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Oral Sessions Schedule 

Get ready for four days of timely, exciting and diverse information on a vast array of estuarine and coastal subjects. Presentations will examine new findings within CERF’s traditional scientific, education and management disciplines and encourage interaction among coastal and estuarine scientists and managers. 

View the most up-to-date schedule of oral and poster sessions by downloading the conference mobile app

Quick Skip:
Day 1 | Monday, 11/9
Day 2 | Tuesday, 11/10
Day 3 | Wednesday, 11/11
Day 4 | Thursday, 11/12

 

Day 1 | Monday, November 9 


8:00 - 9:45 AM

Tropicalisation of temperate coastlines and estuaries: mechanisms and consequences

SCI-101A | Room A 105
 

Mud, macrofauna and microbes:  an ode to benthic organism-abiotic interactions at varying scales

SCI-102A | Room A 106
 

Explaining drivers of change in riverine and estuarine water quality

SCI-103A | Room A 107-109

 

Estuarine acidification: embracing and synthesizing complexity

SCI-104A | Room B 110-112

 

Fish as integrators of ecosystem health in coastal watersheds

SCI-105A | Room B 113

 

Role of historical use and cultural values in tribal and first nation governance, research and restoration

SCI-106A | Room B 114

 

Hydrodynamics and sediment dynamics in estuaries and coastal seas

SCI-107A | Room B 115

 

Integrating undergraduate research experiences in coastal and estuarine research

SCI-108 | Room B 116

 

Using surface elevation dynamics to manage and mitigate the risks of climate change on coastal wetlands

SCI-109 | Room B 117-119

 

Seagrass ecosystems: challenges in evaluating function, health, abundance and restoration (Restoration)

SCI-110A | Room C 120-122
10:15 - 12:00 PM

Tropicalisation of temperate coastlines and estuaries: mechanisms and consequences

SCI-101B | Room A 105
 

Mud, macrofauna and microbes: an ode to benthic organism-abiotic interactions at varying scales

SCI-102B | Room A 106
 

Explaining drivers of change in riverine and estuarine water quality

SCI-103B | Room A 107-109
 

Estuarine acidification: embracing and synthesizing complexity

SCI-104B | Room A 110-112
 

Coastal habitat connections to offshore fisheries productivity

SCI-112A | Room B 113
 

Role of historical use and cultural values in tribal and first nation governance, research and restoration

SCI-106B | Room B 114

 

Hydrodynamics and sediment dynamics in estuaries and coastal seas

SCI-107B | Room B 115
 

Successful undergraduate research experiences

SCI-114 | Room B 116
 

Integrated studies on storm-induced coastal change

SCI-115 | Room B 117-119
 

Seagrass ecosystems: challenges in evaluating function, health, abundance and restoration (Mapping)

SCI-110B | Room C 120-122

1:30 - 3:00 PM

Tropicalisation of temperate coastlines and estuaries: mechanisms and consequences

SCI-101C | Room A 105
 

Mud, macrofauna and microbes:  an ode to benthic organism-abiotic interactions at varying scales

SCI-102C | Room A 106
 

Explaining drivers of change in riverine and estuarine water quality

SCI-103C | Room A 107-109

 

Estuarine acidification: embracing and synthesizing complexity

SCI-104C | Room A 112-112 

 

Coastal habitat connections to offshore fisheries productivity

SCI-112B | Room B 113 
 

Modeling Louisiana's 2017 Coastal Master Plan

SCI-116 | Room B 114  
 

Hydrodynamics and sediment dynamics in estuaries and coastal seas

SCI-107C | Room B 115  
 

Successful science story-telling for coastal resilience 

SCI-117 | Room B 116 
 

Climate change and estuarine waters: drivers, impacts, and implications

SCI-118 | Room B 117-119 
 

Seagrass ecosystems: challenges in evaluating function, health, abundance and restoration (Mapping)

