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Unpublished presentations at scientific conferences

Feldbacher, E; Schmutz, S; Weigelhofer, G; Hein, T; Supersite Consortium (2020): Enhancing River-Sea System Understanding by providing insights into headwaters – The Upper Danube Austria Supersite of DANUBIUS-RI.

EGU 2020, MAY 4-8, 2020, Vienna (online)

Hayes, D.S., Brändle, J., Seliger, C., Zeiringer, B., Ferreira, T., Schmutz, S. (2019): Ökologisch funktionsfähige Abflussmengen.

5. BOKU Nachhaltigkeitstag 2019, APR, 10, 2019, Vienna, AUSTRIA

Schinegger, R.; Hayes, D.; Schmutz, S.; Koller-Kreimel, V.; (2019): Implementation of environmental legislation: E-flows under the EU Water Framework Directive.

IEWP Workshop Environmental Flows Assessment and Implementation for India - Exchanging Indian, European and International Experiences, 21.-22.10.2019, Delhi

Schinegger, R., Schmutz, S. (2019): MARS scientific results & implications for River Basin Management.

IHG Science Lunch, 09.01.2019, Wien

Schinegger, R.; Üblacker, M.; Schmutz, S.; Daniel, W.; Herrman, K.; Infante, D. (2019): Effects of human landscape stressors on fluvial fish assemblages across European and United States’ freshwater ecoregions.

6th Biennial Symposium of the International Society for River Science (ISRS), 8.-13.9.2019, Wien

Hayes, D.S.; Greimel, F.; Haslauer, M.; Fuhrmann, M.; Zeiringer, B.; Höller, N.; Friedrich, T.; Hauer, C.; Ferreira, T.; Schmutz, S. (2018): Response of juvenile salmonids to hydropeaking along a morphological gradient. [Poster]

48th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of Germany, Austria and Switzerland, SEP 10-14, 2018, Vienna, AUSTRIA

Hein, T ; Schmid, M; Stoeglehner, G; Ertl, T; Graf, W; Habersack, H; Haidvogl, G; Hauer, C; Laaha, G; Langergraber, G; Muhar, S; Schmid, E; Schmutz, S; Schulz, K; Weigelhofer, G; Winiwarter, V; Zechmeister-Boltenstern, S; Zunabovic-Pichler, M (2018): Human River Systems in the 21st century (HR21) – a new interdisciplinary Doctoral School addressing riverine landscapes as dynamic socio-ecological systems.

48. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Ökologie (GfÖ), SEP 10 - 14, Vienna, AUSTRIA

Schinegger, R., Schülting, L., Schmutz, S., Birk, S., Solheim, A.L. (2018): MARS Guidance document for river basin managers and other sectors on how to best assess and mitigate impacts of multiple pressures .

Final conference of the EU research project MARS: "Managing multiple stress for multiple benefits in aquatic ecosystems" , 15.-18.01.2018, Brussels

Schinegger, R.; Schülting, L.; Schmutz, S.; Solheim, A.L.; Birk, S.; Hering D.; et al. (2018): MARS scientific results & implications for River Basin Management.

16th Standing Working Group Meeting of the ICPDR , 19.-20.06.2018, Regensburg

Schinegger, R.; Üblacker, M.; Schmutz, S.; Daniel, W.M.; Herreman, K.; Infante, D.M; (2018): The Impacts of Human Stressors on Riverine Fish Communities – a Cross-Continental Analysis of European and United States Freshwater Ecoregions .

148th American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting , August 19-23, 2018, Atlantic City, NJ

Hayes, D.S.; Seliger, C.; Zeiringer, B.; Schmutz, S. (2017): Establishing holistic environmental flows based on ecological functions and processes of alpine floodplain river ecosystems. [Poster]

10th Symposium for European Freshwater Sciences, JUL 2-7, 2017, Olomouc, CZECH REPUBLIC

Matt, P., S. Schmutz, H. Habersack (2017): Schwallsanierung in Österreich: ein gemeinsamer Weg.

ÖWAV Seminar "Schwall und Sunk - Integrative Sanierungslösungen. , , 20.6.2017, Wien.

Melcher, A; Rauch, P; Pletterbauer, F; Schmutz, S. (2017): Impacts on water temperature in pre-alpine streams and their ecological consequences on fish.

EIFAAC International Symposium. Adaptation of inland fisheries and aquaculture to climate change , SEP 3 – 6.09, 2017, Stare Jabłonki

Pfleger, M., S. Schmutz (2017): Integrative Schwallsanierung.

ÖWAV Seminar "Schwall und Sunk - Integrative Sanierungslösungen, 20.6.2017, Wien

Schmutz , S., C. Seliger, S. Scheikl, S. Fleck, R. Schinegger, J. Neubarth, C. Walder & S. Muhar (2017): HY:CON - A strategic tool for balancing hydropower development & conservation needs. .

GIZ Workshop, 5.9.2017, Vienna

Schmutz, S. (2017): Herausforderungen bei der Sanierung der Fließgewässer in Österreich.

ÖKF Seminar, 21-22.4.2017, Linz

Schmutz, S. (2016): Mitigation of hydropower impacts in Austrian rivers.

Congrès SHF - HydroES 2016 , MÄR, 16-17, Grenoble

Schmutz, S. (2016): Standards in fish passage solutions .

Fish pass workshop, Ministry of Environment and Water , APR, 6., Sofia

Schmutz, S; Seliger, C; Zeiringer, B; (2016): Impacts of Case Study Scenarios and Mitigation Techniques - Fisheries and Aquatic Ecology.

ISH0306 - Development of Guidelines for Hydropower Environmental Impact mitigation and Risk Management in the Lower Mekong Mainstream and Tributaries - Regional Workshop - 2nd Interim Phase, OCT 20-21, 2016, Vientiane, LAO PDR

Zeiringer, B; Führer, S; Grigull, M; Pinter, K; Pröll, F; Unfer, G; Auer, S; Jungwirth, M; Schmutz, S (2016): Fish passage through a hydrodynamic double-screw: an alternative solution for restoring river connectivity.

Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Limnologie und der SIL Austria, SEP 26-30, 2016, Vienna, Austria

Lillehammer, L; Seliger, C; Schmutz, S; Zeiringer, B. (2015): Risk Assessment and General Project Mitigation Options – Aquatic Ecology and Fisheries .

Development of Guidelines for Hydropower Environmental Impact Mitigation and Risk Management in the Lower Mekong Mainstream and Tributaries - National Workshop, 1st Interim Phase, Nov 18-19, 2015, Phnom Pengh

S. Schmutz (2015): Assessing pressures from hydropower and their possible cumulative effects on riverine systems.

Environmental Impact Assessment for Cumulative Impacts of Hydropower, 29.01.2015, Tblisi

Schinegger, R.; Seliger, C.; Scheikl, S.; Muhar, S.; Schmutz, S.; (2015): "Harmonizing Hydropower Exploitation and Conservation of Riverine Ecosystems/Freshwater Fish Habitats: Best-Practice Examples and Lessons Learned from Europe".

American Fisheries Society (AFS) 145th Annual Conference in , August 16th to 20th 2015., Portland (Oregon)

Schinegger, R.; Seliger, C.; Scheikl, S.; Muhar, S; Schmutz, S; (2015): "Ecological Criteria for Measuring River Health and the Prioritization of Conservation Measures – Examples from Europe/the Alps”.

Weekly Seminar Series - Center for Systems Integration and Sustainability, Michigan State University, 22.09.2015, East Lansing

Schinegger, R.; Seliger, C.; Scheikl, S.; Muhar, S; Schmutz, S; (2015): "The influence of human stressors on riverine fish assemblages - Lessons learned from cross-continental comparisons between Europe and the United States (CROSSFISH)".

Weekly Seminar Series - Grad Student Organization - Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, 09.12.2015, East Lansing

Schmutz, S. (2015): Implementation of green hydropower standards in Austria and the European Union towards sustainable development.

Annual Meeting of Chinese Small Hydropower Association , NOV, 6., Nanjing

Schmutz, S. (2015): Integrative Restauration von Fließgewässern: Wasserkraft in Wechselwirkung mit anderen Belastungen .

Arbeitsgemeinschaft Alpine Wasserkraft e.V.(AGAW) Wasserkraft im Wettbewerb , JUN, 25-26, Innsbruck

Schmutz, S. (2015): 15 Jahre Wasserrahmenrichtlinie aus Sicht der “Forschung“.

Fachtagung 2015 des Österreichischen Komitees der Internationalen Arbeitsgemeinschaft Donauforschung Themenbereich „Mensch – Umweltinteraktion“ Schwerpunkt: Bilanz Wasserrahmenrichtlinie nach 15 Jahren, Juni 19, 2015, Wien

Schmutz, S; Mostafavi, H. (2015): Integrated river basin management - Impacts and restoration .

