Monday, 18 November 2002: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Floridian Ballroom D (Convention Center, Third Floor)

Assessing and Mitigating The Impact of Agricultural Practices on Natural Enemies

Moderator(s): Graham Head
Paul Jepson
8:00 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:05 AM0280Current and future challenges for sustainable agriculture: Developing biologically-based pest management at the landscape scale
Ren Wang
8:30 AM0281Pollination service and native bee populations in agro-natural landscapes in California
Claire Kremen, Neal Williams
8:55 AM0282The broad impacts of agricultural practices on communities of natural enemies
John Holland
9:20 AM0283Patterns of beneficial invertebrate abundance in agricultural landscapes
Gary Fry
9:45 AMBreak
10:05 AM0284Agricultural landscape structure and natural enemy communities
Douglas A. Landis
10:30 AM0285Use of biological indicators to characterize and follow impacts of disturbance
Deborah Neher
10:55 AM0286Pesticide impacts on natural enemies at the landscape scale
Paul Jepson
11:20 AM0287The potential and realized impacts of transgenic Bt crops on natural enemies
Graham Head
11:45 AMConcluding Remarks

The 2002 ESA Annual Meeting and Exhibition