Qualitative and quantitative effects of reintroduced beavers on stream fish

  title={Qualitative and quantitative effects of reintroduced beavers on stream fish},
  author={Paul S. Kemp and Thomas A. Worthington and T. E. L. Langford and A. Tree and Martin J. Gaywood},
  journal={Fish and Fisheries},
Reintroduction of beaver (Castor spp) may facilitate rehabilitation of freshwater habitats providing a cost-effective sustainable means of improving ecological conditions. Despite extensive research, debate and consultation, a general consensus on the impact of beaver on fishes has proven elusive because of variability in biological response. This paper provides a systematic review of the impacts of beaver dams on fishes and fish habitat based on a meta-analysis of the literature and expert… 

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