Long-term effects of local disturbance history on mobile stream invertebrates

@article{Matthaei2000LongtermEO,
  title={Long-term effects of local disturbance history on mobile stream invertebrates},
  author={Christoph David Matthaei and Colin Richard Townsend},
  journal={Oecologia},
  year={2000},
  volume={125},
  pages={119-126}
}
The patchy distribution of benthic invertebrates in streams and rivers is an important and widely researched phenomenon. Previous studies on reasons for this patchiness have neglected the potential role of local disturbance history, probably because most lotic invertebrates are mobile and any effect of disturbance history was thought to be short-lived. Here… CONTINUE READING