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- Xu, Y. Jun, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Riparian ecology and conservation 2015 v.2 no.1 pp. 72-82
- Bivalvia; Chironomidae; Isopoda; agricultural products; analysis of variance; aquatic communities; aquatic invertebrates; autumn; best management practices; community structure; forests; land use; logging; macroinvertebrates; monitoring; spring; streams; summer; trees; water quality; watersheds; Louisiana
- ... Forests are the most dominant land-use type in Louisiana, and timber harvesting is the most economically important of the state’s agricultural commodities. Louisiana has developed voluntary best management practices (BMPs) to minimize negative effects of forest operations on stream water quality, but little is known about how aquatic communities inhabiting low-gradient, headwater streams respond t ...