The 10th EAFES International Congress

Symposium 01

Symposium 01
Title Carbon cycle, ecosystem restoration and climate change
Organizer Prof. Shuli Niu
Co-organizer Prof. Chen Zhi Assistant researcher Ruiyang Zhang
Speakers Yangjian Zhang Enhanced dominance of soil moisture stress on vegetation growth in Eurasian drylands
Tianxiao Ma Age-related patterns and climatic driving factors of drought-induced forest mortality in China
Miaomiao Wu "Sensitivity of forest composition and productivity to climate change in mixed broadleaved-Korean pine forest of Northeastern China"
Qing Ye Stomatal responses of terrestrial plants to global change
Jun Jiang The mechanism underlying soil carbon sequestration in subtropical forests under acid deposition
Mingyu Sun Vegetation rather than climate dominate the Bowen ratio over terrestrial ecosystems of China
Lexin Ma Carbon cycle, ecosystem restoration and climate change
Zhaogang Liu "Precipitation consistently promotes, but temperature inversely drives carbon fluxes of temperate and alpine grasslands in China"
Ruiyang Zhang The critical role of multidimensional biodiversity in contributing to ecosystem functioning under global change
Jinlong Peng Water alleviates plant diversity loss under nitrogen enrichment
Jiaqiang Liao Trait-based hierarchical community responses accounting for productivity increase under nitrogen enrichment

Symposium 02

Symposium 02
Title Urban Landscape Perception and Intelligent Management
Organizer Prof. Ranhao Sun
Co-organizer Prof. Liding Chen Prof. Fanhua Kong
Speakers Ranhao Sun Thermal perception and adaptation strategies of urban residents
Fanhua Kong Impact of 3-D urban landscape patterns on the outdoor thermal environment
Shanshan Chen Effects of Urban 3D Landscape on Thermal Environment and Thermal Comfort
Ming Yan Effects of vegetation cooling and humidifying on thermal comfort

Symposium 03

Symposium 03
Title Freshwater biodiversity and biological interactions in aquatic ecosystems:
their application to environmental assessments and ecosystem management
Organizer Prof. Kwang-Hyeon Chang Prof. Boping Han Prof. Boping Han
Co-organizer Prof. Qinlong Wu Prof. Laorsri Sanoamuang Prof. Haijun Wang
Speakers Ping Liu Seasonal patterns of functional redundancies of zooplankton communities in (sub)tropical urban reservoirs
Lu Wang Non-random species loss and the beta diversity of headwater stream macroinvertebrates: a case study of tropical China
Huijian Hu How to introduce birds to their original distributions from community view- ideas, techniques and cases
Yuping Xu Weak correlation between community and species diversity of fish in lakes of the middle and lower reaches of Yangtze River
Laorsri Sanoamuang Biodiversity of Freshwater Micro-crustaceans in Thai Caves: The Species Rich Neglected Habitats
Qiongyue Zhang The impact of urbanization on regional bird distribution and habitat connectivity in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area
Wan Linglin Regime shifts or community succession: long-term dynamics of diatoms in a large and deep topical reservoir
Natsumi Maruoka A Long-term coexistence of two asexual Daphnia populations realized by the difference in resting egg production
Junya Yoshida Comparisons of heliozoan abundance between deep and shallow basins of Lake Biwa with special reference to optimal growth temperature, food resource, and habitat use
Haijun Wang Understanding the effects of high N loading on aquatic ecosystem from multiple-scale experiments
Ayano Medo Trophic niches of tropical freshwater fishes including Mekong giant catfish: an approach using stable isotopes and fatty acids
Dokyun Kim An Ecological Approach to Understanding Mercury Transfer in Aquatic Food Webs
Hye-Ji Oh Seasonal dynamics of zooplankton community in response to primary production and bacterial activity: the role of micro-zooplankton functional groups as trophic transfer agents according to the trophic status of a dam reservoir
Keonhee Kim Analysis of environmental DNA for juvenile's (tadpole) food source and species diversity of frogs in paddy field environment
Sagar Adhurya Metaweb concept and its application in understanding ecological interaction
Dong-Won Kang Application of non-invasive DNA metabarcoding method to identify feeding habit of endangered freshwater fish
Boping Han Measuring and partitioning of beta diversity and generalized dissimilarity modelling: concepts and applications

