Effects of Man-Made Lakes on Ecosystems

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. John E. Bardach1 and
  2. Bernard Dussart2

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0811

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Bardach, J. E. and Dussart, B. (1973) Effects of Man-Made Lakes on Ecosystems, in Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects (eds W. C. Ackermann, G. F. White, E.B. Worthington and J. L. Ivens), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM017p0811

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Natural Resources, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

  2. 2

    Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, Limnologie Tropicale, Paris, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900179

Online ISBN: 9781118664117

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Keywords:

  • Aquatic biota;
  • Birds and terrestrial wildlife;
  • Climate;
  • Ecosystems;
  • Man-made lakes;
  • River flow

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Climate

  • On- and off-Site Effects of Changes in River Flow

  • Plant Cover

  • Birds and Terrestrial Wildlife

  • Changes in the Aquatic Biota