Effects of floods on estuarine fisheries and food webs; land-ocean connections

Last updated 27th Jul 2017
Follow pinboard

CURATOR

A pinboard by Kaitlyn O'Mara

PhD candidate, Australian Rivers Institute, Griffith University

PINBOARD SUMMARY

Natural vs. pollution effects of terrestrial sediment delivery to estuarine fisheries

Floods are facilitators for sediment delivery from catchment areas to estuaries and coastal bays. Sediment particles have a chemical affinity for nutrients and trace metals and estuarine sediment d...