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2008 Ocean Sciences Meeting -- media advisory 2
Date:2/29/2008

1. Press Conference Schedule

The following schedule of press conferences is subject to change, before or during the Ocean Sciences Meeting. Press conferences may be added or dropped, their titles and emphases may change, and participants may change. All updates to this schedule will be announced in the Press Room (W307D, West Building, Orange County Convention Center). Press conferences take place in the Press Room. The times listed below are Eastern Standard Time.

Human impacts on coastal ecosystems
Monday, 3 March
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Ecosystems that encompass watersheds and their coastal receiving waters are under particular threat from human impact. New findings show how nutrient inputs from rivers into the most productive areas of the global ocean, called marginal seas, make those seas vulnerable to damming, land-use practices, and increasing world population. Other research indicates that the long-term sustainability of deltas is generally compromised more by large-scale engineering projectswhich result in shoreline erosion, threatened mangroves and wetlands, and increased salinization of cultivated landthan by sea-level rise. New studies of bays offer insights about phosphorus ranging from why Florida Bay has seagrass-killing algal blooms despite extremely low phosphorus from the Everglades to evidence from the Chesapeake Bay watershed that 90 percent of the human-related phosphorus inputs are retained in the watershed.

Participants:

Christophe Bernard, Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

Marguerite Koch, Professor, Department of Biology, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA

Christopher J. Madden, Lead Scientist, Southern Everglades/Florida Bay, SFWMD-Everglades Division, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA

Marc Russell, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Gulf Breeze, Florida, USA

James Syvitski, Professor & Execu
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Contact: Peter Weiss
pweiss@agu.org
202-777-7507
American Geophysical Union
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