CERF 2019 Conference

CERF 2019 Conference Updates

See below for the most recent updates for our 25th Biennial Conference:

 

 

Monday, 4 November
Conference Schedule

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Poster Sessions

Session Title Presentation Title Authors & Presenter Time of Presentation Room Assignment Presentation Format
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Machine learning to improve decision making for water management strategies, land use planning and policy Tricia Kyzar, James Colee 8:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Advanced remote-sensing methods for water quality monitoring and forecasting Above the mud: a collaborative effort using unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for natural resource management Elizabeth Perotti, Anthony D'Andrea 8:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Dynamics and spread of invasive Phragmites during upland conversion to tidal marsh Keryn Gedan, Justus Jobe, Man Qi, Phoebe Shaw 8:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function A 35 year spatial-temporal analysis of serious Spartina alterniflora biomass declines in coastl Georgia John Schalles, Christine Hladik, John O'Donnell, Nicholas Nealy 8:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Searching for solutions: the future of deltas and estuaries worldwide Wetland soil strength with emphasis on the impact of nutrients and sediments Navid Jafari, Brian Harris, Jack Cadigan, John Day, Charles Sasser, Cathleen Wigand, Angelina Freeman, James Pahl, Robert Lane, Leigh Anne Sharp, Gary Shaffer, Guerry Holm 8:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Long-term dynamic global river nitrogen loads to the coastal ocean Minjin Lee, Elena Shevliakova, Charles Stock, Sergey Malyshev, PCD Milly 8:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society A global review of tested and reported sound production in fishes Audrey Looby, Kieran Cox, Rodney Rountree, Francis Juanes, Charles Martin, Laura Reynolds 8:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Short-term and long-term variability in coastal and estuarine microbial communities Source tracking microbial communities and metagenomes in the Columbia River estuarine turbidity maxima Byron Crump, Mariya Smith, Lydie Herfort, Holly Simon 8:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Linking land use to physical changes in Charleston’s estuaries and tidal creeks Breanne Hanson, Andrew Tweel, Norm Shea, Denise Sanger 8:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Ecosystems, human well-being and resilience: characterizing socio-ecological systems Built environment vulnerability: How does coastal development affect response and resilience to coastal hazards? Anna Braswell, Stefan Leyk 8:00 AM 204B Lightning
Ecosystems, human well-being and resilience: characterizing socio-ecological systems Using multiple methods to examine aspects of socio-ecological benefits from restoration projects Justin Bousquin, Richard Fulford, Marc Russell 8:08 AM 204B Lightning
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Machine-learning classifiers applied to sediment identification for coastal restoration near Ship Shoal in Louisiana Haoran Liu, Kehui Xu, Bin Li, Ya Han, Guandong Li 8:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Advanced remote-sensing methods for water quality monitoring and forecasting A multi-sensor approach for monitoring cyanobacterial harmful algal blooms in a large subtropical lake Abhishek Kumar, Deepak Mishra 8:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Nicholas Enwright, Michael Osland, Sinéad Borchert, Kereen Griffith 8:15 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Buying time: elevation capital extends life of marshes in the sediment-deficient Plum Island Estuary, MA Amy Langston, Ellen Herbert, Orencio Durant Vinent, Matthew Kirwan 8:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Searching for solutions: the future of deltas and estuaries worldwide Decadal-scale coastal sea-level variability in the northern Gulf of Mexico: implications for coastal wetland sustainability Gregg Snedden, Robert Rohli 8:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Changes in Nitrogen loading from the Chesapeake Bay watershed since 1900: magnitude and attribution Susan Pan, Zihao Bian, Yuanzhi Yao, Hanqin Tian, Marjorie Friedrichs, Raymond Najjar, Eileen Hofmann 8:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Using hotspot analyses to identify long-term spatial patterns in common estuarine sportfish Janelle Johnson, H. Nathan Miller, Dave Blewett, Courtney Saari 8:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Short-term and long-term variability in coastal and estuarine microbial communities The genomic capabilities of microbial communities track seasonal variation in Arctic lagoons Kristina Baker, Colleen Kellogg, James McClelland, Ken Dunton, Byron Crump 8:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Biogeochemical data from a tropical urban estuary implicate unexpected nitrogen sources Autumn Oczkowski, Emily Santos, Rose Martin, Evelyn Huertas, Alana Hanson, Elizabeth Watson, Cathleen Wigand 8:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Ecosystems, human well-being and resilience: characterizing socio-ecological systems What's a “restored” Chesapeake Bay? Towards an integrated assessment of Chesapeake Bay and its watershed Vanessa Vargas-Nguyen, Michael Paolisso, William Dennison 8:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Creating a long-term climatologically based forecast for hypoxia in the Chesapeake Bay Andrew Muller, Diana Muller 8:30 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Advanced remote-sensing methods for water quality monitoring and forecasting Influence of river input on the carbonate chemistry of northern Gulf of Mexico Padmanava Dash, Madhur Devkota, M. S. Sankar, Wondimagegn Beshah, Andrew Mercer, Shrinidhi Ambinakudige 8:30 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Drivers of upslope marsh migration: disturbance triggers and human assistance Loretta Battaglia 8:30 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Habitat decoupling via altered saltmarsh creek geomorphology decreases mummichog terrestrial subsidy to aquatic food webs Justin Lesser, Cameron Bechtold, Linda Deegan, James Nelson 8:30 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Searching for solutions: the future of deltas and estuaries worldwide Climate Change at the Coastal Margins: Effects of Glacier Loss on Estuary Ecosystems of Alaska Anne Beaudreau, Brenda Konar, Allison Bidlack, Lee Ann Munk, Pips Veazey 8:30 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Biogeochemical gradients in a subterranean estuary providing DIN to the York River estuary Stephanie Wilson, Iris Anderson, Craig Tobias, Bongkeun Song 8:30 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Using acoustic telemetry and stable isotope analysis to understand juvenile red drum foraging and movement David Behringer, James Nelson 8:30 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Short-term and long-term variability in coastal and estuarine microbial communities Spatiotemporal variation of benthic microbial communities and nitrogen cycling processes in the York River Estuary Samantha Fortin, Bongkeun Song, Iris Anderson 8:30 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Establishing a water quality baseline in the impounded Guana River estuary Nicole Dix, Shannon Dunnigan, James Tomazinis, Jessica Lee 8:30 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Ecosystems, human well-being and resilience: characterizing socio-ecological systems Sustainability in Chesapeake Bay shorescapes: climate change, management decisions, and ecological functions Donna Marie Bilkovic, Molly Mitchell, Amanda Guthrie, Robert Isdell, Karinna Nunez, Sarah Stafford, Randy Chambers, Adrianna Gorsky, Matthias Leu, Robert Galvin, Shana Jones, Michelle Covi 8:30 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Data-driven monitoring and modeling for predicting marsh edge erosion Navid Jafari, Jim Chen, Ling Zhu, Brian Harris 8:45 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Advanced remote-sensing methods for water quality monitoring and forecasting Evaluating suspended particulate and heavy metal fluxes in the Mobile River Basin and Mobile Bay Jackson Stewart, Natasha Dimova 8:45 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Carbon stocks and accumulation rates across migrating marsh-forest boundaries Alexander Smith, Matthew Kirwan 8:45 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Decadal response of natural and stabilized fringing saltmarshes to SLR, hurricanes, and drought Carolyn Currin, Jenny Davis, Anna Hilting, Michael Greene, Quentin Walker 8:45 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Searching for solutions: the future of deltas and estuaries worldwide And now for some good news; resilience and restoration potential in Pacific Northwest estuaries John Rybczyk, Katrina Poppe 8:45 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Is eutrophication inevitable? In-situ incubations identify threshold responses to nutrification in oligotrophic New Zealand estuaries. Amanda Vieillard, Simon Thrush 8:45 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Identifying indicators of protandric hermaphroditism on otoliths of common snook (Centropomus undecimalis) Brent McKenna, Joy Young, John Baldwin 8:45 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Short-term and long-term variability in coastal and estuarine microbial communities A Temporal Study of the Marine Microbial Ecology in the Coastal Waters of Pensacola Beach Arianna Simmering, Lisa Nigro, Erika Neat-Headrick, Melissa Ederington-Hagy, Wade Jeffrey 8:45 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Critical coastal habitat assessment: understanding climate change impacts in Tampa Bay, Florida Gary Raulerson, Lindsay Cross, Pam Latham, David Loy, Ryan Moyer, Renee Price, Kara Radabaugh, Thomas Ries, Doug Robison, Edward Sherwood 8:45 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Ecosystems, human well-being and resilience: characterizing socio-ecological systems Regional Resilience: Building adaptive capacity and community wellbeing across Louisiana’s dynamic coastal-inland continuum Traci Birch 8:45 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Improving estimates of coastal marsh plant biomass while minimizing costs of data collection Megan Vahsen, James Holmquist, Patrick Megonigal, Jason McLachlan 9:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Advanced remote-sensing methods for water quality monitoring and forecasting Modeling the Light Field of the Chukchi Sea: An Optical Closure Experiment Aimee Neeley, Lora Harris 9:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Implications of geomorphic type on salt marsh response to sea-level rise Jessica Flester, Linda Blum 9:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Prescribed fire drives decomposition dynamics along a coastal elevation gradient Julia Cherry, Lorae Simpson, Mollie Nugent, Loretta Battaglia 9:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Searching for solutions: the future of deltas and estuaries worldwide Basin-scale land use impacts on world deltas: human vs natural forcings Carles Ibanez, Carles Alcaraz, Nuno Caiola, Patricia Prado, Rosa Trobajo, Xavier Benito, John Day, Enrique Reyes, James (Jai) Syvitski 9:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Tidal freshwater zones as hotspots for nitrogen retention and removal in two Texas rivers Xin Xu, Hengchen Wei, Kevan Moffett, James McClelland, Amber Hardison 9:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Determining changes in fish community structure along salinity gradients in a reflooded, hypersaline estuary Catherine Eckert, David Hicks 9:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Short-term and long-term variability in coastal and estuarine microbial communities Extreme wet and dry years and the resilience of Microcystis blooms in San Francisco Estuary peggy lehman, Tomofumi Kurobe, Swee Teh 9:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Snapshots of lateral gradients along St. Lucie Estuary, Florida, before and after Hurricane Irma Amanda Kahn, Sarah Bornhoeft, Cassondra Armstrong, Zhiqiang Chen 9:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Ecosystems, human well-being and resilience: characterizing socio-ecological systems Resilience to natural hazards: Comparison of states and coastal counties bordering the Gulf of Mexico James Summers, Linda Harwell, Lisa Smith, Kyle Buck 9:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Inferring estuarine wetland loss for the western United States from a tidal inundation model Laura Brophy, Correigh Greene, Van Hare, Brett Holycross, Andy Lanier, Hiroo Imaki, Tanya Haddad, Randy Dana, Walter Heady, Kevin O'Connor 9:15 AM 202B Lightning
Advanced remote-sensing methods for water quality monitoring and forecasting Remote Sensing in the Chesapeake Bay: A Focus on Harmful Algal Blooms Natasha De La Cruz, Greg Silsbe, Anna Windle 9:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Forest Rootzone Collapse Causes Elevation Loss to Facilitate Marsh Migration in a Landscape-scale Transgression Experiment David Walters, Joel Carr, Alyssa Hockaday, Glenn Guntenspergen 9:15 AM 201B Lightning
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Changes in benthic community composition and ecological function along an estuarine urban pollution gradient Gary Banta, Judi Hewitt, Simon Thrush 9:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Searching for solutions: the future of deltas and estuaries worldwide Mississippi delta restoration in a time of accelerating global change John Day 9:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Influence of nutrient concentrations and forms on phytoplankton communities in tidal freshwater zones of rivers Hengchen Wei, Xin Xu, Amber Hardison, Kevan Moffett, Deana Erdner, James McClelland 9:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Hawaiian estuaries are highly invaded by non-native fishes and other mobile species Kimberly Peyton, Troy Sakihara 9:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Short-term and long-term variability in coastal and estuarine microbial communities Temporal shifts in coastal marine biofilm communities in response to UV-C irradiation Abhishek Naik, Mark Smithers, Pia Moisander 9:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Successes and challenges in improving water quality in the Narragansett Bay watershed Courtney Schmidt, Mike Gerel, Julia Bancroft, Eivy Monroy 9:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Ecosystems, human well-being and resilience: characterizing socio-ecological systems Decision Integration for Strong Communities: A Community-Driven Software Application Solution Linda Harwell, Allen Brookes, Seth Jenkins, Connor Thorson, Kurt Wolfe, Rajbir Parmar, Deron Smith, Paul Dunken, James Summers, David Olszyk, Viccy Salazar, Kristi Swisher 9:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Snappin’ to the Beat: How Passive Acoustic Monitoring Can Yield Valuable Information in Estuarine Habitats Richard Lyon, DelWayne Bohnenstiehl, David Eggleston, Shannon Ricci 9:23 AM 202B Lightning
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Patterns of salt marsh change in NJ: the influence of tidal range and human impacts Joseph Smith, Michael Pellew 9:23 AM 201B Lightning
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Break   9:30 AM 202B  
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Break   9:30 AM 201B  
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Break   9:30 AM 201C  
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Break   9:30 AM 202A  
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Break   9:30 AM 201A  
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Break   9:30 AM 203B  
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Recent trends in nitrogen sources and estimated loads to estuaries of the conterminous United States Naomi Detenbeck, Mingde You, Daniel Torre 10:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Advances in sea-level driven land conversion in the Chesapeake and beyond Matthew Kirwan, Mark Schuerch, Keryn Gedan, Nathalie Schieder 10:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Patterns and drivers of salinity over multiple time scales in the Albemarle Pamlico estuarine system Matthew Stillwagon, Marcelo Ardon 10:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Bioavailability of dissolved organic nitrogen in the Caloosahatchee River and Estuary Cassondra Armstrong, Stacey Ollis 10:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Comparative growth of hatchery and wild Pacific salmon during out-migration Raien Emery, Joseph Smith 10:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Characterizing salt marsh microbial communities along an urbanization gradient Annie Murphy, Ashley Bulseco-McKim, Christian Alsterberg, Ross Ackerman, Jarrett Byrnes, Jennifer Bowen 10:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments Session Introduction: Supporting management of coastal and marine ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments Mark Monaco, Rebecca Shuford, Chris Harvey, Chris Kelble, Spooner Ellen 10:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Social and natural sciences: When the stars align…or don’t Enhancing Cross Disciplinary Research to Application through Boundary Organizations Stephen Sempier, D. Swann 10:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Shallow water mapping in coastal environments: research, methods and management Use of acoustical methods for ecosystem monitoring in a seagrass meadow Megan Ballard, Kevin Lee, Jason Sagers, Gabriel Venegas, Andrew McNeese, Abdullah Rahman, Preston Wilson 10:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Physical constraints on the stabilization of coastal soil carbon Lisamarie Windham-Myers, Patrick Megonigal 10:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Quantifying the Drivers of Historical Eutrophication across the South Atlantic and the Gulf Coasts Lise Montefiore, Natalie Nelson 10:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Different marshes, different trajectories: long term change in vegetated marsh extent at three LTER sites Merryl Alber, Christine Burns, Clark Alexander 10:15 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Hurricane, hypoxia, and oil spill effects on ammonium cycling in the northern Gulf of Mexico Silvia Newell, Stephen Carini, Mark McCarthy, Xiao Lin, Lijun Hou, Justyna Hampel, Wayne Gardner 10:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Applying the isotope pairing technique to measure nitrogen dynamics in a coastal Louisiana deltaic floodplain Song LI, Robert Twilley 10:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Identifying nursery origin of a euryhaline predator: Evaluating the utility of natural tags Thomas TinHan, Shannon O'Leary, Jay Rooker, David Portnoy, Carey Gelpi, R.J. David Wells 10:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Colonization of pier piles by sessile marine invertebrates in the Hudson River Allison Fitzgerald, Carrie Roble 10:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments A Global Perspective on Ecosystem-based Management and Integrated Ecosystem Assessments Jason Link, Mark Dickey-Collas, Erik Olsen, Alida Bundy, Elizabeth Fulton 10:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Social and natural sciences: When the stars align…or don’t Natural experiments, coral reef management, and integrating socio-ecological data Kelly Dunning 10:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Shallow water mapping in coastal environments: research, methods and management Vessel-Based, Shallow Water Mapping with A Phase-Measuring Sidescan Sonar: Lessons Learned from the Field Mark Borrelli, Theresa Smith 10:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon WARMER-2: Refining a marsh elevation and carbon model to incorporate vegetation succession and parameter uncertainty Kevin Buffington, Chris Janousek, Bruce Dugger, Karen Thorne 10:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Linking landcover, climate, and coastal ecosystems: a watershed perspective for a changing South Carolina coast Lloyd Hill, Andrew Tweel, Sharleen Johnson, Denise Sanger 10:30 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Effects of Hurricane Matthew’s storm surge pulse disturbance on the forest-marsh ecotone in South Carolina Thomas O'Halloran, Thomas Williams, Stefanie Whitmire, Bo Song, William Conner, Skip Van Bloem 10:30 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Seasonal Variability in Basal Food Web of Dredge Pits on the Louisiana Continental Shelf Monique Boudreaux, Sibel Bargu, John White, Kanchan Maiti, Laura Thompson 10:30 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Impacts of invasive Phragmites australis and extreme weather events on nitrogen processing in coastal marshes Mollie Yacano, Suzanne Thompson, Michael Piehler 10:30 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Determining River Herring eDNA shedding and decay rates to develop a methodology for quantification Seth Gibbons, Sara Roozbehi, Austin Eberwein, Michael Brewer, Roger Rulifson, Erin Field 10:30 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Human modifications to estuaries modify the diet, morphology, and functional niches of coastal fish speices Felicity Hardcastle, Andrew Olds, Christopher Henderson, Thomas Schlacher, Tyson Martin, Paul Maxwell, Rod Connolly, Ben Gilby 10:30 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments Using the Climate Change Web Portal for integrated ecosystem assessment and coastal applications Michael