Open Access
Knowl. Managt. Aquatic Ecosyst.
Number 397, 2010
Article Number 03
Number of page(s) 14
Published online 04 August 2010
  • Bagge P. and Hakkari L., 1992. Effects of paper mill effluents on the fish fauna of stony shores of Lake Päijänne. Hydrobiologia, 243/244, 413–420. [CrossRef]
  • Bergman E., 1987. Temperature-dependent differences in foraging ability of two percids, Perca fluviatilis and Gymnocephalus cernuus. Environ. Biol. Fish., 19, 45–53. [CrossRef]
  • Boisclair D. and Leggett W.C., 1989. Among-population variability of fish growth: III. Influence of fish community. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 46, 1539–1550.
  • Boisclair D. and Leggett W.C., 1989. Among-population variability of fish growth: II. Influence of prey type. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 46, 468–482. [CrossRef]
  • Bolger T. and Connolly P.L., 1989. The selection of suitable indices for the measurement and analysis of fish condition. J. Fish Biol., 34, 171–182. [CrossRef]
  • Dörner H., Hülsmann S., Hölker F., Skov C. and Wagner A., 2007. Size-dependent predator-prey relationships between pikeperch and their prey fish. Ecol. Freshw. Fish, 16, 307–314. [CrossRef]
  • Gyllström M., Hansson L.-A., Jeppesen E., Garcia-Criado F., Gross E., Irvine K., Kairesalo T., Kornijow R., Miracle M.R., Nykänen M., Nõges T., Romo S., Stephen D., Van Donk E. and Moss B., 2005. The role of climate in shaping zooplankton communities of shallow lakes. Limnol. Oceanogr., 50, 2008–2021. [CrossRef]
  • Hakkari L., 1992. Effects of pulp and paper mill effluents on fish populations in Finland. Finnish Fish. Res., 13, 93–106.
  • Hakkari L. and Bagge P., 1992. Reproductive success of Coregonus species in areas loaded by effluents from paper mills. Hydrobiologia, 243/244, 405–412. [CrossRef]
  • Hansson S., 1987. Effects of pulp and paper mill effluents on coastal fish communities in the Gulf of Bothnia, Baltic Sea. Ambio, 16, 344–348.
  • Helminen H., Karjalainen J., Kurkilahti M., Rask M. and Sarvala J., 2000. Eutrophication and fish biodiversity in Finnish lakes. Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol., 27, 194–199.
  • Hjelm J., Persson L. and Christensen B., 2000. Growth, morphological variation and ontogenetic niche shifts in perch (Perca fluviatilis) in relation to resource availability. Oecologia, 122, 190–199. [CrossRef]
  • Hokanson K.E.F., 1977. Temperature requirements of some percids and adaptations to the seasonal temperature cycle. J. Fish Res. Board Can., 34, 1524–1550.
  • Holopainen I.J., Aroviita J., Voutilainen A. and Viljanen M., 2008. Biomass, growth, and diet of fish in forest lakes affected by alkaline mining water in NW Russia. Est. J. Ecol., 57, 256–268. [CrossRef]
  • Horppila J., Ruuhijärvi M., Rask M., Karppinen C., Nyberg K. and Olin M., 2000. Seasonal changes in the diets and relative abundances of perch and roach in the littoral and pelagic zones of a large lake. J. Fish Biol., 56, 51–72. [CrossRef]
  • Huovinen P., Holopainen A.-L., and Huttunen P., 1993. Spatial variation of community respiration and primary productivity in two large lakes in Eastern Finland. Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol., 25, 552–556.
  • Huuskonen H., Holopainen A.-L., Hämäläinen H., Karjalainen J., Leppä M., Punta E. and Rahkola M., 2000. Eutrophication and recovery – positive effects of the modernization of a pulp mill. In: Ruoppa M., Paasivirta J., Lehtinen K.-J. and Ruonala S. (eds.), 4th International conference on environmental impacts of the pulp and paper industry, Proceedings of the conference 12–15 June 2000 Helsinki, Finland, The Finnish Environment, 417, Finnish Environment Institute, Helsinki, 329–334.
  • Jansen W. and Hesslein R.H., 2004. Potential effects of climate warming on fish habitats in temperate zone lakes with special reference to Lake 239 of the experimental lakes area (ELA), north-western Ontario. Environ. Biol. Fish., 70, 1–22. [CrossRef]
  • Karels A.E. and Niemi A., 2002. Fish community responses to pulp and paper mill effluents at the southern Lake Saimaa, Finland. Environ. Pollut., 116, 309–317. [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  • Karels A., Markkula E. and Oikari A., 2001. Reproductive, biochemical, physiological, and population responses in perch (Perca fluviatilis L.) and roach (Rutilus rutilus L.) downstream of two elemental chlorine-free pulp and paper mills. Environ. Toxicol. Chem., 20, 1517–1527. [PubMed]
  • Keskinen T. and Marjomäki T.J., 2003. Growth of pikeperch in relation to lake characteristics: total phosphorus, water colour, lake area and depth. J. Fish Biol., 63, 1274–1282. [CrossRef]
  • Keskinen T. and Marjomäki T.J., 2004. Diet and prey size spectrum of pikeperch in lakes in central Finland. J. Fish Biol., 65, 1147–1153. [CrossRef]
  • Kurkilahti M. and Rask M., 1996. A comparative study of the usefulness and catchability of multimesh gill nets and gill net series in sampling of perch (Perca fluviatilis L.) and roach (Rutilus rutilus L.). Fish. Res., 27, 243–260. [CrossRef]
  • Lappalainen J. and Lehtonen H., 1997. Temperature habitats for freshwater fishes in a warming climate. Boreal Environ. Res., 2, 69–84.
