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Environmental flows and hydrology

Environmental flows - publicationsPublications and resources

  • Arthington, A.H and Balcombe, S.R (2011). ‘Extreme hydrologic variability and the boom and bust ecology of fish in arid-zone floodplain rivers: a case study with implications for environmental flows, conservation and management’, Ecohydrology 2011, DOI: 10.1002/eco.221
  • Arthington, A.H. and B.J. Pusey (2003).  Flow restoration and protection in Australian rivers.  River Research and Applications 19 (5-6): 377-395.
  •  Arthington, A.H., Bunn, S.E., Poff, N.L. & Naiman, R.J. (2006).  The challenge of providing environmental flow rules to sustain river ecosystems. Ecological Applications 16: 1311-1318.
  • Arthington, A.H (2011). Environmental Flows in: “Water, Cultural Diversity, and Global Environmental Change: Emerging Trends, Sustainable Futures?” Springer and UNESCO
  • Arthington, A.H., Bunn, S.E., Poff, N.L. & Naiman, R.J. (2006).  The challenge of providing environmental flow rules to sustain river ecosystems. Ecological Applications 16: 1311-1318.
  • Arthington, A.H., R. Tharme, S.O. Brizga,, B.J. Pusey and M.J. Kennard (2004).  Environmental flow assessment with emphasis on holistic methodologies.  In: Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on the Management of Large Rivers for Fisheries Volume II. Welcomme, R. and T. Petr, Eds, FAO Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand.  RAP Publication 2004/17, pp. 37-65.
  • Arthington, A.H., J.L. Rall,  M.J. Kennard and B.J. Pusey (2003). Environmental flow requirements of fish in Lesotho Rivers using the DRIFT methodology.  River Research and Applications 19 (5-9): 641-666.
  • Bunn, S, and Arthington, A, 2002, 'Basic Principles and Ecological Consequences of Altered Flow Regimes for Aquatic Biodiversity', Environmental Management Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 492–507
  • Jiang, X.M, Arthington, A.H and Changming, L (2010). ‘Environmental flow requirements of fish in the lower reach of the Yellow River’, Water International vol.35, no.4, pp. 381-396
  • Kennard, M, Pusey, B, Olden, J, Mackay, S, Stein, J, and Marsh, N, 2010, 'Classification of natural flow regimes in Australia to support environmental flow management', Freshwater Biology, 55, 171–193
  • Leigh, C, Burford, M.A, Sheldon, F and Bunn, S.E (2010). ‘Dynamic stability in dry season food webs within tropical floodplain rivers’, Marine and Freshwater Research, vol 61, pp. 357-368
  • Leigh, C.F, Sheldon, R, Kinsford, T and Arthington, A.H (2010). ‘Sequential floods drive ‘booms’ and wetland persistence in dryland rivers: a synthesis’, Marine and Freshwater Research, vol. 61, no. 8, pp.891-908
  • Peterson, E.E, Sheldon, F, Darnell, R, Bunn, S.E and Harch, B.D (2011), ‘A comparison of spatially explicit landscape representation methods and their relationship to seasonal stream conditions’, Freshwater Biology, vol. 56, pp.590-610
  • Poff, N.L, Richter, B.D, Arthington, A.H, Bunn, S.E, Naiman, R.J, Kendy, E, Acreman, M, Apse, C, Bledsoe, B.P, Freeman, M.C, Henricksen, j, Jacobsons, R.B, Kennen, J.G, Merritt, D.M, O’Keeffe, J.H, Olden, J.D, Rogers, K, Thame, R.E and Warne, A (2010). ‘The ecological limits of hydrologic alteration (ELOHA): a new framework for developing regional environmental flow standards’, Freshwater Biology, vol.55, no.1, pp.147-170
  • Speed, R, Binney, J, Pusey, J and Catford, J (2010). Policy measures, mechanisms and framework for addressing environmental flows, ACEDP Technical Report.
  • Stewart-Koster, B, Bunn, S.E, Mackay, S.J, Poff, N.L, Naiman, R.J and Lake, P.S (2010). ‘The use of Bayesian networks to guide investments in flow and catchment restoration for impaired river ecosystems’, Freshwater Biology, Vol55, pp.243-260
  • Tockner, K., Bunn, S.E., Gordon, C., Naiman, R.J., Quinn, G.P. and Stanford, J.A. (2008).  Floodplains: Critically threatened ecosystems.  In: N. Polunin (ed).  Future of aquatic ecosystems.  Cambridge University Press.
  • Zhang, Y, Arthington, A.H, Bunn, S.E, Mackay, S, Xia, J, Kennard, M (2011). ‘Classification of flow regimes for environmental flow assessment in regulated rivers: the Huai Basin, China', River Research and Applications.
  • Zhange, Y, Shao, Q, Xia, J, Bunn, S.E and Zuo, Q (2011). ‘Changes of flow regimes and precipitation in the Huai River in the last half century’, Hydrological Processes 25, 24657



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