River Research and Applications

(The TQCC of River Research and Applications is 4. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
Impacts of riverine sand mining on freshwater ecosystems: A review of the scientific evidence and guidance for future research111
A functional flows approach to selecting ecologically relevant flow metrics for environmental flow applications72
Reference databases, primer choice, and assay sensitivity for environmental metabarcoding: Lessons learnt from a re‐evaluation of an eDNA fish assessment in the Volga headwaters57
Characterizing physical habitat preferences and thermal refuge occupancy of brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) and Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) at high river temp32
Real‐time warming of Alpine streams: (re)defining invertebrates' temperature preferences27
Stay with the flow: How macroinvertebrate communities recover during the rewetting phase in Alpine streams affected by an exceptional drought24
What remains today of pre‐industrial Alpine rivers? Census of historical and current channel patterns in the Alps24
Sediment storage and shallow groundwater response to beaver dam analogues in the Colorado Front Range, USA22
Assessing river condition: A multiscale approach designed for operational application in the context of biodiversity net gain22
Re‐operating dams for environmental flows: From recommendation to practice21
Reflexive learning in adaptive management: A case study of environmental water management in the Murray Darling Basin, Australia20
Adaptation to climate change and conservation of biodiversity using green infrastructure19
Analysing the potential to restore the multi‐functionality of floodplain systems by considering ecosystem service quality, quantity and trade‐offs17
Assessing land use and flood management impacts on ecosystem services in a river landscape (Upper Danube, Germany)17
Associations between riparian plant morphological guilds and fluvial sediment dynamics along the regulated Colorado River in Grand Canyon17
Tolerance and avoidance mechanisms of the rare and endemic fish of the upper Yangtze River to total dissolved gas supersaturation by hydropower stations16
Tributary confluences are dynamic thermal refuges for a juvenile salmonid in a warming river network16
The role of coastal processes in the management of the mouth of the River Murray, Australia: Present and future challenges16
A comparison of approaches for prioritizing removal and repair of barriers to stream connectivity16
Predicted impacts of proposed hydroelectric facilities on fish migration routes upstream from the Pantanal wetland (Brazil)16
Nutrient budgets in the Saigon–Dongnai River basin: Past to future inputs from the developing Ho Chi Minh megacity (Vietnam)16
River embankments mitigate the loss of grassland biodiversity in agricultural landscapes15
Hydrodynamics of longitudinally discontinuous, vertically double layered and partially covered rigid vegetation patches in open channel flow15
Assessing the impact of large barrages on habitat of the Ganga River dolphin15
Residents' perception of flood risk and urban stream restoration using multi‐criteria decision analysis15
Field evaluation of a compact, polarizing topo‐bathymetric lidar across a range of river conditions14
Use of bankruptcy methods for resolving interprovincial water conflicts over transboundary river: Case study of Indus River in Pakistan14
Dispersal drives changes in fish community abundance in intermittent stream networks14
Effect of land use/cover changes on runoff in the Min River watershed14
Impacts of a weir and power station on downstream migrating Atlantic salmon smolts in a German river14
Strontium isotopes (87Sr/86Sr) reveal the life history of freshwater migratory fishes in the La Plata Basin13
Behaviour and ability of a cyprinid (Schizopygopsis younghusbandi) to cope with accelerating flows when migrating downstream13
Learning from concurrent adaptive management in multiple catchments within a large environmental flows program in Australia13
Functional process zones and their fish communities in temperate Andean river networks13
Growth and water relations of riparian poplar forests under pressure in Central Asia's Tarim River Basin12
Environmental factors controlling phytoplankton dynamics in a large floodplain river with emphasis on cyanobacteria12
Large dam renewals and removals—Part 1: Building a science framework to support a decision‐making process12
Assessing the potential for spectrally based remote sensing of salmon spawning locations12
Continuous riverine biodiversity changes in a 10‐years‐post‐restoration‐study—Impacts and pitfalls12
Turbulent flow structure in a vegetated non‐prismatic compound channel12
