Institute of Ecosystem Studies

2001 BES Abstracts


A Plan for Investigating the Effects of Stream Restoration on Nitrogen Processing in a Piedmont Valley in Baltimore County, Maryland

Paul Mayer, USEPA
Elise Striz, USEPA
Robert J Shedlock, USGS
Peter Groffman, Institute for Ecosystem Studies
Edward Doheny, USGS.


Baltimore Metropolitan Water Resource Gwynn's Falls feasibility Study: Status Report

Christopher Spaur , US Army Corps of Engineers


BES Solar Radiation Monitoring Station at Ashburton

Gordon M. Heisler, USDA Forest Service
Richard H. Grant, Purdue University
Corinne Ehrlich, Institute of Ecosystem Studies


City of Baltimore - A Comprehensive Forest Conservation Plan for the Reservoirs

Rob Northrop , DNR Forest Service


Ecosystem Service Valuation:Development and Implementation of a Landscape-Based Assessment Methodology

Matthew A. Wilson, Institute for Ecological Economics
Robert Costanza, Institute for Ecological Economics
Helena Voinov, Institute for Ecological Economics
Tom Maxwell, Institute for Ecological Economics
Ferdinando Villa, Institute for Ecological Economics


Flows, Concentrations and Nitrogen and Phosphorus Fluxes in Urban Watersheds of the Gwynns Falls and Gunpowder River Watersheds in Baltimore, MD.

Belt, K. T., US Forest Service/Baltimore Ecosystem Study
P. M. Groffman, Institute of Ecosystem Studies
L. Band, University of North Carolina
N. Law, University of North Carolina
G. T. Fisher, US Geological Survey
M. Colosimo, US Army Corps of Engineers/Johns Hopkins University


Isotopes And Pollen: What Can They Tell Us About Land Use History And Nitrogen Source To Wetland Biota?

Emily M. Elliott, Department of Geography & Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University
Grace S. Brush, Department of Geography & Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University


Lead forms in Baltimore City soils under forest and grass

Ian Yesilonis, Center for Urban Environmental Research and Education
Bruce James, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Richard Pouyat, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Bahram Momen, University of Maryland, Baltimore County


Mid-Atlantic Integrated Assessment (MAIA) (Poster and Presentation)

Patricia Bradley, Environmental Protection Agency/ORD/MAIA
Tom DeMoss, Environmental Protection Agency/ORD/MAIA


Nitrate in Urban Riparian Zones

Evan Grant, Baltimore Ecosystem Study
Peter Groffman, Institute of Ecosystem Studies


Nitrate leaching in urban ecosystems

Peter Groffman, Institute of Ecosystem Studies
Amanda Thimmaya, Institute of Ecosystem Studies
Richard V. Pouyat, University of Maryland, Baltimore County


Observations of local-scale heat, water, momentum and C02 fluxes at Cub Hill, Baltimore

Sue Grimmond, Indiana University
Brian Offerle, Indiana University
John Hom, USDA Forest Service (presenter)
Dan Golub, USDA Forest Service


Origin, Diversity and Abundance of Soil Fauna in Baltimore and Budapest: a Comparison

Katalin Szlavecz, Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University
Elisabeth Hornung, Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University
Csaba Csuzdi, Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University
Zoltan Korsos, Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University


Patterns of Complexity in Gwynns Falls Land Grants

Daniel J. Bain, Johns Hopkins University
Grace S. Brush, The Johns Hopkins University


Population dynamics of gray squirrels in forest patches in the Gwynns Falls Watershed

Tommy Parker, University of Missouri-Columbia
Charles H. Nilon, University of Missouri-Columbia


Public and Non-Profit Sector Roles and Activities in Natural Resource Management in the Gwynns Falls Watershed

Shawn Dalton , Johns Hopkins University


Riparian vegetation along a rural-urban gradient

Grace S. Brush, Johns Hopkins University
Wayne Zipperer, Johns Hopkins University


Studies on Carbon Dioxide and Air Quality Concentration Measurements in the Baltimore Ecosystem Study (Poster and Presentation)

John Hom, USDA Forest Service
Dan Golub, USDA Forest Service
Sue Grimmond and Brian Offerle, Indiana University


The Response of First and Second Order Streams to Urban Land-use in Maine, U.S.A.

Chandler C. Morse, PBS&J/Univ. of Maine
Alex Huryn, University of Maine Department of Biological Sciences
Chris Cronan University of Maine Department of Biological Sciences


Vegetation, Productivity, and Nutrients

Wayne Zipperer , USDA Forest Service


Warm Season Thunderstorm Systems and the Flood Hydrology of the Baltimore Metropolitan Region

James A. Smith, Princeton University
Hidde Leijnse, Princeton University
Mary Lynn Baeck, Princeton University
Andrew J. Miller, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Gary T. Fisher, US Geological Survey


What does nonforest land contribute to the global C balance?

Jennifer Jenkins, USDA Forest Service
Rachel Riemann, USDA Forest Service