Colorado mountains

Community Ecology

Forest metacommunity structure along an elevational gradient in the Luquillo Mountains, Puerto Rico (LUQ)

Poster Number:  394 Presenter/Primary Author:  Jess Zimmerman Metacommunity theory provides a rich framework for identifying structure along environmental gradients and for evaluating the relative contributions of local and regional processes in molding biolo

Establishment and persistence of macroalgal phase shifts

Poster Number:  361 Presenter/Primary Author:  Samantha Davis Coral reefs are among the most diverse and productive marine ecosystems, and are currently threatened by an increasing frequency and magnitude of natural and anthropogenic perturbations.

Boom-bust episodes alter plant species diversity patterns in arid urban landscapes

Poster Number:  353 Presenter/Primary Author:  Julie Ripplinger We often think of cities as designed ecosystems, where biophysical drivers are superseded by human decisions. But what happens during times of economic crisis?

Arctic LTER: Food Web Synthesis

ARC LTER researchers will meet to continue work on a synthesis of food webs across aquatic and terrestrial environments. Session:  Ancillary Working Group Session 3 - Tuesday Room Assignment:  Ruesch Auditorium - Dodge (50)

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