Chapter 12. A Mathematical and Conceptual Framework for Ecohydraulics

  1. Paul J. Wood Senior Lecturer4,
  2. David M. Hannah Senior Lecturer5 and
  3. Jonathan P. Sadler Reader5
  1. John M. Nestler1,
  2. R. Andrew Goodwin1,
  3. David L. Smith1,2 and
  4. James J. Anderson3

Published Online: 15 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470010198.ch12

Hydroecology and Ecohydrology: Past, Present and Future

Hydroecology and Ecohydrology: Past, Present and Future

How to Cite

Nestler, J. M., Goodwin, R. A., Smith, D. L. and Anderson, J. J. (2008) A Mathematical and Conceptual Framework for Ecohydraulics, in Hydroecology and Ecohydrology: Past, Present and Future (eds P. J. Wood, D. M. Hannah and J. P. Sadler), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470010198.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Department of Geography, Loughborough University, UK

  2. 5

    School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Birmingham, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, USA

  2. 2

    formerly of S.P. Cramer and Associates, Gresham, USA

  3. 3

    University of Washington, Columbia Basin Research, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 11 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470010174

Online ISBN: 9780470010198

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Keywords:

  • hydraulic engineering and ecology integration;
  • Malthusian population growth;
  • physico-chemical environment;
  • ecosystem dynamics and natural complexity;
  • scales discontinuity and mismatch;
  • fine-scale hydrodynamics;
  • large-scale ecological population dynamics;
  • single-discipline models;
  • ecology and hydraulics components;
  • stream gauging techniques outgrowth

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Ecohydraulics: Where Do the Ideas Come from?

  • Reference Frameworks of Engineering and Ecology

  • Concepts for Ecohydraulics

  • Two Examples of Ecohydraulics

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References