Effects of coastal reclamation on riverine macrobenthic infauna (Sungei Punggol) in Singapore

Lu, L.; Goh, B.P.L.; Chou, L.M.
April 2002
Journal of Aquatic Ecosystem Stress & Recovery;2002, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p127
Academic Journal
Investigates the effects of coastal reclamation on macrobenthic community in Singapore. Factors affecting environmental stress; Comparison of results from the reclamation area and beyond the reclaimed sites.


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