Document Database

This section presents all the academic papers, documents, and reports discussed in the Research page. As more evidence from individuals, the press, and scientific community presents itself, we will update this page with more resources for you to stay informed.

Research Section Files

Hydrogeology and Geography

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Ezcurra et al. 2019 – A natural experiment reveals the impact of hydroelectric dams on the estuaries of tropical rivers
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Warrick et al. 2019 – World's largest dam removal reverses coastal erosion
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Zeng and Cai 2014 – Analyzing streamflow changes irrigation-enhanced interaction between aquifer and streamflow in the Republic River basin
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Aguiar et al. 2016 – Riverscapes of hydropower dams – effect of altered flows and historical land-use change
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Benejam et al. 2014 – Ecological impacts of small hydropower plants on headwater stream fish – from individual to community effects
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Casas-Mullet et al. 2016 – Hydropower operations in groundwater-influenced river implications for Atlantic salmon
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Jansson et al. 2000 – Fragmentation of riparian floras in rivers with multiple dams
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Biogeochemistry and Oceanography

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Akbarzadeh et al. 2019 – Effects of damming on river nitrogen fluxes – a global analysis
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Frield and Wuest 2001 – Disrupting biogeochemical cycles – Consequences of damming
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Prinsenberg 1991 – Effects of Hydro-Electric Projects on Hudson Bay's Marine and Ice Environments
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Reckendorfer et al. 2018 – Drawdown flushing in a chain of reservoirs-Effects on grayling populations and implications for sediment management
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Ye et al. 2003 – Changes in Lena river streamflow hydrology – human impacts versus natural variations
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Greenhouse Gases

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Tranvik et al. 2009 – Lakes and reservoirs as regulators of carbon cycling and climate
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Wang et al. 2018 – Effects of dams on riverine biogeochemical cycling
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Further Reading Material

Gulf of Maine Research

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A Model Study of the Seasonal Circulation in the Gulf of Maine
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Coastal Circulation and Physical Oceanography of the Scotian Shelf and the Gulf of Maine
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Correlations of FIsh Catch and Environmental Factors in the Gulf of Maine
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Vegetation and proximity to the river control amorphous silica storage in ariparian wetland
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Additional Hydropower Research 

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A Review of the Effects of Hydrologic Alteration on Fisheries and Biodiversity and the Management and Conservation of Natural Resources in Regulated River Systems
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Environnmental and social impacts of large cale hydro-electric development – who is listening
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Fragmentation of Andes-to-Amazon connectivity by hydropower dams
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Global-Scale Environmental Effects of Hydrological Alterations – Introduction
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Hydrological alterations with river damming in northern sweden – implications for weathering and river biogeochemistry
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National Geo 1982 Hydro-Quebec Article
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Planning dam portfoliios for low sediment trapping shows limits for sustainable hydropower in Mekong
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Spatial design priciples for sustainable hydropower development in river basins
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Sustainable reservoir operation – can we generate hydropower and preserve ecosystem values
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The interference of hydro-electric power production with natural effects of the north atlantic hydrological cycle on a marine food web
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River Diversions and Cycling 

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Case histories of regulated stream flow an its effects on salmonid populations
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Effects of river regulation and diversion on marine fish and invertebrates
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Influence of flow diversions on giant freshwater pearl mussel populations in the Ebro River, Spain
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Nitrogen, phosphorus and silicon in riparian ecosystems along the Berg River (South Africa) – the effect of increasing human land use
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Silica Dynamics

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A trade-off between dissolved and amorphous silica transport during peak flow events
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Biogenic silica – a neglected component of the coupled global continental biogeochemical cycles of carbon and silicon
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Deforestation causes increased dissolved silicate losses in the hubbard brook experimental forest
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Dissolution of biogenic silica from land to ocean – role of salinity and pH
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Effect of the Silicon Content of Diatoms on Protozoan Grazers
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Groundfish overfishing, diatom decline, and the marine silica cycle – lessons from saanich inlet, canada, and the baltic sea cod crash
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Role of diatoms in silicon cycling and coastal marine food webs
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The Global Biogeochemical Silicon Cycle
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The transport and retention of dissolved silicate by rivers in sweden and finland
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Transport and retention of dissolved silica in rivers of the conterminous USA
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