WS on river basin management, Department of Energy, DEC 8, 2015, Khozestan

Schmutz, S.; Muhar, S. (2015): Schutz ökologisch sensibler Fließgewässer - Konzepte und nationale Fallbeispiele.

Wasserkraftausbau - Steigerungspotenziale in Österreich - Nutzung und Schutz der Gewässer, MÄR, 3., Linz

Schmutz, S.;Mielach, C. (2015): Review of Existing Research on Fish Passage through Large Dams and its Applicability to Mekong Mainstream Dams.

Fish passage Workshop Mekong River Commission, JUN, 16-17, Vientianne

Schmutz, Stefan (2015): State of the art – technical mitigation - Connectivity for aquatic species.

World Hydropower Conference , 20 Mai 2015, Peking

Seliger, C; Schmutz, S; Zeiringer, B (2015): General Project Mitigation Options – Aquatic Ecology and Fisheries.

Development of Guidelines for Hydropower Environmental Impact Mitigation and Risk Management in the Lower Mekong Mainstream and Tributaries - National Workshop, 1st Interim Phase , AUG 17-18, 2015, Bangkok, THAILAND

Stefan Schmutz, Auer Stefan, Franz Paul Horn, Bernhard Zeiringer (2015): Auswirkungen von Schwall und Sunk auf die Gewässerökologie .

Speicher und Pumpspeicherkraftwerke - Nachhaltige Innovationen für die Volkswirtschaft, OKT, 21, Graz

Kremser, H; Schinegger, R; Muhar, S; Schmutz, S (2014): AIM WP 5 - Setting the scene for the Alpine Space Programme 2014+ for water & energy. .

AIM Partner & Stakeholder Meeting, FEB 12-13, 2014, Ljubljana

S. Schmutz (2014): Stream rehabilitation – how do we measure success?.

Restoration workshop, 10.11.2014, Haifa

S. Schmutz, G. Unfer, B. Zeiringer (2014): Innovative Lösungen zur Fischgängigkeit in Österreich.

Fischwanderung in genutzten Gewässern Herausforderungen und Lösungen , 30.-31.10.2014, Biel

Scheikl, S; Mielach, C; Schmutz, S; Schinegger, R; Neubarth, J; Walder, C; Muhar, S (2014): Enhancing transparency in hydropower development– a strategic approach to balance conflicting aims of energy provision and conservation.

European River Restoration Conference - ERRC 2014, OCT 27-29, 2014, Vienna, AUSTRIA

Schinegger, R.; Kremser, H.; Muhar, S.; Schmutz, S.; (2014): "AIM Work Package 5 - Setting the scene for the next project generation 2014+ (in context of the water-energy nexus)" .

AIM Final transnational seminar , 25.11.2014, Mestre

Schinegger, R; Kremser, H; Muhar, S; Schmutz, S (2014): AIM – Alpine space in Movement targeted to water & energy capitalization .

Natura 2000 Biogeographical Process - Alpine River Restoration Workshop , SEP 4, 2014, Zvolen

Schinegger, R; Kremser, H; Muhar, S; Schmutz, S (2014): AIM WP 5 - Setting the scene for the Alpine Space Programme 2014+ for water & energy..

AIM Partner & Stakeholder Meeting, OCT 8-9, 2014, Megève

Schinegger, R; Kremser, H; Muhar, S; Schmutz, S; Šantl, S; Bizjak, A; Marovt, L (2014): WATER-ENERGY NEXUS in the alps: from a river conservation and restoration perspective.

ERRC 2014, OCT 27, 2014, Vienna

Schinegger, R; Kremser, H; Muhar, S; Schmutz,S (2014): AIM WP5 - Setting the scene for the next project generation 2014+ (in context of the water-energy nexus) .

AIM Partner Meeting & Final Transnational Seminar, NOV 25-26, 2014, Mestre

Schinegger, R.; Kremser, H.; Schmutz, S.; Muhar, S.; (2014): AIM WP 5 - Setting the scene for the Alpine Space Programme 2014+ for water & energ.

AIM Partner & Stakeholder Meeting, 11.-12.06.2014, München

Schinegger, R.; Schmutz, S.; Muhar, S., Mostafavi, H., (2014): Ecological criteria for measuring river health and prioritizing conservation measures - Examples from Europe / the Alpine Arc .

Invited Seminar - Conservation International, 08.05.2014, Arlington, VA

Schmutz S., Mielach C. (2014): Challenges for fish pass solutions in large, multi-species rivers .

World's Large Rivers, 21-25.7.2014, Manaus

Stefan Schmutz, Stefan Auer, Nora Fohler, Thomas Friedrich, Franz Greimel, Mathias Jungwirth, Andreas Melcher, Bernhard Zeiringer (2014): Einfluss von Schwall auf Fische und Konzepte der Sanierung.

6. Expertentag ,,Schwall und Sunk: Forschungsstand & Ausblick" , MAI 20.-21.,2014, Wassercluster, Lunz am See

Stefan Schmutz, Thomas Friedrich, Franz Greimel, Mathias Jungwirth, Andreas Melcher, Günther Unfer, Bernhard Zeiringer (2014): Response of fish assemblages to hydrological and morphological alterations in hydro-peaking rivers .

10th Intern. Symposium on Ecohydraulics, 23-27.7.2015, Trondheim

Zeiringer, B; Fohler, N; Auer, S; Greimel, F; Jungwirth, M; Schmutz, S (2014): HyTEC: Schwallexperimente 2012 - 2014.

6. Expertentag "Schwall und Sunk: Forschungsstand & Ausblick", MAI 20-21, 2014, Wassercluster, Lunz am See

Muhar, S.; Schinegger, R.; Fleck, S.; Schülting, L., Schmutz, S.: (2013): Scientific foundations for identifying ecologically sensitive river stretches of the Alpine Arc.

Interim Workshop, 29.05.2013, Innsbruck

Muhar, S.; Schinegger, R.; Fleck, S.; Schülting, L., Schmutz, S.: (2013): Scientific foundations for identifying ecologically sensitive river stretches of the Alpine Arc.

Final Workshop, 27.11.2013, Innsbruck

Schinegger, R.; Kremser, H.; Schmutz, S.; Muhar, S. (2013): AIM WP 5 - Setting the scene for the Alpine Space Programme 2014+ for water & energy.

AIM Kick-off Meeting & Stakeholder Brainstorming Seminar, 21.-22.11.2013, Wien

Schmutz, S (2013): Eco-management of river basins.

2013 Conference of Chinese Ichthyological Society for Young Scientists, 03.11.2013, Chongqing

Schmutz, S (2013): Fish as indicators for eco-management of river basins.

Seminar IHB, 06.11.2013, Wuhan

Schmutz, S (2013): Funktion der Durchgängigkeit für potamodrome Populationen.

Forum Fischschutz und Fischabstieg, 25.04.2013, Koblenz

Schmutz, S (2013): Schwall und Sunk - Bereich Gewässerökologie.

Wasserkraft - Quo vadis NGP?, 26.11.2013, Wien

Stefan Schmutz, Florian Pletterbauer & Andreas Melcher (2013): Effekte des Klimawandels auf die Fischfauna im Donauraum .

Fachtagung des Österreichischen Komitees der Internationalen Arbeitsgemeinschaft Donauforschung zum Themenbereich „Mensch – Umweltinteraktion“ Schwerpunkt Klimawandel , 7.6.2013, BOKU - Wien

Stefan Schmutz, Thomas Friedrich, Wolfram Graf, Franz Greimel, Mathias Jungwirth, Helga Kremser, Patrik Leitner, Andreas Melcher, Bernhard Zeiringer (2013): Hydrologie schwallbeeinflusster Strecken und ökologische Auswirkungen.

Sachverständigentagung 2013 , 23.-24.5.2013, Götzis, Vorarlberg

Greimel, F.; Melcher, A.H.; Schmutz, S. (2012): Natural and artificial peaking identification and classification . [Poster]

CEDREN Annual Seminar Renewable Energy, APR 25-26, 2012, Trondheim, NORWAY

Melcher, AH; Graf, W; Greimel, F; Friedrich, T; Schmutz, S; G. Unfer; Jungwirth, M (2012): Schwall und Sunk. Wie geht es weiter?.

FIBER Seminar an der Messe Fischen Jagen Schiessen. Die neue Gewässerschutzgesetzgebung in der Schweiz. Kongresszentrum BERNEXPO, FEB 18, 2012, Bern, SWITZERLAND

Schinegger, R; Trautwein, C; Schmutz, S; (2012): Pressure specific and multiple pressure response of fish assemblages in European running waters.

