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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2001) 4 (4): 437–451.
Published: 01 December 2001
..., and low extinction rates resulting from a rather stable tropical climate which has persisted over long geological periods. Amazonia is characterized by a very dense network of streams and rivers, connected to extended floodplains and wetland areas. There are only a few small permanently isolated deep...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (2): 153–173.
Published: 08 June 2007
.... In contrast to East Africa, where large and deep lakes exist, Amazonia is characterized by rivers, and its lack of closed river basins has profoundly influenced evolution of the fish fauna. Classic fish habitats are found in the fluvial parts of the basin and are determined by river discharge...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2001) 4 (3): 225–233.
Published: 01 September 2001
...Wolfgang J. Junk Abstract The Amazon River floodplain ( várzea ) belongs to the few areas in central Amazonia with relatively high natural fertility and productivity, because the annual flooding with sediment-rich water add nutrients to the system. Many development planners consider the area to be...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2001) 4 (4): 339–341.
Published: 01 December 2001
... spans from the large with Amazonia (a partial amalgam of several countries) and India to small island countries like New Zealand and Japan. Human population densities vary from low in New Zealand and Amazonia to high in Japan and India. The fish priorities tend to spread along a fishery to recreation...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (2): 228–242.
Published: 08 June 2007
... instance, in Argentina, Chile, the Magdalena Basin, the north coast of Venezuela, and the high Cuenca Basin of Ecuador ( Lundberg et al., 1998 ). Modern neotropical freshwater fishes have been assigned to approximately 60 families. Characiformes and Siluriformes are the dominant orders. In Amazonia, 43...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2010) 13 (4): 343–344.
Published: 15 November 2010
... significance because of their dimensions and the ecological services they generate. The Amazonia has a global significance because of its great biodiversity and ecosystem services, while the Himalayas and Gangetic Plains have global significance because of different reasons. They combine great wilderness with...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2000) 3 (4): 545–552.
Published: 01 January 2000
... macroinvertebrates s indicators of ecological fragility of small rivers ("igarap6s") in a bauxite mining region of Brazilian Amazonia. Amazoniana 15(1/2), 1-9. Callisto, M., Gonqalves Jr, J.F., Fonseca, JJ.L., 1998b. Benthic macroinvertebrates of four Amazonian streams influenced by bauxite mining (Brazil). Verh...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2001) 4 (1): 51–59.
Published: 01 April 2001
... quatro ecossistemas lóticos sob influência das atividades de uma mineração de bauxita na Amazônia Central. Oceol. Brasil. 5, 223-234. Callisto, M., Esteves, F.A., Gonçalves, J.F.Jr., Fonseca, J.J.L., 1998. Benthic macroinvertebrates as indicators of ecological fragility of small rivers (igarapés) in a...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2016) 19 (4): 431–440.
Published: 01 October 2016
... Amazonia using Ephemeroptera assemblages and biological traits . Ecological Indicators 52 , 332 – 340 . Dempster , T. , Uglem , I. , Sanchez-Jerez , P. , Fernandez-Jover , D. , Bayle-Sempere , J. , Nilsen , R. , Bjorn , P. A. , 2009 . Coastal salmon farms attract...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2008) 11 (3): 257–271.
Published: 25 August 2008
... revisions and improvements to the English in this contribution. References Barthem , R. , Guerra , H. and Valderrama , M. 1995 . Diagnóstico de los Recursos Hidrobiológicos de la Amazonía , Lima, Perú : Tratado de Cooperación Amazónica . (Diagnostic of the Hydrobiological...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2000) 3 (4): 553–560.
Published: 01 January 2000
... pattern typical of the 1970s. The development policies for the Amazonia were based on agriculture, livestock, and mining which became the focus of government incentives for the following two decades. (Maneschy, 1995). Marginalized by public investments in credit and infrastructure, the Northeast coast was...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (2): 127–139.
Published: 08 June 2007
...: Restoration and preservation of habitats. In Spanish) Hoorn , C. 1993 . Marine incursions and the influence of the Andean tectonics of the Miocene depostional history of northwestern Amazonia: results of a palynostatigraphic study. Paleogeog. Paleoclim . Paleoceol. , 105 : 267 – 309...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2019) 22 (4): 462–472.
Published: 02 October 2019
...: Loricariidae) in southeastern Asia . Raffles B. Zool . 54 , 455 – 457 . Pazin , V. F. , Magnusson , W. E. , Zuanon , J. , Mendonca , F. P. , 2006 . Fish assemblages in temporary ponds adjacent to ‘terra‐firme’streams in Central Amazonia . Freshwater Biol . 51 , 1025 – 1037...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2007) 10 (4): 467–480.
Published: 28 November 2007
... political ecology of fisheries depletion in Amazonia . Environmental Conservation , 16 ( 4 ): 331 – 337 . Cleaver , F. 2000 . Moral ecological rationality, institutions and the management of common property resources . Development and Change , 31 : 361 – 383 . Cleaver , F...