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Limnology and limnetic ecology

Author: Patrick E O'Sullivan
Publisher: Malden Blackwell 2004
Series: Lakes handbook, 1
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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Continuing concern about water supply and quality, ecosystem sustainability and restoration demands that the modern approach to the management of lakes and reservoirs should be based on a sound understanding of the application of the scientific and ecological principles that underlie freshwater processes. "The Lakes Handbook" provides an up-to-date overview of the application of ecologically sound approaches,  Read more...
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick E O'Sullivan
ISBN: 0632047976 9780632047970 9780470999271 0470999276
OCLC Number: 922799406
Notes: Excludes some or all of the images which were part of the original book
Description: 1 online resource (VI, 699 Seiten) Illustrationen, Diagramme, Karten
Contents: List of Contributors. 1. Lakes, Limnology And Limnetic Ecology: Towards A New Synthesis: C.S. Reynolds and P.E. O'Sullivan. 2. The Origin Of Lake Basins: H. Loffler. 3. The Hydrology Of Lakes: Thomas C. Winter. 4. Chemical Processes Regulating The Composition Of Lake Waters: Werner Stumm. 5. Physical Properties Of Water Relevant To Limnology And Limnetic Ecology: C.S. Reynolds. 6. The Motion Of Lake Waters: Dieter M. Imboden. 7. Regulatory Impacts Of Humic Substances In Lakes: C.E.W. Steinberg. 8. Sedimentation And Lake Sediment Formation: J. Bloesch. 9. Organisation And Energetic Partitioning Of Limnetic Communities: C.S. Reynolds. 10. Phytoplankton: Judit Padisak. 11. Aquatic Plants And Lake Ecosystems: Jan Pokorny and Jan Kvet. 12. Benthic Invertebrates: Petur M. Jonasson. 13. Pelagic Microbes - Protozoa And The Microbial Food Web: T. Weisse. 14. Zooplankton: Z. Maicej Gliwicz. 15. Fish Population Ecology: Ian J. Winfield. 16. Fish Community Ecology: Jouko Sarvala, Martti Rask and Juha Karialainen. 17. Self-Regulation Of Limnetic Ecosystems: Claudia Pahl-Wostl. 18. Palaeolimnology: P. O'Sullivan. Index.
Series Title: Lakes handbook, 1
Responsibility: ed. by P.E. O'Sullivan ...

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Continuing concern about water supply and quality, ecosystem sustainability and restoration demands that the modern approach to the management of lakes and reservoirs should be based on a sound  Read more...

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