Symposium 04

Symposium 04
Title Wetland carbon cycle - mechanistic understanding based on measurement and modeling
Organizer Dr. Jaehyun Lee
Co-organizer Dr. Junji Yuan
Speakers Jinhyun Kim Latitudinal Distribution of Methane Gas Trapped in Permafrost Layer Soil from Boreal to Arctic Tundra in Alaska, US
Junji Yuan Conversion of coastal saltmarsh to mariculture ponds overturned ecosystem greenhouse gas budget from sink to sources
Jaehyun Lee Unravelling the spatiotemporal variation of CO2 and CH4 in headwater streams in Madagascar
Andriamanantena R.
Vonihanitriniaina. D. Z.
Carbone dioxide and methane emissions from headwater streams in the tropical region: Madagascar
Hyunyoung OH Evaluating carbon and water fluxes in the wetland with CLM
Yerim Park Estimation of soil carbon accumulation in urban constructed wetlands: application of laboratory-based hyperspectral reflectance spectroscopy
Alsayeda Zahra Salman Understanding the role of microbial community in functioning of mangrove ecosystem in the UAE coastline

Symposium 05

Symposium 05
Title Evolution and ecology in peripheral coral habitats
Organizer Dr. Nina Yasuda (The University of Tokyo)
Co-organizer Dr. Shelby McIlroy Dr. Allen Chen
Speakers Nina Yasuda Genetic structure, diversity and Symbiodinium compositions of Acropora spp. at the forefront of northward migration in response to climate change
Shelby McIlroy Thermally suitable habitats for Asian Pacific corals extend poleward with oceanic warming
Joseph Brennan Impacts of a warmer and wetter world on subtropical corals.
Supisara Pipithkul Evolution and ecology in peripheral coral habitats [Presentation title : Exploring the species status and roots of Acropora pruinosa, endemic coral species of Japan and Hong Kong]
Allen Chen Is non-reefal coral community in Taiwan the evolutionary refugia or ecological refuge under climate change?
Shashank Keshavmurthy Understanding response to temperature stress in corals from extreme environments

Symposium 06

Symposium 06
Title Wetland restoration and function enhancement
Organizer Prof. Ming Jiang
Co-organizer Prof. Haitao Wu Prof. Junhong Bai
Speakers Xiangjin Shen Spatiotemporal change of marsh vegetation and its response to climate change in China from 2000 to 2019
Junhong Bai Effects of carbon-rich substrate additions on carbon sink function improvement in degraded salt marshes of Yellow River Estuary, China
Hui Zhu Design of constructed wetlands with low greenhouse gas emissions
Yerang Yang The long-term effects of elevated atmospheric CO2 and warming on soil microbial communities in a tidal marsh ecosystem

Symposium 07

Symposium 07
Title 3P(Pollinator, Plant Production) Meta-network Studies
Organizer Prof. Dr. Eui-Joon Kil Prof. Sampat Ghosh
Co-organizer Prof. Dr. Jeehye Sung Prof. Dr. Yuta Nagano Jianxing Huang
Speakers Lee JAE SEONG Development of a transpiration model considering the environmental factors of the shoot and rootzone in greenhouse tomato cultivation
Seung Youn Lee Flowering physiology of Minuartia laricina (L.) Mattf. native to the Korean Peninsula
Eui-Joon Kil Diversity of Honey Bee Viruses: An Ongoing History of Discovery
Saeed Mohamadzade Namin Uncovering the Mystery of Floral Composition in Paper Wasp Nests Through DNA Metabarcoding
Tekalign Begna Acaricidal activity of major component of Cymbopogon citratus, on Varroa destructor, and its selectivity to honey bees (Apis cerana and A. mellifera)
Aamir Lal The potential of new speciation by ssDNA viruses through interspecies recombination
Jae Won Lee Anti-obesity effect of Hovenia dulcis honey in mouse adipocytes
Keono Kim Flavoromics analysis reveals linkage between flavor attributes and metabolite composition in different apple cultivars
Yongtae Kim Bee Pollination Decreases Gray mold Disease and Postharvest Deterioration in Horticultural Crops
Yuta Nagano The complementarity effect on pollination services among multiple processes in a plant-pollinator networks: trophic and non-trophic mechanisms
Jin Boo Jeong Effect of Stellaria alsine on macrophage activation
Sampat Ghosh The Role of Insect Pollinators in Micronutrient Security in India and Korea
Bajaree Chuttong Enhancing honey bee health through supplementary feeding from agricultural by-products
Chuleui Jung Effects of climate change on pollination service in Korean Agriculture
Jakkrawut Maitip Evaluation of stingless bee (Tetragonula pagdeni) honey quality and properties from different geographical origins
Phurichaya Lertlakkanawat Utilization of low-grade longan fruits as phytochemical dietary supplements for honey bees (Apis mellifera L.)