Department Day WAU - Water-Atmosphere-Environment, 18.06.2012, Wien

Schinegger, R.; Trautwein, C.; Steel, A.; Schmutz S.; (2012): The LANDSCAPE-PRESSURE-FISH-CASCADE: Outcomes & Results.

Austrian SIL Meeting 2012, 27.-29.6. 2012, Pörtschach

Schmutz, S (2012): Eco-master planning: Could an ecosystem master plan be used as a starting point for defining hydropower plan?.

Towards the sustainability of hydropower in the Mekong Region: Options for improved project design and technologies, FEB 16-17, 2012, Bangkok, THAILAND

Schmutz, S (2012): Fishes, do they ever come back?.

XIV European Congress of Ichthyology, JULY 3-8, 2012, LIÈGE, Belgium

Schmutz, S; (2012): Die Bedeutung von Fischschutz und Fischabstieg für intakte Fischpopulationen.

Forum Fischschutz und Fischabstieg - Auftaktveranstaltung , APR 26, 2012, Bonn, GERMANY

Schmutz, S; (2012): Hydropeaking effects on young fish: new results from an experimental channel -HyTEC.

4th International Conference "Water in the Alps" Sustainable Hydropower - Strategies for the Alpine Region, OCT 22-23, 2012, Munich, GERMANY

Schmutz, S; (2012): Hydropeaking impacts and solutions - new research methods in Austria (HyTEC Lunz).

International Workshop on Hydropeaking, JUN 19, 2012, Zurich, SWITZERLAND

Schmutz, S; (2012): Was bringt die Durchgänigkeit für den guten Zustand?.

Fischaufstiegshilfen Neue Anforderungen und Erfahrungen aus der Praxis, OCT 25, 2012, Vienna, AUSTRIA

Schmutz, S; Schinegger, R; (2012): Environmental Impacts of Hydropower Production - How can we avoid/mitigate negative effects on the aquatic system?.

Switching on India's Power Future - HydroVision India, APR 19-21, 2012, New Delhi, INDIA

Zeiringer, B.; Fuchshuber, S.; Jungwirth, M.; Greimel, F.; Unfer, G.; Melcher, A.; Schmutz, S. (2012): The new Austrian hydro-morphological and temperature experimental channel HyTEC. [Poster]

CEDREN Annual Seminar Renewable Energy, APR 25-26, 2012, Trondheim, NORWAY

Zeiringer, B.; Melcher, A.H.; Mielach, C.; Schinegger, R.; Schmutz, S. (2012): Environmental flow - habitat modellig. Case studies from Austria.

Eco Management, Water Flow Target Workshop , APR 22-23, 2012, Trondheim. NORWAY

Habersack, H., Wagner, B., Hauer, C., Jäger, E., Krapesch, G., Strahlhofer, L., Volleritsch, M., Holzapfel, P., Schmutz, S., Schinegger, R., Pletterbauer, F., Formayer, H., Gerersdorfer, T., Pospichal, B., Prettenthaler, F., Steiner, D., Köberl, J., Rogler, N. (2011): DSS_KLIM:EN: Decision Support System zur Beurteilung der Wechselwirkungen zwischen Klimawandel, Energie aus Wasserkraft und Ökologie.

, 12. Österreichischer Klimatag - Klima, Klimawandel, Auswirkungen und Anpassung in Österreich, SEPT 21-22, 2011, Vienna, AUSTRIA

Melcher, AH, Schinegger, R., Mielach, C., Schmutz S. (2011): Environmental impacts of hydropower production - How can we avoid/mitigate negative effects on the aquatic system?.

Norwegian Residence Seminar: Renewable sources of energy (hydropower and bio-energy) in Austria and Norway, Nov 03, 2011, Vienna

Melcher A.H., T. Cassidy, W. Graf, F. Greimel, G. Unfer, B. Zeiringer, S. Schmutz (2011): Hydropeaking - Refreshing News from Austria.

, Centre for Environmental Design of Renewable Energy (Cedren - EnviPEAK) Researcher Meeting, JUN 21, 2011, Trondheim

Schinegger, R., Trautwein C., Melcher, AH, Schmutz, S. (2011): Multivariate approach in linking fish assemblage metrics to human impacts in European rivers.

1. Biometrischen Seminar im WS 2011/12 des Institut für Angewandte Statistik & EDV, BOKU, Nov 30, 2011, Wien

Schinegger, R., Trautwein, C., Schmutz, S. (2011): How do human pressures influence the European Fish Fauna? A comparative view of European fish- and eco regions..

, NOAA Monster Seminar JAM, NW Fisheries Science Center, MAY 26, 2011, Seattle, Washington

Schinegger, R., Trautwein, C., Schmutz S., (2011): How do human pressures influence the European Fish Fauna? A comparative view of European fish- and eco regions..

, Invited seminar, Juneau Forest Service Lab, US Forest Service, JUN 20, 2011, Juneau, Alaska

Schinegger, R., Trautwein, C., Steel, E.A., Schmutz, S. (2011): Untangling the relationship between fish metrics, environmental gradients and human pressures in European running waters.

, 2nd Biennial ISRS Symposium, International Society for River Science, AUG, 8-12, 2011, Berlin, Germany

Schmutz, S; (2011): Ecologically orientated river basin management.

Presentation at the Shahid Beheshti University, OCT 22, 2011, Tehran, IRAN

Schmutz, S; (2011): Ecologically orientated river basin management.

Presentation at the Department of Water Resources Management of Isfahan, OCT 19, 2011, Isfahan, IRAN

Schmutz, S; (2011): Ecologically orientated river basin management.

Presentation at the Shiraz University, OCT 19, 2011, Shiraz, IRAN

Schmutz, S; (2011): Ecologically orientated river basin management.

Presentation at the Malayer University, OCT 15, 2011, Malayer, IRAN

Schmutz, S; (2011): Flüsse im Spannungsfeld der Interessen - Ist ein umweltgerechter Ausbau möglich? .

Ausbau der Wasserkraft - Sind die aktuellen ökologischen und energiewirtschaftlichen Rahmenbedingungen ein Investitionsanreiz?, DEZ 5-7, 2011, Vienna, AUSTRIA

Schmutz, S; (2011): Neue Herausforderungen in der angewandten Gewässerökologie.

DGL/SIL-Jahrestagung, SEPT 12-16, 2011, München, Deutschland

Schmutz, S; (2011): Podiumsdiskussion: Flüsse im Spannungsfeld der Interessen - Ist ein umweltgerechter Ausbau möglich?.

Ausbau der Wasserkraft - Sind die aktuellen ökologischen und energiewirtschaftlichen Rahmenbedingungen ein Investitionsanreiz?, DEZ 5-7, 2011, Vienna, AUSTRIA

Schmutz S.; (2011): Herausforderungen bei der Herstellung der fischökologischen Durchgängigkeit - Kriterien und Bewertungsansätze.

, 2. Kolloquium - Monitoring, Funktionskontrollen und Qualitätssicherung an Fischaufstiegsanlagen, JUNI 7-8, 2011, Koblenz, GERMANY

Schmutz S.; (2011): Hydropower and Environment.

, SEE Hydropower - Seminar addressed to stakeholders of hydropower target groups in Romania, MAY 18-19, 2011, Tulcea, ROMANIA

Schmutz S.; Pletterbauer F.; Melcher A.; (2011): Klimawandel - Gibt es Auswirkungen auf die Fischfauna und Fischerei in Mitteleuropa?.

, 22. SVK-Fischereitagung, MARCH 28-29, 2011, Künzell bei Fulda, GERMANY

Schmutz, S; Wiesner, C; Preis, S; Muhar, S; Jungwirth, M; Unfer, G; (2011): Habitat Fragmentation and Degradation Driving Danube Salmon (Hucho hucho) to Extinction.

AFS 141st Annual Meeting, SEPT 4-8, 2011, Seattle, USA

Trautwein, C., Schinegger, R., Schmutz, S. (2011): How do landuse and other human pressures influence the European fish fauna? Identifying the Landscape-Pressure-Fish-Cascade.

, Seminar Series, Oregon State University, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife & Environmental Protection Agency, JUN, 8, 2011, Corvallis, Oregon

Florian Pletterbauer, Andreas Melcher, Stefan Schmutz (2010): Various aspects in fish distribution models.

, Workshop on Climate Change, Invasive Species and Biodiversity Trends, JUL 12-14,2010, Toulouse

Schmutz, S. (2010): Fischpässe und Gewässerdurchgängigkeit: Stand des Wissens und Defizite.

, Ausbau und Revitalisierung der Wasserkraft, 25-26.1.2010, Wien

Schmutz S.; (2010): Hydro-peaking in Austria – Problems and possibilities .

