Hello All!

Here are very interesting talks happening weekly on campus  about water!

Seminars will be recorded and posted at http://www.cfw.ufl.edu/seminar_schedule.shtml.

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Subject: Re: Announcement: WATER, WETLANDS & WATERSHEDS Fall 2012 Seminar Series


Please see the attached PDF announcement/flyer for the Fall 2013 Water, Wetlands and Watersheds Seminar Series and pass along and post on bulletin boards as appropriate. Course numbers are included if you are aware of any students who would like to add a 1-credit seminar. Thank you,

Fall 2013
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, SWS 4932, SWS 6932, or contact [log in to unmask] for online section

Aug 21   Mark Brown, Professor, EES & Mark Clark ,Associate Professor, SWS
Introduction...food for thought

Aug 28    Mark Clark, Associate Professor, Soil & Water Science, UF
An update on numeric nutrient criteria and a primer on managing water quality in the state of Florida

Sept 4    TBA

Sept 11    Simone Athayde, Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Center for Latin American Studies, UF    Who owns the rivers? Hydroelectric energy, climate change and the future of the Amazon

Sept 18    Vimala Nair, Research Professor, Soil and Water Sciences, UF
New approaches for predicting phosphorus release from wetland soils   

Sept 25    Jane Southworth, Professor, Geography, UF
Climate variability and vegetation change in southern Africa

Oct 2    Corene Matyas, Associate Professor, Geography, UF
Tropical cyclone rainfall over land

Oct 9    David Kaplan Assistant Professor, Environmental Engineering Sciences
Evidence for a significant nexus between isolated wetlands and downstream water bodies

Oct 16    Brett Goodman, Senior Project Engineer, Jones Edmunds & Associates , Inc.
Recovery and prevention strategies for the Clay-Putnam area lakes

Oct 23    Shirley Baker, Associate Professor, Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, UF
Preparing for climate change: Bivalve aquaculture in Florida

Oct 30    Peter Frederick, Research Professor, Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, UF
Oyster reef restoration in the southeastern U.S.

Nov 6    TBA

Nov 13    Vibhava Srivastava, PhD candidate, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, UF
Geologic, vegetative and climatic controls on coupled hydrologic processes in a complex river basin: Lessons learned From a fully integrated hydrologic model

Nov 20    Todd Osborne, Assistant Research Professor, Soil and Water Science, UF
Florida's organic soil crisis: case studies for soil and water quality management

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, PhD
Center for Environmental Policy and
H.T. Odum Center for Wetlands
University of Florida