Symposium 08

Symposium 08
Title Climate change impact assessment in Agroecosystem
Organizer Prof. Hyungwook Kwon
Co-organizer Youngju Oh Prof. Yikweon Jang
Speakers Youngju Oh Climate Change based Distribution of Conyza sumatrensis and C. bonariensis in Agroecosystems of Korea
Chuleui Jung Distribution, abundance and risk impact of invasive hornet, Vespa velutina nigrithorax in Korea relative to Climate change
Sei-Woong Choi Population change of butterflies in Agroecosystem in Korea relative to climate changes
Hidenori Deto Conserving endangered butterfly species and plant diversity on field margins in an agricultural landscape: the effects of mowing intensity
Yikweon Jang Emergences of four amphibian species in Korean agroecosystems in relation to climate factors

Symposium 09

Symposium 09
Title Collaborative Research Network for understanding the impacts of climate changes on biodiversity and ecology in the East Asian Region
Organizer Dr. Ji Hyoun Kang
Co-organizer Associate Prof. Dong Gun Kim
Prof. Tae-soo Chon (Keynote) Spatial Patterns and Community Compositions of Benthic Macroinvertebrate Communities in Streams According to Geo-self-organizing map
Prof. Kwang-Guk An Ecological Health Diagnosis Approach of Stream Ecosystem Using Multi-level Fish Bioindicators and Biomarkers Along With Physical Habitat and Chemical Parameters
PhD Sangil Kim Current status and future outlook of marine ecosystems in Korean waters under climate changes: insights from case studies and empirical evidence
PhD Sumi Na Prediction of mosquito density and changes in habitat characteristics due to climate change
PhD candidate Hee-kyu Choi Spawning ecology and adaptation of mussel-symbiotic freshwater bitterling fishes to changing environments in Korea
PhD candidate Sung Hwan Park Relationship between benthic macroinvertebrate communities with river habitat and hydromorphology: Adopting unmanned aerial vehicle and aerial photography

Symposium 10

Symposium 10
Title Ecological Modeling in agriculture and environment
Organizer Prof. Jung-Joon Park
Co-organizer Prof. Dong-Soon Kim Dr. Ehsan Rahimi
Speakers Jung-Joon Park Insect pest monitoring using machine learning modeling
Ehsan Rahimi Plant-pollinator metanetworks and landscape fragmentation
Minjung Kim Can climatic suitability predict invasiveness and impact of insect species?
Kyung Ah Koo Habitat suitability analyses for the commercially important species in the Cheonsoo estuary, Chungnam, ROK
Seon Uk Park A dark future of endangered mountain species, Parnassius bremeri, under climate change
Dong-Soon Kim A population model of Spodoptera frugiperda (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) with field validation in Jeju, Korea
Jung-Wook Kho Understanding the effect of environmentally-transmitted symbiont on host insect population dynamics using individual-based model
Sung-Hoon Baek Application of geostatistical models to pest management: A case study of Ricania shantungensis

