Book Volume 182 2005

Lake Verevi, Estonia — A Highly Stratified Hypertrophic Lake


ISBN: 978-1-4020-4021-4 (Print) 978-1-4020-4363-5 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-20

    General description of partly meromictic hypertrophic Lake Verevi, its ecological status, changes during the past eight decades, and restoration problems

  3. Chapter

    Pages 21-31

    Water and nutrient mass balance of the partly meromictic temperate Lake Verevi

  4. Chapter

    Pages 33-39

    Distribution of sediment phosphorus fractions in hypertrophic strongly stratified Lake Verevi

  5. Chapter

    Pages 41-49

    Optical properties and light climate in Lake Verevi

  6. Chapter

    Pages 51-61

    Sedimentation rate of seston during the formation of temperature stratification after ice break-up in the partly meromictic Lake Verevi

  7. Chapter

    Pages 63-71

    Nitrogen dynamics in the steeply stratified, temperate Lake Verevi, Estonia

  8. Chapter

    Pages 73-81

    The formation and dynamics of deep bacteriochlorophyll maximum in the temperate and partly meromictic Lake Verevi

  9. Chapter

    Pages 83-90

    Bacterioplankton abundance and activity in a small hypertrophic stratified lake

  10. Chapter

    Pages 91-103

    Long-term changes and seasonal development of phytoplankton in a strongly stratified, hypertrophic lake

  11. Chapter

    Pages 105-122

    Primary production of phytoplankton in a strongly stratified temperate lake

  12. Chapter

    Pages 123-135

    Resource ratios and phytoplankton species composition in a strongly stratified lake

  13. Chapter

    Pages 137-150

    The composition and density of epiphyton on some macrophyte species in the partly meromictic Lake Verevi

  14. Chapter

    Pages 151-162

    Vertical distribution of zooplankton in a strongly stratified hypertrophic lake

  15. Chapter

    Pages 163-174

    Vertical and seasonal dynamics of planktonic ciliates in a strongly stratified hypertrophic lake

  16. Chapter

    Pages 175-184

    Long- and short-term changes of the macrophyte vegetation in strongly stratified hypertrophic Lake Verevi

  17. Chapter

    Pages 185-195

    Macrozoobenthos of Lake Verevi

  18. Chapter

    Pages 197-203

    Diel migration and spatial distribution of fish in a small stratified lake