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08:29 Dec 1, 2010
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German to English translations [PRO]
Science - Geography
German term or phrase: Quellaufbrüche
Text about the habitat of a dragonfly species:
... besiedelt klare Bergseen, die einen kalten Zufluss und/oder Quellaufbrüche und einen Abfluss haben.
Lesley Robertson M.A. Hons. Dip Trans IoLET
Austria
Local time: 16:17
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Summary of answers provided
3 +1springs / spring-fed lakes
Lynda Hepburn


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springs / spring-fed lakes


Explanation:
Is this not merely referring to "spring-fed" lakes?

Example sentence(s):
  • Thus, both chironomid total densities and the contribution of Orthocladiinae larvae are significantly higher in spring-fed lakes, situated on a bedrock of recent origin

    Reference: http://www.entomology.umn.edu/midge/.../AbstractsXVChironomi...
Lynda Hepburn
United Kingdom
Local time: 15:17
Works in field
Native speaker of: English

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