Symposium 11

Symposium 11
Title Changes of Subalpine and Alpine Ecosystems in East Asia
Organizer Associate Prof. Neung-Hwan Oh
Co-organizer Prof. Haegeun Chung Prof. HyunSeok Kim
Speakers Ning Ling Warming and altered precipitation independently and interactively suppress alpine soil microbial growth in a decadal-long experiment
Xin Jing Climate warming reshapes vegetation growth pattern in a Tibetan alpine grassland over the past 35 years
Masahiro Nakamura Response of canopy herbivory in mature oak and birch trees to experimental soil warming
Daegeun Ko Soil microbial characteristics and fungal community composition in declining Korean fir forests in Mt. Jiri, South Korea
Hyun Shin Koh Interaction between Korean fir (Abies koreana) dieback and soil properties in a subalpine forest ecosystem
Seunguk Kim Modeling the impacts of climate change on aboveground biomass of major forest communities in Mt. Jiri, South Korea
Chanoh Park Comparisons of Morphological, Physiological, and Biochemical Traits of Abies koreana Stands as a function of the Stand Mortality

Symposium 12

Symposium 12
Title Soil biodiversity: Functional roles in ecosystem
Organizer Prof. Donghui Wu
Co-organizer Dr. Omid Joharchi Prof. Shimano Satoshi
Speakers Wu donghui SINO-BON and Soil Animal Biodiversity Data Collection in China
Omid Joharchi Functional role of soil biodiversity in ecosystem: edaphic mesostigmatic mites (Acari: Mesostigmata) as a potential tool for bioindication
Chuleui Jung Characteristics of the parholaspidid mites (Acari: Mesostigmata) in soil ecosystem functioning from the Republic of Korea
Shimano Satosh Diversity of soil animals: semi-aquatic centipedes as endangered species and genotypes of the red velvet mite, Balaustium (Prostigmata) in the Northern Hemisphere
Lee Dongyeob Geographic variation of the ant-diaspore interaction in Coreanomecon hylomeconoides
Tan Kai Teck Desmond Taxonomy of harvestmen in Hong Kong, with notes on Korea

Symposium 13

Symposium 13
Title New insights into avian brood parasitism in Asia and prospects for the next decade
Organizer Dr. Jin-Won Lee
Co-organizer Dr. Fugo Takasu
Speakers Fugo Takasu Measuring the degree of egg mimicry in avian brood parasitism
Hee-Jin Noh Do hosts use imperfect mimicry of host begging calls by a brood parasitic cuckoo as a cue for nestling rejection?
Seongho Yoon Secret stowaway of parasites on parasites: New insight for ecology of avian brood parasites through ectoparasites
Kang-Wook Kim The genomic solution to the war of colors in brood parasitism
Jun-Seo Go Gut microbiota in avian brood parasitism: an ideal group for studying gut microbiota in nature.
Sue-Jeong Jin An experimental test for species delimitation of female calls in the common cuckoo Cuculus canorus

Symposium 14

Symposium 14
Title Animal Behavior and Cognition
Organizer Assistant Prof. Changku Kang
Speakers Seoghyun Kim Automated tracking techniques revealed individual variation in reproductive success of a nest-building fish, bluehead chub
Miyeon Kim What we have learned about Indo-Pacific Bottlenose Dolphin in Jeju Island, so far
Changseok Han Unravelling mate choice with indirect genetic effects
Changku Kang Studying prey adaptation in a virtual environment
Minhyung Jung Behaviors induced by gut symbiont confer adaptive traits to bean bug in tri-trophic interactions.
Ko-Huan Lee Color variation and contradictive mate choice in a lacertid lizard

Symposium 15

Symposium 15
Title Conservation ecology, infectious disease and management of natural populations
Organizer Prof. Yung Chul Park
Co-organizer Prof. Hyuk Je Lee
Speakers Anya Lim Estimating abundance of unmarked wildlife using cameras
Sungwon Hong Re-establishment of the Eurasian otter (Lutra lutra) in South Korea from 2000 to 2020: the contributions of environmental improvement and conservation policies
Yu Rim Kim Cryptic species diversity and morphological variation in a Korean endemic freshwater fish, Nipponocypris koreanus with regard to its close relative Nipponocypris temminckii
Kyeonglim Moon Variability in uptake rate, growth of green tide former Ulva ohnoi in Jeju Island, Korea
Yung Chul Park Prediction of area with high possibility of spread of ASF and pig farms at risk area through ASFV-infected wild boar carcasses
Tae-Soo Chon Comparing Genetic and Ecological Distances in Geographical Distribution of Animal Disease

