Northeastern Section - 44th Annual Meeting (2224 March 2009)
Session No. 49 Tuesday, 24 March 2009
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Holiday Inn By the Bay: Massachusetts Room

T10. Habitat Restoration in North Atlantic Watersheds: Maine Water Conference Session

Karen Wilson, Noah P. Snyder and Ellen Douglas, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
49-18:00 AM FRESHWATER MARINE LINKAGES: THE ROLE OF SMALL COASTAL RIVER SYSTEMS AS A SOURCE OF FALL FORAGE FISH (RIVER HERRING) IN THE NEARSHORE MARINE ENVIRONMENT IN MAINE: WILSON, Karen A., Department of Environmental Science, University of Southern Maine, Gorham, ME 04038, kwilson@usm.maine.edu and WILLIS, Theodore V., Aquatic Systems Group, University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME 04101
49-28:20 AM GEOMORPHIC COMPARISON OF TWO ATLANTIC COASTAL STREAMS: TOWARD A BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF ANTHROPOGENIC IMPACTS ON ATLANTIC SALMON SPAWNING AND REARING HABITAT: WILKINS, Benjamin C. and SNYDER, Noah P., Geology and Geophysics, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, 213 Devlin Hall, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, wilkinbc@bc.edu
49-38:40 AM DAM REMOVAL AND ROCK RAMP FISH PASSAGE TO RESTORE SEDGEUNKEDUNK STREAM ALEWIFE AND ATLANTIC SALMON POPULATIONS: SHEPARD, Steve, Aquatic Science Associates, Inc, P.O. Box 775, Brewer, ME 04412, asa@rivah.net and BERNIER, Matt, NOAA Fisheries, Maine Field Station, 17 Godfrey Dr., Suite 1, Orono, ME 04473, Matthew.Bernier@noaa.gov
49-49:00 AM RESTORATION OF FLUVIAL PROCESS AND AQUATIC HABITAT IN THE SANDY RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES TO THE KENNEBEC RIVER, MAINE: HAYES, Benjamin R., Environmental Center, Bucknell University, 835 Fraternity Road, Lewisburg, PA 17837, benjamin.hayes@bucknell.edu, FIELD, John, Field Geology Services, P.O. Box 985, Farmington, ME 04938, and RICHTER, Robert C. III, FPL Energy Maine Hydro LLC, 150 Main Street, Lewiston, ME 04240
49-59:20 AM A RESTORATION FRAMEWORK FOR OPTIMIZING HABITAT CONNECTIVITY IN GULF OF MAINE WATERSHEDS: WRIGHT, Jed R., Gulf of Maine Coastal Program, US Fish and Wildlife Service, 4R Fundy Rd, Falmouth, ME 04105, jed_wright@fws.gov and HANLEY, Jesse O., Kent Business School, University of Kent, Canterbury, CT2 7PE, United Kingdom
49-69:40 AM HUDSON RIVER FLOODPLAIN CHANGE OVER THE 20th CENTURY: COLLINS, Mathias J., NOAA Restoration Center, 55 Great Republic Drive, Gloucester, MA 01930, Mathias.Collins@noaa.gov and MILLER, Daniel, Hudson River National Estuarine Research Reserve, PO Box 315, Staatsburg, NY 12580
 10:00 AM Break
49-710:20 AM THE SIMULATION OF POOL-RIFFLE MORPHOLOGIES IN NORTHEAST CHANNELS WITH DIFFERENT DENSITIES OF LARGE WOODY DEBRIS AND BOULDERS: THOMPSON, Douglas M., Physics, Astronomy and Geophysics, Connecticut College, Box 5585, 270 Mohegan Avenue, New London, CT 06335, dmtho@conncoll.edu
49-810:40 AM CASCADE BROOK SALT MARSH RESTORATION PROJECT: RIVARD, Linda and WATTS, Sarah C., Tetra Tech, Inc, 451 Presumpscot Street, Portland, ME 04013, linda.rivard@tetratech.com
49-911:00 AM RIVER RESPONSE TO DAM REMOVAL: INITIAL RESULTS FROM THE SOUHEGAN RIVER AND THE MERRIMACK VILLAGE DAM, MERRIMACK, NEW HAMPSHIRE: PEARSON, Adam Jeffrey1, SNYDER, Noah P.1, and COLLINS, Mathias J.2, (1) Geology and Geophysics, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Ave, 213 Devlin Hall, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, adamjpearson@gmail.com, (2) NOAA Restoration Center, 55 Great Republic Drive, Gloucester, MA 01930
49-1011:20 AM MODELING THE HYDROLOGICAL IMPACTS OF STREAM RESTORATION IN RED BROOK, A SMALL COASTAL STREAM IN SOUTHEASTERN MASSACHUSETTS: FRADKIN, Barry1, DOUGLAS, Ellen M.1, LAMBERT, Beth C.2, and PURINTON, Tim A.2, (1) Environmental, Earth & Ocean Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Boston, 100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, barry.fradkin001@umb.edu, (2) Massachusetts Riverways Program, Department of Fish & Game, 251 Causeway St., Suite 400, Boston, MA 02114
49-1111:40 AM INCLUDING BEAVERS IN THE RIVER RESTORATION BASELINE: BURCHSTED, Denise, Center for Integrative Geosciences, University of Connecticut, 354 Mansfield Road, U-2045, Storrs, CT 06269, denise.burchsted@uconn.edu, DANIELS, Melinda, Department of Geography, Kansas State University, 118 Seaton Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506-2904, and THORSON, Robert, Geoscience, Univ of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269

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