The salmon‐peloton: Hydraulic habitat shifts of adult Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) due to behavioural thermoregulation12
Invasive Japanese knotweed (Reynoutria japonica Houtt.) and related knotweeds as catalysts for streambank erosion12
Beaver dam analogue configurations influence stream and riparian water table dynamics of a degraded spring‐fed creek in the Canadian Rockies12
Process‐based assessment of success and failure in a constructed riffle‐pool river restoration project12
The optical river bathymetry toolkit12
Human impacts on suspended sediment and turbidity in the River Murray, South Eastern Australia: Multiple lines of evidence12
Cooperative operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam reduces Nile riverine floods12
An analysis of river fragmentation by dams and river dewatering in Costa Rica11
Heavy metal contamination and ecological risk in sediment from typical suburban rivers11
Relationship between environmental variables and egg abundance of the four major Chinese carps, downstream of the Three Gorges Reservoir11
Role of bar‐channel interactions in a dominant branch shift: The Taipingkou waterway, Yangtze River, China11
Hydropower‐driven thermal changes, biological responses and mitigating measures in northern river systems11
Buried and forgotten—The non‐fluvial characteristics of postglacial rivers11
Classification of hydropeaking impacts on Atlantic salmon populations in regulated rivers11
Fish trophic guild responses to damming: Variations in abundance and biomass11
Swimming through the urban heat island: Can thermal mitigation practices reduce the stress?11
Satellite remote sensing reveals impacts from dam‐associated hydrological changes on chlorophyll‐a in the world's largest desert lake11
An evaluation of different forest cover geospatial data for riparian shading and river temperature modelling10
Study of zinc pollution in river water: Average mass balance based on irrigation schedule10
Physical engineering of an island‐braided river by two riparian tree species: Evidence from aerial images and airborne lidar10
Consideration of spatial and temporal scales in stream restorations and biotic monitoring to assess restoration outcomes: A literature review, part 110
The effects of extremes and temporal scale on multifractal properties of river flow time series10
Spatial characteristics and influencing factors of Chinese traditional villages in eight provinces the Yellow River flows through10
InSTREAM 7: Instream flow assessment and management model for stream trout10
Estimating the cover of Phragmites australis using unmanned aerial vehicles and neural networks in a semi‐arid wetland10
Extending the conceptual model of river island development to incorporate different tree species and environmental conditions10
Major risks to aquatic biotic condition in a Neotropical Savanna River basin10
Can we characterize river corridor evolution at a continental scale from historical topographic maps? A first assessment from the comparison of four countries10
Integrating multiple aquatic values: Perspectives and a collaborative future for river science9
Invertebrate response to impacts of water diversion and flow regulation in high‐altitude tropical streams9
Water exchange in a large river–lake system: Modeling, characteristics and causes9
Quantifying and mapping inundation regimes within a large river‐floodplain ecosystem for ecological and management applications9
Wood availability and habitat heterogeneity drive spatiotemporal habitat use by riverine cyprinids under flow intermittence9
Reptile community responses to native and non‐native riparian forests and disturbance along two rivers in Arizona9
Environmental factors associated with the occurrence of the Ponto–Caspian gobies in a lowland river belonging to the central European invasion corridor9
Variation in macroinvertebrate community structure of functional process zones along the river continuum: New elements for the interpretation of the river ecosystem synthesis9
Climatic and anthropogenic impacts on water and sediment generation in the middle reach of the Jinsha River Basin8
Effects of seining effort and site length on variability of small‐bodied fish catch‐rates in a sand‐bed river8
Quantifying the climate and human impacts on the hydrology of the Yalong River Basin using two approaches8
Experiments on restoring alluvial cover in straight and meandering rivers using gravel augmentation8
Characterizing vegetated rivers using novel unmanned aerial vehicle‐borne topo‐bathymetric green lidar: Seasonal applications and challenges8
Impacts of climate change on water provisional services in Tungabhadra basin using InVEST Model8
Environmental control of macrophyte traits and interactions with metabolism and hydromorphology in a groundwater‐fed river8
