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Dr Isabelle Durance 

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Selected Publications

Morrissey C., Stanton D., Pereira, M.G., Newton J., Durance I., Tyler C., Ormerod S.J. 2013. Eurasian dipper eggs indicate elevated organohalogenated contaminants persist in urban rivers. Environmental Science & Technology 47: 8931-8939.

Merrix-Jones F.L, Thackeray S.J., Durance I. and Ormerod S.J. 2013. Spatial structure in the zooplankton of a new urban lake: resolving pattern in a heavily disturbed freshwater ecosystem. Fundamental and Applied Limnology 183: 1-14.

Ormerod S.J. and Durance I. 2013. Water Climate change report card. LWEC

Ormerod S.J. and Durance I. 2012. Understanding and managing climate change effects on river ecosystems.  The Conservation and Management of Rivers, Ed P. Boon and P. Raven, pp 107-121 Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford.

Maltby, Ormerod, Durance with 5 other lead authors. 2011. UK National Ecosystem Assessment of Freshwaters. In: The UK National Ecosystem Assessment Technical Report. UK National Ecosystem Assessment, UNEP-WCMC, Cambridge.

Russell, Durance with 26 other lead authors. 2011. Status and Changes in ecosystems and their services to society: Wales. In: The UK National Ecosystem Assessment Technical Report. UK National Ecosystem Assessment, UNEP-WCMC, Cambridge.

Durance I. and Ormerod S.J. 2010. Evidence for the role of climate in the local extinction of a cool-water triclad. Journal of the North American Benthological Society, 23: 1367-1378.

Clews E., Durance I. and Ormerod S.J. 2010. Juvenile salmonid populations in a temperate river system track synoptic trends in climate. Global Change Biology, 16: 3271-3283.

Ormerod S.J., Durance I., Terrier A. and Swanson A. (2010). Priority wetland invertebrates as conservation surrogates. Conservation Biology. 24:573-582.

Durance I. and Ormerod S.J. (2009). Trends in water quality and discharge confound long-term warming effects on river macro-invertebrates. Freshwater Biology. 54: 388-405.

Ormerod S.J. and Durance I. (2009). Restoration and recovery from acidification in upland Welsh streams over 25 years. Journal of Applied Ecology. 46:164-174

Niggebrugge K., Durance I., Watson A., Leuven R.S.E.W., Ormerod SJ. (2007). Dispersal and distribution in uncommon wetland gastropods: snail-trail or vital step? Biological Conservation.139: 286-296.

Durance I. and Ormerod SJ. (2007). Effects of climatic variation on upland stream invertebrates over a 25 year period. Global Change Biology. 13, 942-957.

Durance I., Lepichon C. and Ormerod SJ. (2006). Recognising the importance of scale in the ecology and management of riverine fish. River Research and Management. 22, 1143-1152.

De Nooij R.J.W., De Blust G., Geilen N., Goldschmidt B. , Lenders H.J.R.,  Leuven R.S.E.W.,   Muller S., Nienhuis P.H. & Poudevigne I. (2004). BIO-SAFE: assessing the impacts of physical reconstruction on riverine biodiversity on the basis of protected and endangered species and their habitats.  River Research and Management .20, 299-313.

Poudevigne I. & Baudry, B. (ed.) 2003. Landscape dynamics: past and present impact on biodiversity. Landscape Ecology Special Issue. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht.

Ernoult A., Bureau F., Poudevigne I. (2003). Scales of organisation in changing landscapes: implications for biodiversity assessments. Landscape Ecology, 18, 239-251.

Poudevigne I., Baudry J. (2003) Landscape dynamics: present and past impacts on biodiversity. Landscape Ecology, 18, 223-225.

Leuven R.S.E.W. & Poudevigne I. (2002). Riverine landscape dynamics and ecological risk assessment: a review. Freshwater Biology, 47, 845-867.

Leuven R.S.E.W., Poudevigne I. & Teuuw R (ed.). 2002. Application of Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing in River Studies. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden.

Poudevigne I., Alard D., Leuven R.S.E.W., Nienhuis P.H. (2002) A system approach to river restoration: a case study in the Lower Seine valley. River Research and Management, 18, 239-247.