25 Apr 2014

The Sociology, Social Work and Anthropology Department and iUTAH present Dr. Joanna Ganning speaking on...

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2013-2014 Seminar Series

September: Daniel Richter, Duke University
September 18 - The changing model of soil
September 19 - The rhizosphere and soil formation 

October:  Vanessa Ezenwa, University of Georgia
October 16 - Worms, germs and anesthesia: a parasite perspective on wildlife ecology
October 17 - From Host Immunity to Pathogen Invasion: linking helminth co-infection and microparasite dynamics

November: Peter McIntyre, University of Wisconsin-Madison
November 13 - Prospects for freshwater biodiversity & ecosystem services: are we gaining ground?
November 14 - (Re)Making connections: linking migratory fishes and ecosystems
December: Amy Angert, University of British Columbia
December 4 - Predicting species' distributions -- current limitations and next steps
December 5 - The evolutionary ecology of geographic range limits in monkey-flowers
February: Josh Lawler, University of Washington
February 19 - Conservation in a changing climate
February 20 - Will animals be able to track projected changes in climate?

March: Dan Doak, University of Colorado at Boulder
March 19 - How ecological interactions create spatial patterning and why it matters for communities and ecosystems: stories from an African savanna
March 20 - What is “recovery” of an endangered species, and how would you know? Condors, bears, and other case studies in conservation management


April: Kathleen Weathers, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
April 16 - Ecological puzzles and a passion for lakes: How cyanobacteria, sensors, and cyberinfrastructure helped launch scientists and citizens into a 21st century experiment
 April 17 - Fogs, clouds, and the maintenance of ecosystems: Mist opportunities?
Wednesday 6:00-7:00 PM seminar in AGRS 101 is followed by a reception.     
Thursday 4:00-5:00 PM seminar in VSB 130 is preceded by refreshments at 3:30.
For more information on seminars, please see our website: http://www.usu.edu/ecology/
To schedule a meeting with a speaker, contact the Ecology Center office x2555 or email ecology.center@usu.edu.