ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Invasives, Climate Change, and Forest Management: the Forest Service Research Perspective

Wednesday, November 16, 2011: 7:55 AM-12:00 PM
Room A13, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
Organizer :
Nancy E. Gillette
Moderator:
Mary Ellen Dix


8:00 AM
Mountain pine beetle outbreaks in western North America: causes and consequences
Christopher J. Fettig, USDA - Forest Service ; Barbara J. Bentz, USDA - Forest Service ; Ken Gibson ; Nancy E. Gillette, USDA - Forest Service ; Michael J. Jenkins, Utah State University ; Carl L. Jorgensen, USDA - Forest Service ; Stephen R. McKelvey, USDA - Forest Service ; A. Steven Munson, USDA - Forest Service ; Jose F. Negron, USDA - Forest Service ; Robert A. Progar, USDA - Forest Service ; Brytten E. Steed, USDA - Forest Service
8:20 AM
Spruce beetle, carbon dynamics, and CO2 fluxes in a subalpine forest in Wyoming
Jose F. Negron, USDA - Forest Service ; LS. Huckaby, USDA - Forest Service ; J. Frank, USDA - Forest Service ; Wj. Massman, USDA - Forest Service
8:40 AM
Efforts to reduce mountain pine beetle attack in lodgepole pine using verbenone
Robert A. Progar, USDA - Forest Service ; Carl L. Jorgensen, USDA - Forest Service ; Darren Blackford, USDA - Forest Service ; Danny Cluck, USDA - Forest Service ; R. Halsey, USDA - Forest Service ; Sheryl Costello, USDA - Forest Service ; Tom Eager, USDA - Forest Service ; Philip J. Mocettini, USDA - Forest Service ; A. Steven Munson, USDA - Forest Service ; Brytten E. Steed, USDA - Forest Service
9:00 AM
Assessing pest impacts under a changing climate
John E. Lundquist, USDA - Forest Service
9:20 AM
Climate and high elevation defoliators in the Southwest
Ann M. Lynch, USDA - Forest Service
9:40 AM
A tale of two hardwood invasives: the research and management response of Forest Service R&D and FHP to gold-spotted oak borer and walnut twig beetle
Steven J. Seybold, USDA - Forest Service ; Tom W. Coleman, USDA - Forest Service ; Andrew D. Graves, University of California, Davis
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
Novel interactions between a “reverse invasive” bark beetle and its newly acquired fungal associates
Nancy E. Gillette, USDA - Forest Service ; Jianghua Sun, Chinese Academy of Sciences ; Min Lu, Chinese Academy of Sciences ; Donald Owen, California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection ; Michael Wingfield, University of Pretoria
10:35 AM
Working in Pacific island forests: a search for hope
Tracy Johnson, USDA - Forest Service ; Flint Hughes, USDA - Forest Service ; Christian Giardina, USDA - Forest Service
10:55 AM
11:35 AM
Research challenges for protecting forests and rangeland ecosystems
Mary Ellen Dix, USDA - Forest Service ; Nancy E. Gillette, USDA - Forest Service
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