ISBN-10:
1402089236
ISBN-13:
9781402089237
Pub. Date:
10/14/2008
Publisher:
Springer Netherlands
Rescue of Sturgeon Species in the Ural River Basin / Edition 1

Rescue of Sturgeon Species in the Ural River Basin / Edition 1

by Viktor Lagutov
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ISBN-13: 9781402089237
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 10/14/2008
Series: NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security
Edition description: 2008
Pages: 333
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.- Acknowledgements.- Contents.- Abbreviations.-

Part I International Experience in Transboundary Watershed Management and Sturgeon Restoration.-
1.1 Water.- Environmental Security and the Role of River Regimes in Fostering (Environmental) Cooperation: Case of the Sava Commission; A. Colakhodzic.- Challenges and Prospects of Transboundary Water Management in Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia; S. Koeppel.- Successful Transboundary River Basin and Estuary Cooperation: Benchmarks for the Ural River Basin?; J. Simpson et al.- The Issues of Transboundary Rivers in South Caucasus at the End of the 20th and Beginning of the 21st Centuries; T. Vardanian.-
1.2 Sturgeon Species.- Migratory Fish Sks in Transboundary Basins—Implications for Governance, Management and Research; J. Valbo-Jørgensen et al.- The Key Threats to Sturgeons and Measures for their Protection in the Lower Danube Region; M. Lenhardt.- Rescue Efforts to Save Sturgeons in America; M.K. Zaidi, S. Ireland.- Rivers Rehabilitation: New Approach to the Design of Fish Passes Through Dams; V. Lagutov.-

Part II The Ural River Basin.-
2.1. Water Resources.- The Ural River Basin: Hydrology, Characteristics and Water Use; V. Lagutov.- River Flow Formation in the Russia South Urals; Y. Nesterenko, M. Nesterenko.- Climate Change and Water Resource in North Caucasus and South Urals; N. Dronin, A. Kirilenko.-
2.2 Fish Resources.- The Ural River Sturgeons: Population Dynamics, Catch, Reasons for Decline and Restoration Strategies; Viktor Lagutov and Vladimir Lagutov.- Field and Genetic Approaches to Enhance Knowledge of Ural River Sturgeon Biology; D. Phaedra.- Fish Biodiversity of the Orenburg Region; A. Gryzunov.-
2.3 Restoration Activities.- Establishment of the International Ural Sturgeon Park; Viktor Lagutov and Vladimir Lagutov.- The URALBAS Resolution.-

Index.-

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