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Title Year Authors Category Conservation Measure
Managing the Three Gorges Dam to Implement Environmental Flows in the Yangtze River. 2018 Cheng L Peer-reviewed journal article Water management
Guide for applying Working with Nature to Navigation Infrastructure Projects. EnviCom WG Report no. 176. 2018 PIANC, The World Association for Waterborne Transport Infrastructure Report, Government
Plan de acción para la conservación de los mamíferos acuáticos de Venezuela: delfines de agua dulce, nutrias y manatíes 2017- 2027 2017 Ferrer, A. Conservation Plan Conservation Action Plan
Heavy metal contamination in surface water and sediment of the Meghna River, Bangladesh 2017 Bhuyan MS Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Listen to the river: Lessons from a global review of environmental flow success stories, 2017 Harwood, A. Report, NGO Freeflowing rivers/ environmental flows
Development of Conservation Action Plan for Ganges River Dolphin, Part I 2017 Qureshi, Q. Report, Government Conservation Action Plan
Exploratory survey on Hilsa (Tenualosa ilisha) catch and life stages availability along up / down stream of Farakka Barrage 2017 Das, B. K. Report, Government Freeflowing rivers/ environmental flows
The future of fish passage science, engineering, and practice 2017 Silva, A.T Peer-reviewed journal article Fish ladders
Genetic footprint of population fragmentation and contemporary collapse in a freshwater cetacean 2017 Chen, M. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Research Gap Analysis (Biodiversity & Aquatic) under the Expanding the Protected Area System to Incorporate Important Aquatic Ecosystems 2017 Rahman, M. M. Report, Government Protected Areas
Introduction of balloon census for acoustic and visual census of the Ganges river dolphins (Platanista gangetica) that inhabit in a long tract of the Ganges river system 2017 Sugimatsu, H. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Detectability and categorization of California sea lions using an unmanned aerial vehicle 2017 Adame, K. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Abundance estimate of the Amazon River dolphin (Inia geoffrensis) and the Tucuxi (Sotalia fluviatilis) in southern Ucayali, Peru 2017 Campbell, E. Peer-reviewed journal article Species knowledge and understanding
Assessing the relationship between cetacean strandings (Tursiops truncatus and Stenella coeruleoalba) and fishery pressure indicators in Sicily (Mediterranean Sea) within the framework of the EU Habitats Directive 2017 Crosti, R. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Unmanned aerial vehicles for surveying marine fauna: assessing detection probability 2017 Hodgson, A. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Status, Distribution and Conservation Threats of Ganges River Dolphin in Nepal 2017 International Union fo Conservation of Nature Nepal Report, NGO Research and monitoring
Using paired visual and passive acoustic surveys to estimate passive acoustic detection parameters for harbor porpoise abundance estimates 2017 Jacobson, E. K. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
Passive acoustic monitoring of the decline of Mexico’s critically endangered vaquita 2017 Jaramillo‐Legorreta, A. Peer-reviewed journal article Research and monitoring
AQUACULTURE STEWARDSHIP COUNCIL (ASC) CERTIFICATION IN CANADA: Technical Report. 2017 Roebuck, K. Report, NGO Fisheries management
Sambor Hydropower Dam Alternatives Assessment Final Report 2017 Natural Heritage Institute Report, Government Water management