Hydrology of Lakes

  1. Pertti Heinonen1,
  2. Giuliano Ziglio2 and
  3. André Van Der Beken3
  1. Esko Kuusisto and
  2. Veli Hyväurinen

Published Online: 22 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470511121.ch1

Water Quality Measurements Series: Hydrological and Limnological Aspects of Lake Monitoring

Water Quality Measurements Series: Hydrological and Limnological Aspects of Lake Monitoring

How to Cite

Kuusisto, E. and Hyväurinen, V. (2000) Hydrology of Lakes, in Water Quality Measurements Series: Hydrological and Limnological Aspects of Lake Monitoring (eds P. Heinonen, G. Ziglio and A. Van Der Beken), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470511121.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Finnish Environment Institute, Belsinki, Finland

  2. 2

    Universita di Trento, Italy

  3. 3

    Techware, Brussels, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 APR 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471899884

Online ISBN: 9780470511121

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Keywords:

  • thermal conditions;
  • ice conditions;
  • climate change;
  • european lakes;
  • hydrology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • What is a lake?

  • Lake classifications

  • Thermal conditions

  • Ice conditions

  • Climate change and European lakes

  • Conclusions