Please join the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences and Chef, Author, and National Geographic Fellow Barton Seaver today, January 10, for the Bevans Series on Sustainability. Mr. Seaver’s presentation is titled Conservation for cod and country: an economic and humanitarian imperative (abstract).
Where: UW School of Aquatic & Fishery Sciences, 102 Fishery Sciences (Auditorium)
Address: 1122 NE Boat St, University of Washington
Time: 4:30 PM, reception to follow
More info: 206-543-4270; firstname.lastname@example.org
For a list of all the Bevans Series topics 2013 Seminars, please visit our School seminars website.
Pesticides in urban streams and early life stages of pacific coho salmon.
Environ Toxicol Chem. 2013 Jan 7;
Authors: King KA, Grue CE, Grassley JM, Fisk RJ
Pesticides are frequently detected in urban streams and are believed to be primarily the result of homeowner use. Although concentrations in most cases are low (<1 µg/L), there is concern that pesticide inputs threaten efforts to restore and enhance salmon habitat.
Kresimir Williams is defending his doctoral dissertation, “Estimation of midwater trawl selectivity and its influence on acoustic-based fish population surveys.”
His chair is John Horne.
Date: Friday, January 18th
Place: Fishery Sciences (FSH) 108
Raymond Timm is defending his doctoral dissertation, “Changes in fluvial habitat conditions across a disturbance continuum: Implications for salmon restoration.”
His chair is Robert Wissmar.
Date: Friday, January 18th
Place: Hitchcock (HCK) 132
This event will take place at Fish 203 today, January 08, 2013 at 12:30PM. Faculty Meetings are held in FSH 203 from 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM. Faculty Meetings are open to the public, per RCW 42.30 and UW APS 1.5, unless recessed into executive (closed) session.Read more
The 2013 Bevan Series explores the medical, ecological, and ethical
issues around “Should we eat fish?” (dates and topics appended).
Speakers examine a diverse array of topics including whether pregnant
women should eat fish, heart health and fish intake, governance,
sustainability, energy use, and conservation. The highly acclaimed
speakers include medical researchers, a chef, economist,
policy-makers, scientists, and a MacArthur Genius Award-winner.
Reidy Liermann, C.A. Olden, J.D., Beechie, T.J., Kennard, M.J., Skidmore, P.B., Konrad, C.P. and H. Imaki. 2012. Hydrogeomorphic classification of Washington State rivers to support emerging environmental flow management strategies. River Research and Applications28: 1340-1358.
As demand for fresh water increases in tandem with human population growth and a changing climate, the need to understand the ecological tradeoffs of flow regulation gains greater importance.