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Water, Wetlands & Watersheds Seminar
Fall 2016 Schedule

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 6932, or online: contact mjsisk@ufl.edu for section #

August

24

Mark Brown, Professor, EES
Mark Clark, Associate Professor, Soil and water Sciences
David Kaplan, Assistant Professor, EES

Introduction to the seminar series...food for thought
31

Nick Ward, Research Scientist, UF Whitney Laboratory for
Marine Bioscience, St. Augustine, FL

Net ecosystem exchange of carbon in the lower Amazon River

September

7

Eban Bean, Assistant Professor, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, UF

Urban stormwater retrofits: So what if it rains a little?
14

Elizabeth Anderson, co-Director, Tropical Conservation Institute School of Environment, Arts and Society, Florida International University, Miami, FL

Balancing water needs for humans and nature: Lessons from East Africa and the Andean Amazon
21

Sivaramakrishnan Balachandar, William F. Powers Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UF

Fundamental multiphase flow simulations of sediment transport - Could they be of relevance and use to ecology, coastal engineering and geosystems
28

Kai Lorenzen, Professor, Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, UF

Between a rock and a hard place: counterintuitive interventions help conserve fisheries in Asian rice farming landscapes

October

5

Patrick Christopher Wilson, Professor, Soil and Water Sciences, UF

Pesticide risk assessments for surface water bodies in southern Florida
12

Patrick Inglett, Associate Professor, Soil and Water Sciences, UF

What's in Store?: Interactive effects of warming, nutrient- and carbon-limitation on decomposition and greenhouse gas production in wetlands
19

Jenet Dooley, Ecologist/Research Analyst, Solstice Canada Corp., Alberta, Canada

The effect of human influence on North Central Florida soundscapes
26

Kenneth J. Sulak, Lead Scientist - Coastal Ecology &
Conservation Research Group, Sturgeon Quest Leader, Wetlands and Aquatic Research Center, U.S. Geological Survey, Gainesville, FL

The primordial Suwannee River ecosystem – A tale of irreversible human impact

November

2

Otar Akanyeti, Post-Doctoral Research Associate, UF Whitney
Laboratory for Marine Bioscience, St. Augustine, FL

Following the footsteps of fish: Sensing and moving in aquatic environments
9

Stan Bronson, Executive Director, Florida Earth Foundation

Innovations in Resiliency - Florida's New Future Legacy
16

Simone Athayde, Assoc. Research Scientist, Tropical Conservation & Development Program, Center for Latin American Studies, UF. Co-leader, Amazon Dams Network
&
Elineide Marques, Associate Professor, Federal University of Tocantins, Brazil. Co-leader, Amazon Dams Network

Mapping indigenous responses to hydroelectric dam impacts on bio-cultural diversity across the Amazon
30

Paul Gader, Professor, Computer & Information Sciences &
Engineering, UF

Hyperspectral image analysis of coral reef benthic regions
University of Florida College of Engineering

Kirk Hatfield, Director
P.O. Box 116580
Gainesville, FL 32611
Tel: (352) 392-9537, ext. 1400
Fax: (352) 392-3394

Howard T. Odum Center for Wetlands
100 Phelps Lab | Museum Road
P.O. Box 116350
Gainesville, FL 32611
Telephone: (352) 392-2424
Fax: (352) 392-3624
University of Florida

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