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Bledzki, L.A. Rybak, J.I., Freshwater Crustacea of Europe (Cladocera & Copepoda: Calanoida, Cyclopoida). Key to species identification, with notes on ecology, distribution, methods and data analysis. In prep.

Bledzki, L.A., J. Bubier, T. Moore, S. Juutinen,   The role of rotifers in carbon and nitrogen cycling at an ombrotrophic bog. In prep.

Millette, T.L., Bledzki, L.A., An Ecological Reading of Daubigny’s "The Water's Edge, Optevoz" (In Review). [Full text]

PUBLISHED PAPERS, ARTICLES & REPORTS

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2012/2013

Błędzki, L.A.,, Szeroczyńska, K., Puusepp, E.. 2012. The late Holocene appearance of European Bosmina (Eubosmina) thersites (Crustacea, Cladocera) in lakes surrounding the Baltic Sea. Hydrobiologia, DOI 10.1007/s10750-012-1376-6 [Full text - available upon request, or Hydrobiologia on-line]

2011

Błędzki, L.A., Bubier, J., Moulton L.A, Kyker-Snowman,T,. 2011. Downstream effects of beaver ponds on the water quality of New England first- and second-order streams. Ecohydrology, 4, 698–707 (DOI: 10.1002/eco.163) (Published online 27 August 2010 in Wiley Online Library). [Abstract] [Full text - available upon request]

2010

Rybak, J.I., Błędzki, L.A. 2010. Slodkowodne skorupiaki planktonowe. Klucz do oznaczania [Freshwater planktonic crustaceans. The identification key.] (In Polish). Warsaw University Press.366 pp. [Book Info]

2009

Bledzki, L.A. (Lead Author);Nidhi Nagabhatla (Topic Editor) .2009. "Secchi disk". In: Encyclopedia of Earth. Eds. Cutler J. Cleveland (Washington, D.C.: Environmental Information Coalition, National Council for Science and the Environment). [First published in the Encyclopedia of Earth October 15, 2009; Last revised Date October 15, 2009.][Full text]

2008

Bledzki, L.A., 2008. Book review: K. Szeroczyńska, K. and K. Sarmaja-Korjonen. 2007. Atlas of subfossil Cladocera from Central and Northern Europe. Publisher: Friends of the Lower Vistula Society. pp 84, Limnology and Oceanography Bulletin 17: 120. [Full text]

Bledzki, L.A., 2008. Widlonogi (Copepoda), Calanoida. In Bogdanowicz, W., E. Chudzicka, I. Pilipuk & E. Skibinska (eds), Fauna of Poland - characteristics and checklist of species. Muzeum i Instytut Zoologii PAN, Warszawa: v.3, 603 pp: 297-301 & 311.[Full text]

2007

Moore, T,R. Bubier J. L. and Bledzki L.A. 2007. Litter decomposition in temperate peatlands: the effect of substrate and site. Ecosystems, 10: 949-963. [Full text]

Bubier, J.L., Moore, T. R, Bledzki, L.A. . 2007. Effects of nutrient addition on vegetation and carbon cycling in an ombrotrophic bog. Global Change Biology,13: 1168–1186. [Full text]

Bubier, J., T. Moore, and Bledzki.L.A. 2007.  Effects of nutrient addition on vegetation and carbon cycling in an ombrotrophic bog.  Carbon in Peatlands: State of the Art and Future Research, Wageningen, Netherlands. Conference abstract. Symposium on Carbon in Peatlands 15-18 April 2007, Wageningen, NL

Moore, T., J. Bubier, and Bledzki.L.A. 2007. Litter decomposition in temperate peatland ecosystems: the effect of substrate and site.  Carbon in Peatlands: State of the Art and Future Research, Wageningen, Netherlands. Conference abstract. Symposium on Carbon in Peatlands 15-18 April 2007, Wageningen, NL

Bledzki, L.A. 2007. The method of comparison of species richness and species diversity. Part I. Bioskop. 2007. 1: 18-22 (in Polish).

Bledzki, L.A. 2007. The method of comparison of species richness and species diversity. Part II. Application of EcoSim. Bioskop. 2007. 1: 20-23 (in Polish).