  • Lappalainen J. and Soininen J., 2006. Latitudinal gradients in niche breadth and position – regional patterns in freshwater fish. Naturwissenschaften, 93, 246–250. [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  • Lappalainen J., Lehtonen H., Böhling P. and Erm V., 1996. Covariation in year-class strength of perch, Perca fluviatilis L. and pikeperch, Stizostedion lucioperca (L.). Ann. Zool. Fenn., 33, 421–426.
  • Lappalainen J., Malinen T., Rahikainen M., Vinni M., Nyberg K., Ruuhijärvi J. and Salminen M., 2005. Temperature dependent growth and yield of pikeperch, Sander lucioperca, in Finnish lakes. Fisheries Manag. Ecol., 12, 27–35. [CrossRef]
  • Lehtonen H., 1996. Potential effects of global warming on northern European freshwater fish and fisheries. Fisheries Manag. Ecol., 3, 59–71. [CrossRef]
  • Lehtonen H. and Lappalainen J., 1995. The effects of climate on the year-class variations of certain freshwater fish species. Can. Spec. Publ. Fish Aquat. Sci., 121, 37–44.
  • MacLean J. and Magnuson J.J., 1977. Species interaction in percid communities. J. Fish Res. Board Can., 34, 1941–1951.
  • Mononen P. and Niinioja R., 1993. Nutrient and chlorophyll concentrations in the northern part of Lake Saimaa, Finland. Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol., 25, 544–547.
  • Olden J.D., Jensen O.P. and Vander Zanden M.J., 2006. Implications of long-term dynamics of fish and zooplankton communities for among-lake comparisons. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 63, 1812–1821. [CrossRef]
  • Olin M., Rask M., Ruuhijärvi J., Kurkilahti M., Ala-Opas P. and Ylönen O., 2002. Fish community structure in mesotrophic and eutrophic lakes of southern Finland: the relative abundances of percids and cyprinids along a trophic gradient. J. Fish Biol., 60, 593–612. [CrossRef]
  • Persson L., 1983. Effects of intra- and interspecific competition on dynamics and size structure of a perch Perca fluviatilis and roach Rutilus rutilus population. Oikos, 41, 126–132. [CrossRef]
  • Persson L., 1987. Effects of habitat and season on competitive interactions between roach (Rutilus rutilus) and perch (Perca fluviatilis). Oecologia, 73, 170–177. [CrossRef]
  • Persson L., 1997. Competition, predation and environmental factors as structuring forces in freshwater fish communities: Sumari (1971) revisited. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci., 54, 85–88. [CrossRef]
  • Persson L. and Greenberg L.A., 1990. Juvenile competititve bottlenecks: the perch (Perca fluviatilis)-roach (Rutilus rutilus) interaction. Ecology, 71, 44–56. [CrossRef]
  • Persson L., Diehl S., Johansson L., Andersson G. and Hamrin S.F., 1991. Shifts in fish communities along the productivity gradient of temperate lakes – patterns and the importance of size-structured interactions. J. Fish Biol., 38, 281–293. [CrossRef]
  • Persson L., Byström P. and Wahlström E., 2000. Cannibalism and competition in Eurasian perch: population dynamics of an ontogenetic omnivore. Ecology, 81, 1058–1071. [CrossRef]
  • Pietiläinen O.-P., and and Niinioja R., 2000. Nitrogen and phosphorus as algal growth limiting factors in a boreal lake. Verh. Internat. Verein. Limnol., 27, 2944–2947.
  • Schindler D.W., 1997. Widespread effects of climate warming on freshwater ecosystems in North America. Hydrol. Process., 11, 1043–1067. [CrossRef]
  • Schlosser I.J., Johnson J.D., Knotek W.L. and Lapinska M., 2000. Climate variability and size-structured interactions among juvenile fish along a lake-stream gradient. Ecology, 81, 1046–1057.
  • Sumari O., 1971. Structure of the perch populations of some ponds in Finland. Ann. Zool. Fenn., 8, 406–421.
  • Tammi J., Appelberg M., Beier U., Hesthagen T., Lappalainen A. and Rask M., 2003. Fish status survey of Nordic lakes: effects of acidification, eutrophication and stocking activity on present fish species composition. Ambio, 32, 98–105. [PubMed]