water Sciences, UF

Ultrafine Particulate/Colloidal Nutrient Transport and its Potential Importance to Landscape-Scale Nutrient Fluxes


April. 8

Royal Gardner,  Professor of Law and Director, Institute for Biodiversity Law and Policy, Stetson University, Gulfport, FL

POTUS, SCOTUS, and WOTUS: The Clean Water Act in the Era of Trump


April. 15

Keryn Gedan, Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences, George Washington University

TBA


Previous Water, Wetlands & Watersheds Seminar Series