2006

Bledzki, L.A. 2006. Graphic data analysis. Graficzna analiza danych. 2006. 1, 24-27 (in Polish)

Bledzki, L.A. 2006. Geometric morphometrics: Geometric shape analysis. Morfometria geometryczna, geometryczna analiza ksztaltu. Bioskop. 2006. 2, 23-24 (in Polish)

Bledzk, L.A. 2006. On the edge of ecology and biotechnology, application of plants in the restoration of degraded environments. Bioskop, 2006. 3, 17-19 (in Polish)

Bledzki, L.A. 2006. Application of nurse plants to increase the restoration efficiency of degraded environments. Bioskop. 2006. 4, 20-21 (in Polish)

2005

Rybak, J.I., Bledzki, L. A. 2005. Copepoda, Cyclopoida: A key for cyclopoid copepods of Poland. (In Polish) [Ful text]

Bledzki, L.A., 2005. Ethnobotany at the medical service. Bioskop, 2005: 22-23. (In Polish)

Bledzki, L.A., 2005. Newtonian and Darwinian approach to the science: Toward the synthesis of the diverse look at the universe by physicists and ecologists. Bioskop, 2005: 23-25. (In Polish)

Bledzki, L.A., 2005. Reference management: How to organize references; work with bibliographies and reference databases. Bioskop, 2005: 20-21. (In Polish)

Bledzki, L. A., 2005. Wetlands at service, Bioskop 2005: 26-27. (In Polish).

2004

Bledzki, L. A., 2004. Zooplankton ecology of Wloclawek Dam Reservoir. (In:) Glogowska, B. & A. Kentzer (eds), Hydrobiologia Torunska: Monografia dorobku prac doktorskich Zakladu Hydrobiologii w latach 1978-2003. Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Mikolaja Kopernika, Torun: 78-80.

Bledzki, L. A. and J. L. Bubier. 2004. Are peatlands a driver of the glacial/interglacial periods? Application of Li-Cor portable CO2 system to evaluate the influence of climate change and nitrogen deposition on peatland ecosystems. Bioskop, 2004 (4): 21-23. (In Polish).

Lotocka, M., Styczynska-Jurewicz, E., Bledzki L. A., 2004. Changes in carotenoid composition in different developmental stages of copepods:Pseudocalanus acuspes Giesbrecht and Acartia spp. Journal of Plankton Research, 26 (2): 159-166 [Ful text]

Bledzki, L. A., 2004. Landscape genetics - new field of science connecting landscape ecology to population genetics. Bioskop 2004 (3): 23-24. (In Polish)

Bledzki, L. A., 2004. Ecological consequences of biotic homogenization. Bioskop 2004 (2): 19-20. (In Polish)

Bledzki, L.A., 2004. American higher education (in Polish). Bioskop, 2004 (1): 20-22.

2003

Bledzki, LA and Ellison A. M. 2003. Diversity of rotifers from northeastern USA bogs with new species records for North America and New England. Hydrobiologia 497:53-62 [Ful text]

Bledzki, L.A., 2003. The third branch of statistics: Bayesian statistics and its great success in American ecology, pharmacy, medicine and fisheries (in Polish). Bioskop, 2003:18-20.

Bledzki, L.A., 2003. Monitoring whaling: molecular genetic tracking of illegal whale hunting (in Polish). Bioskop, 2003:18-19.

Bledzki, L. A. 2003. Bias, deviations and trends in the scientific literature limiting its objectivism (in Polish). Bioskop, 2003,1:16-18

Bledzki, L. A. 2003. Dam removal and river restoration (in Polish). Bioskop,2003, 2:20-21

2002

Bledzki, LA and A.M. Ellison 2002. Nutrients regeneration by rotifers in New England (USA) bogs. Verh.Int.Ver.Limnol., 28 :1328-1331 [Ful text]

Bledzki, L. A. 2002 Nature conservation on the beginning of the third Millennium. (In Polish), Bioskop, 2002,4:13 -13

2001

Bledzki, L. A. and Ellison, A. M. 2001. Nutrients regeneration by rotifers in temperate Northeastern American bogs. 2001. Societas Internationalis Limnologiae, International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology. XXVIII Congress Hosted by Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, Book of Abstracts 21-21 [Abstract]

Bledzki, L. A. 2001, The workshop presentation: "Limnological studies of pitcher plants: Rotifera, Cladocera and Copepoda as Saracenia inquilines community" - at Wakulla Springs, Florida)

2000

Bledzki L. A. and Ellison A. M. 2000. Effects of water retention time on zooplankton of shallow rheolimnic reservoirs. Verh.Internat.Verein.Limnol. 27: 2865-2869 [Ful text]

Kornijow, R. and Bledzki, L. A. 2000. Review: "Pijannowska J. (Ed.) 1999 - An animal in the presence of a predator - freshwater predation ecology (in Polish) Zwierze wobec drapiezcy - ekologia drapieznictwa w srodowisku wodnym - Kosmos 48, 4 (245) : 401-526". Wiad.Ekol., 46:219-221