Quantifying the habitat and zoogeomorphic capabilities of spawning European barbelBarbus barbus, a lithophilous cyprinid8
Man's impact on the transformation of channel patterns (the Skawa River, southern Poland)8
Measurements of the sediment flocculation characteristics in the Three Gorges Reservoir, Yangtze River8
Environmental drivers of benthic fish assemblages and fish‐habitat associations in offshore areas of a very large river8
Hydraulic and turbulence structure of triangular labyrinth weir‐pool fishways8
Consideration of spatial and temporal scales in stream restorations and biotic monitoring to assess restoration outcomes: A literature review, part 28
Fish conservation must go beyond the concrete: A comment on Celestino et al. (2019)8
Role of digital technology in freshwater biodiversity monitoring through citizen science during COVID‐19 pandemic7
Interannual variation in spawning success of striped bass (Morone saxatilis) in the Saint John River, New Brunswick7
Voicing Rivers through ontopoetics: A co‐operative inquiry7
Innovative approaches in river management and restoration7
Cooler, bigger; warmer, smaller: Fine‐scale thermal heterogeneity maps age class and species distribution in behaviourally thermoregulating salmonids7
Photo simulation of a river restoration: Relationships between public perception and ecosystem services7
Using field sign surveys to estimate spatial distribution and territory dynamics following reintroduction of the Eurasian beaver to British river catchments7
Riverine landscapes: Challenges and future trends in research and management7
Does the topology of the river network influence the delivery of riverine ecosystem services?7
Dam cascade alters taxonomic composition of benthic macroinvertebrate community in upper Yangtze River7
Investigating the turbulent flow behaviour through partially distributed discontinuous rigid vegetation in an open channel7
Influence of dams on river water‐quality signatures at event and seasonal scales: The Sélune River (France) case study7
Spatial distribution and site selection adaptation mechanism of traditional villages along the Yellow River in Shanxi and Shaanxi7
Water quality impacts of small hydroelectric power plants in a tributary to the Pantanal floodplain, Brazil7
The response of anguilliform fish to underwater sound under an experimental setting7
Hearing, voicing and healing: Rivers as culturally located and connected7
Effects of dams and reservoirs on organic matter decomposition in forested mountain streams in western Japan7
Geomorphological response to system‐scale river rehabilitation I: Sediment supply from a reconnected tributary7
A comparison of Zayandehrood River water values for agriculture and the environment7
Sediment regimes in South Korea6
River water temperatures are higher during lower flows after accounting for meteorological variability6
Uncertainties associated with environmental flow metrics6
Spatial and temporal dynamics of phytoplankton assemblages in the upper Mississippi River6
Point source pollution influences water quality of Patagonian streams more than land cover6
Rehabilitation scenarios for reservoirs: Predicting their effect on invertebrate communities through machine learning6
Assessment of the geo‐eco‐hydrological condition of anabranching reaches in the Source Zone of the Yellow River, western China6
Effects of run‐of‐river hydropower plants on fish communities in montane stream ecosystems in Serbia6
Potential water withdrawal reduction to mitigate riverine ecosystem degradation under hydropower development: A computable general equilibrium model analysis6
River conversations: A confluence of lessons and emergence from the Taieri River and the Nechako River6
Evaluation of multi‐source precipitation data in a watershed with complex topography based on distributed hydrological modeling6
Geomorphological response to system‐scale river rehabilitation II: Main‐stem channel adjustments following reconnection of an ephemeral tributary6
Predicting mean annual and mean monthly streamflow in Colorado ungauged basins6
Impacts of regional climate change on hydrological drought characteristics in headwaters of the Ore Mountains6
Using hydroacoustics to relate fluctuations in fish abundance to river restoration efforts and environmental conditions in the Penobscot River, Maine6
Hybrid modelling of low velocity zones in an asymmetrical channel with sidewall longitudinal rib to assist fish passage6
Dams select individual morphology but do not modify upstream migration speed of tropical amphidromous gobies6
Observations regarding Lake Sturgeon spawning below a hydroelectric generating station on a large river based on egg deposition studies5
Effects of vegetation at a bar confluence on river hydrodynamics: The case study of the Arno River at Greve junction5
