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a question in Aquatic Ecosystems

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Are there any other key factors contributing to eutrophication except for an increase in P, N, temperature, and stagnation of water? It is important to consider all key factors that stimulate eutrophication.[more]
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a question in environmental hazard

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Do synthetic anionic surfactants present any hazard to marine bivalve mollusks that are objects of aquaculture (aqua-farming)? environmental hazard from anionic surfactants (e.g. SDS) toward marine bivalves was not studied in detail.[more]
[An amphiphilic substance inhibits the mollusk capacity to filter phytoplankton cells from water].
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a question in Freshwater Ecology

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Which organisms, freshwater or marine are more involved in improving water quality? The freshwater and marine ecosystems are far from being identical...
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a question in Aquatic Ecosystems

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Which aquatic organisms play essential roles in improving water quality in aquatic (freshwater and marine) ecosystems? Traditionally it is thought that the main role belongs to microorganisms. Is this really so?[more]
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a question in impact factor

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Which scientific journals are underestimated and deserve a higher Impact Factor than their current Impact Factor? The current Impact Factor is sometimes misleading and does not reflect the true level of a scientific journal.[more]
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a question in Ecology

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Are there any pages on Facebook, where information on ecology publications is available? Facebook is easy to use.
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a question in Freshwater Ecology

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Which publications on water quality improvement could be recommended? Water is a vital resource. However what is needed is not just water but water of proper quality.[more]
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a question in Ecology

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Could somebody give examples of innovative publications (on environmental science, ecology, biology) which were cited recently? Citation of the publications is an evidence of merit.
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a question in Ecology

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What are the real innovations and discoveries made in ecology recently? Ecology is an important area of science. Are there any new steps?
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a question in Ecology

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Which publications on environmental sciences attracted much interest of researchers, internet users, on global scale? .
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a question in Freshwater Ecology

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Is the review paper titled 'Some aspects of water filtering activity of filter-feeders' available in libraries? The paper provides a review of relevant issues.
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a question in Ecology

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What are some recent blog posts with substantial information on environmental science, ecology, protection of environment? It is useful to have innovative materials available online.
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a question in Environmental Toxicology

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How to use the book titled ‘Biological Effects of Surfactants’, which was acquired by more than 500 U.S. university libraries? This book was acquired by Harvard University, M.I.T., Cambridge, Oxford universities, Library of Congress, British Library, national libraries of other countries of Europe and Asia. The keywords include bioassay, bioindicators, ecotoxicology, hazard assessment etc.
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a question in Ecology

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Which publications on the interdisciplinary issues of ecology, chemistry and biochemistry could be recommended as the most innovative? Interdisciplinary issues are of significant scientific interest.
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a question in protection of environment

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Which book on conservation biology could be recommended as the most useful? This is of interest to scientists, professors and students

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a question in Ecology

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Are there any publications on environmental sciences which are read online really often – e.g., 1,000 times a day? These publications are most needed currently.
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a question in Aquatic Ecotoxicology

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Which are examples of top discoveries, top publications on aquatic toxicology (water ecotoxicology), on protection of environment in this century? It is good to know the examples of recent publications with substantial innovations.[more]
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a question in Ecotoxicology

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What do you think on a degree of environmental hazards of surfactants and detergents - a high degree of hazard or not? Usually the lists of the most important environmental toxicants do not include surfactants. Do you think the lists will change in future?[more]
Book published: Ostroumov S.A. Biological Effects of Surfactants. CRC Press. Taylor & Francis. Boca Raton, London, New York. 2006. 279 p., tab. Bibliogr. on pages 203-243 and 250-253. Subject Index: p.255-279. ISBN 0-8493-2526-9. ISBN 13: 9780849325267.
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a question in Aquatic Ecology

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Which organisms play key roles in improving water quality in aquatic ecosystems? This question is vital to understand factors that form water quality
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a question in Academic Journals

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Which scientific journal in the area of life sciences/ biological sciences in Russia is the most authoritative, influential, prestigious? It is important to discuss rating of journals.
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a question in Water Quality

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Which papers on environmental science, ecology, protection of environment, protection of water quality were downloaded most recently? Internet users download the papers which are most innovative, most interesting.[more]
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a question in Aquatic Ecosystems

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Which processes contribute the most to water self-purification? This question leads to revolutionary insights into understanding aquatic ecosystem function.[more]
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a question in Aquatic Ecosystems

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Besides microorganisms, do other organisms play a key role in improving water quality?