1999

Kornijow, R. and Bledzki, L. A. 1999. Experimental studies in the ecology of freshwater with consideration of the Polish contribution. Gorniak, A. ed.: Modern trends in hydrobiological research. Acta Hydrobiol.Suppl. 41: 61-71 [Ful text]

Kornijow, R. and Bledzki, L. A. 1999. Experimental study in the limnology with consideration of Polish contribution. (In Polish). Gorniak, A. ed. Bialystok, Zaklad Hydrobiologii Uniwersytetu w Bialymstoku & Zarzad Glowny PTH. Wspolczesne kierunki badan hydrobiologicznych.: 45-60

1998

Bledzki, LA
and A.M. Ellison 1998. Population growth and production of Habrotrocha rosa Donner (Rotifera : Bdelloidea) and its contribution to the nutrient supply of its host, the northern pitcher plant, Sarracenia purpurea L. (Sarraceniaceae). Hydrobiologia, 385:193-200 [Ful text]

Bledzki, L. A., Ellison, A. M. 1998. Effects of water flow rate on zooplankton of shallow rheolimnic reservoirs. 27th Congress of the International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology, Dublin, Ireland, August 8 - 14, 1998, Book of abstracts: 306-306 [Abstract]

1997

Bledzki, L. A., Ellison, A. M. 1997. Are rotifers the basis of functioning of the pitcher plant trap microecosystems? ASLO, Aquatic Science Meeting, Santa Fe, New Mexico, February 10 - 14 1997, Program & Abstracts, p.: 102-102 [Abstract]

Ellison, A. M., Bledzki, L. A. 1997. Biological and chemical characteristics of the lake and stream system on the campus of Mount Holyoke College. An assessment for The Orchards Golf Course. Dept of Biol. Sci., Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA.,p.: 1-22

1996

Ellison, A. M., Bledzki, L. A. 1996. Are Sponge Infaunal Communities Structured? Supplement to The Bulletin of The Ecological Society of America. Providence, Rhode Island, 10 - 14 August 1996. 77(3): 128-128 [Abstract]

1993

Bledzki, L. A
. 1993. Zooplankton of Gosciaz Lake (In Polish). (In:)A site of annually laminated sediments covering 12,000 years. Polish Botanical Studies. Guidebook series. 8: 49-54

1992

Bledzki, L. A
., Bittel, L., Bronisz-Wolnomiejska, D. 1992. Pelagic zooplankton of 11 lakes of Tuchola Forests and 14 lakes of Brodnica Lakeland. Acta UNC, Limnological Papers 17, 3-29 [Ful text]

Gizinski, A., L.A. Bledzki, A. Kentzer, R. Wisniewski, W. Zawislak, J. Zbikowski, R. Zytkowicz. 1992. 22. Abiotic and zoocenotic conditions for the functioning of selected lake ecosystems with various trophic levels. (In:)R.Bohr, A. Nienartowicz, J. Wilkon-Michalska. (Eds.) Some ecological processes of the biological systems in North Poland. Nicholas Copernicus University Press, Torun, p.: 437-479 [Full Text]

Kentzer, A., Zytkowicz, R., Bledzki, L. A. 1992. Phosphorus balance in Wloclawek Reservoir and Druzno, Gosciaz, and W.Parteczyny Lakes. Pol. Hydrobiol. Soc., XV Zjazd Hydrobiol.Pol., Gdansk

Gizinski, A., Bledzki, L. A., Czarnecki, A., Celmer, T., Jarosinski, M., Kentzer, A., Tomaszewski, W. 1992. The influence of the Projected Open - Cast Mining (Patnów IV - Józwin II) on the natural conservation area as well as humans health and life condition (In Polish). N. Copernicus Univ., Torun, p.:1-26

1991

Bledzki, LA
, A. Gizinski, A. Kentzer. 1991. Functioning of the Druzno ecosystem: watershed - lake relations. In: J. Drwal (Ed.), Regional natural - technical system (In Polish). Uniwersytet Gdanski, Gdansk. , p.: 69-86

Bledzki, L. A. 1991. Zooplankton under stress caused by sediment resuspension. Verh.Internat.Verein.Limnol. 24: 1349-1350 [Ful text]

Gizinski, A., L.A. Bledzki, A. Kentzer, M. Rejewski, R. Wisniewski, J. Zbikowski, R. Zytkowicz. 1991. Hydrobiological characteristic of Druzno Lake. Ecosystems recognition and conservation. (In Polish). IMUZ,ART, Elblag - Olsztyn. , p.:151-163

