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Fluvial hydrosystems

Author: Geoffrey E Petts; C Amoros
Publisher: London ; New York : Chapman & Hall, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats

Fluvial Hydrosystems provides a unified approach to the study of running waters and aims to provide a scientific basis for sustainable management of rivers.


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Geoffrey E Petts; C Amoros
ISBN: 0412371006 9780412371004
OCLC Number: 36085923
Description: xii, 322 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. The fluvial hydrosystem / G.E. Petts and C. Amoros --
2. A drainage basin perspective / G.E. Petts and J.-P. Bravard --
3. Hydrological and hydrochemical dynamics / R. Wilby and J. Gibert --
4. Geomorphology of temperate rivers / D. Gilvear and J.-P. Bravard --
5. Hydrological and geomorphological structure of hydrostreams / J.-P. Bravard and D.J. Gilvear --
6. Primary production and primary producers / A.R.G. Large, G. Pautou and C. Amoros --
7. Aquatic invertebrates / M.T. Greenwood and M. Richardot-Coulet --
8. Fish populations in rivers / A.L. Roux and G.H. Copp --
9. Interactions between units of the fluvial hydrosystem / C. Amoros, J. Gibert and M.T. Greenwood --
10. Ecological successions / C. Amoros and P.M. Wade --
11. Human impacts on fluvial hydrosystems / J.-P. Bravard and G.E. Petts --
12. Fluvial hydrosystems: a management perspective / G.E. Petts and C. Amoros.
Responsibility: edited by G.E. Petts and C. Amoros.
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