Lake Restoration by Fish Removal: Short- and Long-Term Effects in 36 Danish Lakes

Authors:
S√łndergaard, M., L. Liboriussen, A.R. Pedersen and E. Jeppesen

Publication Date:
2008

Abstract/Summary:
We conclude that a sufficiently extensive removal of plankti- and benthivorous fish is an efficient tool to create clear water; however, repeated fish removal is presumably required to obtain long-term effects in the most nutrient rich lakes.

Resource Type:
Peer-reviewed Article

Source:
Ecosystems

Link:
https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10021-008-9193-5