Bledzki, L. A., Gizinski, A. 1991. Prof.J.S.Mikulski (Obituary). Wiad.Ekol. 37(3): 239-241 (In Polish) [Ful text]

1990

Kentzer, A., A. Gizinski, R. Wisniewski, LA Bledzki, J. Zbikowski, R. Zytkowicz. 1990. Phosphorus management in the eutrophic W.Parteczyny Lake. In: Structure and functioning of selected lake ecosystems under human pressure (In Polish).. Wyd. SGGW AR, Warszawa. p:156-166

Zytkowicz, R., LABledzki, A. Gizinski, A. Kentzer, R. Wisniewski, J. Zbikowski. 1990. Wloclawek reservoir. Ecological characteristic of the first reservoir of the planed lowland Vistula River cascade (In Polish). In: Wyd.SGGW AR, Warszawa. , p.: 201-225

Bledzki, L. A. 1990. Tea on waste water (In Polish). Wolne Slowo, Tygodnik Pomorski 2 (8): 2-2

Bledzki, L. A. 1990. Ecomanipulations. Wolne Slowo (In Polish). Tygodnik Pomorski 2 (17): 3-3

Gizinski, A., Bledzki, L. A., Kentzer, A., Wisniewski, R., Zbikowski, J., Zytkowicz, R., Rejewski, M. 1990. Hydrobiological characteristic of Druzno Lake with consideration of lake conserwation (In Polish). N. Copernicus University, Torun, p.:1-60

1989

Bledzki, L. A.
1989. Zooplankton ecology of Wloclawek Reservoir (In Polish). Ph.D.Thesis. N.Copernicus University, Torun., p.: 1-171

Bledzki, L. A.1989. Zooplankton under stress caused by sediment resuspension., Abstract, 24th Congress of the International Association of Theoretical and Applied Limnology, Munich,Germany p.: -181 [Abstract]

Bledzki, L. A. 1989. Carnivorous zooplankton in Wloclawek (In Polish). Pol. Hydrobiol. Soc., XIV Zjazd Hydrobiol.Pol.,Str.Kom., Olsztyn, p.: -16

Gizinski, A., Bledzki, L. A., Kentzer, A., Wisniewski, R., Zytkowicz, R. 1989. Hydrobiological characteristic of the lowland, rheolimnic Wloclawek Reservoir on the Vistula River. Ekol.Pol. 37(3/4): 359-403 [Full text]

Gizinski, A., Bledzki, L. A., Kentzer, A., Wisniewski, R., Zbikowski, J., Zytkowicz, R. 1989. An assessment of the state and development possibilities of hydrobiological structures in Druzno Lake - Report (In Polish). N. Copernicus University, Torun, p.:1-110

Napiorkowski, P. & Bledzki, L. A. 1989. Influence of bottom sediment resuspension on zooplankton (Daphnia magna) (In Polish). Pol. Hydrobiol. Soc., XIV Zjazd Hydrobiol.Pol.,Str.Kom., Olsztyn, p.: 148-149

Wiíniewski, R., Bledzki, L. A. 1989. Factor influencing the microspatial zooplankton and oxygen heterogeneity in Wloclawek dam reservoir. Arch.Hydrobiol.Beih.,Ergebnisse der Limnologie 33: 3-8 [Full Text]

1988

Bledzki, L. A., Szarowski, L. 1988. The nutrition of 2-year-old bighead carp (Aristichthys nobilis (Rich.)) in ponds. Acta Hydrobiol. 30(3/4): 411-419 [Ful text]

Bledzki, L. A., Kentzer, A. 1988. Hydrobiological characteristics of selected lakes of Tuchola (In Polish). Torun, Bydgoszcz. I Konferencja Naukowa, UMK, ATR., p.: 20-27

Bledzki, L. A. 1988. Changes of the riverine zooplankton during and after passing through eutrophic Wloclawek Dam Reservoir. Kesztely, Hungary. Third International Conference on the Conservation and Management of Lakes, "Balaton'88"., p.: 37-37

Gizinski, A., Bledzki, L. A., Kentzer, A., Wisniewski, R., Zbikowski, J., Zytkowicz, R. 1988. An assessment of the state and development possibilities of hydrobiological structures in Druzno Lake - Report (In Polish). N. Copernicus University, Torun, p.: 1-70

1987

Bledzki, L. A. 1988. Cladoceran remains analysis in sediments of Lake Strazym (Brodnica Lake District). Acta Palaeobotanica 27(1): 311-317 [Ful text]