Symposium 16

Symposium 16
Title Climate change and ecological observatory network
Organizer Hyohyemi Lee
Co-organizer Researcher Sungbae Joo Senior Researcher Jeong-soo Park
Speakers Beryl Morris Climate change and the TERN Australia ecological observatory network
Suzane Prober The Great Western Woodlands TERN SuperSite: ecosystem monitoring infrastructure and key science learnings
Christopher McKay Lessons on Constructing and Operating the US National Ecological Observatory Network
Courtney Meier ForestGEO and NEON: Complementary continental scale monitoring networks
Katherine M Thibault The US National Ecological Observatory Network and the Global Biodiversity Framework
Hiroyuki Muraoka Cross-scale and multidisciplinary network of networks for forest ecosystem observations in a changing environment
Jeong -soo Park Developing a national ecosystem observatory network in Korea

Symposium 17

Symposium 17
Title Values of Protected Areas and Ecology
Organizer Director. Yong Sang Jung
Speakers Ji Eun Jang Management recommendations for national park habitats to improve the genetic diversity and population connectivity
Jin-Won Kim Distribution and Status of Coniferous Trees in Sub-alpine Regions of Korea
Jung-kwan Ahn Marine Ecosystem Health Assessment of Korea National Parks
Teawook Kang Long-term monitoring research for the conservation of marine national park ecosystem
Soyeon Cho The Status of Bird Banding Capture and Recapture at the Migratory Birds Stopover site in Dadohaehaesang National Park
Taeman Han Is it possible to eco-friendly control for pine wilt disease in Korean National Parks?
Ju-ung Yun A Study on the Correlation between Landslide Occurrence and Dead Abies Koreana Trees : Focused on Mt. Jiri National Park
Seonghwan Jo Application of AI-based national park change detection monitoring technology

Symposium 18

Symposium 18
Title Adopting the Kunming-Montreal GBF and the way forward
Organizer Dr. Kyung Ah Koo
Speakers Koo, Kyung Ah (The overall framework, including four goals and 23 targets to be achieved by 2030) Adopting GBF into Korea’s Fifth National Biodiversity Strategy(2024-2028)
Heo, Hag Young (Protected Areas: Focusing on GBF target 3)Enhancing In-situ Conservation according to K-M GBF
Kyung Eun Lee (Focusing on GBF target 13) Spatial-temporal dispersal of invasive sika deer (Cervus nippon) in a novel group-based model
Tae-Kwon Noh *(Species Conservation: Focusing on GBF target 4) Can we achieve GBF target 4 for species conservation?

Symposium 19

Symposium 19
Title Utilization of Wild Seeds for Ecological Conservation and Restoration
Organizer General Manager Jung Hun Pi
Speakers Chae-Sun Na The Importance of Seed Banks for Ecological Conservation and Restoration
Jae Sun Yi Provision of Wild Seeds for Restoration in Forest damaged Areas
Yong Ho Lee Development of Native Seed Collection Zone for Ecological Restoration of South Korea
Kee-Hwa Bae Natural Disaster, Warfare in Humanism, Seed Vault
Thomas N Kaye Beyond Assisted Migration : Sourcing Habitat Restoration Seeds that are Adapted and Adaptable to a Shifting Climate

Symposium 20

Symposium 20
Title East Asia Biodiversity Conservation Network for the implementation of the CBD’s GSPC
Organizer Senior researcher Kae Sun Chang
Speakers Kae Sun Chang Regional cooperation for plant conservation in East Asia for the implementation of the GSPC
Hui Kim Opportunities and Challenges for red list in Transboundary Conservation in East Asia
Mélianie Raymond The need for and importance of discovering biodiversity information in East Asia
Haining Qin Biodiversity Conservation in China: updating and the roles of taxonomists
Batlai Oyuntsetseg Orchids of Mongolia: taxonomy, species richness and conservation status