Session 1 - Tipping Points and Indicators Introduction and Runoff

Thursday, Sept 19, 2013

 

•Dr. Bryan Pijanowski, Purdue University

Tipping Point Theory

 

•Dr. Brian Miller, Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant

Needs Assessment and Decision Support System Overview

 

•Jarrod Doucette, Purdue University

Tipping Points and Indicators Decision Support System Overview

 

 

Session 2 - Stream Biodiversity and Health Indicators

Thursday, Sept 26, 2013

 

•Dr. Mike Wiley, University of Michigan 

Land Use Tipping Points in Midwestern Streams

 

•Dr. Joan Rose, Michigan State University

Microbial Responses to Land, Physical, Chemical, Environmental, and Hydrological Factors

 

Session 3 – Nutrients

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013

 

•Dr. R. Jan Stevenson, Michigan State University

Relating Coastal Algal Blooms to Rivers, Nutrients, Watershed Land Use, and Storm Events

 

•Dr. Anthony Kendall, Michigan State University

From Landscape Application to the River Mouth:  A Fully Explicit Simulation of Nutrient Loads Across Lower Michigan, USA

 

Session 4 - Coastal Wetland Biodiversity and Tipping Points

Friday, Oct 18, 2013

 

•Dr. Katya Kovalenko, University of Windsor/University of Minnesota-Duluth

Presentation, Congruence of community thresholds in response to anthropogenic stress in Great Lakes coastal wetlands

Kovalenko Research Presentation PDF

 

•Dr. Ed Rutherford, NOAA Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory

Nutrient Tipping Points for Great Lakes Nearshore Food Webs: An Ecopath with Ecosim Analysis

Rutherford Presentation PDF

 

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