MACROINVERTEBRATE COMMUNITY CONDITION ASSOCIATED WITH THE SEVERITY OF STREAMFLOW ALTERATION
Article first published online: 21 NOV 2012
Published 2012. This article is a U.S. Government work and is in the public domain in the USA.
River Research and Applications
Volume 30, Issue 1, pages 29–39, January 2014
How to Cite
Carlisle, D. M., Nelson, S. M. and Eng, K. (2014), MACROINVERTEBRATE COMMUNITY CONDITION ASSOCIATED WITH THE SEVERITY OF STREAMFLOW ALTERATION. River Res. Applic., 30: 29–39. doi: 10.1002/rra.2626
- Issue published online: 6 JAN 2014
- Article first published online: 21 NOV 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 22 OCT 2012
- Manuscript Revised: 16 OCT 2012
- Manuscript Received: 29 FEB 2012
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