AGU Fall Meeting 2017

MEETING/CONFERENCE

American Geophysical Union

New Orleans, Louisiana

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The 2017 AGU Fall Meeting will be held at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, Louisiana on December 11-15, 2017.

The CZO program will host booth #2032 in Exhibit Hall and a town hall, "Critical Zone Observatories: Platforms for Collaborative Science," on Thursday, December 14 at 12:30 - 13:30 pm in New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 208-209.

Find a list of some of the CZ science-related sessions, talks, and posters by day below.

Check back on this page for a comprehension CZO AGU schedule to be posted closer to the meeting. You can find the full AGU scientific program here.


Monday, December 11, 2017
 

U13B-37: The influence of Critical Zone structure on runoff paths, seasonal water storage, and ecosystem composition (Invited)
15:28 - 15:31 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 252-254

H14D-02: Using a spatially-distributed hydrologic biogeochemistry model with nitrogen transport to study the spatial variation of carbon stocks and fluxes in a Critical Zone Observatory
16:15 - 16:30 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 283-285

H14D-03: Ecohydrological consequences of vegetation interactions within the critical zone in the tropical Andes: multi-scale assessment of vegetation change consequences (Invited)
16:30 - 16:45 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 283-285

H14D-08: Where should the upper boundary of the earth's critical zone be?
17:45 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 283-285


Tuesday, December 12, 2017


EP21H-01: Lithologic Controls on Critical Zone Processes in a Variably Metamorphosed Shale-Hosted Watershed
08:00 - 08:15 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 352

B21D-1981: Fostering Collaboration Across the U.S. Critical Zone Observatories Network
08:00 - 12:20 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

H21A-1439: Critical Zone structure inferred from multiscale near surface geophysical and hydrological data across hillslopes at the Eel River CZO
08:00 - 12:20 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

B21J-02: Differential chemical fractionation of dissolved organic matter during sorption by Fe mineral phases in a tropical soil from the Luquillo Critical Zone Observatory
08:15 - 08:30 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 386-387

H22A-01: Boron isotopes at the catchment scale, a new potential tool to infer critical zone processes. (Invited)
10:20 - 10:35 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 298-299

H22A-02: Decoupling of stream and vegetation solutes during the late stages of weathering: insights from elemental and Mg isotope trends at the Luquillo Critical Zone Observatory, Puerto Rico
10:35 - 10:50 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 298-299

ED22A-02: Climate Change Literacy across the Critical Zone Observatory Network
10:35 - 10:50 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 245

B23D-2097: The potential for iron reduction in upland soils in Calhoun Critical Zone Observatory
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

EP23C-1938: Subsurface particle loss during shale weathering can alter soil and rock chemistry
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

H23H: Plants as Builders and Plumbers of the Critical Zone I Posters
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

  • H23H-1768: Soil weathering agents are limited where deep tree roots are removed, even after decades of forest regeneration
  • H23H-1769: Predicting Plant-Accessible Water in the Critical Zone: Mountain Ecosystems in a Mediterranean Climate
  • H23H-1771: Illuminating pathways of forest nutrient provision: relative release from soil mineral and organic pools
  • H23H-1777: How soil water storage moderates climate changes effects on transpiration, across the different climates of the Critical Zone Observatories
  • H23H-1779: Temporal dynamics of tree source water in sky island ecosystems with ephemeral snow pack: a case study using Pseudotsuga menziesii (Douglas Fir)
  • H23H-1780: The Dual Role of Vegetation as a Constraint on Mass and Energy Flux into the Critical Zone and as an Emergent Property of Geophysical Critical Zone Structure
  • H23H-1781: Gilbert's soil production paradigm applied to a critical zone's fractionation of particle sizes

B23C-2076: Coupled Modeling of Rhizosphere and Reactive Transport Processes
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

H23N-08: Wildfire in the Critical Zone: Pyro-Geomorphic Feedbacks in Upland Forests (Invited)
15:21 - 15:38 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 283-285

ED24A-02: Teaching climate science within the transdisciplinary framework of Critical Zone science (Invited)
16:20 - 16:35 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 245


Wednesday, December 13, 2017
 

B31H-01: Using the Critical Zone Observatory Network to Put Geology into Environmental Science (Invited)
08:00 - 08:05 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 383-385

H31J-08: An integrated geophysical and geochemical exploration of critical zone weathering on opposing montane hillslope (Invited)
09:45 - 10:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 298-299

B33D-2108: Portable gamma spectrometry: measuring soil erosion in-situ at four Critical Zone Observatories in P. R. China
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

H33A-1645: Quantifying Seasonal Dynamic Water Storage in a Fractured Bedrock Vadose Zone With Borehole Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

