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Dissolved organic matter and its ecological role in large and shallow water bodies
(Eesti Maaülikool, 2013)
About 90% of the organic matter in most aquatic systems is dissolved organic matter (DOM) and the rest forms the pool of particulate organic matter. DOM plays a significant role in the carbon and energy cycle of water ...
Dynamics and Interactions of Phyto- and Zooplankton as Indicators of the Status of Lake Peipsi
(Eesti Maaülikool, 2012)
Phyto- and zooplankton, the targets of the study, are the most important links of a water body’s food web. The stability of water body’s ecosystem is largely influenced by the interactions of phyto- and zooplankton. These ...
The effect of natural variability on the assessment of ecological status of shallow lakes
(Eesti Maaülikool, 2018)
The dissertation contributes to the improvement of large lake monitoring, demonstrating that besides following the class boundaries of ecological status established by law, reliable status estimates of such lakes require ...