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Author Cowx, I. G. (Ian G.)

Title Rehabilitation of rivers for fish : a study undertaken by the European Inland Fisheries Advisory Commission of FAO
Published Oxford ; Malden, MA : Published by arrangement with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations by Fishing News Books ; Malden, MA : Blackwell Science [distributor], 1998


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Description xxxv, 260 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Contents Pt. I. Concepts and Information Requirements. Ch. 1. Habitat requirements of fish. Ch. 2. River form and function. Ch. 3. Methods of habitat assessment. Ch. 4. Impact of man's activities on aquatic habitats -- Pt. II. Habitat Modification and Remedial Measures. Ch. 5. Rehabilitation of channels. Ch. 6. Rehabilitation of floodplains. Ch. 7. Protection and restoration of fish movements. Ch. 8. Management of aquatic vegetation. Ch. 9. Stock enhancement strategies
Analysis river ecology fisheries habitat modification
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-252) and index
Subject Aquatic ecology.
Fish habitat improvement.
Fishery management.
Habitat (Ecology)
Rivers -- Environmental aspects.
Rivers -- Management.
Rivers -- Rehabilitation.
Stream ecology.
Water -- Pollution.
Author Welcomme, R. L.
European Inland Fisheries Advisory Commission.
LC no. 98226171
ISBN 0852382472
9251040184 (FAO)