An insightful overview of River Ecology:
Ward, J.V. and Tockner, K. (2001) Biodiversity: towards a unifying theme for river ecology. Freshwater Biology, 46, 807-819.
A closer look at the theories of river restoration:
Palmer et al. (2005) Standards for ecologically successful river restoration. Journal of Applied Ecology, 42, 208–21.
Functioning and food webs in freshwaters:
Woodward, G. (2009) Biodiversity, ecosystem functioning and food webs in fresh waters: assembling the jigsaw puzzle, Freshwater Biology, 54, 2171–2187.
Can we, and should we, put a monetary value in our rivers?
Egoh, B et al. (2007) Integrating ecosystem services into conservation assessments: a review. Ecological Economics 63, 714-721.
What algae can tell us..
Kelly, M., Krokowski, J. and Harding, J. (2016) RAPPER: A new method for rapid assessment of macroalgae as a complement to diatom-based assessments of ecological status. Science of The Total Environment.