Published Online: 22 MAR 2002
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How to Cite
Hairston, N. G. and Fussmann, G. F. 2002. Lake Ecosystems. eLS.
- Published Online: 22 MAR 2002
Lakes are discrete, largely isolated ecosystems in which the interplay between physical, biogeochemical and organismal processes can be studied, understood, and put to use in effective management.
Keywords: lake; ecosystem