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NSF forum to address 'ecosystem services' in a changing world
Date:2/23/2010

ones and the open sea.

Who:

LTER Scientists

What:

Symposium on ecosystem services and long-term ecological research

When:

Thursday, March 4, 8:30 a.m. to 12:20 p.m.

Where:

National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Blvd., Room 110, Arlington, VA 22230

Detailed Agenda:

8:30 to 8:45

"Welcome and Opening Remarks," Todd Crowl, NSF Division of Environmental Biology

8:45 to 9:10

"Overview of Ecosystem Services," Steve Carpenter, North Temperate Lakes LTER Site

9:10 to 9:35

"Ecosystem Services and Agricultural Systems," Scott Swinton, Kellogg Biological Station LTER Site

9:35 to 10:00

"Ecosystem Services in Temperate Forest Harvest Systems," Barbara Bond, H.J. Andrews LTER Site

10:00 to 10:25

"Changing Prefrences for Ecosystem Services Over Time," Christopher Boone, Baltimore Urban LTER Site

10:25 to 10:40

Break

10:40 to 11:05

"Ecosystem Services in Residential Landscapes: Perceptions, Tradeoffs, and Cross-Site Research Opportunities," Kelli Larson, Central Arizona-Phoenix Urban LTER Site

11:05 to 11:30

"Changing Urban Water Supplies in a Tropical Context," Fred Scatena, Luquillo LTER Site

11:30 to 11:55

"Social and Ecological Impacts/Implications of Marine Reserves on Trap Fisheries," Hunter Lenihan, Santa Barbara Coastal LTER Site

11:55 to 12:20

"Ecosystem Service Impacts/Implications of Fire Regime on Human Subsistence," Terry Chapin, Bonanza Creek LTER Site


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Contact: Cheryl Dybas
cdybas@nsf.gov
703-292-7734
National Science Foundation
Source:Eurekalert

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