- The challenge of providing environmental flow rules to sustain river ecosystemsAngela H Arthington
Centre for Riverine Landscapes and eWater Cooperative Research Centre, Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland, Australia
Ecol Appl 16:1311-8. 2006..We argue that this approach can bridge the gap between simple hydrological "rules of thumb" and more comprehensive environmental flow assessments and experimental flow restoration projects...
- Basic principles and ecological consequences of altered flow regimes for aquatic biodiversityStuart E Bunn
Cooperative Research Centre for Freshwater Ecology, Centre for Catchment and In Stream Research, Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland, Australia 4111
Environ Manage 30:492-507. 2002..To overcome these problems, aquatic science needs to move quickly into a manipulative or experimental phase, preferably with the aims of restoration and measuring ecosystem response...
- Freshwater biodiversity: importance, threats, status and conservation challengesDavid Dudgeon
Department of Ecology and Biodiversity, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
Biol Rev Camb Philos Soc 81:163-82. 2006..Recognition of this need will require adoption of a new paradigm for biodiversity protection and freshwater ecosystem management - one that has been appropriately termed 'reconciliation ecology'...