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By James R. Barnes, G. Wayne Minshall

Most of the papers incorporated the following have been a part of the Plenary Sym­ posium at the trying out of normal Ecological idea in Lotic Ecosys­ tems held at the side of the twenty ninth Annual assembly of the North American Benthological Society in Provo, Utah, April 28, 1981. Sev­ eral extra papers have been solicited, from well-known leaders in definite parts of specialization, with a view to around out the assurance. the entire articles were critiqued via at the very least or 3 re­ audience and an attempt was once made to depend on specialists in move and theoretical ecology. In all instances this has helped to insure accur­ acyand to enhance the final caliber of the papers. notwithstanding, as one among our reasons has been to motivate thought-provoking or even debatable insurance of the subjects, fabric has been retained although it may possibly disenchanted definite serious readers. it truly is our wish that those displays will stimulate extra study, inspire the fuller improvement of a theoretical standpoint between lotic ecologists, and bring about the checking out of normal ecological theories within the circulate environment.

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Suberkropp, K. and M. J. K1ug. 1976. Fungi and bacteria associated with leaves during processing in a woodland stream. Ecology 57:707-719. Swanson, F. J. and G. W. Lienkaemper. 1978. Physical consequences of large organic debris in Pacific Northwest streams. Forest Service General Technical Report PNW-69. Pacific Northwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. A. Tans1ey, A. G. 1929. Succession: the concept and its value. Internat. Congr. Plant. , Ithaca, Proc. 1926. 1: 677 -686. Thorup, J. 1970.

L. BOTT sites during 1976. Measures made on the large Salmon River, Idaho reaches (4-8) during 1977 included both benthic communities and communities in transport to provide a total system estimate. Measurements were made by placing intact colonized streambed sediments contained in trays or separate rock, detritus or transport samples into Plexiglas chambers with stream water. The chambers were incubated in situ, the water recirculated, and dissolved oxygen concentration concentrations were continuously monitored.

K. and C. D. McIntire. 1965. Effect of temperature on metabolism of periphyton communities developed in laboratory streams. Limno1. Oceanogr. 10:341-34. Porter, K. G. 1976. Enhancement of algal growth and productivity by grazing zooplankton. Science 192:1332-1334. Porter, K•. G. 1978. The plant-animal interface in freshwater systems. Am. Sci. 65:159-170. Powers, C. , W. D. Sanville, and F. S. Stay. 1975. Waldo Lake, Oregon. S. , Environmental Research Laboratory, Corvallis. PRIMARY PRODUCTIVITY IN STREAMS Rast, W.

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