Working Groups – Ecosystem Processes

Ecosystem processesTo get involved, contact the Coordinator for the “Ecosystem Processes” Working Group: Bill Bowman.


Current group members:

Bill Bowman (wrangler), Sheika, Daniel W., Long Ruijun, Yan Yang, Genxu Wang, Maria S., Laszlo, Netra, Thomas


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Raw Meeting Notes Transcription:

2B Ecosystem Processes
Bill Bowman (wrangler), Sheika, Daniel W., Long Ruijun, Yan Yang, Genxu Wang, Maria S., Laszlo, Netra, Thomas

Strong link to biodiversity

WHY?
Food security/Forage
Water
Quantity
Quality
Ecosystem Health
Slope
Stability
Nutrients (microbial function)

WHAT?
Biomass production [arrow to food]
Water Yield/Timing [arrow to water]
Water Chemistry (DIN or maybe DIIV)
Solar Reflectance (NDVI) [arrow to food]
Biogeochemical Cycles [arrow to water]
(eg. net N mineralization)
Nutrient Ratios of Plants & Soils [arrow to water]