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Main Title Streams : their ecology and life /
Author Cushing, C. E. ; Cushing, Colbert E.
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Allan, J. David.
Publisher Academic Press,
Year Published 2001
OCLC Number 45406520
ISBN 0120503409; 9780120503407
Subjects Stream ecology ; Stream animals ; Stream plants ; Stream ecology--United States ; Stream ecology--North America ; Stream animals--North America ; Stream plants--North America ; Rivieren ; Ecologie ; Biotopen ; Flusskunde ; èOkologie ; SèuÇwasserpflanzen ; SèuÇwassertiere ; Naturschutz ; Strom ; Nordamerika
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  QH541.5.S7C87 2001 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 11/02/2001 STATUS
EKDM  QH541.5.S7C87 2001 CEMM/EPD Library/Athens,GA 12/31/2012 STATUS
EMBM  QH541.5.S7C87 2001 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 10/19/2001
Collation xiii, 366 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
The ecology of rivers and streams: Rivers as dynamic physical entities; Abiotic factors; Energy resources; Feeding roles and food webs; Ecology : the structure and function of riverine ecosystems -- Types of rivers: Trout streams; Large rivers of the West; Diverse rivers of the Southeast; Warm-water rivers of the Midwest; Desert rivers of the Southwest; Special riverine systems -- The biota of rivers: Algae; Higher plants : the macrophytes; Insects; Mollusks; Crustaceans; Other invertebrates; Fishes; Reptiles and amphibians; Birds; Mammals -- Management, conservation, and restoration of rivers: Coping with the threats to America's rivers. Combines a discussion of the ecology of streams and rivers with an illustrated field guide of plants and animals found in the running waters of North America.