Environmental Management

, Volume 21 , Issue 4 , pp 517 –531

Simple Words and Fuzzy Zones: Early Directions for Temporary River Research in South Africa

  • Mandy C.  Uys
  • Jay H.  O'Keeffe

DOI: 10.1007/s002679900047

Cite this article as:
Uys, M. & O'Keeffe, J. Environmental Management (1997) 21: 517. doi:10.1007/s002679900047

KEY WORDS: Temporary rivers; Intermittent rivers; Continuum; Terminology; Classification; Ecosystem management; South Africa

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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mandy C.  Uys
    • 1
  • Jay H.  O'Keeffe
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Water Research Rhodes University P.O. Box 94 Grahamstown, 6140, South Africa ZA