, EnviPEAK user meeting/field trip, JUNE 9, 2010, Trondheim, NORWAY

Schmutz S.; (2010): Hydropower and Environment.

, Renewable Energy Research Conference - Renewable Energy Beyond 2020, JUNE 7-8, 2010, Trondheim, NORWAY

Schmutz S.; (2010): Restoration case studies in Austria.

, Forecaster Project: End-user meeting - Stream physical restoration: Syntheses and methods for basin management, JUNE 2-4, 2010, Lyon, FRANCE

Zitek, A., Eberstaller, J., Schmutz S. (2010): Österreichischer Leitfaden zum Bau von Fischaufstiegshilfen (FAH`s).

, Arbeitskreis Ökologie, BMLFUW, 18.05.2010, Wien

Haidvogl Gertrud, Mathias Jungwirth, Stefan Schmutz, Felix Seebacher, Jürgen Eberstaller (2009): WRRL konforme Beurteilung von Laufstauen anhand der Fischfauna – Weiterentwicklung des MIRR Fallbeispiels Traisen.

, Informationstag Traisen, 18. November 2009, St. Pölten

Melcher, A., P. Bady, K. Battes, M. Beers, J. Belliard, P. Bohman, T. Buijse, I.G. Cowx, T. Ferreira, D. Garcia de Jalon, J. Gortázar, G. Haidvogl, B. Halasi-Kovács, S. Holzer, M. Logez, G. Maio, R.A.A. Noble, D. Pont, P. Prus, J.M. Santos, E. Schager, R. Schinegger, N. Schotzko, P. Segurado, T. Sutela, C. Trautwein, T. Vehanen, W. Wisniewolski, C. Wolter and S. Schmutz (2009): Taxa and guild classification of European Fish Species for use in Fish-Based Assessments.

, International symposium on Improving the ecological status of fish communities in inland waters, MAR 31 - APR 2, 2009, Hull, United Kingdom

Melcher, A., P. Bady, K. Battes, M. Beers, J. Belliard, P. Bohman, T. Buijse, I.G. Cowx, T. Ferreira, D. Garcia de Jalon, J. Gortázar, G. Haidvogl, B. Halasi-Kovács, S. Holzer, M. Logez, G. Maio, R.A.A. Noble, D. Pont, P. Prus, J.M. Santos, E. Schager, R. Schinegger, N. Schotzko, P. Segurado, T. Sutela, C. Trautwein, T. Vehanen, W. Wisniewolski, C. Wolter and S. Schmutz (2009): Taxa and Guild Classification of European Fish Species for Use in Fish-Based Assessments.

, International symposium on Improving the ecological status of fish communities in inland waters , MAR 31 - APR 2, 2009, Hull

Schinegger R., A. Melcher, C. Trautwein & S. Schmutz (2009): PRESSURE ANALYSIS IN EUROPEAN RIVERS.

, SIL-AUSTRIA Tagung 2009, Oct 26-28, 2009, Salzburg

Schinegger R., A. Melcher, G. Unfer, O. Moog, M. Jungwirth & S. Schmutz (2009): Hydropeaking, environmental impacts and mitigation in Austria.

, EnviPEAK – International seminar, 24.03.2009, Britannia Hotel, Trondheim

Schinegger, R., Melcher, A., Trautwein, C., Schmutz, S. (2009): Human pressures in European rivers - Results of the EFI+ pressure analysis.

International symposium on improving the ecological status of fish communities in inland waters, 31.03. - 02.04. 2009, The University of Hull, England

Schmutz, S. (2009): Proposal for a prioritisation approach for continuity restoration in the Danube River Basin.

, 5th HYMO TG Meeting of the ICPDR, 22-23 January 2009, Vienna

Schmutz, S. (2009): Über die Zukunft unserer Flüsse.

, Geschichten über das Wasser, 17.3.09, Lunz am See

Wiesner, C. S. Muhar, S. Schmutz & M. Jungwirth (2009): Flusslandschaft Enns: Zustand, Potentiale und fischökologische Situation.

, Workshop: Fische - Management und Forschung in österreichs Nationalparks, 29.1.2009, Weng

B. Zeiringer, G. Unfer, S. Schmutz & M. Jungwirth (2008): ASSESSING ENVIRONMENTAL FLOWS IN AUSTRIAN RIVERS .

, Austrian-French Workshop on water research and policy issues, JUL 4-5, 2008, TU-Wien

Melcher A., S. Schmutz, S. Muhar, A. Zitek, M. Poppe, C. Trautwein, M. Weiss, G. Haidvogl & M. Jungwirth (2008): MIRR - A Model-Based Instrument for River Restoration in Austria. Entwicklung eines strategischen Instruments zur integrativen Bewertung ökologischer Restaurationsmaßnahmen an Fließgewässern.

6. ÖKF Forum. Die Zukunft unserer Gewässer und Fische. Sind EU-Richtlinien hilfreich oder das Gegenteil?, 29.2. - 2.3.2008, Linz, Auf der Gugl FullText

Ouedraogo, R., A. Melcher & S. Schmutz (2008): African inland fish migration: the case study of Burkina Faso.. [Poster]

"MySIL" - Fresh Blood for Fresh Water. SIL Austria., 16. - 18. Mai 2008, WasserCluster Lunz am See FullText

Ouedraogo R., A. Melcher & S. Schmutz (2008): Call for research towards the development of capture fisheries and aquaculture in Burkina Faso. [Poster]

"MySIL" - Fresh Blood for Fresh Water. SIL Austria, 16. - 18. Mai 2008, WasserCluster Lunz am See FullText

Poppe M., Muhar S., Schmutz S., Melcher A., Trautwein C. (2008): How do land use structures influence the ecological status of the aquatic environment at three different spatial scales? An Austrian example .

, European Geoscience Union - General Assembly 2008, APR 13-18, 2008, Vienna

Poppe M., Schmutz S., Muhar S., Melcher A., Hohensinner S., Trautwein C. (2008): The priorisation of restoration measures in multiple-affected rivers. An Austrian approach.

, 4th ECRR International Conference on River Restoration, JUN 16-21, 2008, Venice

Poppe M., Schmutz S., Muhar S., Melcher A., Hohensinner S., Trautwein C. (2008): The priorisation of restoration measures in multiple-affected rivers. An Austrian approach.

, 4th ECRR International Conference on River Restoration, JUN 16-21, 2008, Venice

Poppe M., Schmutz S., Muhar S., Melcher A., Hohensinner S., Trautwein C. (2008): The priorisation of restoration measures in multiple-affected rivers. An Austrian approach.

, 4th ECRR International Conference on River Restoration, JUN 16-21, 2008, Venice

Schmutz, S. (2008): Contributions of EU-projects (FAME, EFI+) to the implementation of the WFD and Habitats Directive.

Water for Life: Research Priorities for Sustaining Freshwater Biodiversity , 15.-18.1.2008, Brdo

Schmutz, S. (2008): Ecological status and potential of European Rivers: Which WFD bioindicators are in particular relevant regarding hydropower impacts in the EU context.

, Austrian-French Workshop "Hydropower in the context of implementing the EU Water Framework Directive", 4.-5.7.2008, TU Wien

Schmutz, S., Haidvogl, G., Hinterhofer, M., Hohensinner, S., Jungwirth, M., Melcher, A., Muhar, S., Poppe, M., Preis, S., Schinegger, R., Trautwein, C., Unfer, G., Waidbacher,H., Wiesner, C., Zeiringer, B. (2008): Bedeutung fischökologischer Forschung an der Universität für Bodenkultur zum Erhalt und zur Wiederherstellung intakter Fließgewässer .

, 150 Jahre Fischforschung in Österreich, 23.-24.Oktober 2008, Wien

Stubauer I., Moog O., Schmutz S., Unfer G. (2008): Hydropeaking challenges, scientific results and key questions - the Austrian perspective.

Austrian-French Workshop "Hydropower in the context of implementing the EU Water Framework Directive", 4.-5.7.2008, TU Wien

Zitek, A., Haidvogl, G., Jungwirth, M., Schmutz, S. (2008): An ecologically-based strategic guideline for restoring the longitudinal connectivity for fish in running waters of Austria .

4th ECCR International Conference on River Restoration, 16.-21.06.2008, Venice FullText

Zitek, A., Klinger, B., Schmutz, S., Preis, S., Muhar, S. (2008): Evaluierung flussbaulich-ökologischer Maßnahmen an Lech und Vils: Vergleich der Ist-Bestands-Erhebungen VOR und NACH Umsetzung der Maßnahmen - AP Fischökologie.

Abschlusspräsentation vor Vertretern des Wasserbaues, Naturschutzes und Lebensministeriums, 26.03.2008, BBA Reutte

Zitek A., Muhar, S., Preis, S., Bredeweg, B., Salles, P., Schmutz, S. (2008): Evaluating the potential use of the Qualitative Reasoning (QR) software GARP3 for a sustainable catchment management.

