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NSF considering funding research on connectivity modeling

NSF has just said that they are “considering” making an award for the grant proposal from Dave Siegel, Bruce Kendall, and Rachel Simons on Quantifying the importance of biological factors in the estimation of larval connectivity and population dynamics in … Continue reading

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James’ paper is now officially published

There’s a 2-page “Author summary” in the print issue, the main article is online as PNAS Plus. Watson, J.R., D.A. Siegel, B.E. Kendall, S. Mitarai, A. Rassweiller, and S. D. Gaines. 2011. Identifying critical regions in small-world marine metapopulations. Proceedings … Continue reading

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James’s PNAS paper is now online in Early View

Here. So now I can post the abstract: The precarious state of many nearshore marine ecosystems has prompted the use of marine protected areas as a tool for management and conservation. However, there remains substantial debate over their design and, … Continue reading

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Just published: Pushing the limits in marine species distribution modelling: lessons from the land present challenges and opportunities

Robinson, L. M., Elith, J., Hobday, A. J., Pearson, R. G., Kendall, B. E., Possingham, H. P. and Richardson, A. J. (2011), Pushing the limits in marine species distribution modelling: lessons from the land present challenges and opportunities. Global Ecology … Continue reading

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Just published: Demographic heterogeneity, cohort selection, and population growth

Kendall, Bruce E., Gordon A. Fox, Masami Fujiwara, and Theresa M. Nogeire. 2011. Demographic heterogeneity, cohort selection, and population growth. Ecology 92:1985–1993. [doi:10.1890/11-0079.1] Abstract Demographic heterogeneity—variation among individuals in survival and reproduction—is ubiquitous in natural populations. Structured population models address … Continue reading

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Kyle and Crow are first up at the CMAP lab meetings

Wednesday Oct 5, 3pm Kyle Cavanaugh will talk about ‘a project I am working on that combines Landsat mapping of kelp forests with genetic sampling to examine the relationship between isolation and inbreeding.’ Wednesday Oct 12, 3pm Crow White will … Continue reading

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Lab meeting schedule for fall

We are generally meeting Thursdays 10:00-11:30, in the Pine Room (BH 3526).  Here is the schedule: FRIDAY, 10/14, 2PM: Crow (Gordon Fox will be here) 10/27: Joe 11/10 A DIFFERENT DAY (either Monday or Wednesday) that week, TBD: Annie 11/17 … Continue reading

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