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Global Fragmentation and Flow Regulation of Large River Systems

Global Fragmentation and Flow Regulation of Large River Systems

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The map presents a global overview of flow regulation and channel fragmentation in the world's largest river systems.

Source

Global Water System Project, Digital Water Atlas (2008)
 
Landscape Ecology Group, Department of Ecology and Environmental Science, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden.
 
Global Priorities Group, The Nature Conservancy, Arlington, USA
 

see also:

Christer Nilsson, Catherine A. Reidy, Mats Dynesius & Carmen Revenga (2005). Fragmentation and Flow Regulation of the World's Large River Systems. Science 308: 405-408. (link).

Source: GWSP Digital Water Atlas (2008). Map 25: River Fragmentation by Dams (V1.0). Available online at http://atlas.gwsp.org.

authors

Christer Nilsson email

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Christer Nilsson
Uminova Science Park,
plan 3, Tvistevägen 48
Umeå

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GWSP Digital Water Atlas (2008). Map 25: River Fragmentation by Dams (V1.0). Available online at http://atlas.gwsp.org.

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