Regionalization of the Index of Biotic Integrity for Texas Streams

Date
2008-11-18T15:15:21Z
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Publisher
TPWD
Abstract
Description
A regionalization of the Index of Biotic Integrity (IBI) for Texas' wadeable streams based on samples from 62 least disturbed streams in 11 of the 12 ecoregions in Texas. Scoring criteria were developed.
Keywords
macroinvertebrates, fish, ecoregions, biotic integrity, aquatic life use
Citation
Linam, G.W., L.J. Kleinsasser, and K.B. Mayes. (2002). Regionalization of the Index of Biotic Integrity for Texas Streams. Austin: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department River Studies Report No. 17.