BIOLOGY 5010

 

 

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Instructor:  Dr. R. Brandon Pratt 

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Lecture Schedule

 

Date

Day

Paper For Discussion

Leader

1/23

M

Functional Ecology Peer Review Guide

Dr. Pratt

1/25

W

Skelton et al. in review

Dr. Pratt

1/30

M

A National Policy Framework For Drought

Dr. Pratt

2/1

W

Diffenbaugh et al. 2015. CA Drought

Dr. Pratt

2/6

M

Crimmins et al. 2017. Drought flavors

A. Baumgardner

2/8

W

Young et al. 2017. Tree Mortality

M. Kalouch

2/13

M

Lamichhaney et al. 2016. Darwin’s Finches

M. Kalouch

2/15

W

Doblas-Miranda et al. 2017 Env Change

A. Hill-Crim

2/20

M

Seminar speaker in Community Ecology

TBD

2/22

W

Benson et al. 2006 Anasazi & drought

S. Blake

2/27

M

Phillips et al. 2016 Belowground drought

L. Gutierrez

3/1

W

McKenzie & Littell 2017 Drought & fire

P. Schoneweis

3/6

M

Pausas et al. 2016 Resprouting

Dr. Pratt

3/8

W

Hoover et al. 2017 Plant response on Colorado Plateau

R. Trino

3/13

M

Whyte et al. 2016 Mortality seesaw

A. Baumgardner

3/15

W

Bentz et al. 2016 Bristlecone defense

L. Castro

3/20

M

Wiley et al. 2015 Pine beetles & carbon

M. Percolla

3/21

T

Non-class event: On campus panel on Southern Sierra tree mortality

 

3/22

W

Rodriguez-Calcerrada_et_al-2016 Drought mortality mechanisms

Dr. Pratt

3/27

M

Venturas et al. 2016 Shrubland drought

Dr. Pratt

3/29

W

Anderegg et al. 2016 Global drought trees

S. Blake

4/3

M

Cook et al. 2015 Medieval megadrought

P. Schoneweis

4/5

W

Hughes & Brown 1992 Sequoia Drought

M. Percolla

4/10

M

Spring Break – No Classes

 

4/12

W

Spring Break – No Classes

 

4/17

M

Eller et al. 2016 Cloud forest drought

Dr. Pratt

4/19

W

Groissard et al. 2017 Drought & temp

R. Trino

4/24

M

(Final Papers Due)

TBD

4/26

W

Mitchell et al. 2017 Soil Health in SJV

L. Castro

5/1

M

Rivas-Ubach et al. 2017 Metabolome & drought

Dr. Pratt

5/3

W

Maurer et al. Soil carbon & drought

L. Gutierrez

5/8

M

Hood et al. 2016 Forest management

A. Hill-Crim

5/10

W

Shrama & Bardgett 2016 Grasslands & invasives & drought

 Dr. Pratt