15th Conf on Biometeorology and Aerobiology and the 16th International Congress of Biometeorology

Session 12B: Vegetation Response to Climate, Climate Variability, and Climate Change

Thursday, 31 October 2002: 1:30 PM-2:45 PM
Organizer:  David Greenland, University of North Carolina
  1:30 PM
Ordination of North American Vegetation using a Thermodynamic Diagram
Bruce P. Hayden, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Poster PDF (173.8 kB)
  1:45 PM
Estimation of climatic risk for agriculture in a Mediterranean region
Andrea Motroni, Agrometeorological Service of Sardinia, Sassari, Italy; and P. Duce, D. Spano, and S. Canu

Poster PDF (531.4 kB)
  2:00 PM
Growing season rainfall patterns, plant carbon gain, and net primary productivity in a tallgrass prairie ecosystem

  2:15 PM
Climate variability at multiple time scales: implications for productivity in tallgrass prairie
Douglas G. Goodin, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS; and P. A. Fay and M. J. McHugh

Poster PDF (168.4 kB)
  2:30 PM
Climate variability and ecosystem response at Long-Term Ecological Research sites
David Greenland., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC