EarthMonth@OU2017 Distinguished Speaker Series: Dr. Mary Power-Class Discussion

Tue, April 4, 201710:35 AM - 11:45 AM

Dr. Mary Power

– University of California-Berkeley and National Academy of Sciences – River food-web ecologist and faculty director of the Angelo Coast Range Reserve. With students and collaborators, Dr. Power studies food webs in temperate and tropical rivers by integrating research under the framework of "predictive mapping"-the study of how controls over key ecological interactions change over space and time locally, to seek insights that will help forecast how river-structured ecosystems will respond to watershed or regional scale changes in climate, land use, or biota.