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  • Sandy Beaches as Endangered Ecosystems

    Environmental Problems and Possible Assessment and Management Solutions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sílvia Correia Gonçalves Fernandes, Susana Margarida de Freitas Ferreira

    Sandy beaches are the most abundant coastal environment worldwide, and have an undeniable and unique ecological value. Presently, however, these environments are also one of the most endangered ecosystems, namely due to the influence of several human activities and to the rise of the sea level,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-15 
    CRC Press

  • Governing Renewable Natural Resources

    Theories and Frameworks, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Nunan

    In one volume, this book brings together a diversity of approaches, theory and frameworks that can be used to analyse the governance of renewable natural resources. Renewable natural resources are under pressure, with overexploitation and degradation raising concern globally. Understanding…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Marine Microbiology

    Ecology & Applications, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    By Colin B. Munn

    The third edition of this bestselling text has been rigorously updated to reflect major new discoveries and concepts since 2011, especially progress due to extensive application of high-throughput sequencing, single cell genomics and analysis of large datasets. Significant advances in understanding…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16 
    CRC Press

  • Marine and Fisheries Policies in Latin America

    A Comparison of Selected Countries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Manuel Ruiz Muller, Rodrigo Oyanedel, Bruno Monteferri

    This book reviews the frameworks and implementation of marine, fishery and coastal laws and policies in Chile, Mexico and Peru. Chile, Mexico and Peru share biodiverse coastal and marine environments which are being affected by unregulated and informal developments, and thus share similar…

    Hardback – 2019-10-08
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Tropical Resources

    Ecology and Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by José I. Furtado, William B. Morgan, James R. Pfafflin, Kenneth Ruddle

    Originally published in 1990 Tropical Resources presents in-depth coverage of the extremely diverse tropical environments, the resources to be found within the region and their production, and ecological management. The book discusses economic geography and ways of utilizing available resources,…

    Hardback – 2019-10-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ecology

  • The Ocean Engineering Handbook

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ferial El-Hawary

    Compiled with the help of an internationally acclaimed panel of experts, the Ocean Engineering Handbook is the most complete reference available for professionals. It offers you comprehensive coverage of important areas of the theory and practice of oceanic/coastal engineering and technology. This…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    CRC Press

  • Modelling for Coastal Hydraulics and Engineering

    1st Edition

    By K. W. Chau

    Mechanistic models are often employed to simulate processes in coastal environments. However, these predictive tools are highly specialized, involve certain assumptions and limitations, and can be manipulated only by experienced engineers who have a thorough understanding of the underlying…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    CRC Press

  • Stewarding the Sound

    The Challenge of Managing Sensitive Coastal Ecosystems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Leah Bendell, Patricia Gallaugher, Shelley McKeachie, Laurie Wood

    Stewarding the Sound uses different perspectives to build awareness of the wealth and fragility of this ecosystem by balancing economic and social needs with conservation. This book, the first ever compilation of the ecological importance of the Sound, demonstrates the cumulative stresses that are…

    Hardback – 2019-05-09
    CRC Press

  • The Great Barrier Reef

    Biology, Environment and Management, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Pat Hutchings, Michael Kingsford, Ove Hoegh-Guldberg

    The iconic and beautiful Great Barrier Reef (GBR) Marine Park is home to one of the most diverse ecosystems in the world. With contributions from international experts, this timely and fully updated second edition of The Great Barrier Reef describes the animals, plants and other organisms of the…

    Paperback – 2019-02-12
    CRC Press

  • Reproduction and Development in Annelida

    1st Edition

    By T. J. Pandian

    This book is a concise informative elucidation of all aspects of reproduction and development in annelids covering from arenicola to tubifex. Annelids flourish between 4,900 m depth to 2,000 m altitude; some of them occur in unusual habitats like hydrothermal vents and subterranean aquatic system (…

    Hardback – 2019-02-04
    CRC Press
    Reproduction and Development in Aquatic Invertebrates

  • Data, Models and Analysis

    The Highest Impact Articles in 'Atmosphere-Ocean', 1st Edition

    Edited by Guoqi Han, Hai Lin, Douw Steyn

    This volume contains the ten most cited articles that have appeared in the journal Atmosphere-Ocean since 1995. These articles cover a wide range of topics in meteorology, climatology and oceanography. Modelling work is represented in five papers, covering global climate model development; a…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge

  • Marine Extremes

    Ocean Safety, Marine Health and the Blue Economy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Erika Techera, Gundula Winter

    Marine extremes, as they are conceived of in this volume, encompass environments, activities, events and impacts. Extreme environments found in and around our oceans, including the deep sea and seabed as well as the frozen polar regions, are being seriously affected by both extreme behaviours (…

    Hardback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

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