From: Sharlynn Sweeney [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Wednesday, August 22, 2012 1:30 PM

I've attached PDF announcement/flyer for the Fall 2012 Water, Wetlands and Watersheds Seminar Series.


Sharlynn


WATER, WETLANDS & WATERSHEDS SEMINAR
Fall 2012
Wednesdays, 11:45 – 12:35 PM, Phelps Lab 101

Brown bag (bring lunch if you’d like), the public is welcome & students may register for 1 credit:
ENV 6935 sec. 7454, SWS 4932 sec.7076, SWS 6932 sec. 1506, or contact [log in to unmask] for online section


Aug 22  Mark Brown Professor, EES & Mark Clark Associate Professor, SWS
Introduction...food for thought

Aug 29   Louise Venne, PhD Graduate, Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, UF
Wading bird response to fire in the Everglades

Sept 5   Lisa Chambers, PhD Graduate, Soil and Water Science Department, UF
Coastal wetlands and sea level rise: the biogeochemical effects of increased salinity and inundation on soil carbon

Sept 12   Kathleen McKee, Research Coordinator, Water Institute, UF
Florida's water future in a global context

Sept 19   Stefan Gerber, Asst. Professor, Soil and Water Sciences, UF
Modeling effects of nitrogen availability and land-use on land carbon sequestration
   

Sept 26   Bob Knight, Director, H. T. Odum Florida Springs Institute & President, Wetlands Solutions, Inc.
HTO's Springs Legacy

Oct 3   Flavio Hazan, PhD candidate, Interdisciplinary Ecology, School of Natural Resources and Environment, UF
Evaluating master planned communities' design impacts on water quality using the Watershed Assessment Model (WAM): The Restoration project case study

Oct 10  Angelique Bochnak, Env. Scientist IV, St. Johns River Water Management District
The impact of water resource management on ecohydrology of peat-based wetland ecosystems

Oct 17   Ann Shortelle, Executive Director, Suwannee River Water Management District
Minimum flows and levels:  A wild ride down the river

Oct 24   Andrew LoSchiavo, Adaptive Management Coordinator for Everglades Restoration Program, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville, FL
What is Adaptive Management? and How is science used in ecosystem restoration decision?

Oct 31   David Kaplan, Assistant Professor, Environmental Engineering Sciences, UF
Flow rating curves in the Everglades ridge and slough mosaic: Exploring landscape-scale hydraulic geometry

Nov 7   Joseph Delesantro, MS student, Forest Resources and Conservation, UF
Disentangling the effects of mean water level and hydrologic variation on wetland structure and function

Nov 14   David Pfahler, PhD candidate, Environmental Engineering Sciences, UF
Maximizing sustainable production: Balancing water, carbon, and energy at the watershed scale

Nov 28    Chris Keller, Project Manager & Environmental Engineer, Wetland Solutions, Inc., Gainesville, FL
Groundwater recharge wetlands

Presented by:
Howard T. Odum Center for Wetlands ~ The Water Institute ~ Dept. of Soil & Water Science
Visit http://www.cfw.ufl.edu/seminar_schedule.shtml for previous seminars and recordings as they become available.



Sharlynn Sweeney, Ph.D.
Center for Environmental Policy and
H.T. Odum Center for Wetlands
University of Florida
352-392-2424