Leuven, R. S. E. W.

Living Rivers: Trends and Challenges in Science and Management

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Table of contents

1. Pieter Hendrik Nienhuis: aquatic ecologist and environmental scientist
R. S. E. W. Leuven, P. J. Heuvel, M. M. Katwijk, P. M. J. Herman, G. Velde, A. M. J. Ragas

Part One. Functioning of River Systems

2. BasinBox: a generic multimedia fate model for predicting the fate of chemicals in river catchments
A. Hollander, M. A. J. Huijbregts, A. M. J. Ragas, D. Meent

3. Trophic relationships in the Rhine food web during invasion and after establishment of the Ponto-Caspian invader Dikerogammarus villosus
M. C. Riel, G. Velde, S. Rajagopal, S. Marguillier, F. Dehairs, A. bij Vaate

4. Seasonal dependent effects of flooding on plant species survival and zonation: a comparative study of 10 terrestrial grassland species
W. H. J. M. Eck, J. P. M. Lenssen, H. M. Steeg, C. W. P. M. Blom, H. Kroon

5. Succession and rejuvenation in floodplains along the river Allier (France)
M. Breedveld, D. Liefhebber, G. W. Geerling, A. J. M. Smits, A. M. J. Ragas, R. S. E. W. Leuven, J. H. Berg

6. Airborne laser scanning as a tool for lowland floodplain vegetation monitoring
M. W. Straatsma, H. Middelkoop

7. Reproduction, growth, and migration of fishes in a regulated lowland tributary: potential recruitment to the river Meuse
B. J. A. Pollux, P. M. J. Pollux, A. Korosi, W. C. E. P. Verberk, G. Velde

8. Amphibian diversity and nestedness in a dynamic floodplain river (Tagliamento, NE-Italy)
I. Klaus, J. V. Ward, K. Tockner, C. Baumgartner

9. Modelling recolonisation of heterogeneous river floodplains by small mammals
S. Wijnhoven, A. J. M. Smits, G. Velde, R. S. E. W. Leuven

10. The importance of hydrodynamics for protected and endangered biodiversity of lowland rivers
R. J. W. Nooij, H. J. R. Lenders, R. S. E. W. Leuven, P.H. Nienhuis, W. C. E. P. Verberk

Part Two. Rehabilitation of Riverine Ecosystems

11. Biogeochemical constraints on the ecological rehabilitation of wetland vegetation in river floodplains
R. Loeb, A. W. Boxman, L. P. M. Lamers, E. H. E. T. Lucassen, A. J. P. Smolders, J. G. M. Roelofs, A. M. Antheunisse, M. Miletto

12. Effects of rewetting measures in Dutch raised bog remnants on assemblages of aquatic Rotifera and microcrustaceans
G. A. Duinen, Y. Zhuge, W. C. E. P. Verberk, A. M. T. Brock, H. H. Kleef, R. S. E. W. Leuven, G. Velde, H. Esselink

13. Biological traits successfully predict the effects of restoration management on macroinvertebrates in shallow softwater lakes
H. H. Kleef, G. A. Duinen, W. C. E. P. Verberk, H. Esselink, R. S. E. W. Leuven, G. Velde

14. Analysis of naturalization alternatives for the recovery of moist-soil plants in the floodplain of the Illinois River
C. Ahn, D. M. Johnston, R. E. Sparks, D. C. White

15. Long-term developments in ecological rehabilitation of the main distributaries in the Rhine delta: fish and macroinvertebrates
A. bij Vaate, R. Breukel, G. Velde

16. Flood detention, nature development and water quality along the lowland river Sava, Croatia
M. J. Baptist, M. Haasnoot, P. Cornelissen, J. Icke, G. Wedden, H. J. Vriend, G. Gugic

Part Three. Challenges and Obstacles to Sustainable Management

17. Water and values: ecological research as the basis for water management and nature management
P. H. Nienhuis

18. Advancing science for water resources management
G. E. Petts, J. Nestler, R. Kennedy

19. Redefinition and elaboration of river ecosystem health: perspective for river management
P. Vugteveen, R. S. E. W. Leuven, M. A. J. Huijbregts, H. J. R. Lenders

20. Emergent principles for river management
W. T. Groot, H. J. R. Lenders

21. From river management to river basin management: a water manager’s perspective
J. V. Witter, H. T. C. Stokkom, G. Hendriksen

22. Discursive shifts in Dutch river management: ‘deep’ institutional change or adaptation strategy?
M. A. Wiering, B. J. M. Arts

23. Changing estuaries, changing views
A. J. M. Smits, P. H. Nienhuis, H. L. F. Saeijs

Part Four. Synthesis

24. Living rivers: trends and challenges in science and management
G. Velde, R. S. E. W. Leuven, A. M. J. Ragas, A. J. M. Smits


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Keywords: SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General SCI008000

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