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Characterisation of Fish Sampling Sites in Europe using the European Fish Index (EFI+)

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The map shows the results of the European Fish Index (EFI+) for a selection of sites from the EFI+ project database and highlights the ecological status of 2,948 sites based on the composition of the observed fish assemblage.

Source

EFI+ Consortium (2007-2009), EFI+ Project Results
 

see also:

EFI+ Consortium (2007). Improvement and spatial extension of the European Fish Index (EFI+), D1.1 – D1.3, Lists and descriptions of sampling methods, type of fish data, environmental variables and pressure variables [online]. (link)
EFI+ Consortium (2009). Manual for the application of the new European Fish Index – EFI+, Improvement and spatial extension of the European Fish Index [online]. (link)

with support provided by: EU Sixth Framework Programme EFI+ project

EU FP6

authors

Florian Pletterbauer email, Andreas Melcher & Stefan Schmutz

contact

Florian PletterbauerAndreas Melcher & Stefan Schmutz 
Institute of Hydrobiology and Aquatic Ecosystem Management 
Department of Water, Atmosphere and Environment 
BOKU – University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences 
Max Emanuel-Straße 17, 1180 Vienna, Austria
website: www.wau.boku.ac.at

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acknowledgements

EFI+ was developed during the 6th framework programme project "EFI+", contract number 044096.

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