Phytobenthos of the River Tees and its tributaries

@inproceedings{Holmes1981PhytobenthosOT,
  title={Phytobenthos of the River Tees and its tributaries},
  author={Nigel H. Holmes and Brian A. Whitton},
  year={1981}
}
SUMMARY. A standard method is given for describing plant communities in fast-flowing streams and rivers. This involves the selection of a representative 10-m length of stream (termed a reach) which can be re-located exactly. Various estimates of the relative areas covered by different physiognomic forms and the relative proportions of species present are then combined to give a ‘semi-quantitative’ account, which can be compared with data collected at other sites or times. The method has been… CONTINUE READING

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