SCI-110C | Room C 120-122

Day 2 | Tuesday, November 10

8:00 - 9:45 AM

Crossing the divide: bringing science and management together to address impacts from climate change on coastal communities SCI-119A | Room A 105
 

Mud, macrofauna and microbes:  an ode to benthic organism-abiotic interactions at varying scales

SCI-102D | Room A 106
 

Numerical investigation of climate impacts on estuarine and coastal systems

SCI-120 | Room A 107-109
 

Biogeochemical stressors in vegetated habitats: exploring climate change mitigation

SCI-121 | Room B 110-112
 

 

Salted or unsalted? Linking Great Lakes and coastal ocean studies

SCI-122 | Room B 113 
 

Grand challenges in marine and estuarine spatial planning around the world: common issues and different approaches (joint ECSA-CERF session)

SCI-123 | Room B 114
 

Hydrodynamics and sediment dynamics in estuaries and coastal seas

SCI-107D | Room B 115
 

Place-based research, stewardship, and education with application to estuarine management

SCI-124 | Room B 116
 

Responses of salt marshes to sea level rise

SCI-125A | Room B 117-119
 

Seagrass ecosystems: challenges in evaluating function, health, abundance and restoration (Health)

SCI-110D | Room C 120-122

10:15 - 12:00 PM

Crossing the divide: bringing science and management together to address impacts from climate change on coastal communities SCI-119B | Room A 105
 

Lessons learned from 25 years of international collaboration in LOICZ

SCI-126 | Room A 106
 

Numerical modeling of estuarine and coastal systems

SCI-127 | Room A 107-109

 

Adaptation and mitigation of ocean acidification and hypoxia: research and management  SCI-128 | Room A 110-112
 

Climate change in the Chesapeake and other coastal systems

SCI-129 | Room B 113
 

Understanding Gulf Coast estuarine and deltaic benthic ecology for restoration

SCI-130 | Room B 114
 

Hydrodynamics and sediment dynamics in estuaries and coastal seas

SCI-107E | Room B 115
 

Casting the net widely: expanding the reach of broader impacts

SCI-131 | Room B 116
 

Responses of salt marshes to sea level rise

SCI-125B | Room B 117-119

 

Securing the future of seagrass ecosystems impacted by coastal development

SCI-132 | Room B 120-122

1:30 - 3:00 PM

Developing long-term management plans for estuarine waters: where science and management meet

SCI-133 | Room A 105 
 

Connectivity between Arctic lagoons and adjacent ecosystems: nutrients to nekton

SCI-134 | Room A 106

 

Macroalgal blooms on the rise: renew our knowledge

SCI-135 | Room A 107-109

 

Coastal ocean acidification: using models to integrate multiple stresses

SCI-136 | Room B 110-112 

 

Lagoons without borders: international approaches to challenges in lagoon science and management

SCI-137 | Room B 113

 

Data driving Louisiana’s river diversion projects, planning through adaptive management

SCI-138 | Room B 114 
 

Hydrodynamics and sediment dynamics in estuaries and coastal seas

SCI-107F | Room B 115 
 

Artistic pathways to scientific understanding

SCI-139 | Room B 116 
 

Responses of salt marshes to sea level rise

SCI-125C | Room B 117-119 

 

What influences dissolved oxygen patterns in estuarine waters of the Pacific Northwest?

