Groundwater Ecology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080507620

Groundwater Ecology

1st Edition

Editors: Janine Gilbert Dan Danielopol Jack Stanford
eBook ISBN: 9780080507620
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 22nd October 2013
Page Count: 571
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Table of Contents

Hydrodynamics and Geomorphology of Groundwater Environments. Biological Organization and Constraints in Groundwater. Functioning of Groundwater Ecosystems Case Studies: Alluvial Ecosystems. Karst Ecosystems. Human Interference and Management Implications.


Groundwater has long been an object of intense scrutiny. Only recently have methods become available that permit ecologists, hydrologists, and environmental scientists to assess the biotic and abiotic status of these all-important aquifers.

Key Features

  • The dynamics of water movement through complex subterranean ecosystems
  • The biological organization and the factors that constrain these ecosystems
  • Alluvial and karst ecosystem functions
  • Contamination, management, and remediation


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About the Editors

Janine Gilbert Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Université Claude Bernard-Lyon 1, Villeurbanne, France

Dan Danielopol Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Limnological Institute, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Mondsee, Austria

Jack Stanford Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Flathead Lake Biological Station, The University of Montana, Polson, USA