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- Peterson, Christopher G.; Stevenson, R. Jan
- Ecology 1992 v.73 no.4 pp. 1445-1461
- Synedra, etc ; Achnanthes; Chlorophyta; Mougeotia; Spirogyra; algae; biomass; community structure; habitats; lotic systems; reproduction; shear stress; spatial variation; stream channels; Kentucky; Show all 15 Subjects
- ... We examined effects of disturbance timing on resistance and resilience of epilithic algal communities growing in fast— (29 cm/s) and slow— (12 cm/s) current outdoor experimental stream channels in Kentucky, USA that were either left undisturbed (control) over 33 d following a simulated spate, or were subjected to an additional spate after either 9, 18, 27, 33 d. On day 33, all channels were subjec ...