4th ECCR International Conference on River Restoration, 16.-21.06.2008, Venice FullText

Zitek, A., Pacher, K., Schmutz, S. (2008): Monitoring einer Fischaufstiegsanlage am KW Villach: Wichtige Informationen zum Untersuchungsverlauf.

Informationsveranstaltung für lokale Fischereivereine an der Drau bei Villach, 25.03.2008, GH Bacher, Villach

Zitek, A., Preis, S., Muhar, S., Schmutz, S. (2008): Evaluating the potential of qualitative reasoning (QR) models to contribute to a sustainable catchment management .

iEMSs 2008: International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software - Integrating Sciences and Information Technology for Environmental Assessment and Decision Making - Incorporating the 4th Biennial Meeting of iEMSs, 6.-10.07.2008, Barcelona, Catalonia FullText

Hauer, C., Tritthart, M., Unfer, G., Schmutz, S., Habersack, H., (2007): The necessity of modelling the stability of spawning grounds for rheophilous cyprinids including a comparison between 1D, 2D and 3D numerical models.

Sixt International Symposium on Eohydraulics 2007, 18 - 23.02. 2007, Christchurch

Hauer, C., Tritthart, M., Unfer, G., Schmutz, S., Habersack, H., (2007): The necessity of modelling the stability of spawninggrounds for rheophilous cyprinids including a comparison between 1D, 2D and 2D numerical models.

6th International Symposium on Ecohydraulics, 18-23 February 2007, Christchurch Convention Centre / New Zealand

Melcher A., A. Zitek, S. Muhar, M. Poppe, C. Trautwein, M. Weiß, M. Jungwirth und S. Schmutz (2007): Wie viele km Verbesserung sind für den “guten Zustand” erforderlich? – Bericht aus einem Projekt zur Fischfauna. MIRR - A Model-Based Instrument for River Restoration in Austria.

3. Workshop „Potenziale der Fließgewässer zur Kompensation von Strukturdefiziten (Strahlwirkung) – Schwerpunkt: Fließgewässer des Mittelgebirges“ , 06.06.2007, Soest - Möhnesee FullText

Melcher A., A. Zitek, S. Muhar, M. Poppe, E. Lautsch, C. Trautwein, M. Weiß, M. Jungwirth und S. Schmutz (2007): Entwicklung eines strategischen Instruments zur integrativen Bewertung ökologischer Restaurationsmaßnahmen an Fließgewässern .

Data Mining Konferenz 2007 Predictive Modelling - Agieren statt Reagieren , 20.06.2007, Wien FullText

Poppe, M., Melcher, A., Zitek, A., Muhar, S., Trautwein, C., Weiss, M., Haidvogl, G., Jungwirth, M., Schmutz, S. (2007): MIRR- Model-based instrument for river restoration.

SIL Tagung, Wasserkluster Lunz, Lunz am See

Schinegger, R., Melcher, A., Haidvogl, G., Trautwein, C., Schmutz, S., (2007): Human pressures in European rivers - EFI+.

Sil Austria Treffen, 26. - 28. Oktober, WasserCluster, Lunz am See FullText

Schinegger R., Melcher A., Schmutz S., (2007): EFI+ central database - First pressure analyses and proposals for the pressure index.

2nd EFI+ consortium meeting, 17th - 19th October , Lisbon FullText

Schmutz, S. (2007): Improvement and spatial extension of the European Fish Index - EFI+.

CIS ECOSTAT Intercalibration meeting - EFI+ End-user meeting, 30.3.2007, Ispra

Schmutz, S. (2007): Improvement and spatial extension of the European Fish Index - EFI+.

CEN Meeting TG Water Quality, 14.6.2007, Vienna

Schmutz, S. (2007): Technical approaches for good practice in hydropower use - Introduction.

Water Framework Directive and Hydropower, 5-6.6.2007, Berlin

Schmutz S., Unfer G., Moog O. (2007): Schwallproblematik - Stand des Wissens und offene Fragen.

Arbeitskreis ÖWAV - EU Wasserrahmenrichtlinie, 30.11.2007, Wien

Trautwein C. & S. Schmutz (2007): How do landscape scales influence riverine fish in Europe?.

IALE world congress 2007, 8-12th July 2007, Wageningen

Zitek, A. & S. Schmutz (2007): Der Beitrag von Fischaufstiegshilfen zur Wiederherstellung der ökologischen Funktionsfähigkeit an Fließgewässern.

Fortbildungsveranstaltung für Fischereisachverständige, Fischökologen und Amtstierärzte , 18.-19.06.07, Brennerei- und Wellnesshotel Lagler, Kukmirn 137 FullText

Zitek, A. & S. Schmutz (2007): The contribution of fish ladders to the rehabilitation of the ecological status of running waters.

Keynote lecture at the "Atlantic Salmon Trust 40th Anniversary Conference: Freshwater Habitat Management for Salmonid Fisheries", September 17-21, 2007, University of Southampton, UK FullText

Zitek, A., Melcher, A., Muhar, S., Poppe, M., Trautwein, C., Jungwirth, M., Schmutz, S. (2007): M I R R - A Model-Based Instrument for River Restoration in Austria: Approach, model-criteria & scales.

6th International Symposium on Ecohydraulics, 18.-23.02.07, Christchurch, New Zealand FullText

Zitek, A., Muhar, S., Preis, S., Schmutz, S. (2007): The riverine landscape Kamp (Austria): an integrative case study for qualitative modeling of sustainable development. [Poster]

QR07: 21st International Workshop on Qualitative Reasoning, June 26-28, 2007, Aberystwyth, U.K. FullText

Zitek, A., Schmutz, s. (2007): The contribution of fish ladders to the rehabilitation of the ecological status of running waters.

EIFAC Working Party: FISH PASSAGE BEST PRACTISES , 8.-10.10.07, Salzburg FullText

Zitek, A., Schmutz, S. (2007): The contribution of fish ladders to the rehabilitation of the ecological status of running waters.

EIFAC Working Party: FISH PASSAGE BEST PRACTISES , 8.-10.10.07, Salzburg FullText

Zitek, A., Schmutz, S., Haidvogl, G., Jungwirth, M. (2007): Prioritizing connectivity restoration measures for fish at the catchment level with regard to the EU-Water Framework Directive (WFD).

6th International Symposium on Ecohydraulics, 18.-23.02.07, Christchurch, New Zealand FullText

Melcher, A. & S. Schmutz (2006): Development, Evaluation and Implementation of a standardised Fish-based Assessment Method for the Ecological Status of European Rivers (FAME).

JRC and ICPDR Enlargment Workshop – Intercalibration within the Danube River Basin, 09.01.2006, Bucharest FullText

Melcher, A., A. Zitek, S. Muhar, M. Poppe, C. Trautwein, M. Jungwirth and S. Schmutz (2006): Effects of hydro power operation and other pressures on fish in Austrian rivers. MIRR – A Model-Based Instrument for River Restoration in Austria..

FAO/EIFAC Symposium on hydropower, flood control and water abstraction: Implications for fish and fisheries, 14.06.06, Mondsee FullText

Melcher A., Mattula C., Schmutz S., Gerersdorfer T. (2006): Auswirkungen möglicher Klimaänderungen auf die Fischfauna.

9. Österreichischer Klimatag , 16. und 17. März 2006 , Wien

Muhar, S., Schmutz, S. (2006): Sustainable water management. The Water Framework Directive and its implication for alpine river systems.

The Water Balance of the Alps. What do we need to protect the water resources of the Alps?, 28.-29.09. 2006, Innsbruck

Schmutz, S. (2006): Assessment of hydropower, flood control and water abstraction impacts on fish and fisheries: a session summary.

EIFAC - 24th SESSION and SYMPOSIUM ON HYDROPOWER, FLOOD CONTROL AND WATER ABSTRACTION: IMPLICATIONS FOR FISH AND FISHERIES, 13.-17.6.06, Mondsee, Salzburg

Schmutz, S. (2006): Bewertung des fischökologischen Zustandes und der fischereilichen Wertigkeit von Fließgewässern.

Fortbildungsveranstaltung für Fischereisachverständige, Fischökologen un Amtstierärzte, 22.-23.6.06, St. Pölten

Schmutz, S. (2006): Der Europäische Fischindex. [Oral Communication]

Methodenworkshop Scharfling, 11.-12.9.06, Scharfling, Mondsee

Schmutz, S. (2006): Fish-based assessment of European rivers: principles, methods and applications. [Oral Communication]

Fauna ittica delle acque interne, 22.9.06, Parco del Ticino

Schmutz, S. (2006): Fish-based assessment of the ecological status of rivers in Austria and Europe..

