Chapter 39. Water in the Landscape: The Coupling of Aquatic Ecosystems and their Catchments

  1. David B. Lindenmayer and
  2. Richard J. Hobbs
  1. Peter Cullen

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692400.ch39

Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation: Moving from Perspectives to Principles

Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation: Moving from Perspectives to Principles

How to Cite

Cullen, P. (2008) Water in the Landscape: The Coupling of Aquatic Ecosystems and their Catchments, in Managing and Designing Landscapes for Conservation: Moving from Perspectives to Principles (eds D. B. Lindenmayer and R. J. Hobbs), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692400.ch39

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 15 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405159142

Online ISBN: 9780470692400

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Keywords:

  • landscape;
  • aquatic ecosystems;
  • catchments;
  • river;
  • groundwater

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Water pathways

  • Catchment vegetation and water pathways

  • Hydrological disturbances: Droughts and floods

  • Hydrological disturbances: Horizontal connectivity with the floodplain

  • Land use and nutrient exports

  • Fire and catchment processes

  • Role of riparian vegetation

  • The coupling of catchments and rivers

  • The impact of land-use change on river health

  • References