Effect of siltation on stream fish communities

@article{Berkman2004EffectOS,
  title={Effect of siltation on stream fish communities},
  author={Hilary E. Berkman and Charles F. Rabeni},
  journal={Environmental Biology of Fishes},
  year={2004},
  volume={18},
  pages={285-294}
}
SynopsisThe effect of siltation on stream fish in northeast Missouri was evaluated using community structural measurements and a functional approach that emphasized feeding and reproductive guilds. As the percentage of fine substrate increased, the distinction among riffle, run, and pool communities decreased, primarily because the number of individuals of typical riffle species decreased. Within the riffle communities the abundance of fish of two feeding guilds — benthic insectivores and… Expand

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