Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future

2017 Annual Meeting | Oct. 22-25 | Tampa, FL

70 Sustainable Soils in Urban Environments-Urban Forestry, Water, Carbon, Mapping, Assessment and Reclamation I Oral (includes student competition)

Oral Session
SSSA Division: Urban and Anthropogenic Soils
This session will present papers associated with use and management, water control and salvage, watershed management, greeninfrastructure and temperature/solar effects of soils in urban forestry settings.
Cosponsor(s):

SSSA Division: Forest, Range and Wildland Soils

Monday, October 23, 2017: 10:30 AM-11:45 AM
Marriott Tampa Waterside, Room 12

Organizers:
Maxine J. Levin and Michael L. Mashtare Jr.
Moderator:
Tara L.E. Trammell
10:30 AM
Introductory Remarks
10:35 AM
A Rapid Urban Site Index for Assessing the Quality of Street Tree Planting Sites.
Bryant Scharenbroch, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
10:50 AM
Nitrogen in Residential Stormwater Runoff.
Siti Jariani Mohd Jani, University of Florida Gulf Coast Research & Education Center; Gurpal S Toor, University of Florida
11:05 AM
Soil Quality in Semi-Arid Cities: Are We Giving Urban Trees Good Enough Growth Conditions?.
Eduardo C. Arellano, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile; Cynnamon Dobbs, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile; Rosanna Ginocchio, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile; Nadia Rojas, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chie
11:20 AM
Biosolids-Based Amendments Effects on Tall Fescue Establishment in Urbanized Soil.
Mike Badzmierowski, Virginia Tech; Gregory Evanylo, Virginia Tech; Erik H Ervin, Virginia Tech
11:35 AM
Discussion
11:45 AM
Adjourn