Integrative freshwater ecology and biodiversity conservation

@article{Geist2011IntegrativeFE,
  title={Integrative freshwater ecology and biodiversity conservation},
  author={Juergen Geist},
  journal={Ecological Indicators},
  year={2011},
  volume={11},
  pages={1507-1516}
}
  • J. Geist
  • Published 1 November 2011
  • Environmental Science
  • Ecological Indicators
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