Stream Regulation in Great Britain

  • Patrick D. Armitage


Published, unpublished, and ongoing work concerning the effects of various flow-regulation schemes in Great Britain is reviewed, with special reference to the few more-detailed studies of specific areas. In addition, an attempt is made to link faunal communities present in sites below reservoirs with particular reservoir types. The main points to arise from this are the variety of faunal communities and the need for more work to relate cause and effect. Future research possibilities are outlined.


Water Authority Stream Regulation Great BRITAIN Discharge Regime Invertebrate Drift 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Patrick D. Armitage
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  1. 1.Freshwater Biological AssociationRiver LaboratoryWareham, DorsetEngland

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