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    • Lakes on the Edge: Consequences of Shoreline Urbanization in the Pacific Northwest 

      Francis, Tessa (University of Washington Water Center, 2008-02-14)
      Francis will address the question: What are the consequences of lakeshore development for aquatic habitats, communities, and food webs? She will describe research comparing developed lakes to undeveloped lakes. This research ...
    • Stream Size Mediates the Ecological Effects of Bear Predation on Salmon 

      Quinn, Tom (University of Washington Water Center, 2006-02-16)
      Quinn will describe a study of salmon predation by bears in Alaska. The study looked at the controls on the number and proportion of salmon killed in a creek each year. Quinn will outline the observed patterns: 1. Bears ...
    • What Does a Stream Ecologist Need to Know About Fatty Acids? 

      Brett, Michael T. (University of Washington Water Center, 2008-02-26)
      Brett will outline controls on zooplankton fatty acid content: 1) Taxonomic affiliation. 2) Diet. 3) Temperature. 4) Food ration/starvation. 5) Biochemical transformations. 6) Homeostasis.