TAIEX Seminar on ecological classification system, 23 January 2006, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Schmutz, S. (2006): Grundsätze der fischökologischen Bewertung. [Oral Communication]

Mehtodenworkshop Scharfling, 11-12.9.06, Scharfling, Mondsee

Schmutz, S. (2006): Hydromorphological drivers, resulting pressures and known impacts - their effect on the ecological status..

EU WFD and Hydromorphological Alterations in the Danube River Basin, 10-11.7.2006, Neusiedl am See, Austria

Schmutz, S. (2006): Perspectives of FAME and potential for European collaboration in fish community research.

Workshop: Evaluation of the ecological quality of lakes by their fish fauna - state of the art and perspectives for European collaboration, 2-3 March 2006, IGB, Berlin

Wiesner, C., Jungwirth, M., Muhar, S., Schmutz, S., Unfer, G. (2006): Fishes As Promotors For New Approaches In Integrative River Management.

EUROPEAN INLAND FISHERIES ADVISORY COMMISSION (EIFAC) 24th Session, 14.6.-17.6.2006, Mondsee, Ösdterreich

Zitek, A., Schmutz, S. (2006): Re-establishing connectivity in a Danube/tributary system.

EIFAC - 24th SESSION and SYMPOSIUM ON HYDROPOWER, FLOOD CONTROL AND WATER ABSTRACTION: IMPLICATIONS FOR FISH AND FISHERIES, 14 June – 21 June 2006, Mondsee, Austria

Hohensinner, S., Jungwirth, M., Haidvogl, G., Muhar, S., Preis, S., Schmutz, S. (2005): Reconstruction of temporal habitat dynamics (1817 - 1991): a basis for the rehabilitation of Austrian Danube river landscapes.

World Conference on Ecological Restoration, 12. 9. - 18. 9. 2005, Zaragoza, Spain FullText

JUNGWIRTH, M., gemeinsam mit Hohensinner S., Muhar S., Schmutz S. Unfer G. & Wiesner C. (2005): Sustainable River-Restauration: Goals, contrains and requirementder.

International LIFE Symposium „Riverine Landscapes“, 26. - 29.9.2005, Universität Innsbruck, Abteilung Limnologie in Reutte; FullText

Melcher, A., Schmutz A., Haidvogl G. (2005): Overview on the EC-waterframework-directive project FAME..

PAN International Symposium on ECOHYDROLOGY, 24.10.2005, Wien FullText

Melcher, A., Schmutz, S., (2005): Entwicklung, Evaluierung und Implementierung einer standardisierten, fischbezogenen Bewertungsmethode für den ökologischen Zusatand von europäischen Fließgewässern - FAME.

BMLFUW - Ökologische Bewertungsmethoden nach Wasserrahmenrichtlinie - Stand der Entwicklung, 20.06.2005, Wien

Melcher, A., Schmutz, S., (2005): Logistische Regression als Instrument in der fischökologischen Habitatmodellierung..

4. SPSS Academic Convention, 8. Juni 2005, Potsdamm, Deutschland

Melcher A., Schmutz S. (2005): Logistische Regression als Instrument in der fischökologischen Habitatmodellierung..

4. SPSS Academic Convention, 08. Juni 2oo5, Potsdamm, Deutschland

PONT, D., B. Hugueny, U. Beier, D. Goffaux, R. Noble, C. Rogers, N. Roset and S. Schmutz (2005): A common European approach using fish assemblages to assess the biotic integrity of rivers: The EFI Index..

Assessing the ecological status of rivers, lakes and transitional waters, 11-15 July 2005, The University of Hull, International Fisheries Institute, Hull, UK

SCHMUTZ S., J. Backx, U. Beier, J. Böhmer, J. Breine, I. Cowx, J. de Leeuw, A. de Sostoa, E. Degerman, A. Economou, T. Ferreira, D. Goffaux, R. Haberbosch, G. Haidvogl, R. Haunschmid, P. Kestemont, M. Lapinska, A. Melcher, R. Noble, J. Oliveira, D. Pont, N. Roset, A. Starkie and T. Virbickas (2005): Comparison of European methods to assess the ecological status of running waters.

Assessing the ecological status of rivers, lakes and transitional waters, 11-15 July 2005, The University of Hull, International Fisheries Institute, Hull, UK

Schmutz, S. (2005): Entwicklung eines strategischen Instruments zur integrativen Bewertung ökologischer Restaurationsmaßnahmen an Fließgewässern.

ÖWAV Arbeitsgruppe Wasserrahmenrichtlinie, 25.4.2005, Wien

Schmutz, S. (2005): Fish Based Assessment Methods and Application to River Restoration in Austria and Europe.

Joint seminar of the Northwest Fisheries Science Center, NOAA and the University of Seattle, 21.10.2005, Seattle, USA

Schmutz, S. (2005): The European Fish Index.

EPA Seminar, 7.9.2005, Corvallis, Oregon

Schmutz S., G. Haidvogl, J. Backx, U. Beier, J. Böhmer, J. Breine, I. Cowx, J. de Leeuw, A. de Sostoa, T. Ferreira, G. Grenouillet, D. Goffaux, R. Haberbosch, A. Melcher, R. Noble, J. Oliveira, D. Pont, N. Roset and T. Virbickas (2005): Development, Evaluation and Implementation of a standardised Fish-based Assessment Method for the Ecological Status of European Rivers (FAME).

ASLO 2005, 20.-24.6.2005, Santiago de Compostella, Spain FullText

SCHMUTZ S., J. Backx, U. Beier, J. Böhmer, J. Breine, I. Cowx, J. de Leeuw, A. de Sostoa, E. Degerman, A. Economou, T. Ferreira, D. Goffaux, R. Haberbosch, G. Haidvogl, R. Haunschmid, P. Kestemont, M. Lapinska, A. Melcher, R. Noble, J. Oliveira, D. Pont, N. Roset, A. Starkie and T. Virbickas (2005): Assessing the fish ecological status of rivers at the European scale.

Assessing the ecological status of rivers, lakes and transitional waters, 11-15 July 2005, The University of Hull, International Fisheries Institute, Hull, UK

Schmutz, S., Muhar, S., Jungwirth, M. (2005): Bewertung der Auswirkungen chemisch / physikalischer Eingriffe auf den ökologischen Gewässerzustand und davon abgeleitete Restaurationsmaßnahmen.

ÖWAV Arbeitskreis Wasserrahmenrichtlinie, 9.6.2005, Wien

Schmutz, S., Pont, D. (2005): FAME: Development, Evaluation and Implementation of a Standardised Fish-based Assessment Method for the Ecological Status of European Rivers.

, 24.2.2005, Brussels, DG Environment

Schmutz, S., Pont, D., Beier, U., et al. (2005): Development, Evaluation and Implementation of a Standardised Fish-based Assessment Method for the Ecological Status of European Rivers (FAME).

10th meeting of CEN/TC 230/WG 2/TG 4 " Fish Monitoring", 9-15 May, Bratislava

Schmutz S., Pont D., Melcher A., Beier U., Haidvogl G., Noble R. (2005): Predicting reference fish communities of European rivers using large scale habitat information.

Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, 12.-15.9.2006, Anchorage, AL, USA

Schmutz S., S. Muhar, A. Zitek, G. Unfer & M. Jungwirth (2005): Are river restorations successful? Multi-scale evaluations of Austrian rivers.

American Fisheries Society, 135th Annual Meeting: Stream and Watershed Restoration: Planning, Prioritizing, and Monitoring, 11.-15.09.05, Anchorage, Alaska

Unfer G., Frangez C., Schmutz S. (2005): Radiotelemetrische Untersuchungen zum Wanderverhalten von Nase (Chondrostoma nasus) und Barbe (Barbus barbus) in Donau und Pielach..

Niederösterreichischer Landesfischertag, 25. Juni , St. Pölten

Gerersdorfer, T., Aspöck, H., Baier, P., Schopf, A., Gepp, J., Graf, W., Moog, O., Kromp, B., Kromp-Kolb, H., Kyek, M., Pintar, M., Formayer, H., Parz-Gollner, R., Rabitsch, W., Scheifinger, H., Schmutz, S., Jungwirth, M., Vogl, W., Winkler, H. (2004): Auswirkungen von Klimaänderungen auf die Tierwelt – derzeitiger Wissensstand, fokussiert auf den Alpenraum und Österreich. [Oral Communication]

8. Österreichischer Klimatag, 19-20 April 2004, Universität für Bodenkultur Wien

Haidvogl Gertrud, Stefan Schmutz, Andreas Melcher (2004): Development, Evaluation and Implementation of a Standardised Fish-based Assessment Method for the Ecological Status of European Rivers (FAME) – Principles and Concepts.

