Aquatic Biodiversity Conservation and Ecosystem Services by Shin-ichi Nakano, Tetsukazu Yahara, Tohru Nakashizuka

By Shin-ichi Nakano, Tetsukazu Yahara, Tohru Nakashizuka

This quantity examines the subject of neighborhood biodiversity conservation within the Asia-Pacific area, the most quickly altering components on the planet. With a spotlight on aquatic platforms, this ebook bargains perception at the nation of neighborhood biodiversity, demanding situations in administration and conservation of biodiversity, and newly constructed equipment for tracking biodiversity. furthermore, as the carrier supplied by means of an surroundings for people is interlinked with conservation, the ultimate half is devoted to comparing the socioeconomic point of environment providers, with specified connection with neighborhood biodiversity. In impression, all contributions supply info that's useful for potent conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity. This paintings will curiosity all stakeholders in biodiversity conservation, together with coverage makers, NPOs, NGOs, environment-related industries, and biodiversity researchers, not just within the Asia-Pacific sector, but additionally around the whole globe.

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Hydrobiol 694:153–169 Trussart S, Messier D, Roquet V, Aki S (2002) Hydropower projects: a review of most effective mitigation measures. Energ Policy 30:1251–1259 Virapat C, Phimonbutra U, Chantarawaratid C (2000) Fishery and fisheries management in Thai reservoirs: review and assessment. Mekong River Commission, Vientiane Welcomme RL, Winemiller KO, Cowx IG (2006) Fish environmental guilds as a tool for assessment of ecological condition of rivers. 4-coupled global carbon cycle– climate model under the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) emission scenarios SRES A2 and B1, we estimated the effects of both global warming and ocean acidification on the future habitats of corals in the seas around Japan during this century.

Jutagate et al. Mekong mainstem between Thai and Lao). Generally, this type of damming has considerably less impact on the river ecosystem since only smaller water is stored, or maybe none, which is used to supply a power station, and the river hydrological regime is less altered (Raja et al. 2006). However, all “run-of-the-river” dams act as a barrier to migration (Baran and Myschowoda 2009), and many fishes of the Mekong and Chao Phraya basins are known as migratory species, although with different degrees and purposes (Dugan et al.

2009b). The capture of eel should be kept under control and their resources protected. 1), which pose positive effects on fish resources recovery (Fu et al. 2003; Huang et al. 2013; Li et al. 2013). Closed seasons should be implemented in order to intensify the propagation protection of all fishes in the whole river in the spring. Rehabilitation of Habitat for Fish The aquatic ecosystem consists of many sophisticated components that are relevant to and interactive with each other. The variation in each component will influence the overall ecosystem and finally result in the dynamics of fish resources.

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