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Effects of a small dam on freshwater mussel growth in an Alabama (U.S.A.) stream.

The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of small dams on mussel populations in a third-order (headwater) stream in east-central Alabama. Primarily, the research was focused on mussel shell size in three distinct locations near a small dam. 510 more words

Urban And Rural River Walks and Trails Highlight Natural and Human History

Urban And Rural River Walks & Trails Highlight Natural and Human History

Western Massachusetts’ landscape is filled with rivers. They run like veins between our ancient hills, and give life to human and non-human communities alike as they flow constantly onward. 741 more words

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Mississippi River Project

Mississippi River Project | A Gathering of Stories

by Morgan Rogers and Emily du Houx

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We’re building a boat and traveling the length of the Mississippi to create a floating, multimedia portrait of the river. More…

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Vale Keith Walker

The news arrived yesterday that one of Australia’s leading river ecologists, and also one of the most generous, kind and wise men I have known, died unexpectedly on Saturday 27 February. 217 more words

River Research

Assistant Professor in stream fish conservation ecology

The Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology, Colorado State University, US, is looking for an Assistant Professor in stream fish conservation ecology who can develop a locally and regionally relevant, internationally recognized research program addressing the complexities of sustaining stream fishes and their ecosystems. 225 more words

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Surveying rare fishes in rivers

By Brendan Ebner, Tropical Landscapes Joint Venture, CSIRO Land & Water and TropWATER, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD.

Freshwater ecosystems are some of the most threatened on the planet. 2,336 more words

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