5th Ecohydraulics Conference , 16. September 2004, Madrid, Spain

Jungwirth, M., Schmutz, S., Zitek, A. (2004): Poster: Conservation and management of Danube salmon (Hucho hucho L.) populations in Austria.

Fourth World Fisheries Congress, May 2 - 6, 2004, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Melcher, A., Schmutz, S., Haidvogl, G., (2004): Fischökologische Bewertung Europäischer Fliessgewässer mit SPSS Analysen im Rahmen des EU-Projektes FAME..

3. SPSS Academic Convention, 16. Juni 2005, Weimar, Deutschland

Schmutz, S. (2004): Development, Evaluation and Implementation of a Standardised Fish-based Assessment Method for the Ecological Status of European Rivers, The EU-project FAME.

ECOSTAT Meeting, 7.-8.7.2004, JRC Ispra, Italy

Schmutz, S. (2004): Los peces en la Directiva Marco. Condiciones de referencia y evaluación del estado ecológio actual” [Fishes and the Water Framework Directive. Reference conditions and actual ecological status]..

Seminario sobre la Directiva Marco del Agua y su aplicación a los ríos Ibéricos, 17-19 February 2004, Centro Educativo del Medio Ambiente de la Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo, CEMACAM Torre Guil. Murcia, Spain

Schmutz, S., M. Jungwirth, A. Zitek (2004): The efficiency of nature-like fish passes and their role for the integrity of running waters.

Protection and Development of Aquatic Resources – application of modern technologies in the restoration or improvement of fish passages at hydro-engineering structures, 16-19 November 2004, Torun, Poland

Schmutzer, M., Gradinger, C., Fackler, K., Schwanninger, M., Eder, A., Tavzes, C., Messner, K. (2004): Bio-modification: Fungal modification of spruce wood for industrial purpose.

7th Pacific Rim Bio-Based Composites Symposium, 31.10.2004 - 02.11.2004, Nanjing

Unfer G., Frangez Ch., Schmutz S. (2004): Wanderverhalten und Habitatwahl von Nase und Barbe in Donau (Wachau) und Pielach. Ergebnisse einer radiotelemetrischen Untersuchung.

Fischereifachtagung/Mondsee, 25.-26.11.2004, Mondsee

Zitek, A. & Schmutz, S. (2004): Efficiency of nature like fishpasses and their role for the integrity of running waters.

EUROPEAN SMALL HYDRO POWER ASSOCIATION (ESHA): THEMATIC NETWORK ON SMALL HYDROPOWER - Fish Ladders and Small Hydropower, 5th October 2004, Hotel Mercure, Vienna

Zitek, A., Schmutz, S. (2004): Efficiency of restoration measures in a fragmented Danube/tributary network.

Fifth International Conference on Ecohydraulics - Aquatic Habitats: Analysis and Restoration, 12.-17. 09.2004, Madrid FullText

Jungwirth, M., Haidvogl, G., Hohensinner, S., Muhar, S., Schmutz, S., Waidbacher, H. (2003): EU-WRRL: Leitbild - specific measures for the rehabilitation of the heavily modified Austrian Danube River.

Lowland River Rehabilitation 2003, 29.9. - 2.10.2003, Wageningen (Niederlande) FullText

Schmutz, s. (2003): Chance und Risiko für die Fischeriei - Die Wasserrahmenrichtlinie der EU.

61. Verbandstag des VÖAFV, 10. Mai 2003, Wien

Schmutz, S. (2003): Aktueller Stand fischökologischer Bewertungsverfahren für die Wasserrahmenrichtlinie auf EU-Ebene: Das Forschungsprojekt FAME.

Wertermittlungsverfahren und Schadensbewertungsmethoden im Fischereiwesen, 26.6.2003, Eugendorf, Salzburg

Schmutz, S. (2003): Möglichkeiten der Vorhersage von Auswirkungen von Klimaänderungen auf die Fischfauna österreichischer Fließgewässer am Beispiel der Fisch- und Habitat-Datenbank HaFiDat.

Workshop ¿Auswirkungen des Klimawandels auf die Tierwelt¿, 1. Juli 2003, Inst. für Meteorologie und Physik, Universität für Bodenkultur

Schmutz, S. (2003): Potential applications of Qualitative Reasioning Modelling in riverine ecosystem management.

First Internatinal Workshop on Qualitative Reasoning Models on Stream Ecosystem Recovery, 6-8 March 2003, Jena, Germany FullText

Schmutz, S. (2003): The project FAME - Development, Evaluation and Implementation of a Standardised Fish-based Assessment Method for the Ecological Status of European Rivers,.

COST Action 626 ¿ Fifth Working Group Meeting, October 29-31, 2003, Aix-en-Provence, France

Schmutz, S., Backx, J., Beier, U., Böhmer, J., Breine, J., Cowx, I., Leeuw, J. de, Sostoa, A. de, Degerman, E., Economou, A., Ferreira, T., Goffaux, D., Haberbosch, R., Haidvogl, G., Haunschmid, R., Kestemont, P., Lapinska, M., Melcher, A., Noble, R., Oliveira, J., Pont, D., Roset, N., Starkie, A., Virbickas, T. (2003): FAME: Development, evaluation and implementation of a standardised Fish-based Assessment Method for the ecological status of European rivers..

3rd symposium for European Freshwater Sciences, 13-18 July 2003, Edinburgh, UK

Schmutz, S., Jungwirth, M. (2003): Fischökologie im Rahmen der Fließgewässerforschung.

Entwicklungsperspektiven in der Fließgewässerökologie und die stimulierende Rolle von Gernot Bretschko und der Biologischen Station Lunz, 22.1.2003, Biologiezentrum, Universität Wien

Egger, G., Muhar, S., Preis, S., Schmutz, S., Sinabell, F., Strigl, A., Trimmel, S. (2002): "Flusslandschaftstypen in Österreich - Leitbilder für eine nachhaltige Entwicklung der Flusslandschaft Möll" - ein Projekt im Rahmen des Österreichischen Kulturlandschaftsforschungsprogramms (KLF).

Internationale Workshop-Conference Sustainability in Riverine Landscape Management (Nachhaltigkeit im Management von Flusslandschaften), 28./29.11.2002, Universität für Bodenkultur FullText

Melcher, A., Schmutz, S., G. Haidvogl (2002): EU-Projekt FAME: Fischbezogene Bewertungsmethoden für Fließgewässer gemäß WRRL.

SIL Jahrestagung, 23-25.10.2002, Lunz, Niederösterreich

Muhar, S., Egger, G., Preis, S., Schmutz, S., Trimmel, S., Strigl, A., Ömer, B. (2002): Evaluierung des ökologischen Zustandes der Möll/Maßnahmenszenarien zur Verbesserung der ökologischen Funktionsfähigkeit.

Vortrag, 28.2.2002, Winklern/Mölltal FullText

Muhar, S., Schmutz, S., Jungwirth, M. (2002): Flusslandschaften der Möll/Kärnten: Evaluierung des Ist-Zustandes / Entwicklung von Maßnahmenszenarien zur Erreichung des guten ökologischen Zustandes.

Pilotstudien zur Gewässerbewertung und Revitalisierung, 7.10.2002, Wien, BMLFUW

Schmutz, S. (2002): Assessing and Re-establishing Ecologigal Integrity in European Rivers - Philosophy, Legislation, Methods, Case Studies..

Invited lecture at the Virginia Tech University, Blacksburg, VA, USA

Schmutz, S. (2002): Bewertung der fischökologischen Funktionsfähigkeit im Hinblick auf die Wasserrahmenrichtlinie..

Methodische Ansätze und Mindestanforderungen bei Beweissicherungen und Fischbestandserhebungen in Fließgewässern; Fortbildungsveranstaltung des Österreichischen Fischereiverbandes, 12.-13.Juni 2002, Linz

Schmutz, S. (2002): Fishes as Indicators for the Ecological Integrity of Running Waters - From Degradation to Restoration..

Invited lecture at the Virginia Tech University, Blacksburg, VA, USA

Schmutz, S. (2002): Riverine fish monitoring: concepts.

Int. Workshop on "Riverine Fish Monitoring and the Water Framework Directive". Meuse Commission / RIZA, Maastricht, NL. 14.-15. Jan 2002

Schmutz, S. (2002): Riverine fish monitoring: concepts.

Int. Workshop on "Riverine Fish Monitoring and the Water Framework Directive". Meuse Commission / RIZA, Maastricht, NL. 14.-15. Jan 2002

Schmutz, S., A. Melcher, G. Haidvogl (2002): EU-Projekt FAME: Fischbezogene Bewertungsmethoden für Fließgewässer gemäß WRRL.