H33D-1709: Imaging Preferential Flow Pathways of Contaminants from Passive Acid Mine Drainage Mitigation Sites Using Electrical Resistivity
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

B33G-03: Deep Soil Carbon in the Critical Zone: Amount and Nature of Carbon in Weathered Bedrock, and its Implication for Soil Carbon Inventory
14:10 - 14:25 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 386-387


Thursday, December 14, 2017
 

B41E-2011: Toward a standardized soil carbon database platform in the US Critical Zone Observatory Network
08:00 - 12:20 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

B41F-2028: Carbon dioxide effluxes and their environmental controls in sagebrush steppe ecosystems along an elevation gradient in the Reynolds Creek Critical Zone Observatory
08:00 - 12:20 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

H41C-1449: Hydrologic functioning of the deep Critical Zone and contributions to streamflow in a high elevation catchment: testing of multiple conceptual models
08:00 - 12:20 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

H41G: Modeling the Critical Zone: Integrating Processes and Data Across Disciplines and Scales III Posters
08:00 - 12:20 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

  • H41G-1524: Effects of Precipitation Type on Streamflow Efficiency At Critical Zone Observatories in the Western United States
  • H41G-1531: Cracking up (and down): Linking multi-domain hydraulic properties with multi-scale hydrological processes in shrink-swell soils
  • H41G-1534: Scaling up: What coupled land-atmosphere models can tell us about critical zone processes
  • H41G-1538: Parameterization of Nitrogen Limitation for a Dynamic Ecohydrological Model: a Case Study from the Luquillo Critical Zone Observatory
  • H41G-1539: Spatial Variability of Soil-Water Storage in the Southern Sierra Critical Zone Observatory: Measurement and Prediction
  • H41G-1540: Can Process Understanding Help Elucidate The Structure Of The Critical Zone? Comparing Process-Based Soil Formation Models With Digital Soil Mapping
  • H41G-1541: The impact of hydrologic segmentation on the Critical Zone water fluxes of headwater catchments 

H41I-1556: Does Variability in Shallow Hydraulic Conductivity Explain Subsurface Electrical Resistivity Anomalies in a Piedmont Hillslope?
08:00 - 12:20 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

H41J-1595: Measurements of soil, surface water, and groundwater CO2 concentration variability within Earth’s critical zone: low-cost, long-term, high-temporal resolution monitoring
08:00 - 12:20 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

PA42A: How Does Your Geoscience Research Matter, and Can You Explain How It Matters to the Public?
10:20 - 12:20 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 255-257

  • PA42A-07: Sustainable California: Getting the word out through a web-based TV channel — 10:50 - 10:55
  • PA42A-08: Critical Transition in Critical Zone of Intensively Managed Landscapes — 10:55 - 11:00
  • PA42A-11: Every rural resident knows that the geosciences matter! — 11:10 - 11:15

H42F-04: Recent developments and emergent challenges in Ecohydrology: Focus on the belowground frontier (Invited)
10:52 - 11:02 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 280-282

Town Hall: Critical Zone Observatories: Platforms for Collaborative Science
12:30 - 13:30 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 208-209

H43O-01: Hydrologic Synthesis Across the Critical Zone Observatory Network: A Step Towards Understanding the Coevolution of Critical Zone Function and Structure
13:40 - 13:55 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - La Nouvelle C

H43S: Modeling the Critical Zone: Integrating Processes and Data Across Disciplines and Scales I
13:40 - 15:40 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 298-299

  • H43S-01: Simulation Based Exploration of Critical Zone Dynamics in Intensively Managed Landscapes —13:40 - 13:55
  • H43S-03: Discerning Thermodynamic Basis of Self-Organization in Critical Zone Structure and Function — 14:10 - 14:25
  • H43S-06: Constructing an everywhere and locally relevant predictive model of the West-African critical zone — 14:55 - 15:10
  • H43S-07: Elucidating Critical Zone Process Interactions with an Integrated Hydrology Model in a Headwaters Research Catchment — 15:10 - 15:25 
  • H43S-08: From Buckets to Basins: Scaling up from the CZO to the NOAA National Water Model — 15:25 - 15:40

B43E: Concentration-Discharge Relations in the Critical Zone I Posters
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

  • B43E-2166: Seasonal Stream Partitioning and Critical Zone Feedbacks within a Colorado River Headwater Basin
  • B43E-2172: Relating runoff generation mechanisms to concentration-discharge relationships in catchments with well-characterized Critical Zone structures and hydrologic dynamics
  • B43E-2175: Particulate Organic Carbon (POC) and Particulate N (PN) behaviors in Response to Storm Events in the Clear Creek, IA Site of the Intensively Managed Landscape – Critical Zone Observatory (IML-CZO)
  • B43E-2178: Changes in DOM Character and Composition during Spring Snow Melt in the Jemez River Basin Critical Zone Observatory
  • B43E-2179: Flow pathways in the evolving critical zone – insights from hydraulic groundwater theory 
  • B43E-2181: Merging Hydrologic, Geochemical, and Geophysical Approaches to Understand the Regolith Architecture of a Deeply Weathered Piedmont Critical Zone

