Strategies for conservation management of lakes

  title={Strategies for conservation management of lakes},
  author={F. Jane Madgwick},
This paper discusses how the use of nature conservation targets can influence the practice of the management and rehabilitation of shallow lakes. It suggests that managers need to identify realistic targets, based on a sound understanding of the nature and ecological processes operating in the lakes in question. The constraints on effective management towards ecological targets are identified in the context of the rehabilitation of shallow lakes from eutrophication. It is recognised that most… Expand

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