SIL Jahrestagung, Lunz, Niederösterreich, 23-25.20.2002

Schmutz, S., Jungwirth, M., Muhar, S. (2002): Fishes as indicators in assessing river restoration success..

American Fisheries Society 132nd Annual Meeting "Turning the Tide - Forging Partnerships to Enhance Fisheries", 18-22.8.2002, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Schmutz, S., Melcher, A., Haidvogl, G. (2002): Integrated approach for developing natural fish Leitbilder for Austrian rivers.

American Fisheries Society 132nd Annual Meeting "Turning the Tide - Forging Partnerships to Enhance Fisheries", 18-22.8.2002, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Schmutz, S., Melcher, A., Haidvogl, G. (2002): Integrated approach for developing natural fish Leitbilder for Austrian rivers..

American Fisheries Society 132nd Annual Meeting "Turning the Tide - Forging Partnerships to Enhance Fisheries", 18-22.8.2002, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Schmutz, S., Muhar, S., Jungwirth, M. (2002): From vision to reality: The role of natural references in European river restoration..

American Fisheries Society 132nd Annual Meeting "Turning the Tide - Forging Partnerships to Enhance Fisheries", 18-22.8.2002, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Zitek, A., Schmutz, S., Preis, S., Muhar, S. (2002): Assessment of ecological orientated river engeneering measures at the rivers Lech and Vils within the frame of the EU-LIFE Projekt ¿Riverine Landscape Lech¿.

Vortrag, 15.04.02, EAWAG, Forschungszentrum für Limnologie, Kastanienbaum, CH

Jungwirth M., Muhar S. & Schmutz S. (2001): Reestablishing ecological integrity in riverine landscapes.

International Symposium on the dynamics of river corridors, Department of Limnology, EAWAG, Geobotanical Institute, ETH; March 25-30,2001,Ascona, Switzerland,

Schmutz, S. (2001): Fish as Indicators for the Ecological Integrity of Running Waters - From Degradation to Rehabilitation..

Brasilianischer Ichthyologen-Kongress, Jänner 2001; Porto Allegre, Brasilien

Schmutz, S. (2001): Integrated approach to the conservation and restoration of Danube salmon, Hucho hucho, populations in Austria..

How to preserve endangered freshwater fishes ? End-conference of the LIFE-Nature programme A conservation strategy for Zingel asper, Valence, France

Schmutz, S. (2001): Integrated approach to the conservation and restoration of Danube salmon, Hucho hucho, populations in Austria. How to preserve endangered freshwater fishes?.

End-conference of the LIFE-Nature programme: A conservation strategy for Zingel asper, 16-18 Oct. 2001, Valence, France

Unfer, G., Wiesner, C., Schmutz, S., Zitek, A. (2001): Downstream migrations of the Danube fish-fauna during autumn/winter 1998/1999 and 2000/2001.

The Second Nordic International Symposium on: Freshwater Fish Migration and Fish Passage - Evaluation and Development - Organized by the Nordic group on fish passages. Reykjavík, Iceland

Zitek, A., Schmutz, S., Parasiewicz, P. (2001): HARPHA - A Hybrid Approach for Riverine Physical Habitat Assessment: habitat modeling as a tool for the development of a river restoration concept.

COST 626 - European Aquatic Modeling Network, First Working Group Meeting, 8-9.03.2001, Stuttgart, Germany

Zitek, A., Schmutz, S., Wiesner, C., Unfer, G. (2001): Drift of larval and juvenile fishes in a lowland river system, the Marchfeldkanal.

The Second Nordic International Symposium on: Freshwater Fish Migration and Fish Passage - Evaluation and Development - Organized by the Nordic group on fish passages. Reykjavík, Iceland

Schmutz, S. (2000): Bewertung der fischökologischen Funktionsfähigkeit im Hinblick auf die EU-Wasserrahmenrichtlinie..

Vortrag, österreichische Limnologentagung,13.-15.9.2000, BOKU, Wien

Schmutz, S. (2000): Das Lifeprojekt "Lebensraum Huchen" - Lebensraumvernetzung am Beispiel der Fischfauna der Pielach in Niederösterreich..

Vortrag, Veranstaltung der Forschungsgemeinschaft für regionale Faunistik und angewandten Naturschutz, LANIUS. 24.3., St. Pölten/Waitzendorf

Schmutz, S. (2000): Fish as Indicators for the Ecological Integrity of Running Waters - From Degradation to Rehabilitation..

Vortrag, (Special Department Seminar, Natural Resources Research Seminar, Aquatic Ecology Lunch Seminar), Distinguished Lecturer at Cornell University, Okt. 2000, Ithaca, NY, USA

Schmutz, S. (2000): Lebende Fließgewässer, natürlicher Fischbestand - Ökologische Leitbilder und daraus resultierende Bewirtschaftung..

Vortrag, Gewässer 2000: Die Bedeutung und Rolle von Totholzstrukturen in Gewässern. Seminar der Fachberatung für Fischerei des Bezirks Niederbayern. 13.5.2000. Landshut

Schmutz, S. (2000): Neueste wissenschaftliche Erkenntnisse zum Besatz in Salmonidenrevieren..

Vortrag, Seminar des Österreichsichen Kuratoriums für Fischerei "Besatz 2000", 17-19.3., Linz

Schmutz, S., Zitek, A., Zobl, S., Jungwirth, M., Knopf, N., Kraus, E., Bauer, T., Kaufmann, T. (2000): Living space of Danube salmon - Re-establishing metapopulation functionality.

Vortrag, Int. Symp. Freshwater Fish Conservation - Options for the Future. 30.10.-5.11.2000, Albufeira, Portugal

Zauner, G., Pinka, P., Schmutz, S. (2000): Assessment of a river restoration programme Drau River Austria - Fish fauna as indicator for the success of restoration measures..

Poster, 8th International Symposium on Regulated Rivers, 17.-21.7.2000, Toulouse

Zitek, A., Schmutz, S., Jungwirth, M. (2000): Informationsabend für die Fischereivereine an Pielach, Melk und Mank zum LIFE-Projekt "Lebensraum Huchen".

Vortrag, 28.01.2000, 3151, St Georgen am Steinfeld

Parasiewicz, P., Schmutz, S., Melcher, A. (1999): A hybrid-model - assessment of physical habitat conditions combining various modeling tools.

3rd International Symposium on Ecohydraulics, 13-16 Juli 1999, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Parasiewicz, P., Schmutz, S., Melcher, A. (1999): A hybrid-model - assessment of physical habitat conditions combining various modeling tools..

3rd International Symposium on Ecohydraulics, 13-16 Juli 1999, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Parasiewicz, P., Schmutz, S., Melcher, A. . (1999): A hybrid-model - assessment of physical habitat conditions combining various modeling tools..

3rd International Symposium on Ecohydraulics, 13-16 Juli 1999, Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Schmutz, S. (1999): Fische als Indikatoren für Fließgewässerrevitalisierungen..

Dornbirner Frühjahrsmesse 'Im Reich der Fische', Dornbirn, 9. April 1999

Schmutz, S. (1999): Strukturverbessernde Maßnahmen und Revitalisierung des Fließgewässerkontinuums - österreichische Erfahrungen. 'Möglichkeiten und Perspektiven einer fisch- und gewässerökologisch verträglichen Wasserkraftnutzung in Brandenburg'..

Landesanglerverband Brandenburg e.V. & Ges. f. Naturschutz und Landschaftsforschung Brandenburg e.V., 27.11.1999, Michendorf/Potsdam, BRD

Unfer, G., Mader, H., Wiesner, C. Schmutz, S. (1998): Assessing Habitat Quality by Modelling Juvenile Fish Habitat in the Marchfeldkanal..

International Workshop ´98, Riverine 0+ Fish, Vienna

Unfer, G., Wiesner, C., Schmutz, S. (1998): Assessing habitat quality by modelling juvenile fish habitat in the Marchfeldkanal..

Vortrag, International Workshop - 0+ fish as indicators of the ecological status of rivers. 16.-20. February 1998, University of Vienna

Unfer, G., Schmutz, S. (1996): Untersuchung der Funktionalität von Potamalfischaufstiegshilfen im Marchfeldkanal..

Vortrag, 3. Symposium für Ökologie, Ethologie und Systematik der Fische, Salzburg (14.-16.02.1996)

Zitek, A., Schmutz, S. (1996): Automatischer Driftsampler für Fischlarven.

Vortrag, III. Symposium: Ökologie, Ethologie und Systematik der Fische, 14.-16.02.1996 in Salzburg

Zitek, A., Schmutz, S. (1996): Drift of Larval and Juvenile Fishes in the Marchfeldkanal.

Poster, International Conference on Fish Migration & Bypass Channels, 24.-26.09.1996, Wien

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