Fall 2020 Ecology Seminars
Here is the zoom link and passcode for the fall semester seminars. Use this same information every week. Please do NOT share this link and password on social media.
Meeting ID: 980 1259 2800
Friday, Sept. 11 – Ted Harris, Kansas Biological Survey: "Nutrient ratios impact phytoplankton community structure and metabolite occurrence" Watch presentation
Friday, Sept. 18 – Sara Gregg, KU Dept. of History and Environmental Studies Program: "Monoliths: Borrowing tools from the natural sciences to excavate American history” Watch presentation
Friday, Sept. 25 – Matt Garrett, Johnson County Parks and Recreation: "Big Bull Creek: Master Plan to reality" Watch presentation
Friday, Oct. 2 – Lígia Souza and Naomi Betson, Kansas Biological Survey and KU Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (KU Field Station award recipients)
Souza presentation: "Using enzymes to understand changes at the soil microscale: how microbes perceive their environment"
Betson presentation: "Effects of spatial aggregation on coexistence in a tallgrass prairie restoration" Watch presentation
Friday, Oct. 9 – Camille Delavaux, Kansas Biological Survey and KU Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, and Saket Gowravaram, Aerospace Engineering (KU Field Station award recipients)
Delavaux presentation: "Evidence for the evolution of mycorrhizal response in post-agricultural grasslands"
Gowravaram presentations: "Wildland fire monitoring and mapping using UAS Near-Infrared and Thermal Imagery" and "Inter-comparison of UAS and NEON derived NDVI for hay field observation" Watch presentation
Friday, Oct. 16 – Irene Unger, Baker University
Friday, Oct. 23 – Open
Friday, Oct. 30 – Sam Sharpe, Kansas State University
Friday, Nov. 6 – Kayla Clouse and Haley Burrill, Kansas Biological Survey and KU Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (KU Field Station award recipients)
Friday, Nov. 13 – Kaci Zarek, KU Environmental Studies Program (KU Field Station award recipient); Kynser Wahwahsuck, Kansas Biological Survey and KU Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Friday, Nov. 20 – Dana Peterson, Kansas Biological Survey
Friday, Nov. 27 – No seminar: Thanksgiving
Friday, Dec. 4 – Open