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Conference paper - Peer-reviewed, 2006

Diatoms as biomonitoring tools in Sweden

Kahlert, Maria; Andrén, Cecilia; Jarlman, Amelie


Here we present a recent revision and development of the Swedish system for monitoring streams using diatoms as bioindicators. IPS, with the supporting metrics %PT and TDI, and a new acidity index AJK will be used as national diatom metrics to assess the water quality of Swedish streams

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Archiv fur Hydrobiologie
2006, Volume: 161, number: 3-4, pages: 71-75
Book title: Use of Algae for monitoring Rivers (6 th Int. Symp.), Hungary


Use of Algae for monitoring Rivers (6 th Int. Symp.)

    SLU Authors

    Associated SLU-program

    Lakes and watercourses

    UKÄ Subject classification

    Environmental Sciences related to Agriculture and Land-use
    Fish and Aquacultural Science

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