Riparian zones are habitats of critical conservation concern worldwide, as they are known to filter agricultural contaminants, buffer landscapes against erosion, and provide habitat for high numbers of species. Here we test the generality of the notion that riparian habitats harbour more species...
Author(s) : Sabo, J. L.; Sponseller, R.; Dixon, M.; Gade, K.; Harms, T.; Heffernan, J.; Jani, A.; Katz, G.; Soykan, C.; Watts, J.; Welter, J.
Publisher : Ecological Society of America, Washington, USA
Journal article : Ecology 2005 Vol.86 No.1 pp.56-62 ref.41