Alexander, James Scott, Gaelle Hervieux 10:30 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Social and natural sciences: When the stars align…or don’t A consistent approach for ecosystem services projects to ensure useful results for coastal management Peter Wiley, Rebecca Love, Jennifer Zhuang, Kate Quigley 10:30 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Shallow water mapping in coastal environments: research, methods and management Monitoring Nipponaclerda biwakoensis infestation of Phragmites australis using NDVI and remotely sensed land cover classifications Aimee Beaudette, Brady Couvillion 10:30 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Ecosystem level carbon stocks and sequestration rates across coastal morphology explain mangrove blue carbon mitigation Robert Twilley, Andre Rovai, Edward Castañeda-Moya, Paulo Pagliosa, Alessandra Fonseca, Pablo Riul 10:30 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization CRMS Calcasieu/Sabine Basin analysis – Flood stress and land loss on Louisiana’s Chenier Plain Leigh Anne Sharp, Tommy McGinnis, William Wood 10:45 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change The effects of storm surge on pitch pine growth in a rapidly transgressing coastal forest LeeAnn Haaf, Pedram Daneshgar, Elizabeth Watson, Salli Dymond 10:45 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Benthic community resiliency in a southeastern river-dominated estuary Alexis Marti, Martin Posey, Troy Alphin 10:45 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Nutrient loading impacts nitrogen removal and carbon dynamics in a Juncus and Spartina dominated saltmarsh Taylor Ledford, Corianne Tatariw, Julia Cherry, Olivia Mason, Behzad Mortazavi 10:45 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Larval supply of eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) to restored and historic oyster reefs in Mississippi Leah Morgan, Chet Rakocinski 10:45 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Structural and functional patterns of demersal fish assemblages in an urbanized coastal landscape Ryan Woodland, Lora Harris, Eric Schott, Alexandra Fireman, Erin Reilly 10:45 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments An open-science approach to ecosystem reporting for IEA in the Northeast US Sean Hardison, Sarah Gaichas, Sean Lucey, Scott Large 10:45 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Social and natural sciences: When the stars align…or don’t Integrating People and Ecosystems to Enhance Coastal Resiliency through Living Shorelines Amanda Guthrie, Donna Marie Bilkovic, Carl Hershner, Sarah Stafford 10:45 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Shallow water mapping in coastal environments: research, methods and management Quantifying and mapping intertidal oyster reefs using LiDAR-based remote sensing Sara Hogan, Matthew Reidenbach 10:45 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Assessing the role of organic matter reactivity in limiting salt marsh pond deepening Sheron Luk, Kelsey Gosselin, Ann McNichol, Jonathan Sanderman, Amanda Spivak 10:45 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization What is upstream for my water samples? The need of Directional Water Quality Data Henry Briceno, Reinaldo Garcia, Michael Absten, Sandro Stumpf, Chuanmin HU, David English, Raymond Najjar, Maria Herrmann 11:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Change is happening: a look at sea-level rise driven upland tidal salt marsh edge migration Rachael Sacatelli, LeeAnn Haaf, Richard Lathrop 11:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Disturbance structures the dynamics, synchrony, and biodiversity of giant kelp forests Max Castorani, Tom Bell, Robert Miller, Daniel Reed, Daniel Reuman, Lawrence Sheppard, Jonathan Walter 11:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Building ecosystem function: Do constructed salt marshes remove nitrogen as well as their natural counterparts? Corianne Tatariw, Taylor Ledford, Sommer Starr, Lorae Simpson, Erin Smyth, Abigail Griffin Wood, Julia Cherry, Behzad Mortazavi 11:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Time and temperature effects on histamine and histamine-producing bacteria (HPB) in decomposing fish Ashley Frith, Kristín Björnsdóttir-Butler, Ruth Carmichael 11:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Landscape transformation alters functional diversity in coastal seascapes Christopher Henderson, Ben Gilby, Thomas Schlacher, Rod Connolly, Marcus Sheaves, Paul MAxwell, Nicole Flint, Andrew Olds 11:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments There is no I in EAFM: adapting Integrated Ecosystem Assessment for Mid-Atlantic Fisheries Management Sarah Gaichas, Geret DePiper, Richard Seagraves, Brandon Muffley, Sean Lucey 11:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Social and natural sciences: When the stars align…or don’t Panel Discussion   11:00 AM 204B  
Shallow water mapping in coastal environments: research, methods and management Hyperspectral imagery from unmanned aerial systems for mapping and monitoring tidal wetland restoration Amy Borde, Andre Coleman, Curtis Roegner, Robert Erdt 11:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Responses of marsh ecosystems to coastal change in the Southeastern Florida Everglades Tiffany Troxler, Benjamin Wilson, Fred Sklar, Sean Charles, John Kominoski, Evelyn Gaiser, Carlos Coronado-Molina, Stephen Kelly, Stephen Davis, Khandker Ishtiaq, Jennifer RIchards, Daniel Gann 11:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Developing ecological targets for watershed restoration Lisa Vandiver 11:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Connection between vertical and lateral metrics: implications for landward transgression of salt marshes Neil Ganju, Zafer Defne 11:15 AM 201B Lightning
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Linking Watershed pollution to stony coral condition William Fisher, Leah Oliver 11:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Lunch   11:15 AM 202A  
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Variability in the trophic ecology of Sargassum-associated juvenile fishes Courtney Stachowiak, Olivia Lestrade, Kevin Dillon, Frank Hernandez 11:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Urbanisation and conservation shape ecosystem functioning across disturbed seascapes Andrew Olds, Ben Gilby, Christopher Henderson, Thomas Schlacher, Rod Connolly, Paul Maxwell, Marcus Sheaves, Hayden Borland, Nicholas Ortodossi 11:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments Applying an IEA for fishing communities affected by red tide on Florida's West Coast Chris Kelble, Mandy Karnauskas, Matthew McPherson, John Walter 11:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Influences on photosynthetic efficiency of Spartina alterniflora photosystem II as estimated via PAM fluorometry Lishen Mao, Deepak Mishra, Jessica O'Connell, David Cotten, Peter Hawman, Caroline Narron 11:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Temperature thresholds for mangrove freeze damage, mortality, and recovery: refining tipping points for tropicalization Michael Osland, Richard Day, Courtney Hall, Laura Feher, Anna Armitage, Just Cebrian, Randall Hughes, David Kaplan, Amy Langston, Aaron Macy, Carolyn Weaver, Ilka Feller 11:23 AM 201B Lightning
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Lunch   11:30 AM 202B  
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Lunch   11:30 AM 201B  
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Lunch   11:30 AM 201C  
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Lunch   11:30 AM 201A  
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Lunch   11:30 AM 203B  
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments Lunch   11:30 AM 201D  
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Lunch   11:30 AM 203A  
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Tracking San Francisco Bay water quality using generalized additive models in an R Shiny framework Marcus Beck, Ian Wren, Rebecca Murphy, Perry de Valpine, David Senn 1:00 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Biodeposition by ribbed mussels drives vertical marsh accretion in southeast US salt marshes Sinead Crotty, Christine Angelini 1:00 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Patterns and drivers of benthic community structure and succession in an estuarine Arctic kelp bed Christina Bonsell, Arley Muth, Ken Dunton 1:00 PM 201C Lightning
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Decadal changes of soil physiochemical properties in a freshwater wetland after Mississippi River reconnection Alina Spera, John White, Ron Corstanje 1:00 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Fish assemblage response to intermittent flood gate openings in an urban estuarine waterbody. Martin O'Connell, Ann Uzee-O'Connell 1:00 PM 201A Lightning
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Juvenile blue crab utilization of low salinity marsh within the Cape Fear River Edward Arb, Martin Posey, Dave Meyer, Troy Alphin 1:00 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments Quantifying and Comparing Risk to Ecosystem Services Production Across Coastal South Florida Geoffrey Cook, Chris Kelble 1:00 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Blue Carbon: A tool to help finance the protection and restoration of coastal Louisiana Leland Moss, Tim Carruthers, Erin Swails, Scott Settelmyer, Melissa Baustian, Stefanie Simpson 1:00 PM 203A Traditional Oral
CERF 2019 Coastal Design Competition: Mobile Bay Design and planning for long-term living shoreline sustainability and resilience Meg Goecker, Kevin Hanegan, Nick Cox, Chris Williams, Mary Kate Brown 1:00 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Foundation species conservation: bridging the basic and applied research divide Roadmap for restoration: using ecological data to inform resource management and restoration practice Jennifer Beseres Pollack, Terry Palmer, Jonathan Grabowski, Kevin De Santiago, Danielle Marshall, Abby Williams 1:00 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Unexpected climate driven ecosystem shifts: Are oyster reefs being replaced by mangrove islands? Giovanna McClenachan, Joshua Breithaupt, Linda Walters, Megan Witt 1:08 PM 201C Lightning
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Flatfish matter, too: How obsolete navigational cuts can affect local assemblage patterns Jessica Reichmuth, A. Loren Mathews, Bruce Saul 1:08 PM 201A Lightning
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Evaluating water quality response trajectories in Chesapeake Bay using statistical models Rebecca Murphy, Jennifer Keisman 1:15 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change How will sea level rise-driven shifts in wetland vegetation alter ecosystem services? Beth Lawrence, Aidan Barry, Sean Khan Ooi, Chris Elphick, Ashley Helton 1:15 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function The Influence of Structure on Ecosystem Processes among Seagrass Meadows Theresa Gruninger, Laura Reynolds, Savanna Barry 1:15 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Considering coasts: Adapting terrestrial models to characterize coastal habitats Teri O'Meara, Daniel Ricciuto, Genevieve Noyce, Benjamin Sulman, Fengming Yuan, Roy Rich, Peter Thornton, Patrick Megonigal 1:15 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Hot water and hungry fish: threats to juvenile lobsters in the Narragansett Bay Kristin Huizenga, Candace Oviatt 1:15 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Chronic inputs from human development impact the health of oysters (Crassostrea virginica) among tidal creeks? Troy Alphin, Anne Markwith, Martin Posey 1:15 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments An Ecosystem Status Report to support management decisions in Barataria Basin, Louisiana Shannon Martin, Suzana Blake, Amy Freitag, Daniel Dorfman, Seann Regan, Michael Jepson 1:15 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Microbial community composition and carbon dynamics under new salinity regimes: an intact core study Sarah Harttung, Lisa Chambers 1:15 PM 203A Traditional Oral
CERF 2019 Coastal Design Competition: Mobile Bay Multidisciplinary Assessment of Urban Design through a Resiliency Framework: Miami Beach Case Study Aurora Alcaide-Ortiz, Ron Hariprashad, Timothy Kirby, Jazmin Locke, Helen Roldan, Roberto Rivera, Tiffany Troxler 1:15 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Foundation species conservation: bridging the basic and applied research divide Understanding foundation species through research and restoration – a tale of two biogenic habitats Megan La Peyre 1:15 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Web-based 4-Dimensional Visualization of Water Quality and Habitat Status and Change in Chesapeake Bay Zhaoying Wei, John Wolf, Emily Trentacoste, Qian Zhang, Richard Tian, Peter Tango 1:30 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Saltmarsh regression and transgression with varying upland slopes and allogenic sediment supply Carson Miller, Antonio Rodriguez 1:30 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Seagrass ecosystems and environmental change: effects of temperature, phosphorus addition, and tropicalization on plant-herbivore interactions Jamila Roth, Laura Reynolds 1:30 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum A comprehensive estuarine organic carbon budget and the importance of tidal marshes in estuarine biogeochemistry J. Blake Clark, Wen Long, Raleigh Hood 1:30 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Connecting marine governance with ecological outcomes in small-scale fisheries. Sara Marriott, Kim de Mutsert 1:30 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Assessment of stormwater pollution within a coastal urban canal basin Abraham DaSilvio, Hyun Jung Cho 1:30 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments Applying Science-based Indicator Portfolios to National Marine Sanctuaries Gregory Williams, Jennifer Brown, Chris Harvey, Andrew DeVogelaere, Chris Caldow 1:30 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Mangrove Productivity and Carbon Storage is controlled by Hurricanes, Geomorphology, and Hydrology along Mexico’s coastline Victor Rivera-Monroy, María Rodríguez-Zúñiga, Luis Farfán, Samuel Velázquez-Salazar, Berenice Vázquez-Balderas, Edgar Villeda-Chávez, Carlos Troche-Souza, María Cruz-López, Xiaochen Zhao, Robert Rohli 1:30 PM 203A Traditional Oral
CERF 2019 Coastal Design Competition: Mobile Bay Inland from the Coast: Engaging stakeholders to design resilient communities in the face of uncertainty Rachelle Trahan, Alexandre Cowles, Kathleen Eubanks, Yuta Masakane, Tanvi Shah 1:30 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Foundation species conservation: bridging the basic and applied research divide From 0-to-60; Challenges of training GulfCorps members in field monitoring. Jeff DeQuattro 1:30 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Assessing the cumulative effects of restoration activities on improving water quality in Tampa Bay, Florida Edward Sherwood, Marcus Beck, Jessica Henkel, Kirsten Dorans, Kathryn Ireland, Patricia Varela 1:45 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Incorporating marsh migration into traditional river and wetland restoration efforts Caitlin Alcott, Nick Nelson, Mike Burke 1:45 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Coastal tree rings show evidence of hurricanes, sea-level rise, and ecosystem stress Clay Tucker 1:45 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Fate of eroding soil organic matter in coastal wetlands: A biogeochemical and acid hydrolysis approach Yadav Sapkota, John White 1:45 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Quantifying habitat of fishes in Chesapeake Bay Adena Schonfeld, James Gartland, Robert Latour 1:45 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Navigation Channel Induced Erosion of an Estuarine Cultural Site Mariko Polk, Kelsey Potlock, Devon Eulie, Jim McKee 1:45 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments Applying results of the Northeast Integrated Ecosystem Assessment to the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary David Moe Nelson, Mark Monaco, Sean Lucey, Benjamin Haskell 1:45 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Improving blue carbon estimates: best practices for quantifying uncertainty in loss-on-ignition Lauren Brown, Samantha Chapman, Brandon Boyd, Chris Janousek, Jonathan Sanderman, Gregory Noe, Amanda Spivak, Elizabeth Fard, James Morris, James Holmquist, Patrick Megonigal, Glen MacDonald 1:45 PM 203A Traditional Oral
CERF 2019 Coastal Design Competition: Mobile Bay Panel Discussion   1:45 PM 204B  
Foundation species conservation: bridging the basic and applied research divide Effects of climate change on plants and invertebrates in a restored southern California salt marsh Christine Whitcraft, Anastasia Shippey 1:45 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Visualizing urban stormwater contamination through design thinking, pollution loading, and social equity metrics Emily Howe, Christian Nilsen, Jamie Robertson 2:00 PM 202B Lightning
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change The role of hurricanes, climate and sea level in shaping the south Florida coastline G. Lynn Wingard, Miriam Jones, Sarah Bergstresser, Bethany Stackhouse, Kristen Hoefke, Marci Marot, Andre Daniels 2:00 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Hurricanes and herbivory in maritime live oak forests Hannah Morris, Elizabeth King 2:00 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Particulate organic nitrogen transport and fate in Chesapeake Bay: A numerical study Hao Wang, Raleigh Hood, Wen Long 2:00 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Fish community response to restoration of essential fish habitat Brittany Troast, Linda Walters, Geoffrey Cook 2:00 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Application of novel wave attenuation devices to save riparian resources Sarah Benson, Kayla McNeilly, Mariko Polk, Devon Eulie 2:00 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments Indicator selection to support EBM: the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Integrated Ecosystem Assessment Kelly Montenero, Chris Kelble 2:00 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon How sensitive are soil elevation and carbon to root turnover in mangrove and marsh ecosystems? Samantha Chapman, Emily Geoghegan, Claire Fell, James Holmquist, Matthew Hayes, Ilka Feller, James Morris, J Adam Langley 2:00 PM 203A Lightning
Foundation species conservation: bridging the basic and applied research divide Panel Discussion: J. Pollack (TAMU-CC), M. La Peyre (USGS), J. DeQuattro (TNC), C. Whitcraft (CSU-LB)   2:00 PM 204A  
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization The Application of Estuary Data Mapper (EDM) Spatial Framework for Estuaries Characterization Xiao Shen, Naomi Detenbeck, Mingde You 2:08 PM 202B Lightning
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Tidal freshwater wetlands adapt to multiple platform elevations in response to coastal dynamics Andre Rovai, Robert Twilley, Alexandra Christensen 2:08 PM 203A Lightning
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Accelerating Headwater Land Protection in the Mobile Bay Watershed Kari Servold, Meg Goecker, Eldon Blancher, II, Roberta Swann, Dan Dumont 2:15 PM 202B Lightning
Advances in understanding sea level rise and coastal landscape change Increasing tidal inundation and the biophysical structure of a saltmarsh over the past decade. Erik Smith, Tracy Buck 2:15 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Impacts of multiple disturbances on coastal ecosystem structure and function Deer do not affect short-term vegetation recovery rates in Fire Island’s overwashes after Hurricane Sandy Chellby Kilheffer, Brian Underwood, Jordan Raphael, Lindsay Ries, Shannon Farrell, Donald Leopold 2:15 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Impact of Sediment Resuspension on Nearbed DIC and Acidification in the Northern Gulf of Mexico Linlin Cui, Courtney Harris, Kanchan Maiti, Wei-Jun Cai 2:15 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Optimising conservation outcomes for mangrove forests Lucy Goodridge Gaines, Andrew Olds, Rod Connolly, Christopher Henderson, Thomas Schlacher, Ben Gilby 2:15 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems Long-term water management for waterfowl in brackish marsh induces vegetation state change to saline marsh Scott Jones, Karen Thorne 2:15 PM 203B Lightning
Supporting management of coastal ecosystems through integrated ecosystem assessments Forks in the road toward successful integrated ecosystem assessment and ecosystem-based management support Chris Harvey 2:15 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Elevation drives gradients in surface soil temperature within salt marshes Jessica O'Connell, Merryl Alber 2:15 PM 203A Lightning
Innovative approaches for estuarine/watershed data analysis, mining, and visualization Reproducible workflows for understanding and illustrating Surface Elevation Table data Kimberly Cressman, Suzanne Shull, Kristin Evans, Jonathan Pitchford, Margo Posten, Brook Russell, Jenni Schmitt, Kari St.Laurent, Megan Tyrrell 2:23 PM 202B Lightning
Ecological processes, structures and functions in tidal urban ecosystems The microbial resistome of tidal creek sediments impacted by poultry industry wastewater Miguel Semedo, Bongkeun Song 2:23 PM 203B Lightning
Microbes to maps: data-model integration for coastal wetland blue carbon Data-Model Integration for Forecasting Carbon Sequestration in Coastal Wetland Soils James Holmquist 2:23 PM 203A Lightning

