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- Chowdhury, Gawsia W., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Hydrobiologia 2016 v.765 no.1 pp. 55-69
- Ephemeroptera; Trichoptera; climate change; habitat destruction; introduced species; lakes; macroinvertebrates; pollution; sewage; species diversity; water management; Bangladesh
- ... Lakes in Bangladesh face many threats including habitat loss, over-exploitation of resources, pollution (e.g. sewage, waste dumping), climate change and the introduction of non-native species. To support effective lake management, we developed and tested the first Bangladesh Lake Biotic Index (BLBI), an index based on macroinvertebrates with the potential to assess and monitor the ecological statu ...