Lagoons and Coastal Wetlands in the Global Change Context: Impacts and Management Issues

Selected papers of the International Conference “CoastWetChange”, Venice, 26–28 April 2004

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-6007-6 (Print) 978-1-4020-6008-3 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-V

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    Pages 1-3

    Preface

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    Pages 5-15

    Broad-scale modelling of coastal wetlands: what is required?

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    Pages 17-29

    Coastal dynamics and wetlands stability. The Ebro delta case

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    Pages 31-40

    Coastal and estuarine ecological risk assessment: the need for a more formal approach to stressor identification

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    Pages 41-53

    Observations on future sea level changes in the Venice lagoon

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    Pages 55-70

    Defining the coast and sentinel ecosystems for coastal observations of global change

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    Pages 71-85

    Distribution and production of macrophytes and phytoplankton in the lagoon of Venice: comparison of actual and past situation

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    Pages 87-94

    Growth and survival of the invasive alga, Caulerpa taxifolia, in different salinities and temperatures: implications for coastal lake management

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    Pages 95-106

    Studies on the zooplankton community of a shallow lagoon of the Southern Baltic Sea: long-term trends, seasonal changes, and relations with physical and chemical parameters

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    Pages 107-125

    Hydrographic, geomorphologic and fish assemblage relationships in coastal lagoons

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    Pages 127-139

    Species-area patterns of benthic macro-invertebrates in Italian lagoons

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    Pages 141-149

    Index of size distribution (ISD): a method of quality assessment for coastal lagoons

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    Pages 151-159

    Low variation at allozyme loci and differences between age classes at microsatellites in grass goby (Zosterisessor ophiocephalus) populations

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    Pages 161-168

    Ecological engineering in intertidial saltmarshes