 

 

Tuesday, 5 November
Conference Schedule

Monday | Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Poster Sessions

Session Title Presentation Title Authors & Presenter Time of Presentation Room Assignment Presentation Format
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling Adjustment of wind-driven motion and storm surge in a semi-enclosed bay Chunyan Li, Wei Huang, Jie Wang, Changsheng Chen, Huichan Lin 8:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Setting ecologically relevant targets for management of marine plant habitats Spatial data as a benchmark for managing coastal seagrasses in Queensland, Australia Alex Carter, Robert Coles, Alana Grech, Mike Rasheed, Skye McKenna, Len McKenzie, Norm Duke 8:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Exploring interdisciplinary and collaborative sea-level rise research for coastal adaptation Spending more to delay wetland benefits: incorrectly accounting for sea-level rise when designing restoration projects John Nyman 8:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Assessing spatial and temporal variation of bioturbation in coastal wetlands of Moreton Bay, Queensland, Australia Zoë Shribman, Keila Stark, Vicki Bennion, Catherine Lovelock 8:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Ocean and coastal acidification: rationales and insights from place-based collaboration. Tampa Bay Coastal Acidification Monitoring to Determine Restoration Benefits Kimberly Yates, Christopher Moore, Mitchell Lemon 8:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Factors influencing carbon stocks and accumulation rates in New England eelgrass meadows Alyssa Novak, Marguerite Pelletier, Phil Colarusso, Juliet Simpson, Nicole Gutierrez, Ariane Arias Ortiz, Michael Charpentier, Pere Masqué, Prassede Vella 8:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Assessing the Efficacy of Marsh Terracing for Coastal Wetland Restoration in Louisiana Joseph French, Adam Skarke, Raul Osorio Morillo, Anna Linhoss, Michael Brasher 8:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Microplastic abundance and distribution along the continental shelf in the northern Gulf of Mexico Caitlin Wessel, Andrew Lucore, Gillian Palino 8:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Contribution of submerged cave chemosynthesis to river and estuary carbon fluxes Robert Scharping, James Garey 8:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society The state of commercial fishing and opportunities for collaboration Ryan Bradley 8:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling An investigation of an historic low salinity event in the York River estuary, Chesapeake Bay David Parrish, Carl Friedrichs, William Reay, Erin Shields 8:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Setting ecologically relevant targets for management of marine plant habitats Defining seagrass desired state for evaluating environmental management outcomes in the Great Barrier Reef Catherine Collier, Alex Carter, Michael Rasheed, Len McKenzie, Robert Coles, James Udy, Michelle Waycott, Kate O'Brien, Megan Saunders, Katherine Martin, Carol Honchin, Emma Lawrence 8:15 AM 204A Lightning
Exploring interdisciplinary and collaborative sea-level rise research for coastal adaptation Inlet channel, water level and salinity responses to sea level rise in intermittently closing estuaries John Largier, Dane Behrens, Sam Winter, Michael Koohafkan, Karen Thorne, Kevin Buffington 8:15 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Comparison of ecosystem responses to long-term climate variability among three estuaries Patricia Cockett, Paul Montagna 8:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Ocean and coastal acidification: rationales and insights from place-based collaboration. Temporal variability and driving factors of the carbonate system in an estuary with long-term acidification Melissa McCutcheon, Hongming Yao, Cory Staryk, Xinping Hu 8:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Assessing tidal wetland above- and belowground net primary production using field and in situ measurements Caroline Narron, Deepak Mishra, Jessica O'Connell, David Cotten, Peter Hawman, Lishen Mao 8:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Lessons learned from living shoreline implementation and planning in Florida’s central Gulf coast Savanna Barry, Mark Clark 8:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Trends in US Virgin Islands marine debris from a historical, citizen science-collected, territorial dataset (1988-2016) Zola Roper, Kristin Wilson Grimes, Kara Lavender Law, Sennai Habtes 8:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Urbanization changes the composition, quality, and timing of exported carbon from blackwater streams Adam Gold, Suzanne Thompson, Caitlin Magel, Michael Piehler 8:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Implications of nonconsumptive indirect effects of black sea bass on bivalve survival Stephen Heck, Bradley Peterson 8:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Setting ecologically relevant targets for management of marine plant habitats Sediment enhancement and hydrological restoration impacts on salt marsh vegetation and soil within New England Danielle Perry, Carol Thornber 8:23 AM 204A Lightning
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling South Alabama Mesonet observations during Tropical Storm Gordon (2018) Sytske Kimball 8:30 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Setting ecologically relevant targets for management of marine plant habitats Dugongs and green sea turtles increase seagrass germination through ingestion and excretion Samantha Tol, Jessie Jarvis, Paul York, Brad Congdon, Robert Coles 8:30 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Exploring interdisciplinary and collaborative sea-level rise research for coastal adaptation Impacts of incident wave and vegetation properties on wave attenuation by salt marshes Jana Haddad, Johanna Rosman, Rick Luettich, Christine Voss 8:30 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Salinity alters the effects of host community diversity on oyster microbial communities Sarah Gignoux-Wolfsohn, Gregory Ruiz, Denise Breitburg, Katrina Pagenkopp Lohan 8:30 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Ocean and coastal acidification: rationales and insights from place-based collaboration. Integrating coastal acidification data across eight National Estuary Programs (NEPs) Nicholas Rosenau, Holly Galavotti 8:30 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Salt marsh light use efficiency and gross primary production in response to environmental conditions Peter Hawman, Deepak Mishra, David Cotten, Jessica O'Connell, Lishen Mao, Caroline Narron 8:30 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Long-term monitoring of a living shoreline project in Hancock County, Mississippi Sarah Ballard, Karin Olsen 8:30 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Evaluating organic contaminants associated with nurdles along beaches of south Texas Xiangtao Jiang, Kaijun Lu, Jace Tunnell, Jeremy Conkle, Zhanfei Liu 8:30 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Impacts of Freshwater Discharge Patterns on the Carbon Cycle in Microtidal Estuaries Iris Anderson, Mark Brush 8:30 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society An analysis of dredge efficiency for ocean quahog and surfclam commercial dredges Leanne Poussard, Eric Powell, Daniel Hennen 8:30 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling Analysis of a sub-tropical cyclone over Florida in the present and projected future climates John Lanicci, Thomas Allison, Henry Fuelberg 8:45 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Setting ecologically relevant targets for management of marine plant habitats The consequences of burrowing crabs for plant community composition and restoration Janet Walker, Edwin Grosholz, Jeremy Long 8:45 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Exploring interdisciplinary and collaborative sea-level rise research for coastal adaptation Role of Vegetation in Reducing Coastal Flooding Vulnerability due to Sea Level Rise and Storms Peter Sheng, Vladimir Paramygin, Christine Angelini, Justin Davis, Karen Thorne, Kevin Buffington, Mike Savarese, David Kidwell, Kun Yang 8:45 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Adaptation of multivariate AMBI (M-AMBI) for use in US coastal waters Marguerite Pelletier, David Gillett, Anna Hamilton, Treda Grayson, Virginia Hansen, Erik Leppo, Stephen Weisberg, Angel Borja 8:45 AM 203A Lightning
Ocean and coastal acidification: rationales and insights from place-based collaboration. Short-term forecasts of acidification metrics in the Chesapeake Bay Marjorie Friedrichs, Aaron Bever, Fei Da, Pierre St. Laurent, Karen Hudson 8:45 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Carbon and nitrogen sequestration: identifying drivers and monetizing sequestration Sandra Demberger, Nathaniel Weston, Christopher Craft, Elise Rodriguez, Kristen Jezycki 8:45 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Evaluating the impacts of large-scale breakwaters on fringing marshes in high wave energy environments Sara Martin, Nigel Temple, Gillian Palino, Just Cebrian, Eric Sparks 8:45 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Accumulation and distribution of marine debris on barrier islands across the northern Gulf of Mexico Katie Swanson, Caitlin Wessel, Tracy Weatherall, Just Cebrian 8:45 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Ecosystem metabolism and carbon balance in Chesapeake Bay: A 30-year modeling study Jeremy Testa, Chunqi Shen, Wenfei Ni, Wei-Jun Cai, Ming Li, Michael Kemp 8:45 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Using simulation testing to guide risk-based management of Atlantic Surfclam (Spisula solidissima) Laura Solinger, Eric Powell, Daniel Hennen, Steven Cadrin 8:45 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Sediment monitoring after a mechanical failure of a wastewater treatment plant - what we learned Wendy Eash-Loucks, Jeff Stern, Jeff Lafer 8:53 AM 203A Lightning
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling Numerical Experiments on Storm Surge and Circulation in Wax Lake Delta Wei Huang, Chunyan Li, Matthew Hiatt 9:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Setting ecologically relevant targets for management of marine plant habitats Beyond static ecological thresholds: Incorporating habitat stress responses in Environmental Management and Monitoring Plans (EMMP). Siti Maryam Yaakub, Cheng Ann Tan 9:00 AM 204A Lightning
Exploring interdisciplinary and collaborative sea-level rise research for coastal adaptation Synthesizing NERR sentinel site data to improve coastal wetland management across New England David Burdick, Christopher Peter, Briana Fischella, Kenneth Raposa, Megan Tyrrell, Jenny Allen, Jordan Mora, Jason Goldstein, Christine Feurt 9:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Refining benthic condition assessment tools by incorporating taxa-specific stressor response information Treda Grayson, Kim de Mutsert 9:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Ocean and coastal acidification: rationales and insights from place-based collaboration. Ameliorating ocean acidification: A model relating pCO2, irradiance, and leaf area index of Zostera marina Tyler Tran, Sylvia Yang, Brooke Love, Cinde Donoghue 9:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems The response of net ecosystem carbon balance to fertilization in a North Carolina salt marsh Kenneth Czapla, Iris Anderson, Carolyn Currin 9:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Comparing abilities of alternative substrates to halt salt marsh erosion and support oyster reef development Emory Wellman, Brandon Puckett, Rachel Gittman 9:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Galveston Bay Watershed Trash Action Plan: A regional partnership plan addressing litter and marine debris Erin Kinney, Stephanie Glenn 9:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Alkalinity in Chesapeake Bay tributaries Raymond Najjar, Maria Herrmann, Sebastian Cintron-Del Valle, Jaclyn Friedman, Marjorie Friedrichs, Sreece Goldberger, Lora Harris, Elizabeth Shadwick, Edward Stets, Ryan Woodland 9:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Historical analysis of Dungeness crab abundance and the contribution of estuarine habitats to fisheries harvest Theodore DeWitt, Nathaniel Lewis 9:00 AM 201A Lightning
Setting ecologically relevant targets for management of marine plant habitats Spatio-temporal patterns in eelgrass (Zostera marina) biomass in sub-arctic Alaska Courtney Amundson, David Ward 9:08 AM 204A Lightning
Exploring interdisciplinary and collaborative sea-level rise research for coastal adaptation A Gamified Approach to Engaging Residents in the Science of Adaptation and Building Coastal Resilience Wie Yusuf, Michelle Covi 9:08 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Does antrhopogenic noise influence habitat quality for fish associated with oyster aquaculture and natural environments? Barbara Bevacqua, Renee Mercaldo-Allen, Julie Rose, Jason Krumholz, Gillian Phillips, Paul Clark 9:08 AM 201A Lightning
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling The impact of diurnal winds on exchange through barrier island passes into the Mississippi Sound Michael Dinniman, Courtney Bouchard, Mustafa Cambazoglu, Jerry Wiggert 9:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Setting ecologically relevant targets for management of marine plant habitats Habitat-specific changes in nitrogen cycling in a Gulf of Mexico estuary Richard Fulford, Katelyn Houghton, Joseph James, Marc Russell 9:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Exploring interdisciplinary and collaborative sea-level rise research for coastal adaptation Break   9:15 AM 201B  
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Colonization dynamics in experimentally disturbed areas of mudflat in the upper Bay of Fundy, Canada Greg Norris, Myriam Barbeau, Diana Hamilton 9:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Ocean and coastal acidification: rationales and insights from place-based collaboration. Discussion   9:15 AM 202B  
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Recovery of carbon cycle processes after the cessation of chronic nutrient enrichment Thomas Mozdzer, Sophie Drew, Paige Weber, Bridget Reed, Joshua Caplan, Linda Deegan 9:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Getting muddy: oyster reef living shoreline sediments six years and two hurricanes later Jessica Veenstra, Melissa Southwell 9:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Hurdles with Nurdles: A Gulf-wide Citizen Science Project Jace Tunnell 9:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Sensitivity of projected Chesapeake Bay hypoxia to climate model, downscaling method, and watershed model Kyle Hinson, Marjorie Friedrichs, Gopal Bhatt, Raymond Najjar, Maria Herrmann, Hanqin Tian, Yuanzhi Yao 9:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Fish and fisheries: linking science, management, and society Disclosing new evidence of marine fauna tropicalization with the help of citizen science João Encarnação, Pedro Morais, Vânia Baptista, Joana Cruz, Alexandra Teodósio 9:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling Break   9:30 AM 201C  
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Break   9:30 AM 203A  
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Break   9:30 AM 201D  
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Break   9:30 AM 204B  
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Break   9:30 AM 203B  
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Break   9:30 AM 202A  
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling 20 Years of Mississippi River Plume Variability in the Gulf of Mexico from Big Data Catherine Fitzpatrick, Alexander Kolker, Philip Chu 10:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Exploring interdisciplinary and collaborative sea-level rise research for coastal adaptation Prioritizing nature and nature-based features that increase the resilience of coastal communities to flooding Jessica Hendricks, Julie Herman, Pamela Mason 10:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Effects of diel oxygen cycling on infaunal behavior and sediment oxygen demand Kara Gadeken, Kelly Dorgan 10:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Dissolved Carbon Dynamics in Marshes with Contrasting Salinity within Barataria Basin, Louisiana Songjie He, Kanchan Maiti, Tracy Quirk, Christopher Swarzenski, Gina Groseclose, Dubravko Justic, Giulio Mariotti 10:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Should we just bag it? An alternative strategy to oyster bags in living shorelines projects. Kelly Smith, Pamela Marcum, Scott Eastman 10:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Effects of different microplastics on sediment microbial communities and nitrogen cycling processes Meredith Seeley, Robert Hale, Bongkeun Song 10:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Spatial and temporal variability of stable isotopes in flora and fauna of Barnegat Bay, NJ Michelle Gannon, Elizabeth Watson, Autumn Oczkowski, Kirk Raper, David Velinsky 10:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Predicting the effects of reduced nutrients and hypoxia on fishes in the Gulf of Mexico Stephen Brandt, Arnaud Laurent, Cynthia Sellinger, Cassandra Glaspie, Kim de Mutsert 10:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Mapping SAV and coastal habitats: drones and other recent technologies Developing a Vegetation Index to map large-scale seagrass change using LandSat Imagery Jonathan Rodemann, Rolando Santos, Jennifer Rehage, Daniel Gann, Zachary Fratto, David Lagomasino, Margaret Hall, Bradley Furman 10:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Non-indigenous and invasive species in estuaries and coasts Contrasting seed germination of Spartina alterniflora along latitude in the native and introduced ranges Wenwen Liu, Yihui Zhang 10:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling Mangrove freeze damage and recovery along a latitudinal gradient within the Texas marsh-mangrove ecotone Carolyn Weaver, C. Edward Proffitt 10:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Exploring interdisciplinary and collaborative sea-level rise research for coastal adaptation A Living Laboratory for Coastal Resilience on the Boston Harbor Islands Robert Chen, Kirk Bosma, Paul Kirshen, Mark Borrelli, Lucy Lockwood 10:15 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III The fate of biogenic carbonate in bioturbated sediment: Insights from a long-term lugworm exclusion experiment Nils Volkenborn, Ian Dwyer 10:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Comparative metabolism of two wetland-dominated estuaries Charles Hopkinson, Nathaniel Weston, Inke Forbrich 10:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Oysters and mangroves: case studies of living shorelines from the United States and Australia Rebecca Morris, Elisabeth Strain, Benedikt Fest, Stephen Swearer 10:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Spatial-temporal occurrence of microplastics in Sebastes melanops off the coast of Oregon Katherine Lasdin, Jordan Laundry, Anika Agrawal, Susanne Brander 10:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Long-term water quality monitoring of the Pamlico River: Temporal and Spatial Patterns Enrique Reyes 10:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Using coupled ecosystem modeling to evaluate nutrient and hypoxia reductions on living marine resources. Kim de Mutsert, Stephen Brandt, Kristy Lewis, Arnaud Laurent, Jeroen Steenbeek, Joe Buszowski 10:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Mapping SAV and coastal habitats: drones and other recent technologies Deep learning for coastal ecosystem mapping Justin Ridge, Patrick Gray, Anna Windle, David Johnston 10:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Non-indigenous and invasive species in estuaries and coasts Susceptibility of submerged plant communities to invasive Eurasian watermilfoil LaTina Steele, Rachel DeMarzo, Jenna Larson 10:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling Variability in the fundamental and realized niches of mangroves in North America Rémi Bardou, John Parker, Kyle Cavanaugh, Ilka Feller 10:30 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Exploring interdisciplinary and collaborative sea-level rise research for coastal adaptation Past, present, and future nuisance flooding on the Charleston Peninsula James Morris, Katherine Renken 10:30 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Effect of environmental history on physiology and stress responses of the Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) Jill Ashey, Emily Rivest 10:30 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Contribution of eelgrass community metabolism to the carbon flux of San Diego Bay Abigail Ryder, Matthew Edwards, Melissa Ward, Walt Oechel 10:30 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Cutting edge and promoting hedge: marsh facilitation of mangrove seedlings along an eroding shoreline Aaron Macy, Julia Cherry, Michael Osland, Just Cebrian 10:30 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Microplastics in Mississippi River Fishes Ahmed Gad, Kerrin Toner, Mark Benfield, Stephen Midway 10:30 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Influence of Tidal Inlet Exchange on the Marine Ecosystem and Biogeochemistry of the Mississippi Bight Jerry Wiggert, Courtney Bouchard, Mike Dinniman, Mustafa Cambazoglu, Stephan O'Brien, Pat Fitzpatrick, Scott Milroy, Eileen Hofmann 10:30 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Impact of hypoxia on the pelagic food web of the northern Gulf of Mexico Cassandra Glaspie, Melissa Clouse, Klaus Huebert, Stuart Ludsin, Doran Mason, James Pierson, Michael Roman, Stephen Brandt 10:30 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Mapping SAV and coastal habitats: drones and other recent technologies From seagrass to salt marsh: benefits and challenges of monitoring coastal habitats with drones Brendan Brown, Drew Reicks, Howard Young, Andrew Ryan 10:30 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Non-indigenous and invasive species in estuaries and coasts Environmental influence on competitive interactions between a native and invasive SAV species Ashley McDonald, Charles Martin, Laura Reynolds, Carrie Adams 10:30 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling Biscayne Bay Hydrodynamic, Sediment Transport, and Water Quality Model Reinaldo Garcia, Henry Briceno, Piero Gardinali 10:45 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Exploring interdisciplinary and collaborative sea-level rise research for coastal adaptation A process model for the co-production of climate knowledge in the Tampa Bay estuary Maya Burke, Libby Carnahan, Kelli Hammer-Levy, Gary Mitchum 10:45 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Predicting benthic macroalgal abundance in shallow coastal bays from hydrodynamics and geomorphology Alice Besterman, Michael Pace 10:45 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems The seagrass sediment carbon pump and its impact on carbon dynamics in coastal environments David Burdige, Richard Zimmerman, Matthew Long 10:45 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Site-specific plant considerations for increasing the success of living shorelines and ecological restoration projects Randy Mandel, Jessica Foley, Sara Copp Franz 10:45 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Occurrence of microplastics in the diet of juvenile fish in five Texas Coastal Bend bays M. Gray Ryan, Simon Geist 10:45 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Biogeochemical cycling in the Pensacola Bay, Florida: contrasts from three urban bayous Grace Sommerville, Jane Caffrey 10:45 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Getting to the bottom of coastal food webs: hypoxia impacts to benthos Melissa Baustian, Nancy Rabalais 10:45 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Mapping SAV and coastal habitats: drones and other recent technologies Using Object-Based Classification and Machine Learning to Automate the Chesapeake Bay Annual SAV Aerial Survey David Wilcox, Lien Pham, Robert Orth 10:45 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Non-indigenous and invasive species in estuaries and coasts The recent spread of the non-indigenous species, Hermundura americana (Polychaete:Pilargidae) throughout the Chesapeake Bay, USA Daniel Dauer, Anthony Rodi, Roberto Llanso 10:45 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling Compounding atmospheric events impacting shelf heat content: Implications for Hurricane Michael Brian Dzwonkowski, Jeff Coogan, Grant Lockridge, Kyeong Park 11:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Exploring interdisciplinary and collaborative sea-level rise research for coastal adaptation Panel Discussion   11:00 AM 201B  
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III An ode to phylogenetics in disturbance ecology Erin Kiskaddon, Kelly Dorgan, Sarah Berke 11:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Effectiveness and viability of an assimilation wetland in southern Louisiana Skyler Flaska, James Nelson, Taylor Sloey 11:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Engineering tidal creeks through biomimicry Kevin Hanegan, Meg Goecker, Nick Cox, Chris Williams, Mary Kate Brown 11:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Potential impacts of microplastic ingestion on the gut microbiomes of Sargassum-associated juvenile fishes Olivia Lestrade, Valeria Nunez, Robert Griffitt, Frank Hernandez 11:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum Variation in dissolved organic matter, trace metals, and acidification parameters in the western Mississippi Sound M. S. Sankar, Padmanava Dash, Yuehan Lu, Andrew Mercer, Zikri Arslan, Scott Sanders, Sudeera Wickramarathna, Rusch Ragland, Shuo Chen, Robert Moorhead 11:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Effects of hypoxia on spatial dynamics of penaeid shrimp in the northern Gulf of Mexico Dongwha Sohn, Kevin Craig, Daniel Obenour, Venkata Rohith Reddy Matli 11:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Mapping SAV and coastal habitats: drones and other recent technologies Quantitative remote sensing of seagrass distribution and density using high spatial resolution multispectral imagery Victoria Hill, Richard Zimmerman, Blake Schaeffer, Megan Coffer, Jiang Li, Kazi Islam, Daniel Perez 11:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Non-indigenous and invasive species in estuaries and coasts Managing the invasive capacity of Baccharis halimifolia in estuarine areas of the European Natura2000 network Jose Juanes, Maria Recio, Beatriz Echavarri, Felipe Calleja, Cristina Galvan, Barbara Ondiviela, Araceli Puente 11:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling Simulating compound flooding during a hurricane using a creek-to-ocean baroclinic model Fei Ye, Joseph Zhang, Saeed Moghimi, Zizang Yang, Edward Myers 11:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Impacts of infauna on geoacoustic properties of marine sediments Kevin Lee, Megan Ballard, Andrew McNeese, Kelly Dorgan, Gabriel Venegas, Preston Wilson 11:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems The carbon balance in a restored marsh at Poplar Island, MD in upper Chesapeake Bay Lorie Staver, Court Stevenson, Jeffrey Cornwell, Nick Nidzieko, Michael Owens 11:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Lunch   11:15 AM 204B  
Marine plastic pollution from nano- to macro-scale: fate, effects, solutions Multiple negative impacts of polyethylene terephthalate plastic (PET) exposure on juvenile eastern oysters (Crassostrea virginica) Laura Eierman 11:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Biogeochemical cycling and transport across the land–ocean aquatic continuum A diel study of fluorescent DOM in Florida Bay seagrasses overlaying carbonate sediments Mary Zeller, Bryce Van Dam, Christian Lopes, John Kominoski 11:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Interactions between hypoxia and the northern Gulf of Mexico shrimp fishery Kevin Craig, Dongwha Sohn, Rick Hart, Daniel Obenour, Venkata Rohith Reddy Matli, Kenneth Rose 11:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Mapping SAV and coastal habitats: drones and other recent technologies Semi-Automated Mapping of Seagrass Distribution of Tampa Bay Aaron Brown, Nathaniel Morton, James McDermott, Andrew Brenner, Bryan Deslauriers 11:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Non-indigenous and invasive species in estuaries and coasts The butterfly effect: ecological impacts of a non-indigenous invasion John Riggins, Adam Chupp, John Formby, Natalie Dearing, Hannah Bares, Richard Brown, Kelly Oten 11:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Impact of weather and extreme events: observations, analysis, and modeling Lunch   11:30 AM 201C  
