Impact on a fish assemblage of the maintenance dredging of a navigation channel in a tropical coastal ecosystem

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Silva Junior,Demarques Ribeiro da; Santos,Sérgio Ricardo; Travassos,Marcelo; Vianna,Marcelo;
  • Publisher: Universidade de São Paulo
  • Journal: Brazilian Journal of Oceanography (issn: 1679-8759, eissn: 1982-436X)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/S1679-87592012000100003
  • Subject: Impactos marinhos | Ambientes estuarinos | Descarte de sedimento | GC1-1581 | Oceanography | Marine impacts | Dragagem | Coastal works | Estuarine environments | Dredging | Sediment disposal

Dredging and dredge-spoil disposal are among the major problems in coastal management. Many of the scientific contributions concerning the impacts of this practice are based on the study of sessile organisms and subtropical environments. We evaluated changes in the comp... View more
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