APPENDIX B
Workshop Agenda

Understanding and Responding to Multiple Environmental Stresses:

A Workshop

September 29-30, 2005


The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center

100 Academy

Irvine, California

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

8:30 A.M.

Welcome and Introductions

Mary Anne Carroll, University of Michigan, and Rosina Bierbaum, University of Michigan (Steering Committee Co-chairs)

 

Workshop Objectives

Chris Elfring (Director, BASC)

9:00 A.M.

Keynote Address: What Do We Mean by “Multiple Environmental Stresses” and Why Do We Care?

Eric Barron, Pennsylvania State University

9:45 A.M.

Introduction to Case Study I: Drought as an Example of a Multiple Stress Scenario

Donald Wilhite, University of Nebraska (Steering Committee)



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Understanding Multiple Environmental Stresses: Report of a Workshop APPENDIX B Workshop Agenda Understanding and Responding to Multiple Environmental Stresses: A Workshop September 29-30, 2005 The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center 100 Academy Irvine, California THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29 8:30 A.M. Welcome and Introductions Mary Anne Carroll, University of Michigan, and Rosina Bierbaum, University of Michigan (Steering Committee Co-chairs)   Workshop Objectives Chris Elfring (Director, BASC) 9:00 A.M. Keynote Address: What Do We Mean by “Multiple Environmental Stresses” and Why Do We Care? Eric Barron, Pennsylvania State University 9:45 A.M. Introduction to Case Study I: Drought as an Example of a Multiple Stress Scenario Donald Wilhite, University of Nebraska (Steering Committee)

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Understanding Multiple Environmental Stresses: Report of a Workshop 10:30 A.M. Break 11:00 A.M. Understanding Hazard and Predictability of Drought Facilitator: Donald Wilhite, University of Nebraska (Steering Committee) Jonathan Overpeck, University of Arizona Kelly Redmond, Western Regional Climate Center, Desert Research Institute Phil Pasteris, National Water and Climate Center, U.S. Department of Agriculture Discussion and Questions 12:30 P.M. Lunch 1:30 P.M. Understanding Vulnerability and Response Strategies to Drought Facilitator: Jonathan Overpeck, University of Arizona William Easterling, Pennsylvania State University David Breshears, University of Arizona Roger Pulwarty, NOAA/CIRES/Climate Diagnostics Center Donald Wilhite, University of Nebraska (Steering Committee) Discussion and Questions 3:30 P.M. Break 4:00 P.M. Case Study I Wrap-up: Research Needs to Understand and Respond to the Multiple Environmental Stresses that Lead to Drought Facilitator: Edward Miles, University of Washington (Steering Committee) 5:30 P.M. Adjourn 6:30 P.M. Dinner 7:30 P.M. Dinner Speaker: The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MEA) and How It Helps Us Understand the Impacts of Multiple Stresses Harold Mooney, Stanford University 8:30 P.M. Adjourn

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Understanding Multiple Environmental Stresses: Report of a Workshop FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 8:00 A.M. Introduction to Case Study II: Atmosphere-Ecosystem Interactions and Lessons About Multiple Stresses Jerry Melillo, Marine Biological Laboratory 8:45 A.M. Understanding Atmosphere-Biosphere Interactions Facilitator: Mary Anne Carroll, University of Michigan (Steering Committee) Ronald Prinn, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Scott Doney, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Alex Guenther, National Center for Atmospheric Research John Reilly, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Jerry Melillo, Marine Biological Laboratory Discussion and Questions 10:30 A.M. Break 10:45 A.M. Understanding Vulnerability of Ecosystem Goods and Services and Response Strategies Facilitator: Rosina Bierbaum, University of Michigan (Steering Committee) William Easterling, Pennsylvania State University David Breshears, University of Arizona Patricia Romero Lankao, Autonomous Metropolitan University, Xochimilco, Mexico Richard Norgaard, University of California, Berkeley Discussion and Questions 12:30 P.M. Lunch 1:30 P.M. Case Study II Wrap-up: Research Needs to Understand and Respond to Multiple Environmental Stresses in Atmosphere-Ecosystem Interactions Facilitator: Christopher Field, Carnegie Institution (Steering Committee) 2:30 P.M. Synthesis of Workshop Findings: Multiple Environmental Stresses—Knowledge Gaps and Future Directions Facilitators: Mary Anne Carroll, University of Michigan, and Rosina Bierbaum, University of Michigan (Steering Committee Co-chairs) 4:30 P.M. Adjourn