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Lunch   11:30 AM 203A  
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Lunch   11:30 AM 201D  
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Lunch   11:30 AM 202B  
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Linking infauna to sediment oxygen demand Kelly Dorgan, Sarah Berke, Erin Kiskaddon, Kara Gadeken, Susan Bell 1:00 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Using hydrological-biogeochemical linkages to elucidate coastal wetland carbon dynamics today and tomorrow Julia Guimond, Xuan Yu, Xiaolong Geng, Holly Michael 1:00 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Next Generation Coastal Sturctures: Ecology, Economics and Aesthetics Kathleen Sealey 1:00 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Hypoxic volume in the northern Gulf of Mexico is ecologically more relevant than hypoxic area Dubravko Justic, Donald Scavia, Daniel Obenour, Kevin Craig, Lixia Wang 1:00 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world My four decade friendship with Susan Williams: I heard it through the grapevine William Dennison 1:00 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs Applying eDNA Methods for Assessment and Management of Estuarine Systems in the NERRS Alison Watts, Bree Yednock, Jason Goldstein, Christopher Peter, W Thomas 1:00 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries Developing a framework for assessing environmental flows in estuaries Eric Stein, Eleanor Gee 1:00 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Multi-optode imaging supports potential biogeochemically mediated mutualism between a temperate seagrass and a chemosymbiotic bivalve Diana Chin, Qingzhi Zhu, Nils Volkenborn, Molly Graffam, Robert Aller, Bradley Peterson 1:00 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science Fishers' perceptions of ciguatoxic fish poisoning and modelling bioaccumulation of ciguatoxin in Puerto Rico reefs. Henry Raab, Joseph Luczkovich, Cindy Grace-McCaskey, Miguel Del Pozo, David Griffith 1:00 PM 201A Traditional Oral
New insights in the Gulf of Mexico nine years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill Nine years after Deepwater Horizon, what have we learned about nearshore fishes? Charles Martin, Kenneth Able, Robert Christian, Joel Fodrie, Olaf Jensen, Kristy Lewis, Paola Lopez-Duarte, Ashley McDonald, Kiva Oken, Jill Olin, Brian Roberts, John Valentine 1:00 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Distribution of terrestrial organic material in nearshore marine ecosystems due to debris flow emergency response Heili Lowman, John Melack, Matthieu Moingt, Andrew Zimmerman 1:15 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Mapping tidal wetland CO2 surface-atmosphere exchange with environmental response functions Inke Forbrich, Ke Xu, Stefan Metzger 1:15 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Nontraditional shoreline protection demonstrations along a central coast of Louisiana bay Thomas McGinnis, Margaret Luent 1:15 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Predicting fish population responses to hypoxia using 3-D coupled biophysical models Kenneth Rose, Dubravko Justic, Haosheng Huang, Kevin Craig, Klaus Huebert, Elizabeth LaBone, Ehab Meselhe, Jia Yang, Hoonshin Jung, Z. George Xue, Hanqin Tian 1:15 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Hidden biodiversity: Genetic variation in eelgrass and its community consequences from local to global scales. John Stachowicz, J. Emmett Duffy, Zostera Experimental Network 1:15 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs Applying DNA Metabarcoding to Periphyton Biomonitoring: Lessons Learned from Mesocosm, Watershed, and National Scale Research Erik Pilgrim, Nate Smucker, Chris Nietch, Brent Johnson, John Darling 1:15 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries Key principles for determining environmental flow requirements in closed estuaries Janine Adams, Lara Van Niekerk 1:15 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Assessing nitrogen transfer in a south Texas black mangrove (Avicennia germinans) forest Ashley Murphy, Carlos Cintra-Buenrostro, Alejandro Fierro-Cabo 1:15 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science Contrasting nutrient management implications from statistical and process-based estuary phytoplankton models Alexey Katin, Daniel Obenour, Dario Del Giudice 1:15 PM 201A Traditional Oral
New insights in the Gulf of Mexico nine years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill Resilience or vulnerability of Gulf fisheries economies following Deepwater Horizon? Savannah Swinea, Joel Fodrie 1:15 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Determining the fate of anthropogenic nitrogen in saltmarshes using a large-scale 15N isotope tracer experiment Hillary Sullivan, Linda Deegan, Anne Giblin, Jennifer Bowen 1:30 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Air-water CO2 exchange over a subtropical seagrass meadow Bryce Van Dam, Christian Lopes, James Fourqurean 1:30 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Designing shellfish-based living shorelines for water quality enhancement Sarah Bouboulis, Joshua Moody, Irina Beal, Matthew Gentry, Danielle Kreeger 1:30 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Effects of tides on hypoxia and fish avoidance movement in the Gulf of Mexico Elizabeth LaBone, Dubravko Justic, Kenneth Rose, Lixia Wang, Haosheng Huang 1:30 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Environmental rather than host plant differences drive local scale variation in the eelgrass microbiome Melissa Kardish, John Stachowicz 1:30 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs Investigation of intertidal metazoan biodiversity within previously oiled sheared and intact coastal margins Patrick Rayle 1:30 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries Focused flows to protect natural nurseries Paul Montagna, Hannah Ehrmann, Elaine Kurr 1:30 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Soil nutrients modify mangrove architecture and shifts, driven by global change, from saltmarsh to mangrove. Donna Devlin, C. Edward Proffitt, Ilka Feller 1:30 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science A potential reservoir for the brown tide organism, Aureoumbra lagunensis, in a South Texas estuary. Kenneth Hayes, Michael Wetz, Emily Cira, Hongjie Wang 1:30 PM 201A Traditional Oral
New insights in the Gulf of Mexico nine years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill Salt marsh primary production and greenhouse gas fluxes along an experimental oil-exposure gradient Charles Schutte, Ryann Rossi, Scott Jones, Brian Roberts 1:30 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Invertebrate-bacteria associations as hotspots for benthic nitrogen cycling in estuarine muddy habitats Mindaugas Zilius, Stefano Bonaglia, Ulisse Cardini, Aurelija Samuiloviene, Anastasija Zaiko, Jolita Petkuviene, Irma Vybernaite-Lubiene, Ugo Marzocchi, Marco Bartoli, Tobia Politi 1:45 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems How much of the seagrass wrack contributes to global greenhouse gas emissions? Songlin Liu, Stacey Trevathan-Tackett, Carolyn Ewers Lewis, Zhijian Jiang, Xiaoping Huang, Peter Macreadie 1:45 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Maximizing living shoreline designs for runoff pollution filtration: lessons learned from multi-year projects Just Cebrian, Nigel Temple, Julia Cherry, Daniel Firth, Andrew Lucore, Sara Martin, George Ramseur, Eric Sparks 1:45 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Through the Heads of Fishes: Consequences of Baltic Sea Hypoxia Exposure Revealed by Otolith Chemistry Karin Limburg, Melvin Samson, Michele Casini 1:45 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world The effect of warming on wasting disease intensity depends on seagrass genotypic identity and diversity Forest Schenck, Katherine DuBois, Melissa Kardish, John Stachowicz, Randall Hughes 1:45 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs Choose your weapon: comparing the identification of benthic infauna via eDNA, single-specimen barcodes, and morphology David Gillett, Stephen Weisberg, Michael O'Mahoney, Christopher Meyer 1:45 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries Predictable to flashy: compounding impacts of discharge conveyance in a deltaic-estuarine environment, Mobile Bay, Alabama Steven Dykstra, Brian Dzwonkowski 1:45 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Nutrient and Sediment Enrichment Effect on Nutrient Cycling and Plant Species Composition in Coastal Marshes Tracy Quirk, Donnie Day 1:45 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science Understanding environmental controls on Margalefidinium polykrikoides blooms in the lower Chesapeake Bay Linnea Davis, Eileen Hofmann, John Klinck, Margaret Mulholland, Eduardo Perez Vega, Michael Echevarria, Katherine Filippino 1:45 PM 201A Traditional Oral
New insights in the Gulf of Mexico nine years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill Bacterial Responses to Different Crude Oils Under Varying Solar Exposure Erika Neat-Headrick, Lisa Nigro, Melissa Ederington-Hagy, Arianna Simmering, Wade Jeffrey 1:45 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Oiling impacts on salt marsh nitrogen cycling rates: insights from a large-scale marsh mesocosm experiment Brian Roberts, Chalres Schutte, Ryann Rossi, Anne Bernhard, Anne Giblin 2:00 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Drivers of air-sea flux in a karst subtropical seagrass ecosystem. Christian Lopes, Bryce Van Dam, James Fourqurean 2:00 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Effects of oyster reef design on sediment and hydrodynamic characteristics on a landward mudflat Frank Marshall, Lynn Leonard, Sam Bradtke, Eman Ghoneim 2:00 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Mixed effects of sublethal hypoxia exposure on fish growth and food web displacement Benjamin Walther, Matthew Altenritter, Tyler Steube 2:00 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Linking adult and seed diversity across the depth gradient in the seagrass Zostera marina Cynthia Hays, Torrance Hanley, Forest Schenck, Randall Hughes 2:00 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs Sulfate reducer communities in assessing Chenier Plain saltmarsh health: subsiding versus dredge material elevated sites. Emily Smith, Matthew Hoch 2:00 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries Are small volumes of freshwater inflow sufficient to effect water and sediment quality in estuaries? Hannah Ehrmann, Cheyanne Olson, Paul Montagna, Terry Palmer, Evan Turner 2:00 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Belowground productivity responses to nutrient-enrichment and sediment deposition: predicting effects of mississippi river sediment diversions Gina Groseclose, Tracy Quirk 2:00 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science Climate- induced interannual variability and long-term change in several common HABs of Chesapeake Bay Patricia Glibert, Ming Li, Fan Zhang, Wenfei Ni, Chih-Hsien Lin 2:00 PM 201A Traditional Oral
New insights in the Gulf of Mexico nine years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill Panel Discussion: M. Baustian (LACOE), K. Darnell (MBRACE), J. Henkel (RESTORE Council), J. Lartigue (Science Program), C. Wilson (GoMRI), K. Wowk (TXOneGulf)   2:00 PM 201C  
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Factors controlling nitrogen removal and retention in marine sediments Rachel Presley, Anne Giblin, Christopher Algar, Sean O'Neill, Jeremy Rich 2:15 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Vertical and lateral exchange of carbon, nitrogen, and sediment in tidal marshes of contrasting elevation Nathaniel Weston, Inke Forbrich, Mary Zawatski, Lori Sutter, Brian Donnelly, Mikala Jordan 2:15 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Design and Construction of the Little Beaver Island Shoreline and Coastal Wetland Habitat Improvement Project Ryan Davis, Mark Bogdan 2:15 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Spatial behaviors of migratory fish in response to seasonal hypoxia as revealed by acoustic telemetry Richard Kraus, Mark Rowe, Matt Faust, Christopher Vandergoot 2:15 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Local adaptation of eelgrass linked to temperature and shading stress within a northern California estuary Katherine DuBois, Susan Williams, Kenzie Pollard, Nicole Kollars, John Stachowicz 2:15 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs Environmental DNA reveals 2000-year history of coastal plant communities in a temperate wetland Nicole Foster, Bronwyn Gillanders, Alice Jones, Jennifer Young, Kor-jent Van Dijk, Edward Biffin, Paul Lavery, Oscar Serrano Gras, Anna Lafratta, Michelle Waycott 2:15 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries How important are freshwater flows to the ecology of estuaries in New Zealand? Eleanor Gee 2:15 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Higher root biomass under elevated CO2 increases aerobic microbial processes in a coastal wetland Genevieve Noyce, Patrick Megonigal 2:15 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science Mixotrophic Response of Prymnesium parvum to N and P-Limitation Aaron Cristan, Sean O'mara, I-Shuo Huang, Paul Zimba 2:15 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Break   2:30 PM 203A  
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Break   2:30 PM 201D  
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Break   2:30 PM 204B  
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Break   2:30 PM 202B  
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Break   2:30 PM 204A  
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs Break   2:30 PM 203B  
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries Break   2:30 PM 202A  
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Break   2:30 PM 201B  
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science Break   2:30 PM 201A  
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III The Twelvemile Island Shipwreck Graveyard James Delgado, Stacye Hathorn 3:00 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Fluxes of dissolved organic carbon (DOC) in coastal systems during precipitation events Shannon Davis, Robert Chen 3:00 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Evaluating living shorelines to inform regulatory decision-making in South Carolina, USA. Andrew Tweel, Peter Kingsley-Smith, Denise Sanger, Sharleen Johnson, Blaik Keppler, Michael Hodges, Nancy Hadley, Benjamin Stone, Gary Sundin, Erik Smith 3:00 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Can we compare hypoxia impacts on coastal zooplankton across ecosystems and species? Michael Roman, James Pierson 3:00 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Changing the tide toward rebuilding seagrass habitats Carlos M. Duarte 3:00 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs Developing eDNA tools to map and monitor shifts in salt marsh mosquito populations Richard Lathrop, Dina Fonseca, Ashley Goncalves, Rachael Sacatelli 3:00 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries An adaptive management process to determine the freshwater inflow requirements of the Mission-Aransas Estuary Edward Buskey, Lindsay Scheef 3:00 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Soil microbe-mediated interactions between native and invasive macrophytes Paul Gribben, Fabio Bulleri, Torsten Thomas, Ezequiel Marzinelli 3:00 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science Roles of mixotrophy and physical processes in Cochlodinium polykrikoides bloom initiation in the Lafayette River Qubin Qin, Jian Shen 3:00 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Traditional and Emerging Contaminants in the Coastal Zone PFASs in estuaries: The influence of biology and ecology on contaminant bioaccumulation in estuarine species Matthew Taylor, Sandra Nilsson, Jennifer Bräunig, Karl Bowles, Jochen Mueller 3:00 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Microbial biofilm recruitment near built structures on the seafloor in the Gulf of Mexico Rachel Mugge, Rachel Pugh, Anirban Ray, Leila Hamdan 3:15 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Accounting for Carbon Fluxes Caused by Pulsing Disturbances in Mangrove Wetlands Carbon Budgets (Everglades, USA) Xiaochen Zhao, Victor Rivera-Monroy, Edward Castañeda-Moya, Rafael Travieso, Evelyn Gaiser, Luis Farfán 3:15 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Transforming bulkheads and eroding sedimentary shorelines into healthy living shorelines Jamie Amato, Just Cebrian, Eric Sparks, Joshua Goff 3:15 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Vertical migrations of fish larvae and mesozooplankton in relation to hypoxia in the Mississippi Bight Adam Greer, Valerie Cruz, Luciano Chiaverano, Mustafa Cambazoglu, Kelia Axler, Christian Briseño-Avena, Robert Cowen, Frank Hernandez 3:15 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Unprecedented long-term restoration of seagrass habitat has led to rapid recovery of multiple ecosystem services Robert Orth, Jonathan Lefcheck, Karen McGlathery, Lillian Aoki, Mark Luckenbach, Bo Lusk, Kenneth Moore, Matthew Oreska, Richard Snyder, David Wilcox 3:15 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs Incorporating eDNA data into monitoring, assessment, and management of anadromous river herring Matthew Ogburn, Louis Plough, Charles Bangley 3:15 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries Salinity and inflow targets in the St. Lucie and Caloosahatchee estuaries to support Everglades restoration Gretchen Ehlinger, Phyllis Klarmann, Patricia Gorman 3:15 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Effects of soil microbial amendments on Gulf Coast dune restorations Kerri Crawford, Michelle Busch, Hannah Locke, Noah Luecke 3:15 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science Phytoplankton responses to adaptive management interventions in a eutrophic urban estuary Daniel Lemley, Janine Adams, Gavin Rishworth, Candice Bouland 3:15 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Traditional and Emerging Contaminants in the Coastal Zone Localized Anthropogenic Effects on the Marine Environment at Palmer Station, Antarctica Terry Palmer, Steve Sweet, Andrew Klein, Larry Hyde, Paul Montagna, Jose Sericano, Terry Wade 3:15 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Exploring the Environmental Role of Microbial Life “On Board” Pappy's Lane Shipwreck Erin Field, Kyra Price, Cody Garrison, Nathan Richards 3:30 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Salt Marsh Net Ecosystem Carbon Balance: Comprehensive Measurements of the Lateral Flux Kevin Kroeger, Meagan Gonneea, Zhaohui Aleck Wang, Neil Ganju, John Pohlman, Omar Abdul Aziz, Jianwu Tang, Amanda Spivak, Serena Moseman-Valtierra 3:30 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Resilience in action: Connecting engineers, nature, and communities Danielle Boudreau, Brian Leslie, Michael Barnett 3:30 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Transgenerational and carryover effects of hypoxia and warming on eastern oyster performance Sarah Donelan, Denise Breitburg, Matthew Ogburn 3:30 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Performance of seagrass restoration: new information revealed from projects missing from the primary literature Susan Bell, Ryan Rezek, Margaret Hall, Bradley Furman, Robin Jung 3:30 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs Detecting diadromous fish with eDNA: A comparison between ddPCR and metabarcoding Jessica Haskins, Devin Thomas, W Thomas, Alison Watts, Bree Yednock 3:30 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries Complex public policies and estuarine through-flow: the case of the San Francisco Bay-Delta John Callaway, Michael Chotkowski, James Cloern 3:30 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Carbon and plant-soil interactions across the coastal seascape Erik Yando, Jahson Alemu, Natasha Bhatia, Dan Friess 3:30 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science 1 HAB, 3 Estuaries: Insights from long-term fisheries-independent monitoring along Florida’s Gulf coast Meagan Schrandt, Ryan Jones, Eric Weather, Janelle Johnson, Timothy MacDonald 3:30 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Traditional and Emerging Contaminants in the Coastal Zone Detecting oil exposure using trace metal signatures in Eastern Oyster (Crassostrea virginica) shells Kimberly Peter, Ruth Carmichael 3:30 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Assessment of Recovery Of Mangrove Habitats Using Multiple Tracers: Stable Isotopes And Benthic Community Analysis Amanda Demopoulos, Jill Bourque, Nicole Cormier, Jennifer McClain-Counts, Ken Krauss 3:45 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Lateral alkalinity and carbon export from mangroves in the Everglades National Park, Florida Gloria Reithmaier, Scott Jonston, David Ho, Damien Maher 3:45 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Connecting living shorelines and nature-based infrastructure with the National Flood Insurance Program’s Community Rating System Niki Pace, Christine Shepard 3:45 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Quantifying the relationship among dissolved oxygen, algal blooms, and fish kills in coastal Florida Dakota Lewis, Geoffrey Cook 3:45 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Seagrass restoration potential through development of a bio-optical model Kaitlyn O'Toole, Bradley Peterson 3:45 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs Augmenting Biological Monitoring with eDNA Metabarcoding Methods Devin Thomas, Alison Watts, W Thomas, Christopher Peter, Jason Goldstein, Yoshimi Rii, Shon Schooler, Jason Garwood, Sarah Fernald 3:45 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries Validating and refining freshwater inflow standards for Texas estuaries through adaptive management Caimee Schoenbaechler, Evan Turner 3:45 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Plant communities exert important control over microbial communities and their ecosystem function in salt marshes Jennifer Bowen, Ashley Bulseco, John Angell 3:45 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science Are human-managed freshwater discharges fueling Florida’s red tides? Natalie Nelson, Edward Phlips, Eric Milbrandt 3:45 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Traditional and Emerging Contaminants in the Coastal Zone Emerging contaminants in our coastal waters: a national Mussel Watch assessment Dennis Apeti, Mary Rider 3:45 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Effects of removed carbonic anhydrase activity on biomass and production of estuarine benthic microalgal communities Eilea Knotts, James Pinckney 4:00 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Coastal primary productivity: Apportioning benthic, water column, and atmosphere exchange importance with in-situ fluxes Matthew Long, David Burdige, Daniel McCorkle, Jennie Rheuban, Richard Zimmerman 4:00 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Shorelines Protection Decisions: Factors Influencing the Future of Virginia’s Tidal Wetlands Michelle Covi, Wie Yusuf 4:00 PM 204B Lightning
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Improved assessment of Chesapeake Bay dissolved oxygen criteria violations using a benthic community health index Jennifer Keisman, Richard Tian, Elgin Perry, Gary Shenk, Richard Batiuk 4:00 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Subsequent shift in seagrass species composition through seagrass recovery in the northern European Wadden Sea Tobias Dolch, Christian Buschbaum, Karsten Reise 4:00 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs Setting reference conditions for M-gAMBI calculation, a benthic DNA-based index Angel Borja, Anders Lanzén, Naiara Rodriguez-Ezpeleta, Iñigo Muxika 4:00 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries Developing methods for testing the effects of altered freshwater inflow on Crassostrea virginica (Eastern Oyster) Evan Turner, Norman Johns, Paul Montagna, Caimee Schoenbaechler, Joe Trungale 4:00 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Salt marsh response to sea-level rise: Plant-microbial relationships, plant genotypic variation, and microbial community structure Gregory Zogg, Steven Travis 4:00 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science Building consensus on Florida's harmful algal blooms Lisa Krimsky, Betty Staugler 4:00 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Traditional and Emerging Contaminants in the Coastal Zone Combining trace elements and stable isotopes to detect human wastewater Anika knight, Jessica Kinsella, Ruth Carmichael 4:00 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned USACE framework for planning natural infrastructure: San Francisco Bay and Barnegat Bay-Little Egg Harbor estuaries Brandon Boyd, Candice Piercy, Matthew Bates, Mary Bryant, Monica Chasten, James Morris 4:08 PM 204B Lightning
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III Importance of microphytobenthos-meiofauna pathway in intertidal habitats highlighted by trophic markers and food web modeling Luuk van der Heijden, Ragnhild Asmus, Martin Graeve, Jadwiga Rzeznik-Orignac, Nathalie Niquil, Matilda Haraldsson, Blanche Saint-Béat, Stephen Pacella, Denis Fichet, Gaël Guillou, Harald Asmus, Benoit Lebreton 4:15 PM 203A Lightning
Carbon fluxes in coastal systems Interannual and seasonal variations in terrestrial carbon export from North American land to oceans: 1980-2015 Hanqin Tian, Bowen Zhang, Susan Pan, Rongting Xu, Steven Lohrenz, Raymond Najjar, Marjorie Friedrichs, Wei-Jun Cai, Ruoying He, Eileen Hofmann, Charles Hopkinson, Chaoqun Lu 4:15 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Living shorelines and marsh nature-based infrastructure: lessons learned Florida's living shorelines training course for marine contractors Fara Ilami, Jessy Wayles 4:15 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Impacts of coastal hypoxia on fishes, food webs and ecosystems. Deoxygenation over coral reefs triggers coral bleaching and microbial community shift Andrew Altieri, Maggie Johnson, Matthieu Leray, Noelle Lucey, Lucia Rodriguez, Jarrod Scott, William Wied 4:15 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Resilience of seagrass beds after the catastrophic tsunami varies among sites and component species Masahiro Nakaoka, Hitoshi Tamaki, Daisuke Muraoka, Daisuke Shimizu, Norio Tanaka 4:15 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Incorporating molecular ecology tools into coastal and estuarine monitoring programs The impact of bioinformatic pipeline on algal bioassessment results Susanna Theroux, Joshua Steele, John Griffith, Eric Stein 4:15 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing environmental flows assessment for estuaries Temporal variability in phytoplankton community composition in three Texas estuaries with different freshwater inflow regimes Tiffany Chin, Michael Wetz 4:15 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Plant-soil interactions across coastal ecosystems in a global change era Plant-soil interactions in salt marshes: Effects of fungal presence/identity on Spartina production and physiology Torrance Hanley, Catherine Gehring, Christina Richards, Randall Hughes 4:15 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Advances in coastal harmful algal bloom science Changes in phytoplankton biomass and composition in coastal Maryland due to eutrophication and temperature increase Olivia Saliger, Judith O'Neil, Morgan Ross 4:15 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Mud, macrofauna and microbes: An ode to benthos III How to outrun your parasites, the LP David Johnson, Jeff Shields, Richard Heard 4:23 PM 203A Lightning

