This session will occur on Friday May 29, 2020 from 9:00 AM - 11:15 AM. There will be eight 15-minute talks in the session.


More information and a schedule for the first session of talks will be posted here as information becomes available


Please give peer feedback at this link! 4 prizes (either 1 ticket to the Oregon Aquarium or 1 bag of Allan Bros coffee--randomly drawn) will be awarded for giving feedback.



Talk Title

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Angelika Kurthen A Tale of Three Deserts: Metacommunity dynamics of aquatic macroinvertebrates in the Southwestern USA
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Clara Bird Drone footage reveals patterns of gray whale behaviors across space, time, and the individual 
9:30 AM - 9:45 AM Hillary Thalmann Classification and visualization of multiple environmental stressors on Pacific Cod in the Gulf of Alaska using bioenergetics and remotely sensed data 
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM Sofiya Yusova Predicting temporal dynamics of Ceratonova shasta genotypes using data driven models 
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM Victoria Quennessen Does accounting for short-term population dynamics improve the use of no-take marine reserves for fishery management?
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Alexander Jensen Creels and Reels: Untangling drivers of angling behavior 
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM Brittany King Underrepresentation in marine and fisheries science professions: How social identities influence career experiences  
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Sophia Jadzak Environmental DNA sampling and qPCR analysis is not suitable for estimating abundance of benthic, tube-dwelling polychaetes 
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Mee-ya Monnin Do we need to change the way we collect landings data for recreational fisheries?

Prizes will be awarded for the top three best talks:

1st place: $250
2nd place: $200
3rd place: $150