Usually it is considered that bacteria are the key player in water self-purification. Is it really so?[more]
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a question in Aquatic Ecology

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What is water self-purification? Water self-purification is relevant to water safety, water sustainability, ecosystem services[more]
Article published, titled: On Some Issues of Maintaining Water Quality and Self-Purification. Water Resources .2005.Vol.32.No.3.p.305
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a question in Water Quality

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Where can one get innovative, interesting papers (on environmental sciences, life sciences) online free? Topics: ecology, aquatic, sciences, environmental, ecological, toxicology, water quality, protection, conservation, biological, sustainability, biosphere, chemico-biotic interactions, pollution control, water, self-purification, detergents, phytoremediation, filter-feeders, suspension feeders, surfactants, environment, pollution, water quality, aquatic organisms...[more]
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a question in Environmental Toxicology

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What publications on environmental science were well-cited internationally? It is useful to identify well-cited publications which contributed to the scientific basis of protection of environment, and environmental safety.
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a question in Water Quality

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What principles will be helpful in conservation of nature as related to aquatic (freshwater, marine) biodiversity? Which principles will be helpful in organizing reserves to protect aquatic organisms?[more]
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a question in Pollution

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Are synthetic surfactants (key components of detergent mixtures) of environmental hazard? Surfactants are components of laundry detergents, shampoos, dish washing liquids[more]
Book published: Biological Effects of Surfactants. CRC Press. Taylor & Francis. Boca Raton, London, New Y ork. 2006. 279 p., tab. Bibliogr. on pages 203-243 and 250-253. Subject Index: p.255-279. ISBN 0-8493-2526-9. I SBN 13: 9780849325267.
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a question in Environmental Science

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Which are the most interesting, innovative, recent posts on environmental science, ecology, including water quality ecology? There are so many posts, links, web pages; some priorities are needed on which of them are most relevant[more]
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a question in Ecosystem Ecology

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Is it possible to modernize the concept of ecosystem? New knolwdledge of many new facts in ecology may lead to a change in the concept of ecosystem[more]
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a question in Ecology

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Which materials online - on environmental science, water science - were most viewed recently? It is useful to know which links attrected much attention currently
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a question in Environment

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What are the primary priorities in environmental science, and ecology in particular? I believe that it is important to see the priorities in this area of research.[more]
Medium-term and long-term priorities in ecological studies. http://scipeople.com/uploads/materials/4389/3Riv istaBio96Priorities2.rtfOstroumov S.A., Dodson S., Hamilton D., Peterson S., Wetzel R.G.
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a question in Water Quality

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What is the innovative element in the paper: The concept of aquatic biota as a labile and vulnerable component of water self-purification system? this paper is one of the first that started a series of fundamentally innovative papers on water selfpurification. What is the feature of this paper, what is the most outstanding innovation in this article?
The concept of aquatic biota as a labile and vulnerable component of the water self-purification system.
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a question in Aquatic Ecosystems

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What publications could be recommended as the top important in the area of aquatic ecology, water quality ecology, water safety?

Water quality is a real issue; many biological sciences contribute important facts relevant to water quality; it is important to identify key publications in this area
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a question in Environmental Toxicology

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How may synthetic surfactants affect aquatic higher plants? The book 'Biological Effects of Surfactants' demonstrated that synthetic surfactants may be of hazard to aquatic life. More info is needed in this direction.
Tolerance of an aquatic macrophyte Potamogeton crispus L. to sodium dodecyl sulphate E. A. Solomonova, et
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a question in Aquatic Ecotoxicology

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Can shampoo be an environmental hazard to aquatic organisms? Traditionally, shampoo is not on the list of hazardous environmental pollutants. Is it an environmentally safe chemical product?[more]
Imbalance of factors providing control of unicellular plankton populations exposed to anthropogenic impact.
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a question in Shellfish

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Which chemical pollutants in water are hazardous to the aquaculture of oysters? .
Effect of amphiphilic chemicals on filter-feeding marine organisms.
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a question in Marine Ecology

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Do you agree that almost all aquatic biodiversity is involved to maintaining water quality in water bodies and streams? Traditionally it was a dogma that mainly aquatic heterotrophic bacteria are the main factor of water self-purification. By contrast, some recent papers proposed the theory that almost all biodiversity is involved. Examples of these papers: http://ru.scribd.com/doc/52627327/; http://5bio5.blogspot.com/2013/12/making-water-clear-clean-pure-safe.html; http://www.scribd.com/doc/48099028[more]
Polyfunctional role of biodiversity in processes leading to water purification: current conceptualizations and concluding remarksOstroumov S.A
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a question in Aquatic Ecotoxicology

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Can detergents produce negative effects on freshwater bivalve mollusks (freshwater mussels)? It is important to know toxic effects of chemical pollutants on freshwater bivalve mollusks because these organisms contribute to improving water quality so that their health is a part of water ecosystem health.
Responses of Unio tumidus to mixed chemical preparations and the hazard of synecological summation of a nthropogenic effects.
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a question in Water Quality

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Is something known on how detergents may affect freshwater bivalve mollusks? The first paper to report negative effects of a detergent on freshwater mussels (Unio)[more]
Responses of Unio tumidus to mixed chemical preparations and the hazard of synecological summation of a nthropogenic effects.
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a question in Aquatic Science

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Where data on ecotoxicology of detergents could be found? See: http://5bio5.blogspot.com/2013/12/top-publications-ecology-environment.html[more]
Biological Effects of Surfactants
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