Contents. Preface. List of participants. Life in a Shallow Lake: Daphne's story; R. Burks. Littoral-pelagic interactions and management. Restoring nutrient-enriched shallow lakes -- integration of theory and practice in the Norfolk, Broads, UK; G.J. Madgwick. Biomanipulation in shallow lakes in the Netherlands: an evaluation of 18 case studies; M.-L. Meijer, et al. Reduction of Microcystis blooms in a hypertrophic reservoir by a combines ecotechnological strategy; T. Deppe, et al. Predation by piscivorous fish on age-0 fish: spatial and temporal variability in a biomanipulated lake (Bautzen reservoir, Germany); H. Dorner, et al. Cannibalism as a regulatory force of pikeperch, Stizostedion lucioperca (L.), population dynamics in the lowland Sulejow reservoir (Central Poland); P. Franckiewicz, et al. Is the difference in population dynamics of Daphnia galeata in littoral and pelagic areas of a long-term biomanipulated reservoir affected by age-0 fish predation? S. Hulsmann, et al. A comparative study on the feeding of eel, Anguilla anguilla (L.), bream Abramis brama (L.) and ruffe, Gymnocephalus cernuus (L.) in Lake Vortsjarv, Estonia; K. Kangur, et al. The role of benthivorous and plantivorous fish in a mesotrophic lake ecosystem; J. Karjalainen, et al. The stability of fish communities in shallow lakes undergoing restoration: expectations and experiences from the Norfolk Broads (UK); M.R. Perrow, et al. Habitat use and recruitment: a comparison of long-term recruitment patterns among fish species in a shallow eutrophic lake, Oneida Lake, NY, USA; S.R. Hall, L.G. Rudstam. Utilization of natural and artificial habitats by YOY pike in a biomanipulated lake; C. Skov, S. Berg. Feeding habits of two introduced fish species (lepomis gibbosus, Pseudorasbora parva) in Neusiedler See (Austria), with special reference to chironomid larvae (Diptera: Chironomidae); A. Wolfram-Wais, et al. Direct and indirect effects of carp (Cyprinus carpio L.) on macrophyte and benthic communities in experimental shallow ponds in Central Mexico; L. Zambrano, D. Hinojosa. Neutral Network models as a management tool in lakes; C. Karul, et al. Sediments and benthos. Internal phosphorus loading in shallow Danish lakes; M. Sondergaard, et al. Hydrothermodynamic features of mass exchange across the sediment-water interface in shallow lakes; S.D. Golosov, N.V. Ignatieva. The N and P Budget of the shallow, flushed lake Muggelsee: retention, external and internal load; P. Kozerski, et al. Horizontal distribution of sediment phosphorus in shallow eutrophic Lake Vortsjaev (Estonia); P. Noges, A. Kisand. Comparison of phosphorus release from littoral and profundal sediments in a shallow, eutrophic lake; F.O. Andersen, P. Ring. Surficial sediment composition as a record of environmental changes in the catchment of shallow Lake Petersdorf, Brandenburg, Germany; A. Kleeberg, et al. The zoobenthic community of shallow salt pans in Austria -- prelimninary results on phenology and the impact of salinity on benthic invertebrates; G. Wolfram, et al. Diversity of invertebrate fauna in littoral of shallow Myczkowce dam reservoir in comparison with a deep Solina dam reservoir; T. Prus, et al. Effect of hydrodynamic factors on benthic communities in Lake Kinneret; B. Shteinman, et al. Plankton in shallow lakes. Trophic dynamics in turbid and clearwater lakes with special emphasis on the role of zooplankton for water clarity; E. Jeppesen, et al. Plankton dynamics in a river-lake system -- on continuity and discontinuity; M. Welker, N. Walz. Horizontal distribution of Daphnia and Ceriodaphnia in Lakes with contrasting fish density and nutrient levels; T.L. Lauridsen, et al. On the occurrence of clear-water phases in relation to shallowness and trophic state: a comparative study; R. Deneke, B. Nixdorf. Hepatotoxic cyanobacteria in the shallow lake Muggelsee; M. Welker, et al. Spring phytoplankton dynamics in a shallow eutrophic lake; M. Schmitt, B. Nixdorf. The effect of extreme water level decrease on hydrochemistry and phytoplankton in a shallow eutrophic lake; T. Noges, P. Noges. Comparison of the areal amount of chlorophyll a of planktonic and attached microalgae in a shallow coastal lagoon; D. Conde, et al. Lake Plessa 107 (Lusatia, Germany) -- an extremely acidic shallow mining lake; D. Lessmann, et al. Autotrophic picoplankton dynamics in a small shallow lake; E. Szelag-Wasielewska. Macrophytes. The effect of aquatic vegetation on turbidity; how important are the filter feeders? M. Scheffer. Nutrient content in macrophytes in Spanish shallow lakes; M. Fernandez-Alaez, et al. The phytosociological characteristic and habitat requirements of the Phragmitetum communis (Gams 1927) Schmale 1939 phytocoenoses in the lakes of the Wielkopolskie National Park; M. Pelechaty. Dynamics and stability of Chara sp. and Potamogeton pectinatus in a shallow lake changing in eutrophication level; M.S. Van den Berg, et al. Internal and external nutrient cycles in stands of Phragmits australis -- a model for two ecotypes; I. Lippert, et al. Nutrient loading and dynamics. Shallow lakes in lowland river systems: Role in transport and transformations of nutrients and in biological diversity; A. Hillbricht-Ilkowska. Multi-lake studies in The Netherlands: trand in eutrophication; D.T. van der Molen, R. Portielje. Problems in estimating phytoplankton nitrogen limitation in shallow eutrophic lakes; G. Weithoff; N. Walz. Relationship between eutrophication variables from nutrient loading to transparency; R. Portielje, D.T. van der Molen. Dimictic versus polymictic masurian lakes: similarities and and differences in chlorophyllnutrients-SD relationship; L. Kufel.