††††† The Mersey Estuary ó Naturally Ours
††††† Contains a series of contributions written for the Mersey Estuary Conservation† Group
∑ Curtis, M. and Baker-Schommer, M. (Editors), 2003. The Mersey Estuary - Naturally††
††††† Ours.† National Museums Liverpool.† Available from the museum, bookshops, visitor†
††††† centres and MECG members.
†Map.† Economic History.† Recent Changes in the Ecology of the Mersey Estuary.† The Saltmarshes.†
An Introduction to the Natural History of the† Mersey Estuary (by the late Eric Hardy).† Wildfowl and
Waders, Gulls and Terns.† The Mersey Estuary - a National & International Perspective of its
Legal Protection for Wildlife.† The Influence of Man on the Estuary.† Into the Future.† References.† Species Index.†
FIGURES:† Surface Geology of the Mersey Basin.† Sea Level Changes.† Natural Vegetation Zones.† Soil Classification.†
Development of the Dock System in Liverpool.† Sections of the Mersey Estuary.† Approximate Position of the Low Water Channel. Dissolved Oxygen, Biochemical Oxygen, Ammonia at two Sites in the Mersey Estuary.† Peak Counts and Changes over the years for 17 species of Wildfowl and Waders.† Migration Flight Lines.
†Milestone Events in the Recent History of the Mersey Estuary.† Invertebrate Data for the Mersey Estuary.†† National / International
Importance of the Mersey for Wintering Birds.† Activities Threatening Estuaries.†††† †††