SCI-140 | Room C 120-122

Day 3 | Wednesday, November 11

8:00 - 9:45 AM

Incorporating climate change in regulatory frameworks and conservation planning

SCI-141 | Room A 105  

 

Coastal blue carbon ecosystems: current science and application to management efforts

SCI-142A | Room A 106   
 

The Harmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Act: accomplishments and remaining challenges

SCI-143A | Room A 107-109
 

Ocean acidification and hypoxia: mechanisms for linking science to management and policy

SCI-144 | Room B 110-112 
 

Shellfish as a multiple use resource: activities, conflicts, and planning for resolution

SCI-145A | Room B 113  
 

Chemical biomarkers in aquatic ecosystems

SCI-146 | Room B 114 
 

Monitoring

SCI-147 | Room B 115 

 

Defining reference conditions in estuarine and coastal systems 

SCI-148 | Room B 116  

 

Long-term research in the California Current’s coastal ocean SCI-149 | Room B 117-119 
 

 

Seagrass ecosystems: challenges in evaluating function, health, abundance and restoration (General)

SCI-110E | Room C 120-122
 10:15 - 12:00 PM 

Restoration for a changing climate

SCI-150 | Room A 105   
 

Coastal blue carbon ecosystems: current science and application to management efforts

SCI-142B | Room A 106  
 

The Harmful Algal Bloom and Hypoxia Research and Control Act: accomplishments and remaining challenges

SCI-143B | Room A 107-109

 

From data to information: harnessing observing data for ecological assessment and forecasting in coastal bays and estuaries

SCI-151 | Room B 110-112

 

Shellfish as a multiple use resource: activities, conflicts, and planning for resolution

SCI-145B | Room B 113
 

Applications of phytoplankton pigment-based methods in estuarine and coastal ecology

SCI-152 | Room B 114
 

Estuaries under threat: exploring the ecology of microbes in 21st century estuaries

SCI-153A | Room B 115
 

Defining tipping points to inform management of multiple stressors in marine ecosystems

SCI-154 | Room B 116
 

Coastal, estuarine, and marsh sedimentation during times of environmental change

SCI-155A | Room B 117-119

 

How can data synthesis be used to analyze seagrass resilience to climate change?

SCI-156 | Room C 120-122

1:30 - 3:00 PM

Data-informed adaptive management of coastal protection and restoration in Louisiana

SCI-157 | Room A 105  

 

Coastal blue carbon ecosystems: current science and application to management efforts

SCI-142C | Room A 106 

 

Emerging and legacy contaminants in coastal and estuarine systems

SCI-158A | Room A 107-109
 

Estuarine and coastal data-centric synthesis studies: case studies and pathways for moving forward

SCI-159 | Room B 110-112

 

Resilience of shellfish to current and emerging threats to estuarine condition

SCI-160A | Room B 113

 

Hydrodynamics and sediment dynamics in estuaries and coastal seas

SCI-107G | Room B 114

 

Estuaries under threat: exploring the ecology of microbes in 21st century estuaries

SCI-153B | Room B 115
 

Thresholds and feedback processes in coastal and estuarine systems

SCI-162 | Room B 116
 

Coastal, estuarine, and marsh sedimentation during times of environmental change

SCI-155B | Room B 117-119
 

Seagrass ecosystems: challenges in evaluating function, health, abundance and restoration (Functions)

SCI-110F | Room C 120-122

3:30 - 5:00 PM

Timing is everything: phenology in coastal marine ecosystems 

SCI-163 | Room A 105  

 

Evaluating restoration success: ecology, economy, and society

SCI-164A | Room A 106
 

Emerging and legacy contaminants in coastal and estuarine systems

SCI-158B | Room A 107-109
 

Advancing coastal science with robots

SCI-165 | Room B 110-112
 

Resilience of shellfish to current and emerging threats to estuarine condition

SCI-160B | Room B 113
 

Migratory bird management in estuaries and nearshore environments: opportunities and challenges

SCI-166 | Room B 114
 

Aquatic microbes: indicators of environmental changes

SCI-167 | Room B 115
 

Preserving aquatic ecosystem integrity in a changing environment

SCI-168 | Room B 116
 

Sea-level rise effects on salt marsh ecosystem function

SCI-169 | Room B 117-119
 

Seagrass ecosystems: challenges in evaluating function, health, abundance and restoration (Functions)

