Treasurer, James W. (1993) Coarse fish in Scotland: a threat or a resource? Freshwater Forum, 3(1), pp. 20-25.
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This brief article summarizes the ecological role of non-salmonid fishes in Scottish fresh waters. Most government-sponsored research has focused on the ecologically valuable salmonids in this area, yet non-salmonid species are widely distributed in Scotland and play an important ecological role in freshwater ecosystems. The fish fauna of Scotland differs from other parts of the British Isles by being more impoverished following the end of the last Ice Age, ca. 10 000 years ago.
|Title:||Coarse fish in Scotland: a threat or a resource?|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Freshwater Forum|
|Page Range:||pp. 20-25|
|Contact Email Address:||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Issuing Agency:||Freshwater Biological Association|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Coarse fish; Competition; Ecosystems; Freshwater ecology; Indicator species; Introduced species; Predation; Sport fishing; Water quality; Scotland; Osteichthyes|
|Depositing User:||Hardy B Schwamm|
|Date Deposited:||15 Nov 2010 18:52|
|Last Modified:||29 Sep 2011 18:17|
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