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Wednesday, 6 November
Conference Schedule

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Session Title Presentation Title Authors & Presenter Time of Presentation Room Assignment Presentation Format
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Quantification and valuation of subwatershed scale nitrogen removal by commercial shellfish in Greenwich Bay, CT Anthony Dvarskas, Suzanne Bricker, Gary Wikfors, John Bohorquez, Mark Dixon, Julie Rose 8:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Detecting surf zone fish diversity using environmental DNA and other non-destructive methods Nicholas Schooler, Zack Gold, Jenifer Dugan, Robert Miller, Henry Page, Donna Schroeder, Kyle Emery, Jessica Madden 8:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Mixing and transport in estuaries and coastal waters Pathway of the suspended sediment from the Mackenzie River to the Mackenzie Shelf Yongsheng Wu 8:00 AM 203B Lightning
Responsive, relevant, ready: new directions in coastal science and modeling Multi-model assessment of climate and emission projections on atmospheric nitrogen loading to the Chesapeake Bay Chris Nolte, Patrick Campbell, Jesse Bash, Tanya Spero 8:00 AM 203A Lightning
Wind energy: effects on ecological function Ecosystem framework applied to site characterizations at offshore wind farms Marisa Guarinello, Drew Carey 8:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Interdisciplinary science and engineering for understanding disasters along coastlines Impacts of hurricane events on form and function of a Connecticut salt marsh Katherine Castagno, Jeffrey Donnelly, Kelly McKeon 8:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Interannual variability of the Chesapeake Bay carbonate system Fei Da, Marjorie Friedrichs, Pierre St. Laurent, Elizabeth Shadwick, Raymond Najjar 8:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Bacterioplankton, phytoplankton, and microphytobenthose community dynamics in a shallow well-mixed estuary experiencing hydrologic modifications Matthew Hoch 8:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Regional genetic diversity in Spartina and Juncus with implications for future salt marsh restoration Patrick Biber, Brian Baldwin, Mark Welch 8:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Multiple stressors from extreme events drive ecosystem-wide loss of resilience in an iconic seagrass community Gary Kendrick, Robert Nowicki, Simone Strydom, Matthew Fraser, Elizabeth Sinclair, John Statton, Jordan Thomson, Kathryn McMahon, Kieryn Kilminster, James Fourqurean, Michael Heithaus, Robert Orth 8:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Mixing and transport in estuaries and coastal waters Novel determinations of three zones in the two contrasting river estuarine systems using DIN-Salinity gradient Jongsun Kim 8:08 AM 203B Lightning
Responsive, relevant, ready: new directions in coastal science and modeling Drivers of spatial and temporal variability in nitrogen speciation in the Chesapeake Bay watershed Isabella Bertani, Gopal Bhatt, Gary Shenk, Lewis Linker, Daniel Kaufman, Richard Tian, Cuiyin Wu 8:08 AM 203A Lightning
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Oyster Denitrification as a Best Management Practice for Nitrogen Removal Jeffrey Cornwell, Michael Owens, Melanie Jackson, Julie Reichert-Nguyen, M. Lisa Kellogg 8:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Inferring Seaside Sparrow (Ammospiza maritima) dietary response to large-scale disturbances through metabarcoding Allison Snider, Andrea Bonisoli Alquati, Stefan Woltmann, Philip Stouffer, Sabrina Taylor 8:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Mixing and transport in estuaries and coastal waters Historical changes to freshwater transport pathways along the Oregon/Washington coast Joseph Jurisa, Aqeel Al-Bahadily, Stefan Talke, David Jay 8:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Responsive, relevant, ready: new directions in coastal science and modeling Water quality impacts of land use and climate change in Chesapeake Bay TMDL Mid-Point Assessment Gopal Bhatt, Lewis Linker, Jessica Rigelman, Daniel Kaufman, Isabella Bertani, Peter Claggett, Gary Shenk, Kyle Hinson 8:15 AM 203A Lightning
Wind energy: effects on ecological function Examining potential impacts of America’s first offshore wind farm on fish and invertebrates Dara Wilber, Drew Carey, Matthew Griffin, Andy Lipsky 8:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Interdisciplinary science and engineering for understanding disasters along coastlines Evaluation of the Resilience of Shoreline Protection Methods to Hurricane Florence Devon Eulie, Rachel Gittman, Huili Hao, Mariko Polk, Steven Scyphers, Carter Smith, Emory Wellman 8:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Regionally dependent acidification in a large eutrophic estuary: insights from a 30-year modelling study Chunqi Shen, Jeremy Testa 8:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Phytoplankton Dynamics in Central Puget Sound: A Close Look at Inter-annual Variation Using FlowCAM Imaging. Gabriela Hannach, Lyndsey Swanson 8:15 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology The effects of black mangrove fertilization and role of nutrients in propagule establishment and survival Sophia Hoffman, Donna Devlin, C. Edward Proffitt 8:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Seagrass resilience to a marine heatwave Karen McGlathery, Lillian Aoki, Matthew Oreska, Amelie Berger, Peter Berg, Patricia Wiberg, Max Castorani 8:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Responsive, relevant, ready: new directions in coastal science and modeling Assessment of Chesapeake Bay water quality under future climate conditions Richard Tian, Lewis Linker, Gary Shenk, Gopal Bhatt, Daniel Kaufman, Isabella Bertani, Cuiyin Wu 8:23 AM 203A Lightning
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Comparison of nutrient content between diploid and triploid Crassostrea virginica from two farm sites. Matthew Poach, Julie Reichert-Nguyen, Julie Rose, M. Lisa Kellogg, Mark Luckenbach, Shannon Meseck 8:30 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Exploring microbial food web connectivity using thermodynamics, stable isotope probing, and genomics Ashley Bulseco, Julie Huber, Joseph Vallino 8:30 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Mixing and transport in estuaries and coastal waters Are the shallow lagoon systems well mixed? Xinyi Kang, Meng Xia 8:30 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Responsive, relevant, ready: new directions in coastal science and modeling Assessing future climate risk to Chesapeake Bay water quality standards Lewis Linker, Gopal Bhatt, Richard Tian, Carl Cerco, Gary Shenk 8:30 AM 203A Lightning
Wind energy: effects on ecological function Assessment of ecological value of benthic habitats in offshore wind energy areas Roberto Llanso, Daniel Dauer, Rochelle Seitz, Michael Lane 8:30 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Interdisciplinary science and engineering for understanding disasters along coastlines Mental models for assessing social-ecological systems following disasters Kelsi Furman, Steven Gray, Steven Scyphers 8:30 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Modelling carapace dissolution and growth under present-day low pH gradients in larval Dungeness crab Nina Bednarsek, Richard Feely, Simone Alin, Samantha Siedlecki, Marcus Beck, Piero Calosi, Greg Pelletier, Casey Saenger, John Spicer 8:30 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Phytoplankton community dynamics in an urbanized South Texas Estuary (Corpus Christi Bay) Sarah Tominack, Kenneth Hayes, Michael Wetz 8:30 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Predicting plant succession in coastal tidal marshes Madeline Gill 8:30 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Tropicalization of mid-western Atlantic coastal bays by pinfish: a combined ecological and oceanographic perspective Jonathan Lefcheck, F Fodrie, Donglai Gong, Marta Faulkner, Robert Orth 8:30 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Responsive, relevant, ready: new directions in coastal science and modeling Multi-models to study alternate stable states in Florida Bay: a synthesis of models Christopher Madden, Amanda McDonald, Theresa Strazisar, Yini Shangguan, Rene Price, Marguerite Koch 8:38 AM 203A Lightning
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Minimal effects of oyster aquaculture on local water quality: examples from southern Chesapeake Bay Jessica Turner, M. Lisa Kellogg, Grace Massey, Carl Friedrichs 8:45 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology A new niche for isotope ecology: Combining MixSIAR and hypervolume metrics to understand resource use James Nelson, Justin Lesser, W. Ryan James 8:45 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Mixing and transport in estuaries and coastal waters Lateral Mixing Induced by Filaments and Eddies on a Mid-Latitude Shelf Subject to Buoyancy Loss Steven Morey 8:45 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Responsive, relevant, ready: new directions in coastal science and modeling Impacts of Sea Level Rise on Water Quality in Chesapeake Bay: Model Validation and Assessment Xun Cai, Jian Shen, Joseph Zhang 8:45 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Wind energy: effects on ecological function Before After Gradient Designs to evaluate coastal wind farm impacts to migratory and sedentary fishes David Secor, Ella Rothermel, Michael O'Brien, Caroline Wiernicki 8:45 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Interdisciplinary science and engineering for understanding disasters along coastlines Parcel-Scale Effects of Mangroves on Wave Transformation and Force Reduction in the Built Environment Tori Tomiczek, Anna Wargula, Marie Jendrysik, Kiera O'Donnell, Kelsi Furman, Steven Scyphers 8:45 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Assessing the life stage specific vulnerability of the Dungeness crab to climate change stressors Halle Berger, Samantha Siedlecki, Catherine Matassa, Simone Alin, Isaac Kaplan, Emma Hodgson, Darren Pilcher, Jan Newton 8:45 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Model Simulated Phytoplankton Dynamics in the Changjiang Estuary: Interannual Variability under Shifting River Impact Jianzhong Ge, Richard Bellerby, Ricardo Torres, Pingxing Ding 8:45 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology What doesn't kill you makes you more susceptible to herbivory Serina Wittyngham, David Johnson 8:45 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Collapsing benthic ecosystems in Southwest Florida James Douglass 8:45 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Oyster aquaculture as a method of nitrogen bio-extraction in the Florida Panhandle Mario Marquez, Charles Jagoe, Suzanne Bricker 9:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Habitat use and connectivity of native and nonnative gobies in a fragmented California wetland Chloe Van Grootheest, Christine Whitcraft 9:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Mixing and transport in estuaries and coastal waters Effects of local and remote wind on residence time and its relationship with estuarine-shelf exchange Jilian Xiong, Jian Shen, Jiabi Du, Yu Chen 9:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Responsive, relevant, ready: new directions in coastal science and modeling Identifying cost-effective water quality management strategies in the Chesapeake Bay watershed Daniel Kaufman, Gopal Bhatt, Olivia Devereux, Jessica Rigelman, J. Hugh Ellis, Benjamin Hobbs, Kevin Asplen, William Ball, Lewis Linker 9:00 AM 203A Lightning
Wind energy: effects on ecological function Seasonal incidence of Atlantic Sturgeon and Striped Bass in the Maryland Wind Energy Area Ella Rothermel, Michael O'Brien, Dewayne Fox, Ben Gahagan, Ian Park, Matthew Balazik, David Secor 9:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Interdisciplinary science and engineering for understanding disasters along coastlines Impacts of Hurricane Irma on people and the built environment in the Florida Keys: Kiera O'Donnell, Steven Scyphers, Victoria Tomiczek, Sharon Harlon 9:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Monitoring Climate and Condition of Naturalized Pacific Oysters in a US West Coast Estuary Brett Dumbauld, Jennifer Ruesink, Zachary Forster, Natsuki Hasegawa, Alan Trimble 9:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Investigating phytoplankton community trends off Cape Canaveral, FL—Different Diatoms for a Different Season Ben Stelling, Edward Phlips, Susan Badylak, Leslie Landauer, Debra Murie, Macy Tate, Anne West-Valle, Mami Hamazaki 9:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Coastal squeeze on oysters: shifting estuarine salinity, water quality, and reef communities Joel Fodrie, Maxwell Tice-Lewis, Stacy Zhang, Gray Redding, Quentin Walker, Antonio Rodriguez, Niels Lindquist 9:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Widespread recovery of seagrass meadows in Southwest Florida: The influence of management actions and climate David Tomasko, Mark Alderson, Jennifer Hecker, Nicole Adevaia, Jay Leverone, Gary Raulerson, Edward Sherwood 9:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Responsive, relevant, ready: new directions in coastal science and modeling Propagating model uncertainty through linked models James Fitzpatrick, Dominic DiToro 9:08 AM 203A Lightning
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Importance of Oyster Reef Design and Setting in Restoration Success in Mobile Bay Merritt McCall, Sean Powers 9:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Tracking foraging behavior using consumer-specific energetic landscapes W. Ryan James, Brock Geary, Jennifer Doerr, Jordan Karubian, Paul Leberg, James Nelson 9:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Mixing and transport in estuaries and coastal waters Maureparticle revisited - a simple particle tracking model for coastal and estuarine mixing Nathan Dill 9:15 AM 203B Lightning
Responsive, relevant, ready: new directions in coastal science and modeling Increasing the Value of Mechanistic Watershed Models Through Emulation and Machine Learning Christopher Duffy 9:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Wind energy: effects on ecological function Regional research priorities for offshore wind in Massachusetts Kathryn Ford, Catherine O'Keefe 9:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Interdisciplinary science and engineering for understanding disasters along coastlines Coastal Resilience: Science, planning, and interagency collaboration Deborah Scerno, Pamela Castens, Jacqueline Keiser 9:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Modeling the effects of multiple climate change stressors on winter flounder population dynamics Klaus Huebert, Kenneth Rose, R Christopher Chambers 9:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Have anthropogenic factors hastened diatom nutrient starvation in the Mississippi River Plume? Jeffrey Krause 9:15 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Response of native flora and fauna in coastal wetlands to Mississippi River diversions Akintoye Ruth, Linda Hooper-Bui, Charles Martin 9:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Status of Florida Bay seagrass communities following the recurrence of turtlegrass die-off Margaret Hall, Bradley Furman, Michael Durako 9:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Mixing and transport in estuaries and coastal waters Impacts of local and remote wind forcing on surge level in a small lagoon system Meng Xia, Xinyi Kang 9:23 AM 203B Lightning
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Break   9:30 AM 201A  
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Break   9:30 AM 202B  
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Break   9:30 AM 202A  
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Break   9:30 AM 201B  
Population/community ecology Break   9:30 AM 201D  
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Break   9:30 AM 204A  
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Integrating and applying three-dimensional models to simulate oyster ecosystem services Rasika Gawde, Elizabeth North, Raleigh Hood, Michael Wilberg, Wen Long, Hao Wang 10:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Trophic structure and mercury biomagnification in a coastal Tanzanian seagrass fish community Mario Hernandez, Rebecka Brasso, Stephen Midway, Michael Polito 10:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Concentrations of anthropogenic carbon along the west coast of North America Richard Feely, Brendan Carter, Nina Bednarsek, Wei-Jun Cai, Simone Alin, Dana Greeley 10:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Why large cells dominate estuarine phytoplankton Erica Nejad, Tara Schraga, James Cloern 10:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Does nekton enhancement vary consistently across microhabitats on restored oyster reefs? Theresa Davenport, Jonathan Grabowski, Randall Hughes 10:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Seagrass gap dynamics for the Lower Laguna Madre, Texas Hudson DeYoe, Warren Pulich, Jr., Nicole Laas, John Garcia 10:00 AM 204A Lightning
Ecosystem-based management: Challenges and opportunities for regional implementation Emerging research needs for regional ecosystem-based management: Tales from the field Amie West, Michael Roman, Felix Martinez, William Dennison, Thomas Miller, Fredrika Moser, Kenneth Rose, Lisa Wainger 10:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Outreach and engagement of our estuaries, coasts, and oceans Telling the local stories: integrating data to inform local management in the Chesapeake Bay watershed Emily Trentacoste, John Wolf 10:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Collaborative modeling for responsive, relevant, and timely coastal management OysterFutures: testing a collaborative modeling process for fisheries management Elizabeth North, Michael Wilberg, Jeff Blair, Jeffrey Cornwell, Matthew Damiano, Rasika Gawde, Taylor Goelz, Troy Hartley, Chris Hayes, Raleigh Hood, Melanie Jackson, Lisa Wainger 10:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Synthesizing and Understanding Ecosystem Responses to Tropical Cyclones Christopher Patrick, John Kominoski, William McDowell 10:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Genetic diversity of Halodule wrightii is resistant to large scale dieback Laura Reynolds, Kathryn Tiling, Gina Digiantonio, Vincent Encomio, Lori Morris 10:08 AM 204A Lightning
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Use of point-of-view video cameras to assess fish interactions with oyster aquaculture bottom cages Julie Rose, Peter Auster, Paul Clark, Erick Estela, Yuan Liu, Lisa Milke, Gillian Phillips, Dylan Redman 10:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology A multi-stable isotope approach to determine mercury sources in migratory and resident coastal fishes Sarah Janssen, Joel Hoffman, Ryan Lepak, Monson Bruce, Greg Peterson, Cotter Anne, David Krabbenhoft 10:15 AM 202B Lightning
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Validation of a High-Resolution Physical-Biogeochemical Model for Pollution Impact Assessments in the Southern California Bight Karen McLaughlin, Faycal Kessouri, Martha Sutula, Minna Ho, James McWilliams, Curtis Deutsch, Daniele Bianchi, Nina Bednarsek, Lionel Renault, Richard Feely, Richard Ambrose, Stephen Weisberg 10:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Microplankton trophic dynamics in the northern Gulf of Mexico (nGOM) Adam Boyette, Jeffrey Krause, Sydney Acton, Donald Redalje, William "Monty" Graham 10:15 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Fair-weather friends: a tale of how oyster and cordgrass symbiosis drives edge distribution R Daniel Harris, James Byers 10:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world The hidden promiscuity of Halodule wrightii: observations of sexual reproduction throughout Florida, USA. Bradley Furman, Mike Wheeler, Bianca Broselli, Laura Reynolds, Kelly Darnell, Margaret Hall 10:15 AM 204A Lightning
Ecosystem-based management: Challenges and opportunities for regional implementation Ecosystem-based management (EBM) in the North Atlantic - concepts check, mandates check, tools check, implementation..? Mark Dickey-Collas, Jason Link, M. Robin Anderson, Anna Rindorf, Paul Snelgrove, Margaret (Peg) Brady, Ellen Johannesen, Ellen Kenchington, Howard Townsend, Alida Bundy, David Johnson 10:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Outreach and engagement of our estuaries, coasts, and oceans Assessing virtual reality technology as an environmental education teaching tool for use in classrooms Gabriela Canas, Kaitlyn Campbell, Josephine Spearman 10:15 AM 203B Lightning
Collaborative modeling for responsive, relevant, and timely coastal management Collaborative modeling using online, reduced complexity models as decision-support tools Mark Brush 10:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Hurricane driven sediment deposition and remobilization in the northern Gulf of Mexico Wokil Bam, Kanchan Maiti, Samuel Bentley, John Lehrter 10:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology If we are what we eat, then sea lamprey ammocoetes are made of riparian vegetation Ester Dias, Maria Miranda, Ronaldo Sousa, Carlos Antunes 10:23 AM 202B Lightning
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Seagrass contribution to productivity and community biogeochemistry in Reunion Island (West Indian ocean) Irene Olivé, Emilio García-Robledo, João Silva, Rui Santos, Nick Kamenos, Pascale Cuet, Patrick Frouin 10:23 AM 204A Lightning
Outreach and engagement of our estuaries, coasts, and oceans Recommendations for the integration of outreach with research: The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative experience Tina Miller-Way, Sara Beresford, Katie Fillingham 10:23 AM 203B Lightning
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Characterizing the habitat function of bivalve aquaculture using underwater video Bridget Ferriss, Molly Bogeberg, Letitia (Tish) Conway-Cranos, Laura Hoberecht, Peter Kiffney, Kate Litle, Jodie Toft, Karl Veggerby, Beth Sanderson 10:30 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Disentangling the importance of autochthony along a salinity gradient of a salt marsh food web Sydney Moyo, Hayat Bennadji, Jessica Johnson, Paola Lopez-Duarte, Jill Olin, Charles Martin, Linda Hooper-Bui, Brian Roberts, Michael Polito 10:30 AM 202B Lightning
