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Oceanography and Marine Biology

An Annual Review, Volume 49, 1st Edition

Edited by R. N. Gibson, R. J. A. Atkinson, J. D. M. Gordon

CRC Press

368 pages

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Increasing interest in oceanography and marine biology and its relevance to global environmental issues continues to create a demand for authoritative reviews summarizing recent research. Now in its 49th volume, Oceanography and Marine Biology has addressed this demand for almost 50 years. This annual review considers the basics of marine rese

Table of Contents

Impact of Ocean Warming and Ocean Acidification on Marine Invertebrate Life History Stages: Vulnerabilities and Potential for Persistence in a Changing Ocean. Coral-Associated Invertebrates: Diversity, Ecological Importance and Vulnerability to Disturbance. From Microbes to People: Tractable Benefits of No-Take Areas for Coral Reefs. Bioengineering Effects of Burrowing Thalassinidean Shrimps on Marine Soft-Bottom Ecosystems. Estimating Connectivity in Marine Fish Populations: What Works Best? The Use of Sediment Profile Imaging (SPI) for Environmental Impact Assessments and Monitoring Studies: Lessons Learned From the Past Four Decades.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI026000
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
SCI039000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Marine Biology
SCI086000
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General
TEC009020
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Civil / General