Summer 2007 GLORIA field week

July 22-28, 2007 at Crooked Creek Station

(photographers please send a group photo)

Project list. Some people participated in more than one project.

GLORIA sampling 2007 replace dataloggers at '04 sites, add down-mountain transects to GLORIA summits.
Ann Dennis
Harold Pauli
Jim Bishop
Catie Bishop
Daniel Pritchett
Denise Waterbury
David Scott
Angie Evandon
Leo Hernandez
Carol Annable
Brett Hall

Limber Pine Recruitment and Demography
link to poster presented at AGU 2006
Rock Glaciers and Biodiversity Refugia poster presented at AGU 2007

"Treeline Response to Climate Change," a 1-hour talk presented to the California Native Plant Society by Connie Millar
Bob Westfall
Connie Millar
Rebecca Franklin

Plant recruitment across ecotones and microclimate survey
link to AGU 2007 presentation
Chris Van de Ven
Paul Gehres (Albion student)
Stu Weiss
Gary Ernst
Tim Lambert (Ernst student)

Meadow Vegetation Survey
nothing in 2007

Butterfly Count 3rd annual count; added new count area at NASA flats below White Mountrain Peak, elevation 13,000' (3960m)
John Smiley
Derham Giuliani
Jeff Holmquist
Jutta Schmidt-Gengenbach
Angela Jayko

Insect Survey using sweep and vacuum sampling at Butterfly Count sites (40MB ppt)
Jeff Holmquist
Jutta Schmidt-Gengenbach

White Mountain Climate Transect
John Smiley
Daniel Pritchett
Dan Cayan (not present)
Douglas Alden (not present)

Periglacial processes and patterned ground formation (early July visit this year)
Forrest Wilkerson
Ginger Schmid

Demography of Bristlecone Pines
Adelia Barber
Colin Mayer
Nathan Diem
Keren Crum

Soil development in arid and high mountain environments
Robert Graham

Science writers and photographers, including media follow-up
Michael Furniss (webcast vedeography)