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Impacts of submesoscale ocean dynamics on the biogeochemistry and ecosystem of the California Current Daniele Bianchi, Faycal Kessouri, James McWilliams, Lionel Renault, Curtis Deutsch, Hartmut Frenzel, Pierre Damien 10:30 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems What influences Puget Sound zooplankton dynamics--phytoplankton, physical factors, or something else? Kimberle Stark, Gabriela Hannach, Julie Keister, Stephanie Jaeger 10:30 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Factors Influencing Estuarine Fish Communities in Espiritu Santo Bay, Texas Mallika Beach - Mehrotra, Jeffrey Wozniak, Philip Matich 10:30 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world The consequences of simulated grazing disturbance on the genetic diversity of eelgrass Nicole Kollars, John Stachowicz 10:30 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Ecosystem-based management: Challenges and opportunities for regional implementation Characterizing and Comparing U.S. Marine Fisheries Ecosystems: Successful Factors in Moving Toward Ecosystem-Based Fisheries Management Tony Marshak, Jason Link 10:30 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Outreach and engagement of our estuaries, coasts, and oceans Our Wastewater Footprint: Enhancing water quality through scientific communication and public outreach Toni Thomason, Elizabeth Hieb, Ruth Carmichael 10:30 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Collaborative modeling for responsive, relevant, and timely coastal management Modeling a catastrophic flooding event to improve water quality and environmental health in Southern Louisiana Lucas Goodman, Robert Miller 10:30 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes After the storm: wildlife response to hurricanes in the Caribbean islands Francisco Vilella 10:30 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Trophic niche and life history of Hardhead Catfish in the northern Gulf of Mexico Lucas Pensinger, Stephen Midway, Michael Polito, Shane Flinn, Andrew Ostrowski 10:38 AM 202B Lightning
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Impacts of oyster culture on the habitat function of seagrass beds James Morley, Joel Fodrie, Christopher Taylor, Abigail Poray 10:45 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Seasonal dietary shifts of Red Snapper (Lutjanus campechanus) in Mississippi state waters Caitlin Slife, Kevin Dillon 10:45 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Submesoscale Simulations to Support Management Conversations on the Impact of Local Pollution in Southern California Faycal Kessouri, Martha Sutula, Daniele Bianchi, James McWilliams, Curtis Deutsch, Karen McLaughlin, Minna Ho, Nina Bednarsek, Evan Howard, Lionel Renault, Simon Yang, Stephen Weisberg 10:45 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Appendicularian organism and house abundances in relation to coastal ocean fronts and phytoplankton production gradients Alexis Hagemeyer, John Lehrter, Bradley Penta, Adam Greer 10:45 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Habitat associations and spatiotemporal overlap patterns of an assemblage of estuarine predators and prey Mariah Livernois, R.J. David Wells, Mark Fisher, Masami Fujiwara, Jay Rooker 10:45 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Eelgrass Genetic Diversity Influences Resilience to Stresses Associated with Eutrophication Holly Plaisted, Alyssa Novak, Sarah Weigel, Anita Klein, Frederick Short 10:45 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Ecosystem-based management: Challenges and opportunities for regional implementation Connective Capacity and Ecosystem-Based Management in Gulf Coast Fisheries Anthony Lima, Dongkyu Kim, Andrew Song, Gordon Hickey, Owen Temby 10:45 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Outreach and engagement of our estuaries, coasts, and oceans Citizens, Oysters and Changing the Culture through POP (Project Oyster Pensacola) Jane Caffrey, Barbara Albrecht 10:45 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Collaborative modeling for responsive, relevant, and timely coastal management An integrated modeling approach for characterizing oyster larvae movement, mortality, and spatial distribution Tyler Keys, Corey Trahan, Candice Piercy, Todd Swannack 10:45 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Timescales of water quality change in 3 Texas estuaries induced by passage of Hurricane Harvey Lily Walker, Michael Wetz, Paul Montagna, Xinping Hu, Kenneth Hayes 10:45 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Mind the gap: a multi-regional understanding of the cultural ecosystem services provided by shellfish. Adriane Michaelis, William Walton, Don Webster, L. Jen Shaffer 11:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Spatial, temporal, and individual-level variation in northern Gulf of Mexico common bottlenose dolphin diet Carl Cloyed, Brian Balmer, Mandy Tumlin, Eric Zolman, Aaron Barleycorn, Teri Rowles, Lori Schwacke, Ruth Carmichael 11:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Nutrient Pollution Effects on Acidification and Hypoxia in Southern California Bight: Biological -vs-Water Quality Impacts Martha Sutula, Faycal Kessouri, James McWilliams, Curtis Deutsch, Daniele Bianchi, Nina Bednarsek, Evan Howard, Lionel Renault, Karen McLaughlin, Richard Feely, Simone Alin, Richard Ambrose 11:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems The distribution, abundance and trophic ecology of Neomysis americana in Chesapeake Bay Danielle Quill, Ryan Woodland 11:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Increased preference of habitat heterogeneity and structural complexity with predatory threat in seagrass fish species Nikki Bramwell, Edward Hammill, David Booth 11:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Ex-seeding expectations: quantifying Z. marina seed quality over time Avonelle Combs, Jessie Jarvis, W. Judson Kenworthy 11:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Ecosystem-based management: Challenges and opportunities for regional implementation Integrating Local Data to Inform Region-Level Management in the National Park Service Katie May Laumann, William Dennison, Vanessa Vargas-Nguyen, Emily Nastase 11:00 AM 204B Lightning
Outreach and engagement of our estuaries, coasts, and oceans From graduate to elementary school: Engaging young students can be easy! Sarah Ramsden, Mary Curran 11:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Collaborative modeling for responsive, relevant, and timely coastal management Multiple ecosystem model integration for use in an environmental impact study Kristy Lewis, Cameron Ainsworth, Damian Brady, Kim de Mutsert, Kenneth Rose, Shaye Sable 11:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Impact of Hurricanes Florence and Michael on microbial communities and its implications for atmospheric CO2 Cody Garrison, Sara Roozbehi, D. Reide Corbett, Siddhartha Mitra, Erin Field 11:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Ecosystem-based management: Challenges and opportunities for regional implementation Effect of multiple pressures on early marine survival of juvenile salmon in Puget Sound Hem Nalini Morzaria-Luna, Isaac Kaplan, Raphael Girardin, Chris Harvey, Michael Schmidt, Elizabeth Fulton, Parker MacCready 11:08 AM 204B Lightning
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Assessing the costs and benefits of different culture methods on an Alabama commercial oyster farm Sarah Hensey, Julian Stewart, Russell Grice, William Walton 11:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Determining interspecific interactions between ctenophores and fishes in Maryland Coastal Bays using stable isotope analysis Sarah Cvach, Steve Doctor, Christina Bradley 11:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management High resolution numerical ocean outfall plume modeling in the Southern California Bight Minna Ho, Faycal Kessouri, Martha Sutula, James McWilliams, Daniele Bianchi, Timu Gallien, George Robertson, Jeroen Molemaker 11:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Implications from distribution patterns of dead copepods corresponding to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill Jessica Tolan 11:15 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Influence of marsh island size on nekton communities: intermediate optima rather than SLOSS? Shelby Ziegler, Lauren Clance, Andrew McMains, Marianna Miller, Joel Fodrie 11:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Seagrasses under pressure from intensive seaweed farming in Rote Island, Indonesia Mirta Teichberg, Hugo Duarte Moreno, Mónica Mariño, Alfred Kase, Annette Breckwoldt, Hauke Reuter 11:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Ecosystem-based management: Challenges and opportunities for regional implementation Challenges and novel approaches to habitat restoration on historically human-occupied land Andrew Heaton, Karen Clark, Robert Gruba, Jay McIlwain, Jonathan Pitchford 11:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Outreach and engagement of our estuaries, coasts, and oceans Building bridges over troubled waters: Citizen engagement to support shellfish aquaculture Allison Colden 11:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Collaborative modeling for responsive, relevant, and timely coastal management Spectral wave modeling in a shallow estuary of the Northern Gulf of Mexico Azadeh Razavi Arab, Haosheng Huang 11:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Oxygen intrusion into hypoxic benthos from Hurricane Harvey and the effect on the carbonate system K. Michael Scaboo, Wei-Jun Cai, Baoshan Chen, Li Qian, Nancy Rabalais 11:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Quantification and valuation of ecosystem services associated with shellfish Lunch   11:30 AM 201A  
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Lunch   11:30 AM 202B  
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Lunch   11:30 AM 202A  
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Lunch   11:30 AM 201B  
Population/community ecology Lunch   11:30 AM 201D  
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Lunch   11:30 AM 204A  
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Lunch   11:30 AM 201C  
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Assessing the role of saltmarsh production in subsidizing adjacent seagrass food webs Jeffrey Plumlee, Lauren Yeager, Joel Fodrie 1:00 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management The interactive effects of ocean acidification and warming on the estuarine mud crab Dyspanopeus sayi. Leah Reidenbach, Dylan Cottrell, Rebecca Kulp, David Hudson, Bradley Peterson 1:00 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Seasonal differences in mesozooplankton communities in a shallow, wind-driven estuary in southern Louisiana Christin Selle, Beth Stauffer, Kelly Robinson 1:00 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Influence of predation and environmental conditions on juvenile bull shark densities in two Texas estuaries Amanda Lofthus, Jeffrey Wozniak, Philip Matich 1:00 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Seagrass (Zostera marina) in a eutrophic estuary as affected by sediment conditions Katherine Haviland, Robert Warren Howarth, Roxanne Marino, Melanie Hayn 1:00 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Influence of drought, periodic storm events, and Hurricane Harvey on estuarine particulate organic matter Sarah Douglas, Jianhong Xue, Zhanfei Liu, Amber Hardison 1:00 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Education: creative teaching to improve success for marine-focused undergraduate students Service-Learning, Intensive Research, and Peer Coaches in Undergraduate Marine Biology Courses Linda Walters, Kimberly Schneider, Mary Tripp 1:00 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing Gulf of Mexico resilience through integrative, cross-disciplinary science Place-based pathways to community resilience: Traditional and indigenous knowledge Debra Butler 1:00 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Microbial source tracking in wet weather Tracking human fecal sources in an urban, coastal watershed during wet weather Joshua Steele, Darcy McCarger, Amy Zimmer-Faust, John Griffith, Rachel Noble, Kenneth Schiff 1:00 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Preserving cultural heritage in a changing landscape: Oysters and the Pointe-au-Chien Indian Tribe Deborah Abibou, Christa Russell 1:00 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Evaluating the trophic structure and carbon dynamics of created coastal marsh ecosystems with stable isotopes Katelyn Lamb, Paola Lopez-Duarte, Jill Olin, Charles Martin, Brian Roberts, Erick Swenson, Michael Polito 1:15 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management CO2 and temperature effects on the early life-stages Atlantic silverside (Menidia menidia) Grace O'Malley, R Christopher Chambers 1:15 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Potential links between jellyfish blooms and environmental variability in the northern Gulf of Mexico Chengxue Li, Hui Liu 1:15 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Sea otter disturbance reduces eelgrass extent of intertidal beds in southeast Alaska Tiffany Stephens, Maggie Shields, Wendel Raymond, Lia Domke, Melanie Borup, Ginny Eckert 1:15 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world An investigation into how Z. marina modulates carbonate chemistry in the context of coastal acidification Alyson Lowell, Bradley Peterson 1:15 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes In the wake of a hurricane: differential effects on early versus late successional seagrass species Victoria Congdon, Christina Bonsell, Meaghan Cuddy, Kenneth Dunton 1:15 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Education: creative teaching to improve success for marine-focused undergraduate students Chemical ecology made easy: Teaching students about the link between toxin chemistry and HABs Mary Curran, Allison Robertson, Mindy Richlen 1:15 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing Gulf of Mexico resilience through integrative, cross-disciplinary science Florida Panhandle National Heritage Area: a community-based approach for coastal resources management Sorna Khakzad, Kelly Dunn, Deneale Miller, Morgan Dudley 1:15 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Microbial source tracking in wet weather Microbial Source Tracking for Monitoring the Impact of Short-Term Tidal Variability in Marine Beaches Asheley Chapman, Kendall Anderson, Asli Aslan 1:15 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales A framework for using trophic structure to evaluate ecosystem services of estuarine habitat restoration Melinda Donnelly, Suzanne Connor, Jessica Copertino, Giovanna McClenachan, Michelle Shaffer 1:15 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Resource partitioning among sympatric saltmarsh fishes in coastal Louisiana Jill Olin, Paola Lopez-Duarte, Olaf Jensen, Michael Polito, Charles Martin 1:30 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Ocean acidification promote invasions of the invasive red macroalga, Dasysiphonia japonica Craig Young, Christopher Gobler 1:30 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Differential effects of UV radiation on two early life stages of the scyphozoan Aurelia aurita Laura Treible 1:30 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Four decades of stranding response: Hotspots and shifting baselines in northern Gulf of Mexico Mackenzie Russell, Noel Wingers, Courtney Nelson Seely, Ruth Carmichael 1:30 PM 201D Lightning
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Building an anthropogenic isoscape: Thalassia testudinum in Ambergris Caye Lagoon, BZ Theresa Murphy, Ryan Woodland, Danielle Quill, Paul Billeter, Kenneth Mattes 1:30 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Hurricanes temporarily disrupt interaction between salt marsh wrack and range-expanding mangrove propagules Rachel Smith, Julie Blaze, James Byers 1:30 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Education: creative teaching to improve success for marine-focused undergraduate students The Saco Estuary, a living laboratory for interdisciplinary experiencial education Christine Feurt 1:30 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing Gulf of Mexico resilience through integrative, cross-disciplinary science Data fusion; combining biophysical and economic data to model water prices Quinn McColly 1:30 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Microbial source tracking in wet weather Sources of Enterococci to a Coastal Beach Experiencing Elevated Background Levels Afeefa Abdool-Ghany, Peter Sahwell, Maribeth Gidley, Christopher Sinigalliano, James Klaus, Helena Solo-Gabriele 1:30 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Overcoming the odds: restoration of a Crassostrea virginica oyster reef in St. Charles Bay, TX Meghan Martinez, Natasha Breaux, Terry Palmer, Jennifer Beseres Pollack 1:30 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Sediment transport downstream: Noyes Cut alters salt marsh community dynamics in the Satilla River Estuary Stacy Taylor Bennetts, Shandon Johnson, A. Loren Mathews, Jessica Reichmuth 1:38 PM 201D Lightning
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Trophic mysteries of the shallows: Unraveling eelgrass ecosystems in Southeast Alaska Wendel Raymond, Julie Schram, Aaron Galloway, Ginny Eckert 1:45 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Enhancing sustainability of hatchery production: effects of water manipulations and associated multi-stressors on larval physiology Emily Rivest, Standish Allen, Olivia De Meo, Eric Guevelou, Sarah Pease, Annie Schatz, Jessica Moss Small, Juliette Smith, Richard Snyder, Ryan Carnegie 1:45 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Impact of Oyster Biodeposit Resuspension on Phytoplankton Community Structure in Estuarine Systems Sarah Davis, Elka Porter, Eric Robins, Richard Lacouture, Regina Minniss 1:45 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Perinate bottlenose dolphin mortality following the Northern Gulf of Mexico Unusual Mortality Event Alissa Deming, Ruth Carmichael 1:45 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Seagrass epiphyte microbiome responses to pulsed and long-term nutrient exposures Kirk Cammarata, Colin Brislawn, Whitney Roberson, Carissa Pinon, Chi Huang, Ernest Everett, Shawn Hare 1:45 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes The influence of summer storms on black sea bass movement ecology in the Mid-Atlantic Bight Caroline Wiernicki, Michael O'Brien, David Secor 1:45 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Education: creative teaching to improve success for marine-focused undergraduate students Effects of exam frequency on students’ grades and self-efficacy in an environmental sciences course Linda Hooper-Bui, Grace Cagle 1:45 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing Gulf of Mexico resilience through integrative, cross-disciplinary science Building authentic community-government alliances through Indigenous Stewardship Methods to advance Louisiana’s Coastal Master Plan Kellyn LaCour-Conant, Krista Jankowski, Allyse Ferrara 1:45 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Microbial source tracking in wet weather Quantification of fecal sources to coastal waters at the Southwest US Border Amy Zimmer-Faust, Joshua Steele, John Griffith 1:45 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Relating the scale and structure of oyster reefs to diversity, ecosystem processes and functions Ana Bugnot, Rick Leong, Will Figueira, Ana Vila-Concejo, Katherine Dafforn, Ross Coleman, Ezequiel Marzinelli, Paul Gribben 1:45 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Benthic microalgae help retain detrital marsh grass carbon and nitrogen in estuarine sediments Amanda Spivak, Samuel McNichol, Scott Wankel, Robinson Fulweiler, Jennifer Karolewski 2:00 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Of crabs and clams: OA and salinity effects on marine invertebrate growth and armor Katherine Longmire, Rochelle Seitz, Romuald Lipcius 2:00 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Spatiotemporal distribution and environmental drivers of zooplankton communities within the Columbia River Estuary Kristin Connelly, Gretchen Rollwagen-Bollens, Stephen Bollens, Julie Zimmerman, Tamara Holmlund 2:00 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Use of manatee ear bone chemistry to track migrations in the northcentral Gulf of Mexico Kayla DaCosta, Ruth Carmichael 2:00 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Quantifying factors influencing interannual variability of eelgrass (Zostera marina) using a 30-year dataset. Jamie Vaudrey, Jason Krumholz, Christopher Calabretta 2:00 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Ecological responses to Hurricane Florence in Masonboro Sound, North Carolina Aaron Ramus, Lawrence Cahoon 2:00 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Education: creative teaching to improve success for marine-focused undergraduate students Forces in an estuary: Tides, freshwater, and friction David Fugate, Felix Jose 2:00 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing Gulf of Mexico resilience through integrative, cross-disciplinary science Spatial-Temporal Models of Multi-Species Interactions to Study Impacts of Catastrophic Events Alexey Sadovski, Zachary Chairez, Baohua Chen, Devanayagam Palaniappan 2:00 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Microbial source tracking in wet weather What can dogs do? Canine detection of human sewage in the Pettaquamscutt Estuary, RI. Veronica Berounsky, Heidi Travers, Karen Reynolds 2:00 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Scaling our Restoration Thinking for the Challenges of the Future Denise Reed 2:00 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Isotopes, lipids, and DNA: Trophic biomarkers in coastal ecosystem ecology Impacts of altered hydrology on organic carbon sources to oyster diet: a lipid biomarker approach Derek Detweiler, Ludovic Hermabessiere, Patricia Goodman, Aswani Volety, Philippe Soudant, Ai Ning Loh 2:15 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Larval experience of multi-stressors might carry over to affect performance of juvenile Crassostrea virginica Annie Schatz, Jan McDowell, Emily Rivest 2:15 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Biophysical processes leading to the ingress of temperate fish larvae into estuarine nursery areas Pedro Morais, Claire Paris, Eric Wolanski, Maria Alexandra Teodósio 2:15 PM 201B Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Linking use of ship channels by West Indian manatees to seasonal migration and habitat use Elizabeth Hieb, Carl Cloyed, Merri Collins, Kayla DaCosta, Ruth Carmichael 2:15 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Long-term trends in eelgrass abundance in the central basin of Puget Sound, WA (USA). Bart Christiaen, Lisa Ferrier, Jeffrey Gaeckle, Pete Dowty, Helen Berry 2:15 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Larval distributions of key fish families off Galveston post Hurricane Harvey compared to historic data Shannan McAskill, Simon Geist, Glenn Zapfe 2:15 PM 201C Lightning
Education: creative teaching to improve success for marine-focused undergraduate students Incorporating project-based field research into a marine science curriculum at a small coastal campus: TAMUG Timothy Dellapenna, Ayal Anis, Karl Kaiser 2:15 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Advancing Gulf of Mexico resilience through integrative, cross-disciplinary science Categorization of Nearshore Sampling Data by Integrating Oil Slick Trajectory Predictions used during Response Operations Larissa Montas, Alesia Ferguson, Kristina Mena, Helena Solo-Gabriele 2:15 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Assessing the response of Mangrove Snapper (Lutjanus griseus) trophic dynamics to oyster reef restoration Jennifer Loch, Geoffrey Cook 2:15 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Microbiomes of cultured oysters in the northern Gulf of Mexico respond to environmental stresses Charles Jagoe, Mario Marquez, Ashvini Chauhan, Ashish Pathak 2:23 PM 201C Lightning
Ocean acidification in a multiple-climate-change-stressors context: science­-based tools for management Break   2:30 PM 202A  
Estuarine and coastal plankton communities: sentinels of evolving ecosystems Break   2:30 PM 201B  

