Effects of urban development on stream ecosystems in nine metropolitan study areas across the United States [electronic resource] : the quality of our nation's waters / by James F. Coles [and eleven others].
Reston, Va. : U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, 2012.
Findings and management implications -- Background: understanding influences of urban development on stream ecosystems -- USGS approach to assessing the effects of urban development on stream ecosystems -- Responses of stream hydrology, habitat, and chemistry to urban development -- The response of biological communities to urban development -- Understanding complexity in stream ecosystem response to urban development -- Key challenges in managing urban stream ecosystems.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 95-103) and index.
Title from title screen (viewed on April 2, 2013).
Includes bibliographical references (page 95-103).