Freshwater Ecosystems And Climate Change In North America

Author: Colbert E. Cushing
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Freshwater Ecosystems and Climate Change in North America brings together a group of experts from the fields of geochemistry, climatology, hydrology and aquatic ecology to address the central question, What would be the impact to and ...

Freshwater Ecosystems

Author: Committee on Inland Aquatic Ecosystems
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309054435
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Climate Change in North America. Boulder, Colo. : U.S. Geological Survey, Water
Resources Division ...

Climate Change Impacts On Freshwater Ecosystems

Author: Martin Kernan
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
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North American lakes saturation soil leaching stream eutrophication wetlands
North African lakes North America acidification atmospheric sulphur deposition
Canada ice cover lakes United States North Atlantic Oscillation (NAO)
acidification recovery detection characteristics hypolimnetic temperatures in
lakes IPCC Fourth Report sea salts and DOC solubility Vortsjarv Lake Northern
Europe see also Nonrvay crop production Iceland lakes, Holocene period
predictions Scandinavia ...

Global Climate Change And Freshwater Ecosystems

Author: Penelope Firth
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 146122814X
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Indices of efficiency. J Arid Environ 2:187–209. Valett HM, Fisher SG, Stanley EH,
(1990) Physical and chemical characteristics of the hyporheic zone of a Sonoran
Desert ...

Lake Ecosystem Ecology

Author: Gene E. Likens
Publisher: Academic Press
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lake trout in Arctic lakes. Limnology and Oceanography 41: 1102–1108.
McKnight D, Brakke DF, and Mulholland PJ (eds.) (1996) Freshwater ecosystems
and climate change in North America. Limnology and Oceanography 41(special
issue): 815–1149. Mueller DR, Vincent WF, and Jeffries MO (2003) Break-up of
the largest ...

Climate Change And Biodiversity

Author: Thomas E. Lovejoy
Publisher: The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)
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CHAPTER SEVENTEEN Climate Change and Freshwater Ecosystems J. DAVID
species exclusive of fish have been described in freshwater systems, and this is
... North America is rich in both vertebrate and invertebrate freshwater species (
Allan and Flecker 1 993), including nearly one-third of the world's described
freshwater mussels and over 60 percent of the world's described freshwater
crayfish (Master ...

North Sea Region Climate Change Assessment

Author: Markus Quante
Publisher: Springer
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10.1 Introduction Freshwaters and freshwater biota are highly vulnerable to
climate change (IPCC 2013). ... A substantial body of research demonstrates the
sensitivity of freshwater ecosystems to climate forcing and shows that physical,
chemical, and biological lake properties respond rapidly to changes in this
forcing (Rosenzweig 2007; Adrian et al. ... For instance climate-driven
fluctuations in lake level have been observed on a regional-scale across North
America (Williamson et al.

The Regional Impacts Of Climate Change

Author: Robert T. Watson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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If the atmosphere-freshwater- ocean regime is stable for a particular time, it is
possible to estimate the age-specific mortality rates for a species of interest.
However, at least some parts of the atmosphere-freshwater- ocean system are
prone to oscillations on a decadal scale, which may not be cyclical. These natural
changes occur globally; thus, they will have impacts on the freshwater and
marine ecosystems that support North American fish populations. Under natural
conditions, it may ...

Ecology And Classification Of North American Freshwater Invertebrates

Author: James H. Thorp
Publisher: Academic Press
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However, recent recognition of the potential ecological impacts of global climate
change resulting from human activities[387] has led to a huge number of relevant
publications[266]. Indeed, significant ecological impacts of anthropogenic climate
change have been forecasted for most of the world's ecosystems[176]. For
aquatic ecosystems, climate-induced changes in broadscale weather patterns (
e.g., North Atlantic Oscillation [NAO], Pacific Decadal Oscillation [PDO]) may alter
both ...

Eutrophication Of Shallow Lakes With Special Reference To Lake Taihu China

Author: B. Qin
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
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Potential effects of climate changes on aquatic ecosystems: Laurentian Great
Lakes and Precambrian Shield Region. In Cushing, C. E. (ed.), Freshwater
Ecosystems and Climate Change in North America, A Regional Assessment.
John Wiley & Sons, New York, 7–53. Mander, U ̈., A. Kull, V. Kuusemets & T.
Tamm, 2000. Nutrient runoff dynamics in a rural catchment: Influence of land-use
changes, climatic fluctuations and ecotechnological measures. Ecological
Engineering ...