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Thursday, 7 November
Conference Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday | Thursday Poster Sessions

Session Title Presentation Title Authors & Presenter Time of Presentation Room Assignment Presentation Format
Tidal freshwater wetlands: transitional ecosystems under climate change Biota-mediated carbon cycling in tidal freshwater wetlands: from rhizopsheres to consumer control Kai Jensen, Peter Mueller, Stefanie Nolte 8:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Education partnerships in coastal and marine science Panel Discussion: Jacqueline Rousseau (NOAA Educational Partnership Program), Larry Robinson (NOAA CCME), David Yoskowitz (NOAA CCME)   8:00 AM 203B  
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Mapping salt marsh of global delta using time series Landsat and Sentinel-1 imagery Xinyi Zhao, Bo Tian, Ying Niu, Chunpeng Chen, Ya Peng, Wenting Wu, Yuekai Hu 8:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Putting ecogeomorphology into practice: predicting and managing flow–sediment–biota interactions Assessing sediment management strategies that support nature conservation in a highly anthropogenic delta region Sebastiaan Mestdagh, Sofie De Swerdt, Annelies Boerema, Patrick Meire, Frederik Roose, Marcel Taal, Katrien Van der Biest, Gijsbert Van Holland, Eric Van Zanten, Dirk Vrebos, Tom Ysebaert 8:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Increasing coastal and estuarine hypoxia: causes, responses, and remedies Post-construction monitoring of nitrogen reductions in an urban tidal embayment Richard Isleib, Beau Ranheim, Keith Mahoney, Nicholas Cholewka, Dorothy Chao, David Yozzo, Katherine Drury 8:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Large-scale environmental monitoring, modeling, and adaptive decision-making in coastal Louisiana Stuart Brown, Elizabeth Jarrell, Mandy Green, Leigh Anne Sharp, Syed Khalil, Richard Raynie, Ed Haywood 8:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Herbivory in seagrass meadows: a continually changing paradigm John Valentine, Kenneth Heck 8:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Nutrient and trophic impacts of 20+ years of tropical cyclones on North Carolina’s estuarine ecosystems Hans Paerl, Nathan Hall, Alexandria Hounshell, Karen Rossignol, Christopher Osburn 8:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Stakeholders rate Living Seawalls benefits as almost double the risks Kate Dodds, Maria Vozzo, Katherine Dafforn, Mariana Mayer-Pinto, Melanie Bishop 8:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Evaluating the carbonate production and allometry of Crassostrea virginica in the Mississippi Sound Sara Pace, Eric Powell, Kelsey Kuykendall, Jeremy Timbs 8:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Tidal freshwater wetlands: transitional ecosystems under climate change Variation in soil microplastics between habitats in a tidal freshwater wetland Andy Baldwin, Ryan Helcoski, Lance Yonkos 8:15 AM 201B Lightning
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Understanding landscape level impacts of increased temperature – mangrove encroachment influence on seagrass meadows Cayla Sullivan, Laura Reynolds, Ashley Smyth 8:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Putting ecogeomorphology into practice: predicting and managing flow–sediment–biota interactions Environmental Factors Controlling Nitrate Removal Potential in Deltaic Floodplain Wetlands Alexandra Christensen, Robert Twilley 8:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Increasing coastal and estuarine hypoxia: causes, responses, and remedies Disentangling Trends and Variability in Nitrate and Oxygen in Long Island Sound James O'Donnell 8:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Reflections from eight years of collaborative science in coastal Alabama Eric Sparks, Just Cebrian, Michael Shelton, Eric Brunden, Scott Phipps, Julia Cherry 8:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Greener pastures: Green turtle grazing regulates productivity of a Caribbean seagrass ecosystem Alexandra Gulick, Robert Johnson, Clayton Pollock, Zandy Hillis-Starr, Alan Bolten, Karen Bjorndal 8:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Extreme events in North Carolina: Lingering effects on coastal carbon cycling in a stormier world Christopher Osburn, Jacob Rudolph, Alexandria Hounshell, Bryce Van Dam, Nathan Hall, Michael Montgomery, Hans Paerl 8:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Integrating local priorities into restoration using sketch mapping and GIS Hannah Torres, Timothy Hawthorne, Fernando Rivera 8:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Is groundwater a potential driver of oyster populations within Georgia Creeks? John Carroll, Jacque Kelly, Jessica Watts, Katherine Curran 8:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Tidal freshwater wetlands: transitional ecosystems under climate change Impacts of flooding and nutrient loading on a freshwater forested wetland Taylor Sloey, James Nelson, Joselyn Rodriguez, Skyler Flaska 8:23 AM 201B Lightning
Tidal freshwater wetlands: transitional ecosystems under climate change Egeria densa: an ecosystem engineer and carbon sink in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta of California Judith Drexler, Shruti Khanna, Jessica Lacy 8:30 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Encroachment of Avicennia germinans into salt marsh habitat may increase nutrient input through decomposition Lorae Simpson, Julia Cherry, Ilka Feller 8:30 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Putting ecogeomorphology into practice: predicting and managing flow–sediment–biota interactions Comparing two dissimilar Atchafalaya River Delta sediment diversion strategies over an eighteen year period Glen Curole 8:30 AM 202B Lightning
Increasing coastal and estuarine hypoxia: causes, responses, and remedies Drivers and predictability of subseasonal variations of dissolved oxygen in Chesapeake Bay Andrew Ross, Charles Stock, Keith Dixon, Marjorie Friedrichs, Raleigh Hood, Ming Li, Kathleen Pegion, Gabriel Vecchi, Vincent Saba 8:30 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Management challenges and restoration successes through two decades of public-private partnership on Edgartown Great Pond Emily Reddington, Mary Carman, Kristin Gribble 8:30 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Green turtle densities and carrying capacities in a newly-colonized Florida bay Alex Rodriguez, Kenneth Heck 8:30 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Hurricane effects on coral reef sediment off Guánica, PR, from runoff signatures in sediment traps Renee Takesue, Olivia Cheriton, Clark Sherman, Natalia Ramírez Irizarry, Aaron Reyes, Curt Storlazzi 8:30 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Linking science, ecosystem services, and economic valuation to prioritize and communicate mangrove restoration goals Brita Jessen, Sara Mason, Lydia Olander, Jeffrey Carter, Jessica McIntosh, Laura Flynn, Stefanie Simpson, Scott Settelmyer, Ken Krauss, Nicole Cormier, Kathy Worley, Keith Laakkonen 8:30 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Muddy waters' got the blues: a community response to an ecosystem-level manipulation Dylan Cottrell, Diana Chin, Kaitlyn O'Toole, Michael Doall, Christopher Gobler, Bradley Peterson 8:30 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Putting ecogeomorphology into practice: predicting and managing flow–sediment–biota interactions Wave attenuation across a salt marsh in Newbury, MA Madeline Foster-Martinez, Ioannis Georgiou, Zoe Hughes, Duncan FitzGerald 8:38 AM 202B Lightning
Tidal freshwater wetlands: transitional ecosystems under climate change Hydrology of coastal freshwater forested wetlands of Louisiana: the role of tides Richard Day, Andrew From, Ken Krauss 8:45 AM 201B Lightning
Education partnerships in coastal and marine science Facilitating the Development of Partnership-Relevant Competencies through a Center-Wide Course Owen Temby, David Hicks, Katia Sanchez 8:45 AM 203B Lightning
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Nitrogen Enrichment Enhances Freeze Tolerance of Avicennia germinans Ilka Feller, Emily Dangremond, Lorae Simpson, Catherine Lovelock 8:45 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Putting ecogeomorphology into practice: predicting and managing flow–sediment–biota interactions Coastal foredune stabilizing plants as ecosystem engineers shaping foredune genesis Bianca Charbonneau 8:45 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Increasing coastal and estuarine hypoxia: causes, responses, and remedies Impacts of sea level rise on Chesapeake Bay and its seasonal hypoxia Pierre St. Laurent, Marjorie Friedrichs, Ming Li, Wenfei Ni 8:45 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges An interdisciplinary approach to wet prairie restoration in the Florida panhandle Ashlynn Smith, Emily Coffey, Matthew Deitch, John McKenzie, Deborah Miller, Jessica Stephens, Jeff Talbert, Mack Thetford, Laurie Blackmore 8:45 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Exclusion studies reveal the interactions between herbivores in structuring tropical seagrass meadows Abigail Scott, Paul York, Michael Rasheed 8:45 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Hurricane Harvey changed sediment geochemistry of Mission Aransas Estuary of south Texas through strong resuspension Zhanfei Liu, Xianbiao Lin, Zucheng Wang, Jianhong Xue, Kaijun Lu, Sarah Douglas, Amber Hardison 8:45 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Integrating sense of place into ecosystem restoration: a novel approach to achieve synergistic social-ecological impact Kelly Kibler, Geoffrey Cook, Lisa Chambers, Melinda Donnelly, Timothy Hawthorne, Fernando Rivera, Linda Walters 8:45 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology The role of geographical connectivity on recovery rates of macrofaunal metacommunities Marco Brustolin, Judi Hewitt, Simon Thrush 8:45 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Tidal freshwater wetlands: transitional ecosystems under climate change Growth response of freshwater forested wetland tree species to increasing sea level and saltwater intrusion William Conner, Jamie Duberstein 8:53 AM 201B Lightning
Education partnerships in coastal and marine science Training post-secondary students to integrate social sciences at the NOAA Cooperative Science Centers Phyllis Gray-Ray, Mikell Smith, Richard Mclaughlin, Hyun Jung Cho, Sharmini Pitter, Bernadette Kelley, Michael Abazinge 8:53 AM 203B Lightning
Tidal freshwater wetlands: transitional ecosystems under climate change Tidal extension: will sea-level rise change ecosystem functions of tidal freshwater wetlands on the whole? Alicia Korol, Gregory Noe, Scott Ensign 9:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Education partnerships in coastal and marine science Team Science Approach for Coastal and Marine Resilience Diana Del Angel, Stephen Fiore, Troy Hartley, Benjamin Bowes, Stephanie Dohner, Deborah Kim, Sara Marriott, Jingwei Song, Jonathan Goodall, Linda Schaffner 9:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Quantifying the effect of changing vegetation on ecosystem functions and habitat structure at saltmarsh-mangrove ecotone Julie Walker, Christine Angelini, Julie Walker, Todd Osborne 9:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Putting ecogeomorphology into practice: predicting and managing flow–sediment–biota interactions The geomorphic impact of mangroves on inland salt marsh Daniel Coleman, Kerrylee Rogers, D. Reide Corbett, Matthew Kirwan 9:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Increasing coastal and estuarine hypoxia: causes, responses, and remedies Annual, Seasonal Patterns of Stratification and Hypoxia in Chandeleur and Breton Sounds in Southeast Louisiana John Lopez, Tasia Denapolis, Kristen Butcher 9:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Building an oyster filtration model from the ground up Jessica Kinsella, Elizabeth Darrow, Aswani Volety, Suzanne Bricker, Martin Posey, Troy Alphin, João Ferreira, Alhambra Cubillo, Susanne Brander, Brandon Puckett 9:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Invasion of the reef urchins: Impact of Echinometra on seagrass beds in Bocas del Toro Abigail Cannon, Cynthia Peña, Eric Brown, Aaron O'Dea, Andrew Altieri, Jennifer Smith 9:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Impact of Hurricane Harvey on sediment nitrogen cycling in the Mission Aransas Estuary, Texas Amber Hardison, Xianbiao Lin, Xin Xu, Kaijun Lu, Sarah Douglas, Jianhong Xue, Zhanfei Liu 9:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Regional Approach to Development of New Restoration Projects for Louisiana's Coastal Master Plan Elizabeth Jarrell, Stuart Brown, Mandy Green, Eric White, Krista Jankowski, Catherine Fitzpatrick, Ashley Cobb, Denise Reed, Yushi Wang 9:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Bypassing pre-and post-settlement bottlenecks of foundation species across estuarine environmental gradients via mobile substrates Christopher Baillie, Rachel Gittman, Joel Fodrie, Niels Lindquist, Gray Redding, David Cessna, Adam Tyler 9:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Tidal freshwater wetlands: transitional ecosystems under climate change Ecology and long-term sustainability of tidal freshwater marshes of the Mississippi River Delta Plain, Louisiana Christopher Swarzenski, Thomas Doyle 9:15 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Education partnerships in coastal and marine science Conservation and social science: rebuilding resilient habitat and community engagement Meghan Martinez, Natasha Breaux, Terry Palmer, Jennifer Beseres Pollack 9:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands From fiddlers to fisheries: bottom-up effects of the shifting salt marsh-mangrove ecotone Janelle Goeke, Anna Armitage 9:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Putting ecogeomorphology into practice: predicting and managing flow–sediment–biota interactions Comparing ecosystem services provided by submersed aquatic vegetation (SAV) beds and restored tidal marshes Cindy Palinkas, Lorie Staver, Cassie Gurbisz, Miles Bolton 9:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Increasing coastal and estuarine hypoxia: causes, responses, and remedies Physical Drivers of Dissolved Oxygen Variability in a Shallow Highly Stratified Estuary Jeff Coogan, Brian Dzwonkowski, John Lehrter, Kyeong Park, Renee Collini, Alexis Hagemeyer 9:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Restoration-induced changes to phytoplankton communities: do cyanobacteria affect oyster feeding and selectivity? Andrea Jaegge, Sandra Casas, Jerome La Peyre, Megan La Peyre, Beth Stauffer 9:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Predation and herbivory across spatial and temporal scales: a fishy tale Olivia Rhoades, William Wied, Andrew Altieri, Savanna Barry, Scott Jones, Charles Martin, Owen O'Shea, Christopher Patrick, Valerie Paul, Laura Reynolds, Brigitta van Tussenbroek, Justin Campbell 9:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Effects of Hurricane Irma on nitrification and ammonia oxidizer community in St. Lucie Estuary (Florida) Justyna Hampel, Mark McCarthy, Megan Reed, Silvia Newell 9:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales A hierarchical approach to valuing land conservation to support Gulf of Mexico estuarine biotic health Andrew Shamaskin, Kristine Evans, Garrett Street, Sandra Correa, Anna Linhoss, Sathishkumar Samiappan, Jennifer Roberts, Jiangdong Liu 9:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Potential effects of chemical cues emitted by Crepidula fornicata on foraging by chemosensory predators Tracey Vlasak, Stephen Tettelbach, Bradley Peterson, Rebecca Kulp 9:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Education partnerships in coastal and marine science Break   9:30 AM 203B  
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Break   9:30 AM 201A  
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Break   9:30 AM 204B  
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Break   9:30 AM 204A  
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Break   9:30 AM 201C  
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Break   9:30 AM 203A  
Population/community ecology Break   9:30 AM 201D  
Education partnerships in coastal and marine science National Water Center Internship Experience: Low flow reservoir release predictions for the National Water Model Elizabeth Del Rosario, Trey Flowers 10:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Settlement processes shape fauna community redistribution in response to patchy mangrove expansion Cora Johnston, Daniel Gruner 10:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Our Coastal Futures: A transdisciplinary approach to creating sustainable coasts Rense Kelsey, Valerie Cummins, Bruce Glavovic, Aaron Akers, Tu Chen, Donald Forbes, Chen Jing, Jongming Luo, Andrew Rose, Anja Scheffers, Robert Weiss, Li XiuZhen 10:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Imported kelp subsidizes secondary production in seagrass meadows Glenn Hyndes, Audrey Cartraud, Caitlin Rae, Paul Lavery 10:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes N-cycling in coastal sediments in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael Troy Mutchler, Justin Myers, Daniel Hoffman, Silvia Newell, Mark McCarthy 10:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales The role of oyster reef restoration in coastal sediment biogeochemical cycling Lisa Chambers, Nia Hurst, Bryan Locher 10:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Kelp subsidies drive community structure and ecosystem function on sandy beaches Kyle Emery, Jenifer Dugan, Robert Miller, David Hubbard, Carter Ohlmann 10:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Gulf of Mexico oxygen deficiency:  when, where, what to do? Why there is no progress in abating Gulf hypoxia and scientists must effectively resolve controversies Donald Boesch 10:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Ecosystem assessments for coastal wetlands Meeting the challenges of Red List Ecosystem assessments of coastal environments Michael Sievers, Christopher Brown, Ryan Pearson, Viv Tulloch, Mischa Turschwell, Jodie Haig, Rod Connolly 10:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Coastal sediment transport processes Impact of seasonal variations in flocculation on large-scale sediment transport patterns in a tide-dominated estuary Dante Horemans, Yoeri Dijkstra, Henk Schuttelaars, Patrick Meire, Tom Cox 10:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Education partnerships in coastal and marine science How NOAA Fellows Are Driving the Future of Coastal Management Melissa Ladd, Margaret Allen, Dwight Trueblood 10:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Shifts in estuarine wetland community structure and production with expansion of black mangroves (Avicennia germinans) Whitney Scheffel, Kenneth Heck 10:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges A roadmap for solutions-based nutrient management research: Collaborating with stakeholders through design, implementation, and translation Julia Twichell, Kate Mulvaney, Timothy Gleason, Wayne Munns, Marnita Chintala, Ann Rea, Bryan Hubbell, Laura Erban, Zenas Crocker, Scott Horsley, Sofia Soto Reyes, Stacie Nicole Smith 10:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Evaluating how foundation species diversity affects the community composition of seagrass meadows Stacy Trackenberg, Christopher Baillie, Joel Fodrie, Rachel Gittman 10:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Hurricane Impacts on Indian River Lagoon water quality revealed through continuous, high-frequency, automated observations M Dennis Hanisak, Kristen Davis 10:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Everglades restoration reassessed: addressing coastal wetland vulnerabilities to sea-level rise David Rudnick, Jed Redwine, Leonard Pearlstine, Troy Hill, Tiffany Troxler, John Kominoski, Jennifer RIchards, Benjamin Wilson, Sean Charles, Fred Sklar, Carlos Coronado-Molina, Stephen Davis 10:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Quantifying ecological responses to trophic connectivity between kelp forests and sandy beaches Jenifer Dugan, David Hubbard, Kyle Emery, Robert Miller, Carter Ohlmann, Jessica Madden 10:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Gulf of Mexico oxygen deficiency:  when, where, what to do? Fusion-based hypoxia estimates: linking geostatistical and mechanistic models of dissolved oxygen variability Venkata Rohith Reddy Matli, Arnaud Laurent, Dongwha Sohn, Kevin Craig, Katja Fennel, Daniel Obenour 10:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Ecosystem assessments for coastal wetlands Assessing the ecosystem status of estuaries in a data poor environment Lara Van Niekerk, Janine Adams, Stephen Lamberth, Kerry Sink, Andrew Skowno 10:15 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Coastal sediment transport processes Processes impacting floc size over a tidal cycle in an idealized estuary model Danielle Tarpley, Courtney Harris, Carl Friedrichs, Christopher Sherwood 10:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Education partnerships in coastal and marine science A Pathway and Partnership Program to Engage U.S. Virgin Islanders in the Marine Sciences Kristin Wilson Grimes, Marilyn Brandt, Monica Medina, Carrie Jo Bucklin, Nastassia Jones, Howard Forbes, Jr., Michele Guannel 10:30 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Estuarine nekton assemblages along a marsh-mangrove ecotone Matthew Kimball, Wendy Eash-Loucks 10:30 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Developing a decision-support tool for management alternatives to restore and conserve maritime live oak forests Dessa Dunn, Clinton Moore, Elizabeth King, Nathan Nibbelink, Hannah Morris 10:30 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Landscape-scale fragmentation impacts on faunal communities are not well explained by patch-scale edge effects Amy Yarnall, Joel Fodrie, Lauren Yeager, James Byers 10:30 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Impacts of Hurricanes Irma and Maria on mangrove and lagoon sediment contamination, U.S. Virgin Islands P. Owen Clower, Kristin Wilson Grimes, Ian Hartwell, Marilyn Brandt, Sydney Nick 10:30 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales A Cumulative-effects Paradigm for Large-Scale Coastal Ecosystem Restoration Heida Diefenderfer, Kate Buenau, David Burdick, John Callaway, Neil Ganju, Matthew Harwell, Gary Johnson, Andrew LoSchiavo, Hilary Neckles, Gregory Steyer, Elene Trujillo 10:30 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Determining the role of Red Snapper (Lutjanus campechanus) in coastal Mississippi waters using SIA Branden Kohler, Jim Franks, Dyan Gibson, Laura Stewart, Kevin Dillon 10:30 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Gulf of Mexico oxygen deficiency:  when, where, what to do? Observations of seafloor hypoxia in the western Mississippi Bight Stephan Howden, Kjell Gundersen, Kevin Dillon 10:30 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Ecosystem assessments for coastal wetlands Assessment of Petenes resilience to sea level rise due to climate change in Mexico Mariana Hernandez-Montilla, Miguel Martinez, Gregorio Posadas, Bernardus de Jong 10:30 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Coastal sediment transport processes Sediment transport processes in Barataria Bay of Louisiana and its implication to sediment diversion Guandong Li, Kehui Xu, Samuel Bentley, Yanxia Ma, Z. George Xue, Robert