Colorado mountains

Cross-site Science

Scale, Consumers and Lotic Ecosystem Rates (SCALER)

Poster Number:  25 Presenter/Primary Author:  Janine Rueegg A key aim of SCALER is to allow extrapolation of typical experiments in streams to scales relevant to use or protection of the environment (i.e.

Drivers of Grassland Invertebrate Community Structure: Effects of Soil Nutrient Availability and Vertebrate Herbivores on Invertebrate Resource Limitation

Poster Number:  17 Presenter/Primary Author:  Kimberly La Pierre The effects of nutrient availability and vertebrate herbivory on the plant community likely transfer to higher trophic levels.

Long term, cross-site comparison of socioecological preferences and constraints on unauthorized fire setting behavior using spatiotemporal variability of wildfires in and around the Coweeta and Georgia Coastal Ecosystems LTER sites, 1987-2010.

Poster Number:  15 Presenter/Primary Author:  Michael Coughlan I analyzed the spatiotemporal variability of intentional, unauthorized landscape fires in and around the Coweeta and Georgia Coastal Ecosystems LTER sites for the years 1987-2010 with the aim of de

Moss nutrient plasticity in desert ecosystems: a hot - cold desert comparison

Poster Number:  1 Presenter/Primary Author:  Becky Ball Desert biology live close to the physical limitations for life, constrained by low availability of water and nutrients.

Background Photo by: Nicole Hansen - Jornada (JRN) LTER