H43J-1782: Patterns in Soil Electrical Resistivity Across Land Uses in the Calhoun Critical Zone Observatory Landscape
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

H43P-06: Critical Zone Co-dynamics: Quantifying Interactions between Subsurface, Land Surface, and Vegetation Properties Using UAV and Geophysical Approaches
14:55 - 15:10 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 283-285

H44G: Modeling the Critical Zone: Integrating Processes and Data Across Disciplines and Scales II
16:00 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 298-299

  • H44G-02: Pedotransfer functions in Earth system science: challenges and perspectives — 16:15 - 16:30
  • H44G-04: Hydrologic Drivers of Soil Organic Carbon Erosion and Burial: Insights from a Spatially-explicit Model of a Degraded Landscape at the Calhoun Critical Zone Observatory — 16:45 - 17:00
  • H44G-05: Effects of Climate on Co-evolution of Weathering Profiles and Hillscapes — 17:00 - 17:15
  • H44G-07: Towards Understanding Soil Forming in Santa Clotilde Critical Zone Observatory: Modelling Soil Mixing Processes in a Hillslope using Luminescence Techniques — 17:30 - 17:45
  • H44G-08: Multi-scale geophysical study to model the distribution and development of fractures in relation to the knickpoint in the Luquillo Critical Zone Observatory (Puerto Rico) — 17:45 - 18:00

IN44A-07: ODM2 Admin Pilot Project- a Data Management Application for Observations of the Critical Zone
17:30 - 17:45 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 228-230


Friday, December 15, 2017
 

H51K-1413: Hydrological functioning of West-African inland valleys explored with a critical zone model
08:00 - 12:20 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

EP52B-05: A Dynamic Hydrology-Critical Zone Framework for Rainfall-triggered Landslide Hazard Prediction
11:20 - 11:35 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 353-355

ED53I-0234: Using the NGSS to Analyze the NGSS Suggests Teaching the Critical Zone to Improve NGSS Implementation
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

EP53D: Where Things Aren't: Understanding the Role of Porosity in the Critical Zone Posters
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

  • EP53D-1762: The influence of subsurface porosity and bedrock composition on ecosystem productivity and drought resilience in the Sierra Nevada Batholith, California (Invited)
  • EP53D-1763: Landuse legacies of old-field succession and soil structure at the Calhoun Criticl Zone Observatory in SC, USA.
  • EP53D-1764: Insights into the base of the critical zone from geophysical logging and groundwater flow testing at U.S. Critical Zone Observatories (CZO) and critical zone study sites (CZs)
  • EP53D-1765: Making the most of CZ seismics: Improving shallow critical zone characterization using surface-wave analysis
  • EP53D-1768: Mapping porosity of the deep critical zone in 3D using near-surface geophysics, rock physics modeling, and drilling New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F
  • EP53D-1770: The role of rock moisture on regulating hydrologic and solute fluxes in the critical zone (Invited)

H53G-1552: Spatiotemporal Heterogeneity of Dissolved Organic Carbon in Waters and Soils in a Snow-dominated Headwater Catchment: Investigations at Reynolds Creek Critical Zone Observatory, Owyhee County, Idaho
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

H53G-1560: Linking carbon and hydrologic fluxes in the critical zone: Observations from high-frequency monitoring of a weathered bedrock vadose zone
13:40 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - Poster Hall D-F

H53L-03: Hydrological connectivity in the karst critical zone: an integrated approach
14:10 - 14:25 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 288-290

B54A: Concentration-Discharge Relations in the Critical Zone II
16:00 - 18:00 — New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - 356-357

  • B54A-02: Perennial flow through convergent hillslopes explains chemodynamic solute behavior in a shale headwater catchment
  • B54A-03: Cross-site comparisons of concentration-discharge relationships reveal climate-driven chemostatic set points — 16:30 - 16:45
  • B54A-04: Thermodynamic Constraints on Coupled Carbonate-Pyrite Weathering Dynamics and Carbon Fluxes (Invited) — 16:45 - 17:00
  • B54A-06: Mechanisms Generating Chemostatic Si-discharge Relationships in Granitoid Catchments of the Critical Zone Network — 17:15 - 17:30
  • B54A-08: Understanding the Role of the Co-Play between Land Use and Climate on Sediment Flux Laws in Intensively Managed Landscapes — 17:45 - 18:00

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