Bales 10:30 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Education partnerships in coastal and marine science EnvironMentors: Fostering an interest in STEM through coastal and marine science education Brian Matherne, Linda Hooper-Bui, Christopher D'Elia 10:45 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Growth of penaeid shrimp in salt marsh and black mangrove habitats Jennifer Doerr, Jennifer Leo, James Nelson 10:45 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Challenges and Opportunities for Sustaining Southeastern US Coastal Wetlands and Oyster Reefs Christine Angelini, Just Cebrian, Mark Clark, Nicole Dix, Kaitlyn Dietz, Rachel Gittman, Ray Grizzle, John Jaeger, Kara Radabaugh, Carter Smith, Eric Sparks, Benjamin Stone 10:45 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Evaluating the ability of bivalve facilitation to enhance seagrass bed resilience to disturbance Sarah Donaher, Christopher Baillie, Rachel Gittman 10:45 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Hurricanes fertilize coastal wetlands in the Gulf of Mexico: The case of Florida Everglades mangroves Edward Castañeda-Moya, Victor Rivera-Monroy, Randy Chambers, Xiaochen Zhao, Lukas Lamb-Wotton, Adrianna Gorsky, Evelyn Gaiser, Tiffany Troxler, John Kominoski, Matthew Hiatt 10:45 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Quantifying habitat restoration in the coastal U.S. Jonathan Grabowski 10:45 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Restoring Virginia’s oyster reefs: environmental controls on oyster recruitment, growth, and survival across spatial scales Kinsey Tedford, Max Castorani 10:45 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Gulf of Mexico oxygen deficiency:  when, where, what to do? Meeting Goals and Tracking Quantified Progress: An Update from the Hypoxia Task Force Katie Flahive, Yishen Li, Megan Wiitala 10:45 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Ecosystem assessments for coastal wetlands Salt Marsh Integrity Assessments: Baseline Results from 15 Northeast National Wildlife Refuges Susan Adamowicz, Sarah Dodgin, Rachel Stearns 10:45 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Coastal sediment transport processes Modeling marsh edge retreat accounting for waves, water level, salinity, and ponding Kendall Valentine, Giulio Mariotti 10:45 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Education partnerships in coastal and marine science Bridging Undergrad Research in Education to 7-12 Watershed Science: SMART Ala Wai Sarah Hamid, Brian Glazer, Cory Yap, Rosie Alegado, Pauline Chinn, Craig Nelson, Brianna Ornelas, Solomon Chen, Shaun Wriston, Justin Higa, Peyton Young, Yvonne Chan 11:00 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Using otolith microchemistry to trace survivorship of juvenile common snook: mangroves vs. salt marshes Janet Ley, Holly Rolls 11:00 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Bringing Wetlands to Market: Lessons learned from nine years of collaborative research in coastal wetlands Meagan Gonneea, Tonna-Marie Surgeon-Rogers, Kevin Kroeger, Jianwu Tang, Omar Abdul Aziz, Stefanie Simpson, Timothy Smith 11:00 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Fish functional groups vary in their nutrient provisioning in a tropical seagrass bed William Wied, Andrew Altieri, Justin Campbell, Olivia Rhoades 11:00 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Changes in recalcitrance and isomeric composition of dissolve organic matter from Texas rivers after hurricane Kaijun Lu, Zhanfei Liu 11:00 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Voluntary restoration: mitigation’s partner in the quest to outpace coastal wetland loss in the USA Rachel Gittman 11:00 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Gulf ribbed mussels increase saltmarsh cordgrass growth and primary production by increasing N availability Ryann Rossi, Caleb Bourgeois, Jordan Logarbo, Chalres Schutte, Brian Roberts 11:00 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Gulf of Mexico oxygen deficiency:  when, where, what to do? Modeling spatiotemporal patterns of organic carbon dynamics affecting hypoxia on the Louisiana Continental Shelf. Brandon Jarvis, John Lehrter, Lisa Lowe, James Hagy, Yongshan Wan, Dong Ko, Bradley Penta, Richard Gould 11:00 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Ecosystem assessments for coastal wetlands Development of a bioassessment protocol for tidal stream systems in the upper Texas coast Abraham Margo, Terry Palmer, Jennifer Beseres Pollack 11:00 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Coastal sediment transport processes Effects of human alteration of sediment supply on tidal wetland vulnerability to sea level rise Elena Solohin, Christopher Craft 11:00 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Education partnerships in coastal and marine science Youth Ocean Explorers: A pathway to diversifying the field of marine science Howard Forbes, Jr., Jarvon Stout, Kristin Wilson Grimes, Marilyn Brandt, Nastassia Jones, Carrie Jo Bucklin, Monica Medina 11:15 AM 203B Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Assessing fish use of hardened, natural, and nature-based estuarine shorelines using acoustic imagery Carter Smith, Christopher Taylor, Avery Paxton, Sarah Donaher, Rebecca Van Hoeck, Charles Peterson 11:15 AM 201A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges The implementation of Aquifer Storage and Recovery in south Louisiana through public outreach and education Meredith Guidry, John Oliver, Olivia LaHaye 11:15 AM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Deconstructing environmental drivers of seagrass community composition and fish abundances across the Gulf of Mexico Benjamin Belgrad, Delbert Smee, Kelly Correia, Kelly Darnell, M. Zachary Darnell, Christian Hayes, Margaret Hall, Bradley Furman, Charles Martin 11:15 AM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Hurricane Harvey and Nate impacts on coastal carbon and oxygen cycling John Lehrter, Wei-Jun Cai, Kanchan Maiti, Brian Roberts, Najid Hussain, Baoshan Chen, Li Qian, Mai Fung, Ariella Chelsky, Wokil Bam 11:15 AM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales A New Approach to Habitat Master Planning Doug Robison, Jennifer Hecker, Edward Sherwood 11:15 AM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Drought and turbidity influence trophic cascades through sensory driven mesopredator release Joseph Reustle, Delbert Smee 11:15 AM 201D Traditional Oral
Gulf of Mexico oxygen deficiency:  when, where, what to do? Karenia brevis bloom induced dead zone in the Southeast Gulf of Mexico. Alfonse Martignette, Mark Thompson, Eric Milbrandt, Richard Bartleson 11:15 AM 202A Traditional Oral
Ecosystem assessments for coastal wetlands Development of a physically based, geospatially complete wetland vulnerability index Zafer Defne, Alfredo Aretxabaleta, Neil Ganju, Tarandeep Kalra 11:15 AM 201B Traditional Oral
Coastal sediment transport processes Correlations between coastal dune elevations and wave runup in New England Scott Hayward, Nathan Dill 11:15 AM 202B Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Lunch   11:30 AM 201A  
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Lunch   11:30 AM 204B  
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Lunch   11:30 AM 204A  
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Lunch   11:30 AM 201C  
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Lunch   11:30 AM 203A  
Population/community ecology Lunch   11:30 AM 201D  
Coastal sediment transport processes Lunch   11:30 AM 202B  
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Stable isotopes suggest limited role of wetland production supporting aquatic food webs across mangrove-marsh ecotone Ronald Baker, Ilka Feller 1:00 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges A systems analysis approach for managing the marine ecosystem: accommodating natural and human features Michael Elliott, Angel Borja, Roland Cormier 1:00 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Scaling -up: predicting the impacts of climate change on seagrass ecosystems Richard Zimmerman 1:00 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Hurricane Impacts on Reef Restoration: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly Jane Carrick, Caitlin Lustic, Diego Lirman, Stephanie Schopmeyer, Erich Bartels, Daniel Burdeno, Craig Dahlgren, Victor Galvan, David Gilliam, Elizabeth Goergen, Shannon Gore, Sean Griffin 1:00 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Evaluating cumulative effects to effectively plan and assess regional restoration efforts in Louisiana, USA Gregory Steyer, Robert Twilley, Heida Diefenderfer 1:00 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Variability in environmental tolerances of Mercenaria mercenaria across the east coast of the United States Anthony Himes, Emily Rivest, Jan McDowell, Kimberly Reece, Richard Snyder 1:00 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Coastal sediment transport processes Suspended sediment transport by a tidal dipolar vortex Matias Duran-Matute, Samuel González-Vera, Elvira Koolen, GertJan van Heijst 1:00 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Using citizen science to address complex environmental problems Designing a citizen science program for monitoring Chesapeake Bay grasses Suzanne Spitzer, J. Brooke Landry, William Dennison, Katie May Laumann, Sky Swanson 1:00 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Coastal environments as geologic archives for assessing environmental change Reconstructing environmental changes from the sedimentary records of tidal creeks and adjacent saltmarshes Molly Bost, Antonio Rodriguez, Joel Fodrie, Brent McKee, Charles Deaton 1:00 PM 201B Traditional Oral
New challenges in estuarine and coastal water quality monitoring Factors controlling water-quality in the Mississippi Sound, 2014-2017 Scott Mize, Christopher Swarzenski 1:00 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Estimating fish production from seagrass, saltmarsh and oyster reef in the Gulf of Mexico Philine zu Ermgassen, Bryan DeAngelis, Jonathan Gair, Sophus zu Ermgassen, Ronald Baker, Andre Daniels, Megan La Peyre, Timothy MacDonald, Sean Powers, Lawrence Rozas, Jonathan Grabowski 1:15 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Modeling tools for extreme events of climate change to provide resources for managers Mikaela Freeman, Andrea Copping, Zhaoqing Yang, Guillaume Mauger, Jude Apple, Ian Miller, Aimee Fullerton, Nathalie Voisin, Jonathan Whiting, Ning Sun 1:15 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Metabolomics reveal biochemical pathways responsible for eelgrass response to climate change Carmen Zayas, Richard Zimmerman, Albert Rivas-Ubach, Nicholas Ward, Li-Jung Kuo 1:15 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Impacts and recovery on coral reefs following Hurricanes Irma and Maria in St. Thomas, USVI Deborah Gochfeld, Marilyn Brandt, Andia Chaves Fonnegra, Tyler Smith, Rosmin Ennis, Julie Olson 1:15 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Regional-scale management of Louisiana's barrier islands Jonathan Bridgeman, Justin Merrifield, Joseph LeBlanc, Syed Khalil 1:15 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Environmental and biological factors impact cardiac activity of northern bay scallops across multiple temporal scales Stephen Tomasetti, Christopher Gobler, Stephen Tettelbach, Nils Volkenborn 1:15 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Coastal sediment transport processes Using Coupled Modeling Suites to Understand Sediment Dynamics in the Land Ocean Interaction Zone Z. George Xue, Zhengchen Zang, Dongxiao Yin, Kehui Xu, Jim Chen, Samuel Bentley, David Gochis 1:15 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Using citizen science to address complex environmental problems How to work together: The Chesapeake Monitoring Cooperative’s story E. Caroline Donovan, Alexandra Fries, Liz Chudoba, Peter Tango, Suzanne Spitzer 1:15 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Coastal environments as geologic archives for assessing environmental change Late Pleistocene - Holocene evolution of coupled cape-barrier island sequence, Indian River Lagoon, Florida John Jaeger, Kevin Hartl 1:15 PM 201B Traditional Oral
New challenges in estuarine and coastal water quality monitoring Implementing Agency-Coordinated Water Quality Monitoring in Louisiana: Challenges and Lessons Learned Angelina Freeman, Richard Raynie, Elizabeth Robinson 1:15 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Collective adjustments of shoaling nekton in intertidal salt marsh pools support their refuge function Guillaume Rieucau, Kevin Boswell, Dennis Allen, Matthew Kimball 1:30 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges High stakes: Decision support for oyster mariculture within an estuarine reserve Elizabeth Darrow, Troy Alphin, Martin Posey, Susanne Brander, Brandon Puckett, Suzanne Bricker, João Ferreira, Jessica Kinsella, Madison Lytle, Kelsey Billet, Alhambra Cubillo 1:30 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world From traits to plasticity: How will seagrass look in a changing world? Agustín Moreira Saporiti, E. Fay Belshe, Inés Gonzalez Viana, Mirta Teichberg 1:30 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Does plant diversity modulate the effect of hurricanes on seagrass meadow resilience via seedbank retention? Jessie Jarvis, W. Judson Kenworthy, Joel Fodrie, Lauren Yeager 1:30 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Systematic landscape restoration: planning for more effective and efficient restoration Ben Gilby, Andrew Olds, Rod Connolly, Christopher Brown, Paul Maxwell, Christopher Henderson, Nicholas Ortodossi, Cassandra Duncan, Thomas Schlacher 1:30 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Effects of freshwater inflow on blue crab Callinectes sapidus populations in Louisiana. Caleb Taylor, John Nyman, Megan La Peyre 1:30 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Coastal sediment transport processes Seasonal sediment transport in estuarine waters of Mississippi Sound and shelf waters of Mississippi Bight Mustafa Cambazoglu, Stephan O'Brien, Jerry Wiggert, Michael Dinniman, Travis Miles 1:30 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Using citizen science to address complex environmental problems Lessons learned in the development of a multi-organizational citizen's monitoring database Dave Jasinski, David Parrish, Liz Chudoba 1:30 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Coastal environments as geologic archives for assessing environmental change Stirring things up: estuarine sediment dynamics during non-equilibrium conditions Emily Elliott, Antonio Rodriguez, Brent McKee 1:30 PM 201B Traditional Oral
New challenges in estuarine and coastal water quality monitoring Applying innovative techniques to monitor, analyze, and forecast water quality changes along Florida’s Springs Coast Chris Anastasiou, Robin Speidel, Mike Wessel 1:30 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands How has the juvenile fish community in mangroves changed in a quarter of a century? Matt Kendall, Bethany Williams, Arliss Winship, Ashley Ruffo, Aaron Adams 1:45 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Using Sentinel Site Cooperatives to facilitate scientist-stakeholder engagement: Examples from the Chesapeake Bay Taryn Sudol 1:45 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Seagrass OASiS: Ocean Acidification Sanctuaries and Subsidies Bradley Peterson, Alyson Lowell, Amber Stubler, Ryan Wallace, Michael Doall, Christopher Gobler 1:45 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Acute and persistent storm impacts influence post-hurricane recovery trajectories in a salt marsh-mangrove ecotone Anna Armitage, Carolyn Weaver, John Kominoski, Steven Pennings 1:45 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Evaluating the social, economic, and ecological benefits of land conservation in the Gulf of Mexico Jennifer Roberts, Kristine Evans, Anna Linhoss, Jiangdong Liu, Sathishkumar Samiappan, Matthew Heinemann, Andrew Shamaskin, John Tirpak, Benjamin Wilson, Matthew Snider, Steve Ashby 1:45 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Warming of the Northwest Atlantic as recorded by ocean quahogs and Atlantic surfclams Eric Powell, Roger Mann, Sara M. Pace 1:45 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Coastal sediment transport processes Cyclone driven sediment flux within an urbanized estuary: impact of Hurricane Harvey on Galveston Bay Timothy Dellapenna, Victoria Bartlett, Mohammad Almukaimi 1:45 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Using citizen science to address complex environmental problems Citizen science “King tide” flood reporting in Miami Matthew Goshgarian, Tiffany Troxler, Susan Jacobson, Eric Bason 1:45 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Coastal environments as geologic archives for assessing environmental change Coastal sedimentation across the Anthropocene: Feast or famine? Antonio Rodriguez, Brent McKee, Carson Miller, Molly Bost, Anna Atencio 1:45 PM 201B Traditional Oral
New challenges in estuarine and coastal water quality monitoring Trends in nutrients and geogenic solutes in a canal-dominated landscape Troy Hill, Joseph Park, Donatto Surratt 1:45 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Seasonal and interannual variability in flatfish assemblages in a southeastern USA estuary Mary Curran, Dara Wilber 2:00 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Long-term and spatially-distributed water quality data drive environmental management actions in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts Christopher Neill, Rachel Jakuba 2:00 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Investigation of structure and persistence of temperate and tropical seagrasses located at a transition zone Amy Bartenfelder, Jessie Jarvis, W. Judson Kenworthy, Brandon Puckett 2:00 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Mangrove damage, mortality, and recovery following Hurricane Irma at two landfall sites in southwest Florida Kara Radabaugh, Ryan Moyer, Amanda Chappel, Emma Dontis, Christine Russo, Kristen Joyse, Melissa Bownik, Audrey Goeckner, Nicole Khan 2:00 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales How much environmental benefit can $1 billion in new infrastructure deliver to the Everglades watershed? Jed Redwine, Agnes McLean, David Rudnick, Troy Hill 2:00 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology First data-rich age-frequency distributions for the ocean quahog and optimized sample-size selection using age-frequency simulator Kathleen Hemeon, Eric Powell, Roger Mann, Theresa Redmond, Sara M. Pace 2:00 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Coastal sediment transport processes Estuaries as sedimentary archives of sea level and climate change: Weeks and Mobile bays, AL Rebecca Minzoni, Davin Wallace, Lauren Parker, Asmara Lehrmann, Emily Elliott 2:00 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Using citizen science to address complex environmental problems Integrating fishermen into science: maximizing data collection on red drum reproduction during a red tide Sarah Walters Burnsed, Susan Lowerre-Barbieri, Joel Bickford, Hayden Menendez 2:00 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Coastal environments as geologic archives for assessing environmental change Historical human-driven changes in saltmarshes C sequestration and sediment accretion in an Atlantic estuary Inés Mazarrasa, Araceli Puente, María Recio, Cristina Galvan, Pere Masqué, Oscar Serrano Gras, Jose Juanes 2:00 PM 201B Traditional Oral
New challenges in estuarine and coastal water quality monitoring Seasonal and spatial variations in phytoplankton resource limitation have changed over time in Chesapeake Bay Emily Trentacoste, Qian Zhang, Claire Buchanan, Cuiyin Wu, Tom Fisher, Anne Gustafson 2:00 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Marshes to Mangroves: the support of fisheries by estuarine wetlands Understanding the potential for estuarine habitat types to predict juvenile Dungeness crab densities Nathaniel Lewis, Theodore DeWitt 2:15 PM 201A Traditional Oral
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Trapped in Plato’s Cave: benthic indices and the illusion of objectivity Samuel Sturdivant, Joe Germano 2:15 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world The tropicalization of Western Atlantic seagrass beds: Brief insights from a large-scale coordinated network Justin Campbell, Olivia Rhoades, Andrew Altieri, James Douglass, Valerie Paul, Kenneth Heck 2:15 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Hurricane effects on mangroves: Destruction reproduction, recruitment, growth, and succession C. Edward Proffitt, Donna Devlin, Glenn Coldren, Carolyn Weaver, Kathryn Tiling, Ilka Feller, Steven Travis 2:15 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Limited diffusion of scientific advances may impede restoration of coastal habitats Randall Hughes, Peter Edwards, Jonathan Grabowski, Steven Scyphers, Susan Williams 2:15 PM 203A Traditional Oral
Population/community ecology Use of geochemical tagging to test Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) population connectivity Haley Gancel, Ruth Carmichael 2:15 PM 201D Traditional Oral
Coastal sediment transport processes Marsh-edge erosion and estuarine transport affect sediment availability in back-barrier marshes: Barnegat Bay, New Jersey Julia Moriarty, Neil Ganju, Tarandeep Kalra, Zafer Defne 2:15 PM 202B Traditional Oral
Using citizen science to address complex environmental problems Community-Based Data Generation to Assess Shoreline Change and Background Oiling Diane Maygarden, Mark Kulp, Carrie Miller, Ed Owens 2:15 PM 203B Traditional Oral
Coastal environments as geologic archives for assessing environmental change Can mangrove wetlands keep up with sea level rise? Randy Chambers, Adrianna Gorsky 2:15 PM 201B Lightning
New challenges in estuarine and coastal water quality monitoring Empirical models for estuarine phytoplankton-nutrient responses and community composition James Pinckney, Erik Smith, Krystyn Kibler 2:15 PM 202A Traditional Oral
Coastal environments as geologic archives for assessing environmental change Using stratigraphic records from two coastal wetlands to underscore regional-scale coastal restoration initiatives. Christopher Smith, Christian Haller 2:23 PM 201B Lightning
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Break   2:30 PM 204B  
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Break   2:30 PM 204A  
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Break   2:30 PM 201C  
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales Break   2:30 PM 203A  
Population/community ecology Break   2:30 PM 201D  
Coastal sediment transport processes Break   2:30 PM 202B  
Using citizen science to address complex environmental problems Break   2:30 PM 203B  
Solutions-based science to support coastal environmental management: approaches and challenges Interdisciplinary lessons from a decade of solutions-based science in the NERRS Christine Feurt 3:00 PM 204B Traditional Oral
Seagrasses: sentinel species in a changing world Seasonal response and recovery of eelgrass (Zostera marina) to short-term reductions in light availability Melisa Wong, Gwendolyn Griffiths, Benedikte Vercaemer 3:00 PM 204A Traditional Oral
Impacts of hurricanes on coastal physical, ecological, and biogeochemical processes Historical marsh loss contribution to hurricane surge and wave hazards in Texas Michelle Hummel 3:00 PM 201C Traditional Oral
Identifying restoration priorities and evaluating socio-ecological benefits at multiple scales