Ecosystem Services from Inland Waters and Their Aquatic Ecosystems

  • Karsten RinkeEmail author
  • Philipp Steffen Keller
  • Xiangzhen Kong
  • Dietrich Borchardt
  • Markus Weitere


Inland surface waters (i.e., lakes, reservoirs, running waters, and wetlands) are highly valued ecosystems [1] and are greatly relevant to global biodiversity [2].


Freshwater Global distribution Risks Trade-off Nitrogen retention Management 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Karsten Rinke
    • 1
    Email author
  • Philipp Steffen Keller
    • 1
  • Xiangzhen Kong
    • 2
  • Dietrich Borchardt
    • 3
  • Markus Weitere
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Lake ResearchHelmholtz Centre for Environmental Research–UFZMagdeburgGermany
  2. 2.College of Urban and Environmental SciencesPeking UniversityBeijingChina
  3. 3.Department of Aquatic Ecosystems Analysis and ManagementHelmholtz Centre for Environmental Research–UFZMagdeburgGermany
  4. 4.Department of River EcologyHelmholtz Centre for Environmental Research–UFZMagdeburgGermany

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