- Wisniewski, R., Bledzki, L. A. 1987. Factors influencing the microspatial zooplankton and oxygen heterogeneity in Wloclawek reservoir. In: Brandl, Z. and Straskrabova, V. (Eds.).C.Budejovice,Czechoslovakia. Abstracts International Conference on Reservoir Limnology and Water Quality., p.: 153-153 [Abstract]

Gizinski, A., Bledzki, L. A., Kentzer, A., Wisniewski, R., Zbikowski, J., Zytkowicz, R. 1987. An assessment of the state and development possibilities of hydrobiological structures in Druzno Lake - Report (In Polish). N. Copernicus University, Torun, p.: 1-70

Gizinski, A., Bledzki, L. A., Kentzer, A., Wisniewski, R., Zytkowicz, R. 1987. An assessment of the influence of the Projected Nuclear Power Plant "Bobrowniki" on the ecosystem of the Projected Ciechocinek (In Polish). Governmental Department of Environmental Protection, Warsaw & N. Copernicus University, Torun, p.:1-16

1986

Bledzki, L. A.
1986. Spatial and temporal heterogeneity of reservoir zooplankton (In Polish). Pol. Hydrobiol. Soc., XIII Zjazd Hydrobiol.Pol.,Str.Kom., Szczecin, p.: 14-15

Gizinski, A., Kentzer, A., Wisniewski, R., Zytkowicz, R., Bledzki, L. A. 1986. The report of the ecological disaster in Wloclawek Reservoir on Jun.21 - 23 (In Polish). Governmental Department of Environmental Protection, Warsaw & N. Copernicus University, Torun, p.:1- 6

1985

Gizinski, A., Bledzki, L. A., Donderski, W., Kentzer, A., Wisniewski, R., Zytkowicz, R. 1985. Hydrobiological criteria for Nuclear Power Plant localization on Polish lakes and (In Polish). Governmental Department of Environmental Protection, Warsaw & N. Copernicus University, Torun, p.:1-30

Pawlik, M., Bledzki, L. A., Kentzer, A., Wisniewski, R. 1985. Hydrobiological assessment of the state of the Radeckie Lake (In Polish). NOT [Chief Technical Organization], Torun, p.: 1-6

1984

Gizinski, A., Bledzki, L. A., Kentzer, A., Wisniewski, R., Zytkowicz, R. 1984. The assessment of the influence of the Projected Nuclear Power Plant "Kujawy" on the biological life in Wloclawek Reservoir (In Polish). Governmental Department of Environmental Protection, Warsaw & N. Copernicus University, Torun, p.:1-25

1983

Bledzki, L. A.
, Kruk-Dowgiallo, L. 1983. Long-term changes of the benthos structure of the Puck Bay (In Polish). Czlowiek i Srodowisko 7(1/2): 79-93

Bledzki, L. A., Wisniewski, R.1983. The possibility of the respirometer application on in situ zooplankton research (In Polish). Pol. Hydrobiol. Soc., XII Zjazd Hydrobiol.Pol.,Str.Kom., Lublin, p.: -47

Bledzki, L. A. 1983. Zooplankton of Wloclawek reservoir (In Polish). Pol. Hydrobiol. Soc., XII Zjazd Hydrobiol.Pol.,Str.Kom., Lublin, p.: 46-47

1982

Bledzki, L. A. 1982. Baltic Sea environmental monitoring: zoobenthos as an exponent of pollutions (In Polish). Report. Institute of Environmental Protection, Gdansk., p.: 1-20

1981

Ciszewski, P., Ciszewska, I., Kruk-Dowgiallo, L., Knapik, A., Bledzki, L. A. 1981. Program and realization of the Baltic See environmental monitoring in 1979 (In Polish). Biuletyn IKS 8: 3-6

1979
Ciszewski, P., Bledzki, L. A., Ciszewska, I., Kruk-Dowgiallo, L., Knapik, A. 1979. A study of the environmental development of the sea-side Park Landscape. Part 1. Water environmental estimation. Part2. Water environment degradation (In Polish). Institute of Environmental Protection, Gdansk. p.: 1-159

Bledzki, L. A. 1979. The nutrition of bighead carp (Aristichthys nobilis (Rich.)) with different dense of carp (Cyprinus carpio L.) stocks and estimation of zooplankton elimination (In Polish). Pol. Hydrobiol. Soc., XI Zjazd Hydrobiol.Pol.,Str.Kom., Lodz, p.: -13

1978

Bledzki, L. A.
1978. Zooplankton of Ciche, Strazym and Plowez lakes (In Polish). M.Sc.Thesis. N.Copernicus University, Torun, p.:1- 46


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