Dispersal and colonisation of plants in lowland streams: success rates and bottlenecks

@article{Riis2007DispersalAC,
  title={Dispersal and colonisation of plants in lowland streams: success rates and bottlenecks},
  author={Tenna Riis},
  journal={Hydrobiologia},
  year={2007},
  volume={596},
  pages={341-351}
}
Plant dispersal and colonisation, including rates of dispersal, retention, colonisation and survival of dispersed propagules (shoots and seeds), were studied in a 300-m stream reach in a macrophyte-rich lowland stream during one growing season. Relationships between colonisation processes and simple flow parameters were tested. Each fortnight during a growing season, the number of dispersed plant propagules and the number of new and lost plant colonisations since the last sampling day were… CONTINUE READING
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