Consumer‐diet discrimination of δ13C and δ15N: Source‐ and feeding‐oriented patterns based on gut content analysis in a large subtropical rive5
River relationships: For the love of rivers5
Hydropeaking impairs upstream salmonid spawning habitats in a restored Danube tributary5
The potential contribution of small coastal streams to the conservation of declining and threatened diadromous fishes, especially the European eel5
Integrated tools for identifying optimal flow regimes and evaluating alternative minimum flows for recovering at‐risk salmonids in a highly managed system5
Assessment of a conservative mixing model for the evaluation of constituent behavior below river confluences, Elqui River Basin, Chile5
Evaluating soil quality status of fluvisols at the regional scale: A multidisciplinary approach crossing multiple variables5
Invasive macrophytes induce context‐specific effects on oxygen, pH, and temperature in a hydropeaking reservoir5
Influence of habitat heterogeneity and bed surface complexity on benthic invertebrate diversity in a gravel‐bed river5
Increased hydropower production and hydropeaking mitigation along the Upper Inn River (Tyrol, Austria) with a combination of buffer reservoirs, diversion hydropower plants and retention basins5
Assessing macroinvertebrate community response to restoration of Big Spring Run: Expanded analysis of before‐after‐control‐impact sampling designs5
Floodplain forest dynamics: Half‐century floods enable pulses of geomorphic disturbance and cottonwood colonization along a prairie river5
Turbulence structure and bank erosion process in a dredged channel5
In‐stream construction‐induced suspended sediment in riverine ecosystems5
Spatial and temporal trends of Minnesota River phytoplankton and zooplankton5
Predictive models of fish microhabitat selection in multiple sites accounting for abundance overdispersion5
Monitoring invasive alien macroinvertebrate species with environmental DNA5
Modeling response of water temperature to channelization in a coastal river network5
Spatiotemporal distribution of nitrous oxide (N2O) emissions from cascade reservoirs in Lancang‐Mekong River Yunnan section, Southwestern China5
The development of a novel macroinvertebrate indexing tool for the determination of salinity effects in freshwater habitats5
A river of names: The multiple voices of an Innu Riverscape5
Daily flow intermittence in an effluent‐dependent river: Impacts of flow duration and recession rate on fish stranding5
Transboundary sharing of river water: Informating the policies5
Effects of cold and warm thermopeaking on drift and stranding of juvenile European grayling (Thymallus thymallus)5
Using diatoms to assess river restoration: A pilot study in Whychus Creek, Oregon, USA5
Instream wood increases riverbed temperature variability in a lowland sandy stream5
River channel response to dam removals on the lower Penobscot River, Maine, United States5
Why people like or dislike large wood in rivers—a representative survey of the general public in Germany5
Defining river thermal sensitivity as a function of climate5
A catalogue of the flood forecasting practices in the Danube River Basin5
Adaptation of urban distribution to the fluvial geomorphic environment and the reconstruction of the river system structure by urban distribution in Haihe Plain in the past 2,200 years5
Biological response to 5 years of operations of cascade rubber dams in a plateau urban river, China5
Predicted effects of flow diversion by Run‐of‐River hydropower on bypassed stream temperature and bioenergetics of salmonid fishes5
Local and geographical factors jointly drive elevational patterns of phytoplankton in the source region of the Yangtze River, China5
A comparison of benthic algal and macroinvertebrate communities in a dammed and undammed Mediterranean river (Eel River watershed, California, USA)5
Effects of cascade reservoirs on the transformation of nitrogen in pore water of sediments in the Lancang River5
Dam‐influenced seasonally varying water temperature in the Three Gorges Reservoir5
An index to assess the extent and success of river and floodplain restoration: Recognising dynamic response trajectories and applying a process‐based approach to managing river recovery5
Streambed instabilities around a bridge pier in a dredged channel4
Effects of an engineered log jam on spatial variability of the flow field across submergence depths4
Geomorphic heterogeneity as a framework for assessing river corridor processes and characteristics4
The Galician Canal—An unrealized project that changed the rivers in the northern part of the Carpathians4
A numerical modeling‐based predictive methodology for the assessment of the impacts of ship waves on YOY fish4
A national‐scale study of spatial variability in the relationship between turbidity and suspended sediment concentration and sediment properties4
