May 5-8, 2008  l  West Palm Beach, FL

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Daily Agenda

Topic

Instructor

Time

Monday, May 5, 2008 - Mounts Building Auditorium

1.Introduction and course overview

K. R. Reddy

8:30 am

2.Wetland community types

M. Clark

9:00 am

Break

10:00 am

3.Hydrologic processes

J. Jawitz

10:15 am

4. Biogeochemical properties of wetlands

K. R. Reddy

11:15 am

Lunch

5 Oxidation-reduction potential (redox potential) and soil oxygen demand

K. R. Reddy

1:30 pm

Break

2:30 pm

6. Adaptation of plants to soil anaerobiosis

M. Clark

2:45 pm

Review of topics covered

 

4:00 pm

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 - Exhibit Hall B

7. Carbon cycling processes

K. R. Reddy

8:00 am

Break

10:00 am

Carbon cycling processes- Dissolved Organic Carbon

T. Z. Osborne

10:15 am

8. Nitrogen cycling processes

P. W. Inglett

10:45 am

Lunch

 

12:00 noon

Nitrogen cycling processes

P. W. Inglett

1:30 pm

9. Phosphorus cycling processes

K. R. Reddy

2:00 pm

Break

3:00 pm

Phosphorus cycling processes

K. R. Reddy

3:15 pm

Review of topics covered

4:15 pm

Wednesday, May 7, 2008 - Exhibit Hall B

10. Sulfur cycling processes

P. W. Inglett

8:00 am

Break

9:45 am

11. Iron and manganese cycling processes

K. R. Reddy

10:00 am

12. Fate of Toxic organic compounds

T. Z. Osborne

11:00 am

Lunch

12:00 noon

13. Transport processes and modeling

J. Jawitz

1:30 pm

Review of topics covered

2:30 pm

Break

3:15 pm

Field demonstrations

M. Clark and

T. Z. Osborne

3:30 pm

Thursday, May 8, 2008 - Exhibit Hall B

14. Novel processes and new tools

P. W. Inglett

9:15 am

15. Biogeochemical indicators for wetland assessment

K. R. Reddy

8:00 am

Break

10:15 am

16.  Review of the topics covered

10: 30 am

Overall review of course material

11:00 am

Adjourn

12:00 noon

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