SCI-110G | Room C 120-122

Day 4 | Thursday, November 12

8:00 - 9:45 AM

Urban infrastructure impacts on estuarine physical and sedimentary processes

SCI-170 | Room A 105 
 

Evaluating restoration success: ecology, economy, and society

SCI-164B | Room A 106
 

Controlling eutrophication along the human and climatically-impacted freshwater-marine continuum: shifting problems and paradigms

SCI-171A | Room A 107-109 
 

Foodweb shifts in coastal systems: evidence and potential causes

SCI-172A | Room B 110-112 
 

Invasives

SCI-173 | Room B 113 
 

Our virtual global estuary

SCI-174 | Room B 114
 

Geospatial and geomorphic advances for assessing marsh vulnerability to storms and sea level rise

SCI-175 | Room B 115 
 

Quantifying fluxes in estuaries: what is the state of the art?

SCI-176 | Room B 116 
 

Regime changes of estuarine and coastal system

SCI-177A | Room B 117-119 
 

Ecosystems and habitats: marsh

SCI-178A | Room  120-122 
10:15 - 12:00 PM

Evolution of estuaries through extreme events, development, and climate change

SCI-179A | Room A 105 
 

Evaluating restoration success: ecology, economy, and society

SCI-164C | Room A 106
 

Controlling eutrophication along the human and climatically-impacted freshwater-marine continuum: shifting problems and paradigms

SCI-171B | Room A 107-109
 

Foodweb shifts in coastal systems: evidence and potential causes

SCI-172B | Room B 110-112
 

Assessing activities of actors influencing marine environments

SCI-180 | Room B 113
 

Using a multiple model approach to inform watershed management

SCI-181A | Room B 114
 

Continuous, high-frequency, automated biogeochemical monitoring: what has been learned?

SCI-182 | Room B 115
 

Delta dynamics in the Anthropocene

SCI-183A | Room B 116
 

Regime changes of estuarine and coastal system

SCI-177B | Room B 117-119 
 

Ecosystems and habitats: marsh

SCI-178B | Room C 120-122
1:30 - 3:00 PM

Evolution of estuaries through extreme events, development, and climate change

SCI-179B | Room A 105  
 

Evaluating restoration success: ecology, economy, and society

SCI-164D | Room A 106   
 

Hypoxia and temperature as interactive multi-stressors in coastal ecosystems

SCI-184A | Room A 107-109
 

Assessing the status of estuary habitats for juvenile fish across California, Oregon, and Washington

SCI-185A | Room B 110-112
 

Triaging the coastal ocean

SCI-186A | Room B 113
 

Using a multiple model approach to inform watershed management

SCI-181B | Room B 114
 

Patterns and processes of contemporary change in tidal wetlands

SCI-187 | Room B 115
 

Delta dynamics in the Anthropocene

SCI-183B | Room B 116
 

Coastal inundation and its impacts in a changing climate

SCI-188A | Room B 117-119
 

Movement ecology of seagrasses

 SCI-189A | Room C 120-122
3:30 - 5:00 PM

A functioning, resilient San Francisco Estuary for the next century

SCI-190 | Room A 105
 

Evaluating restoration success: ecology, economy, and society

SCI-164E | Room A 106 
 

Hypoxia and temperature as interactive multi-stressors in coastal ecosystems

SCI-184B | Room A 107-109
 

Assessing the status of estuary habitats for juvenile fish across California, Oregon, and Washington

SCI-185B | Room B 110-112
 

Triaging the coastal ocean

SCI-186B | Room B 113
 

Ecological thresholds in Louisiana coastal wetlands and implications for restoration

SCI-191 | Room B 114
 

Best practices and tools for managing environmental sensor data

SCI-192 | Room B 115
 

Delta dynamics in the Anthropocene

SCI-183C | Room B 116
 

Coastal inundation and its impacts in a changing climate

SCI-188B | Room B 117-119 
 

Movement ecology of seagrasses

SCI-189B | Room C 120-122

 

 
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