Oceanography Products

  • Global Change in Marine Systems

    Societal and Governing Responses

    Edited by Patrice Guillotreau, Alida Bundy, R. Ian Perry

    Marine social and ecological systems around the world face multiple natural and anthropogenic stressors associated with global change. The resulting changes can create hardship for local societies that depend on them for food, livelihoods and wellbeing. Knowing how to respond to global change in a…

    Hardback – 2017-11-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environment, Culture, and Society

  • Sharks: Conservation, Governance and Management

    Edited by Erika J. Techera, Natalie Klein

    The key aim of this book is to explore the global conservation and management of sharks. There has been a rapid decline in populations of many shark species, while new science has emerged of the critical role they play in marine ecosystems. However, the authors show that conservation law and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • The Great Barrier Reef

    An Environmental History

    By Ben Daley

    The Great Barrier Reef is located along the coast of Queensland in north-east Australia and is the world's largest coral reef ecosystem. Designated a World Heritage Area, it has been subject to increasing pressures from tourism, fishing, pollution and climate change, and is now protected as a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Data, Models and Analysis

    The Highest Impact Articles in 'Atmosphere-Ocean'

    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…

    Hardback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge

  • Marine Biodiversity Conservation

    A Practical Approach

    By Keith Hiscock

    Effective marine biodiversity conservation is dependent upon a clear scientific rationale for practical interventions. This book is intended to provide knowledge and tools for marine conservation practitioners and to identify issues and mechanisms for upper-level undergraduate and Masters students.…

    Paperback – 2014-08-26
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Oceans

    Environmental Issues, Global Perspectives

    By James Fargo Balliett

    Covering 71 percent of the planet, these saline bodies of water provided the unique conditions necessary for the building blocks of life to form billions of years ago. This book explains how our oceans continue to support and influence life in important ways: by providing the largest global source…

    Paperback – 2014-05-14
    Routledge

  • Marine Natural Resources and Technological Development

    An Economic Analysis of the Wealth from the Oceans

    By Marco Colazingari

    This book offers a comprehensive and systematic examination of the issues involved within Ocean Economics. The oceans are the last frontier on Earth, and research and exploration are key to developing and enhancing global economic activity that is necessary to sustain a growing human population.…

    Paperback – 2011-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • Modelling for Coastal Hydraulics and Engineering

    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…

    Hardback – 2010-01-18
    CRC Press

  • Oceanography and Marine Biology

    An Annual Review, Volume 47

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

    Reflecting increased interest in the field and its relevance in global environmental issues, Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review, Volume 47 provides authoritative reviews that summarize results of recent research in basic areas of marine research, exploring topics of special and…

    Hardback – 2009-06-09
    CRC Press
    Oceanography and Marine Biology - An Annual Review

  • Oceanography and Marine Biology

    An Annual Review, Volume 46

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

    Increasing interest in marine biology and its relevance to environmental issues creates a demand for authoritative reviews of recent research. Oceanography and Marine Biology has addressed this demand for nearly 40 years. This annual review considers basics of marine research, special topics, and…

    Hardback – 2008-06-05
    CRC Press
    Oceanography and Marine Biology - An Annual Review

  • Maritime Transportation and Exploitation of Ocean and Coastal Resources, Two Volume Set

    Proceedings of the 11th International Congress of the International Maritime Association of the Mediterranean, Lisbon, Portugal, 26-30 September 2005

    Edited by Carlos Guedes Soares, Y. Garbatov, N. Fonseca

    This book deals with various aspects concerning the design and fabrication of vessels for maritime transportation, namely, hydrodynamics, structures, machinery and propulsion systems, control systems, vessel design and shipyard technology, maintenance and repair. These volumes bring together an…

    Pack – 2005-10-27
    CRC Press

  • Oceanography and Marine Biology

    An Annual Review Volume 42

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

    Ever-increasing interest in oceanography and marine biology and its relevance to global environmental issues creates a demand for authoritative reviews summarizing the results of recent research. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review has answered this demand since its founding by the…

    Hardback – 2004-07-28
    CRC Press
    Oceanography and Marine Biology - An Annual Review

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