Distinguished Scholar Seminar Series Fall 2015

All seminars are held on Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m., BFL 1101 (unless otherwise noted).

Aug 26, Ed Gates, UMCES-Appalachian Laboratory, "Conservation Ecology of Bats in Maryland."

Sep 2, Jennifer Murrow, University of Maryland College Park, "Effects of Hurricane Katrina and Rita on Louisiana Black Bear Habitat."

Sep 9, Joe Pitula, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, "Hematodinium perezi: Is There Such a Thing as a Free-living Parasite?"

Sep 16, Russ Dickerson, UMD-Atmospheric & Oceanic Science, "Air Pollution and Greenhouse Gases in Maryland: Measurements, Models and Building Momentum."

Sep 23, Karen Prestegaard, University of Maryland, Geology, "Influence of Aquatic Vegetation on Tidal Inlet Hydraulics, Accretion, and Nitrate Retention in Freshwater Tidal Wetlands."

Sep 30, Carlos Gaitan, NOAA/University of Oklahoma, "Using Global Climate Models and Downscaled Data in Environmental Studies."

Oct 7, Vic Kennedy, UMCES, "The Way We Were: Shifting Baselines in the Chesapeake Bay."

Oct 14, Klaus Huebert, University of Hamburg, Germany, "Ecology of Marine Fish Larvae: From Individuals to Ecosystem."

Oct 21, Feng Chen, UMCES-IMET, "To Kill or Not to Kill, a Phage Tale."

Oct 28, Carleton Ray, University of Virginia, "Decadal Beringian Seascape Change: Consequences for Pacific Walruses and Indigenous Hunters."

Nov 4, Katharina Billups, University of Delaware, College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, "Reconstructing Climate History: The Evolution of Antarctic Glaciation."

Nov 11 (Veterans Day), Yulia Gel, University of Texas, "TBA."

Nov 18, Jamie Pierson, UMCES-Horn Point Laboratory, "TBA."

Nov 25, No Seminar, Thanksgiving Break

Dec 2, Colleen Burge, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, "Diseases of Marine Organisms."

Dec. 9, Paul Gugger, UMCES-Appalachian Laboratory, "TBA."