This report presents the results of three years of research toward developing a new tool for bioassessment in north-central British Columbia. This new tool utilizes benthic invertebrate communities and multi-variety statistical modelling to assess the health of stream ecosystems.
Perrin, C. J., Bennett, S.A.; Linke, S.; Downie, A.J.; Tamblyn, G.; Ells, B.; Sharpe, I.; Bailey, R.C.. 2007. Bioassessment of Streams in North-central British Columbia Using the Reference Condition Approach. Ministry of Environment