TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Lu, L.; Goh, B.P.L.; Chou, L.M.
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Journal of Aquatic Ecosystem Stress & Recovery;2002, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p127
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
8729299

 

Related Articles

  • Benthic Ecology of Semi-Natural Coastal Lagoons, in the Ria Formosa (Southern Portugal), Exposed to Different Water Renewal Regimes. Gamito, Sofia // Hydrobiologia;Feb2006, Vol. 555 Issue 1, p75 

    Several studies in semi-natural coastal lagoons in the Ria Formosa lagoonal system have been carried out. These man-made water reservoirs behave as small lagoons with one opening to the tidal channels, which may be intermittent. Because of their size, these reservoirs are ideal sites for...

  • Dark worlds: The secret lives of sightless creatures. Borg, Jim // Odyssey;Jan98, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p32 

    Describes the types of benthic animals thriving under the ocean. Rattail fish; Bivalves; Holothurians; Invertebrates; Insects living in lava tubes. INSET: Author's choice..

  • Long-term trends in stream chemistry and biology in north-east Scotland: evidence for recovery Owen, R.; Hirst, D.; Langan, S. J.; Soulsby, C.; Turnbull, D. // Water, Air & Soil Pollution;Dec1995, Vol. 85 Issue 2, p689 

    No abstract available.

  • Methods for determining species-habitat relationships, illustrated with fieldwork on freshwater... Washington, Stuart; Knaggs, David // Journal of Biological Education (Society of Biology);Winter96, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p257 

    Describes a study of the benthic macroinvertebrates of streams in an upland catchment. Importance of the study of species-habitat relationships in ecological fieldwork; Description of the study area; Results of the four data analysis employed; Avoiding identification problems.

  • California water reclamation project announced.  // Underground Construction;Mar1998, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p5 

    Reports that Orange City, California, is planning a water reclamation project for 1999-2000 in collaboration with the city's sanitation district. Inclusion of pipe and pumping facilities in the first phase of the county's Groundwater Replenishment System.

  • Water recycling pushes purification equipment sales.  // BioCycle;Sep96, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p6 

    Reports that emphasis on water reuse is helping increase sales of water purification equipment. Increase in price of water every two years; Increase in sewage fees; Factors driving industries toward zero discharge.

  • Recycling waste water. Fink, Ronald G. // Pit & Quarry;Jul95, Vol. 88 Issue 1, p23 

    Focuses on the recycling of industrial waste water. Problems faced by many business enterprises regarding the elimination of waste water discharge; Nonpoint polluters as largest pollution source; Legal implications of waste water discharge; Discharge elimination; Comparison of water recycling...

  • Waste not, want not: Putting wastewater to work. Meister, John // American City & County;Jan1995, Vol. 110 Issue 1, p32 

    Provides information on the increasing use of reclaimed wastewater (ReW) in the United States. Historical background since the 1960's; Recommendations in `Guidelines for Water Reuse' published by the US Environmental Protection Agency in 1992; Agricultural reuse programs in Orange County and...

  • Plant helps keep bay clean, boosts water supply.  // American City & County;Dec95, Vol. 110 Issue 13, p22 

    Features the North Richmond Water Reclamation Plant in Richmond, California. Reclamation of wastewater as an alternative to providing new water supplies; Use of reclaimed water in cooling towers at a Chevron USA refinery; Reduction of treated wastewater discharged to the San Francisco Bay.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics