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Title Fish and rivers in stress : the NSW rivers survey / edited by John H. Harris & Peter C. Gehrke
Published Cronulla, NSW : NSW Fisheries Office of Conservation and the Cooperative Research Centre for Freshwater Ecology, in association with NSW Resource and Conservation Assessment Council, 1997


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  639.309944 Har/Far  AVAILABLE
Description xvii, 298 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 30 cm
Contents 1. Introduction and general methods -- 2. General results -- 3. Estimation of total abundance of fish populations: the calibration experiements -- 4. Distribution and abundance of native fish in New South Wales rivers -- 5. Species richness and composition of freshwater fish communities in New South Wales rivers -- 6. Assessing the condition of rivers in New South Wales, Australia: a test of the index of biotic integrity -- 7. differences in composition and structure of fish communities associated with flow regulation in New South Wales rivers -- 8. Alien fish species from the New South Wales rivers survey -- 9. The role of the natural envionment and human impacts in determining biomass densities of common carp in New South Wales rivers -- 10. Performance of sampling-gear types in the New South Wales rivers survey
Analysis Biodiversity
Management techniques
New South Wales
River systems
Sampling studies
State issue
Statistical sources
Notes "October 1997."
Bibliography Includes bibliographies
Notes Also available via the World Wide Web at :
Subject Freshwater ecology -- Australia -- New South Wales.
Freshwater fishes -- Effect of water pollution on -- Australia -- New South Wales.
Rivers -- Environmental aspects -- Australia -- New South Wales.
Author Gehrke, Peter C. (Peter Charles)
Harris, John H. (John Hamlyn)
New South Wales. Resource and Conservation Assessment Council
Cooperative Research Centre for Freshwater Ecology.
NSW Fisheries.
ISBN 0731094085
Other Titles NSW rivers survey
New South Wales rivers survey