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

Site Description / Science Poster (Sunday)

Long Term Ecological Research site Matsch/Mazia (Italian Alps): An interdisciplinary open-air laboratory between apple orchards and glaciers

Poster Number:  118 Presenter/Primary Author:  Georg Niedrist Trans-disciplinary approaches are essential to understand ecological processes in mountain ecosystems under rapid climate and land-use changes.

The Moorea Coral Reef (MCR) Long Term Ecological Research Site

Poster Number:  105 Presenter/Primary Author:  Russell Schmitt The Moorea Coral Reef (MCR) LTER site, established in 2004, explores community and ecosystem effects of pulsed perturbations and slowly changing environmental drivers on coral reefs, ecologically a

Long-term trajectories and new results from the Harvard Forest LTER

Poster Number:  89 Presenter/Primary Author:  Audrey Barker Plo... The Harvard Forest LTERV applies its site-to-regional-scale strengths in research, education, and outreach to address a fundamental research question: What will be the interactive effec

The Georgia Coastal Ecosystems Long Term Ecological Research Project

Poster Number:  76 Presenter/Primary Author:  Merryl Alber The Georgia Coastal Ecosystems (GCE) LTER project was established in 2000 to understand how long-term variation in fresh and salt water inputs affect coastal ecosystems.

Arctic LTER: Climate Change and Changing Disturbance Regimes in Arctic Landscapes

Poster Number:  75 Presenter/Primary Author:  Gaius Shaver The arctic region has warmed significantly over the past 30 years and arctic lands and freshwaters are already changing in response.  The changes include a general “greening” of the arctic lan