KETAB DOWNLOAD

Multiple Stressors in River Ecosystems: Status, Impacts and Prospects for the Future

19.00$
Multiple Stressors in River Ecosystems: Status, Impacts and Prospects for the Future
KETAB DOWNLOAD

Multiple Stressors in River Ecosystems: Status, Impacts and Prospects for the Future

19.00$

Author(s)Sergi Sabater, Arturo Elosegi, Ralf Ludwig
Year2019
Pages388
LanguageEnglish
FormatPDF
Size49.5 MB
PublisherElsevier
ISBN0128117133, 978-0128117132, B07H3MT15D

Multiple Stressors in River Ecosystems: Status, Impacts and Prospects for the Future provides a comprehensive and current overview on the topic as written by leading river scientists who discuss the relevance of co-occurring stressors for river ecosystems. River ecosystems are subject to multiple stressors that threaten their ecological status and the ecosystem services they provide. This book updates the reader’s knowledge on the response and management of river ecosystems to multi-stress situations occurring under global change. Detailing the risk for biodiversity and functioning in a case-study approach, it provides insight into methodological issues, also including the socioeconomic implications.

  • Presents a case study approach and geographic description on the relevance of multiple stressors on river ecosystems in different biomes
  • Gives a uniquely integrated perspective on different stressors, including their interactions and joint effects, as opposed to the traditional one-by-one approach
  • Compiles state-of-the-art methods and technologies in monitoring, modeling and analyzing river ecosystems under multiple stress conditions