Further Reading

Agard JBR, Gobin J, and Warwick RM (1993) Analysis of marine macrobenthic community structure in relation to oil pollution, natural oil seepage, and seasonal disturbance in a tropical environment (Trinidad, West Indies). Marine Ecology Progress Series 92: 233-243.

Beukema JJ (1988) An evaluation of the ABC-method (abundance/ biomass comparison) as applied to macrozoobenthic communities living on tidal flats in the Dutch Wadden Sea. Marine Biology 99: 425-433.

Blanchard F, LeLoc'h F, Hily C, and Boucher J (2004) Fishing effects on diversity, size, and community structure of the benthic invertebrate and fish megafauna on the Bay of Biscay coast of France. Marine Ecology Progress Series 280: 249-260.

Clarke KR (1990) Comparisons of dominance curves. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 138:143-157.

Dauer DM, Luckenbach MW, and Rodi AJ (1993) Abundance biomass comparison (ABC method) - Effects of an estuarine gradient, anoxic hypoxic events and contaminated sediments. Marine Biology 116: 507-518.

Ismael AA and Dorgham MM (2003) Ecological indices as a tool for assessing pollution in El-Dekhaila Harbour (Alexandria, Egypt). Oceanologia 45: 121-131.

Jouffre D and Inejih CA (2005) Assessing the impact of fisheries on demersal fish assemblages of the Mauritanian continental; shelf, 1987-1999, using dominance curves. ICES Journal of Marine Science 62: 380-383.

Lasiak T (1999) The putative impact of exploitation on rocky infratidal macrofaunal assemblages: A multiple area comparison. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 79: 23-34.

Magurran AE (2004) Measuring Biological Diversity. Oxford: Blackwell.

Penczak T and Kruk A (1999) Applicability of the abundance/biomass comparison method for detecting human impacts on fish populations in the Pilica River, Poland. Fisheries Research 39: 229-240.

Warwick RM (1986) A new method for detecting pollution effects on marine macrobenthic communities. Marine Biology 92: 557-562.

Warwick RM and Clarke KR (1994) Relearning the ABC: Taxonomic changes and abundance/biomass relationships in disturbed benthic communities. Marine Biology 118: 739-744.

Warwick RM, Pearson TH, and Ruswahyuni (1987) Detection of pollution effects on marine macrobenthos: Further evaluation of the species abundance/biomass method. Marine Biology 95: 193-200.

Yemane D, Field JG, and Leslie RW (2005) Exploring the effects of fishing on fish assemblages using abundance biomass comparison (ABC) curves. ICES Journal of Marine Science 62: 374-379.

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