Research - Freshwater Ecology Research Group - Biological Sciences - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Freshwater Ecology Research Group

FERG Research

Riparian Management Mackenzie Project Ecology of urban streams
riparian-lowland

Effectiveness of riparian management more>>

urban-biotic

Biological health in Singapore rivers more>>

riparian-disruptor

Fine sediment, food webs more>>

urban-benthic

Christchurch's urban streams, culverts more>>

riparian-health

Large scale effects, stream health, nutrients more>>

urban-culvert

Nelson fish distribution, culverts, dispersal barriers more>>

riparian-health

Is our stream riparian protection in the right place? more>>

urban-Okeover

Okeover Stream restoration project, UC campus more>>

riparian-health

Mitigating nutrients more>>

riparian-health

Riparian plantings protect the health of urban streams more>>

riparian-health

Macrophytes, nutrient cycling more>>

   
riparian-health

Eutrophication, food webs, nutrient cycling more>>

   
riparian-health

Stream restoration, sediment removal more>>

   

riparian-health

Vegetated buffers, nutrient removal, land-use more>>

 
Acid Mine Drainage Populations and communities
amd-predicting

Predicting and remediating the impacts of mining activities more>>

populations-drivers

Trout impacts on galaxiids, riverscapes more>>

amd-impact

Acid mine drainage, stream communities, food webs more>>

populations-cave

Cave streams more>>

amd-foodwebs

Disrupted food webs in acid mine drainage streams more>>

populations-spatial

Spatial configuration, stream community assembly more>>

amd-functions

Mining and stream ecosystem functions more>>

populations-species

Whio (blue duck) conservation more>>

amd-processes

Ecosystem processes in streams under anthropogrenic stress more>>

populations-detritus

Trout in detritus-based food webs more>>

amd-toxicity

Toxicity of AMD to benthic invertebrates and fish more>>

populations-tipping

Nutrients, disturbance, top-down control, Colorado more>>

amd-remediation

Remediation of acid mine drainage streams more>>

populations-complex

Dispersal, recruitment, populations, stream invertebrates more>>

amd-diatoms

Bioindicator value of diatoms in an acid mine drainage environment more>>

populations-selwyn

Benthic ecology: lower Selwyn River more>>

Ecology of standing waters Ecosystem size

standing-littoral

Littoral faunas of Northland lakes more>>

ecosystem-dynamics

The dynamics of spatially compressed food webs (overview) more>>

standing-holes

Tree holes, aquatic invertebrates, rainforest more>>

ecosystem-flow

Mechanisms of low flow-induced community change more>>

standing-assembly

Community assembly, food webs, pond permanence gradients more>>

ecosystem-abiotic

Life history traits of Deleatidium mayflies more>>

standing-lakes

Introduced trout and invertebrate communities in Canterbury lakes more>>

ecosystem-drivers

Stream ecosystem size, community structure more>>

standing-salinity

Lake level fluctuation, salinity, food web structure, Lake Ellesmere/Te Waihora more>>

 

Mark_study_area

Generalist invertebrate persistence across a predator-permanence gradient more>>

Aquatic-terrestrial linkages Forest fragmentation

aqua-braided

Connectivity in braided river landscapes more>>

forest-response

Responses of stream communities to forest fragmentation more>>

aqua-linkage

Riparian predators and aquatic insects more>>

forest-fragmentation

Forest fragment influence on downstream communities more>>

aqua-dynamics

Riparian fishing spiders: disturbance, cross-ecosystem subsidies more>>