Presentations

Oral presentations

Armanini DG, WA Monk, and DJ Baird. 2011. Development of a benthic macroinvertebrate flow sensitivity index for Canadian rivers: can biological traits support the interpretation of species responses? SETAC Europe 2011, Milan, Italy.

Monk WA, DG Armanini, and DJ Baird. 2011. Towards the development of a flow-specific diagnostic using biomonitoring data: are we hunting the snark? NABS 2011, Province, RhodeIsland, USA.

Armanini DG, MJ Dunbar, CA Extence, and DJ Baird. 2010. Long-term temporal stability of functional traits in riverine macroinvertebrates: implications for biomonitoring. NABS 2010, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.

Baird DJ, DG Armanini, S Shokralla, and M Hajibabaei. 2010. DNA-based biomonitoring: a paradigm shift in ecosystem assessment? SETAC meeting 2010, Portland, Oregon, USA.

Culp JM, GC Hose, DG Armanini, MJ Dunbar, JM Orlofske, AI Pollard, NL Poff, and AG Yates. 2010. Incorporating traits in aquatic biomonitoring to enhance causal diagnosis and prediction. SETAC meeting 2010, Seville, Spain.

Buffagni A., Erba S., Dunbar M.J. & Armanini D.G. 2009. Benthic community composition in relation to changes of local hydraulic conditions in diverse european geographic contexts. NABS 2009, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.

Buffagni A., Armanini D.G., Demartini D., & Erba S. 2008. In-channel and bank hydromorphological features and aquatic invertebrates biodiversity in temporary rivers of Sardinia. 15.-19. September 2008, "Biodiversity in an Ecosystem Context", Leipzig (Germany).

Marziali L., Armanini D.G., Cazzola M., Erba S., Toppi E., Buffagni A. & Rossaro B. 2008. I Ditteri Chironomidae come bioindicatori di qualità ecologica in fiumi mediterranei (Cilento, SA). 01-03 Settembre 2008, Ecologia, Emergenza, Pianificazione. XVIII Congresso SItE. Università di Parma (I).

Armanini D.G., Cazzola M., Erba S., Portoghese I., Stocchetti E., Vurro M. & Buffagni A. 2008. Macroinvertebrati acquatici e la valutazione dello stato ecologico dei corsi d’acqua superficiali per la Direttiva Quadro sulle Acque: un esempio dal bacino del Torrente Candelaro (FG, Puglia). 01-03 Settembre 2008, Ecologia, Emergenza, Pianificazione. XVIII Congresso SItE. Università di Parma (I).

Buffagni A., Erba S. & Armanini D.G. 2007. Lentic-lotic character and quality evaluation of rivers. REBECCA Final conference, Book of Abstract, 51-50, Oslo (Norway).

Armanini D.G. 2006. Studio delle preferenze autoecologiche per alcuni macroinvertebrati bentonici: procedura utilizzata ed esempi applicativi. 9 Novembre 2006, Seminari interni del Dipartimento di Biologia dell’Università di Milano (I).

Buffagni A., Ciampittiello M., Morais M., Erba S. & Armanini D.G. The South European River Habitat Survey: a tool to assess hydro-morphology of Mediterranean rivers. 12-15 Luglio 2005, International symposium on Assessing the ecological status of rivers, lakes and transitional water, Hull (UK).

Posters presentations

Armanini DG, JM Culp, and DJ Baird. 2011. Potential application of traits-based bioassessment approaches for use in the study of multiple stressor impacts on freshwater ecosystems in the Athabasca oil sands region (Canada). SETAC Europe 2011, May 14th-19th 2011.

Monk WA, L Carter, DJ Baird, and D Peters. 2010. Development of a widely applicable reference condition model for rivers in Canada: A pilot study in Atlantic Canada. CWRA National Conference, Vancouver (Canada) June 15th- 18th, 2010.

Armanini DG, WA Monk, DL Peters, and DJ Baird. 2009. Development of a riverine benthic invertebrate tool to support the definition of hydroecological management guidelines: the Canadian Ecological Flow Index (CEFI). CMOS-CGU Congress, Ottawa, Canada.

Monk WA, DG Armanini, L Carter, and DJ Baird. 2009. Developing a Nationally Consistent Modelling Approach for CABIN Reference Conditions: First Application in Rivers of Atlantic Canada. Environment Canada Atlantic Region Science meeting, Halifax, NS.

Armanini DG, WA Monk, DL Peters, and DJ Baird. 2009. Development of a benthic macroinvertebrate flow sensitivity index for Canadian rivers. Environment Canada Atlantic Region Science meeting, Halifax (NS).

Armanini DG, MJ Dunbar, CLR Laize, and T Langford. 2009. Long term changes in benthic community structure in the English Midlands. NABS 2009, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.

