Ecological Indicators for the Assessment of the Quality of Air, Water, Soil, and Ecosystems: Papers presented at a Symposium held in Utrecht, October 1982

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Petronella H Best, J. Haeck
Springer Science & Business Media, Jan 31, 1984 - Science - 212 pages
Papers presented at a Symposium held in Utrecht, The Netherlands, October 1982
 

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Contents

Principles of BioIndication
207
The Need of an Ecological QualityConcept
219
Ecotoxicology and Environmental Quality
227
Animal Indicators for SideEfects of Chemicals Vector Control
229
Bioindicators and Chemical Pollution of Surface Waters
237
Toxicological Assessment of River Water Quality in Bioassays with Fish
247
Biological Indicators of Air Pollution
257
Higher Plants as Indicators and Accumulators of Gaseous Air Pollution
263
General Remarks with Regard to Biological Indicators Used in Water Pollution Studies
317
The Dynamics of Dissolved Oxygen Concentration for Water Quality Monitoring and Assessment in Polder Ditches
321
Hydropsychidae as BioIndicators
331
Zooplankton and Its Grazing as Indicators of Trophic Status in Dutch Lakes
343
BioIndicators and the Quality of the Wadden Sea
355
Indicators in Complex Systems
369
Vegetation as an Indicator of Environmental Changes
375
Taraxacum Species as Environmental Indicator for Grassland Management
381

Lichens as Indicators for Air Quality
273
Soil Properties Indicative for Quality
283
Problems in Characterizing the Ecological Quality of Soil in Relation to Human Activities
289
Bioindication of a Surplus of Heavy Metals in Terrestrial Ecosystems
297
Soil Fauna and Soil Microflora as Possible Indicators of Soil Pollution
307
Meadow Birds as Indicators
391
Ecological Indicator Organisms for Environmental Protection Policy
399
List of Authors
405
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