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Urban development results in stressors that degrade stream ecosystems

Explains which aspects of stream ecosystems are harmed by urban development and how, along with implications for those who manage urban ecosystems.

by Bell, Amanda H.; Coles, James F.; McMahon, Gerard; and Woodside, Michael D.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3071
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
Related topics:
Contamination and pollution, Environmental assessment, Freshwater ecosystems, Hydrology, Macroinvertebrates, Watershed management, Streams

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