Armanini DG, MJ Dunbar, CLR Laize, and T Langford. 2009. Long term changes in benthic community structure in the English Midlands. NABS 2009, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.

Armanini DG, M Cazzola, E Stocchetti, and A Buffagni. 2008. Il Progetto Eurolimpacs e le conoscenze autoecologiche sugli Efemerotteri Europei (Hexapoda: Ephemeroptera) nel contesto dei cambiamenti climatici. 01-03 Settembre 2008, Ecologia, Emergenza, Pianificazione. XVIII Congresso SItE. Università di Parma (I).

Buffagni A, S Erba, DG Armanini, D Di Pasquale, M Cazzola, and M Ciampitiello. Il rilevamento idromorfologico e degli habitat fluviali nel contesto della Direttiva Europea sulle acque (WFD): il metodo CARAVAGGIO. 19-22 Settembre 2006, Cambiamenti Globali, Diversità Ecologica e Sostenibilità. XVI Congresso SItE. Università degli Studi della Tuscia, Viterbo (I).

Reports & Deliverables

Armanini DG, M Cazzola, B Rossaro, and A Buffagni. 2008. Manuscript on evaluation of the Ephemeroptera database. Deliverable No. 282. Eurolimpacs project, pp. 25.

Marziali L, M Cazzola, S Erba, D Demartini, DG Armanini, A Buffagni. 2008. Evaluation strategy for invertebrate habitat data, resulting from previous projects (AQEM, STAR, others). Deliverable No. 165. Eurolimpacs project, pp. 14.

Erba S, L Marziali, M Cazzola, D Demartini, DG Armanini, A Buffagni. 2008. The lentic-lotic character of rivers as a key habitat feature for aquatic invertebrates in the Mediterranean area. Results of analysis of invertebrate habitat data, resulting from previous projects (AQEM, STAR, others). Deliverable No. 429. Eurolimpacs project, pp. 83.

Buffagni A, DG Armanini, M Cazzola, D Demartini, and S Erba. 2008. Manuscript on habitat preferences of benthic invertebrates resulting from habitat specific samples (example for selected mayfly species). Deliverable No. 283. Eurolimpacs project, pp. 43.

Armanini DG, A Buffagni, M Cazzola, DR D’Agostino, M Di Modugno, S Erba, AF Piccinni, I Portoghese, and M e Vurro. 2007. Analisi dello stato ecologico di fasce ripariali e zone umide disposte in prossimità dei torrenti affluenti al Candelaro in vista dell'applicazione della Direttiva 2000/60/CE. In: Individuazione di strategie sostenibili per la protezione e il miglioramento ambientale delle zone umide nell’area del torrente Candelaro in Puglia. Report APQ-Candelaro - XIII mese: 5-64.

Armanini DG, M Cazzola, and A Buffagni. 2007. Summary of Ephemeroptera database. Deliverable No. 269. Eurolimpacs project, pp. 611.

Armanini DG, A Buffagni, and M Cazzola. 2007. Deliverable No. 189. Indicator value database for Ephemeroptera –Phase I. Report. Deliverable No. 189 Eurolimpacs project, pp. 148.

Alba-Tercedor J., Grenouillet. G., Buisson, L., Besse-Lototskaya A., Lorenz, A., Hering, D., Brabec, K., Armanini, D.G., Buffagni, A., Erba., S. 2007. Strategy of Data Evaluation for selected aquatic organisms groups in relation to climatic gradients. Deliverable No. 124.  Eurolimpacs project, pp. 28.

Buffagni A, S Erba, DG Armanini, M Cazzola, S Cuomo, R Balestrini, and R Pagnotta. 2006. Intercalibration exercise of European Community: notes for Cyprus rivers. Final report for: ‘Tender for supplying services for samplings from two river water bodies (kargotis, xeropotamos), analysis and evaluation of samples for the purpose of participation in the intercalibration exercise of European Community’, Notice Nr: 62/2005, Nicosia, June 2005’ Republic Of Cyprus - Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources And Environment - Water Development Department. November 2005. pp. 141.

Brabec K, V Syrovatka, K Kubosova, A Schmidt-Kloiber, B Janecek, B Rossaro, A Buffagni, DG Armanini, P Verdonschot, and M Spies. 2006. Indicator value database for Chironomidae. Deliverable No. 118. Eurolimpacs project, pp. 151.

Buffagni A, DG Armanini, and S Erba. 2006. Relationship between biological indices and abiotic lentic-lotic descriptors: implications on water quality assessment. Report D14. October 2006, pp. 67-95.

Buffagni A, S Erba, DG Armanini, M Cazzola, and R Pagnotta. 2006. Final report for Tender For Supplying Services For Samplings From River Water Bodies For The Purpose Of Participation. In The Intercalibration Exercise Of European Community’, Contract Nr: 90/2006, Nicosia, November 2006’, pp. 48.