Beaver canals and their environmental effects

  title={Beaver canals and their environmental effects},
  author={Bartosz P. Grudzinski and Hays Cummins and Teng Keng Vang},
  journal={Progress in Physical Geography: Earth and Environment},
  pages={189 - 211}
Beaver canals and their environmental effects are much less studied than beaver dams, despite being widespread in some beaver-inhabited areas. In this study, we completed a systematic review of previous research on the structure and ecosystem effects of beaver canals to provide an increasingly holistic understanding of these landscape features. Specifically, we: 1) summarized why, where, when, and how beaver develop canals; 2) chronicled all published descriptions on beaver canal morphology… 

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