95th ESA Annual Meeting (August 1 -- 6, 2010)

COS 4 - Agriculture

Monday, August 2, 2010: 1:30 PM-5:00 PM
333, David L Lawrence Convention Center
Michael Deal
1:30 PM
Analyzing data from a split-plot experiment when the observations have overdispersed Poisson distributions
Philip M. Dixon, Iowa State University; Jia Liu, Iowa State University
1:50 PM
Investigating trophic interactions with molecular methods: Insectivory by bats in the coffee agroecosystem
Kimberly Williams-Guillén, University of Washington Bothel; Ivette Perfecto, University of Michigan
2:10 PM
Hybrid vigor in agricultural landscapes: poor water quality and competition with hybrid salamanders reduce fitness of a threatened native salamander and limit maintenance of native alleles
Maureen E. Ryan, Western Washington University; Jarrett R. Johnson, University of California, Davis; Benjamin M. Fitzpatrick, University of Tennessee; Linda J. Lowenstine, University of California Davis School of Veterinary Medicine; Angela M. Picco, US Fish and Wildlife Service; H. Bradley Shaffer, University of California - Los Angeles; Peter Chesson, University of Arizona
2:30 PM
Mad cow disease is good for grassland birds: Exploring novel socioeconomic links to wildlife ecology
Joseph J. Nocera, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources; Hannah M. Koslowsky, Trent University
2:50 PM
CO2 fluxes of transitional bioenergy crops: effect of land conversion
Terenzio Zenone, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606; Jiquan Chen, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606; Mike Deal, University of Toledo; Burkhard Wilske, The University of Toledo; Stephen K. Hamilton, Michigan State University; G. Philip Robertson, Michigan State University
3:10 PM
3:20 PM
Influence of land use, water management, and soil properties on dissolved organic carbon fluxes and trihalomethane formation potential from rice-dominated watersheds
Monika Krupa, University of California-Davis; Chris van Kessel, University of California-Davis; Bruce A. Linquist, University of California-Davis; Kenneth W. Tate, University of California - Davis; Johan Six, ETH; Robert G.M. Spencer, University of California-Davis
4:00 PM
Associations of Verticillium dahliae with host and non-host plants in agricultural fields
Glenna M. Malcolm, Pennsylvania State University; Maria del Mar Jiménez-Gasco, Pennsylvania State University