The monitoring of benthic diatoms, macrophytes, macroinvertebrates and fish will be the backbone of future water management in Europe. This book describes and compares the relevant methodologies and tools, based on a large data set covering rivers in most parts of Europe. The 36 articles presented will provide scientists and water managers with a unique insight into background and application of state-of-the-art monitoring tools and techniques.Sampling in more than one season (e.g., spring and autumn) and perhaps combining the samples (to determine both observed and RC metric values) ... See www.eu-star.at for further details about downloading the software and user manual.
|Title||:||The Ecological Status of European Rivers: Evaluation and Intercalibration of Assessment Methods|
|Author||:||Mike T. Furse, Daniel Hering, Karel Brabec, Andrea Buffagni, Leonard Sandin, Piet Verdonschot|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2009-03-20|