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