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From Long-Term Data to Understanding: Toward a Predictive Ecology
2015 LTER ASM Estes Park, CO - August 30 - September 2, 2015

Other (Tuesday)

Phylogeny and Phylogeography of Eudorylaimus in Victoria Land, Antarctica

Poster Number:  251 Presenter/Primary Author:  Sarah Wright  

Soil microbial activity responses to long-term nitrogen addition and annual burning in tallgrass prairie

Poster Number:  250 Presenter/Primary Author:  Lydia Zeglin Land management practices affect ecosystem states and processes.  In tallgrass prairie, annual burning reduces soil nitrogen (N) availability, while lack of fire allows woody vegetation to dom

Perennial biofuel crop identity and management alter abundance and activity of soil organisms

Poster Number:  248 Presenter/Primary Author:  Brad Gottshall Understanding the contribution of soil microbes to supporting ecosystem services within agronomic systems is essential for the development of sustainable agronomic systems.

BES Education - Teaching Ecology In and Of Schoolyards and Urban Ecosystems

Poster Number:  243 Presenter/Primary Author:  Alan Berkowitz BES education initiatives infuse the teaching in and of schoolyards and urban ecosystems into the K-12 schools in Baltimore City and County.

Role of diversity in promoting stability in kelp forest communities

Poster Number:  235 Presenter/Primary Author:  Craig Koenigs             We present results from ongoing research that is investigating diversity-stability relationships and evaluating the responsible mechanisms in the benthic o