Trade‐offs among road–stream crossing upgrade prioritizations based on connectivity restoration and erosion risk control4
Do cyprinid fish use lateral flow‐refuges during hydropeaking?4
Stabilization of stage–discharge curves following the establishment of forest plantations: Implications for sediment production4
Quantification of the microscale dynamics of live bighead carp egg settlement in static water4
Systematic comparison of 1D and 2D hydrodynamic models for the assessment of hydropeaking alterations4
Nested analysis of macroinvertebrate diversity along a river continuum: Identifying relevant spatial scales for stream communities4
Individual‐based modelling of hydropeaking effects on brown trout and Atlantic salmon in a regulated river4
Land cover dynamics and their driving factors in a protected floodplain ecosystem4
Estimation of the area of potential thermal refuges using generalized additive models and multivariate adaptive regression splines: A case study from the Ste‐Marguerite River4
Impact of a hydroelectric power plant on migratory fishes in the Uruguay River4
Integrating two‐dimensional water temperature simulations into a fish habitat model to improve hydro‐ and thermopeaking impact assessment4
An investigation into remote sensing techniques and field observations to model hydraulic roughness from riparian vegetation4
New grassland riparian zone delineation method for calculating ecological water demand to guide management goals4
Model estimated baseflow for streams with endangered Atlantic Salmon in Maine, USA4
Sustainability of a navigation channel in the Nile River: A case study in Egypt4
Habitat heterogeneity enables spatial and temporal coexistence of native and invasive macrophytes in shallow lake landscapes4
Modelling spatial and temporal variability of water temperature across six rivers in Western Canada4
Relating social networks, ecological health, and reservoir basin governance4
River connectivity restoration for upstream‐migrating European river lamprey: The efficacy of two horizontally‐mounted studded tile designs4
Challenges for hydropeaking mitigation in an ice‐covered river: A case study of the Eg hydropower plant, Mongolia4
Effects of hydropeaking on the behaviour, fine‐scale movements and habitat selection of an Iberian cyprinid fish4
Movements of a model fish, the common carp, through a generic Mississippi River lock and dam demonstrate how fish swimming performance, behavior, and discharge‐driven flow‐fields determine fish passag4
Restoration of riparian vegetation on a mountain river degraded by historical mining and grazing4
Riverine landscapes, water resource development and management: A view from downunder4
Is multicomponent environmental flow management always better than the fixed minimum flows for a river ecosystem?4
Suspended sediment load estimation in an ungauged river in south‐eastern Australia4
The calculation of riverine ecological instream flows and runoff profit‐loss analysis in a coal mining area of northern China4
A modified Catchment Connectivity Index for applications in semi‐arid torrents of the Mediterranean environment4
Comparison of planktonic and reed biofilm bacteria in different riverine water bodies of river Danube4
Predation preference of signal crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) on native and invasive bivalve species4
Seasonal selection of habitat by Spotted Bass and Shorthead Redhorse in a regulated river in the Midwest, USA4
Algal biomass and macroinvertebrate dynamics in intermittent braided rivers: new perspectives from instream pools4
Hydrologic connectivity and land cover affect floodplain lake water quality, fish abundance, and fish diversity in floodplain lakes of the Wabash‐White River basin4
Weathering the storm: Improving the availability and stability of artificial shelters for hellbender salamanders4
Revealing 35 years of landcover dynamics in floodplains of trained lowland rivers using satellite data4
Field observations of the lethality characteristics of endangered and endemic fish under the stress of total dissolved gas supersaturation4
Identifying and mitigating systematic biases in fish habitat simulation modeling: Implications for estimating minimum instream flows4
Quantifying floodplain heterogeneity with field observation, remote sensing, and landscape ecology: Methods and metrics4
Group size influences light‐emitting diode light colour and substrate preference of David's Schizothoracin (Schizothorax davidi): Relevance for design of fish passage facilities4
Environmental and anthropogenic correlates of migratory speeds among Atlantic salmon smolts4
Flows for floodplain forests: Conversion from an intermittent to continuous flow regime enabled riparian woodland development along a prairie river4