Marine & Aquatic Science Products

  • Physiology of Molluscs

    A Collection of Selected Reviews - Two Volume Set

    Edited by Saber Saleuddin, Spencer Mukai

    Physiology of Molluscs: A Collection of Selected Reviews is an informative two-volume set that brings together some of the most important recent and unique developments in molluscan physiology. Volume One focuses on shell structure, mineralization, the dynamics of calcium transport, shell drilling,…

    Hardback – 2016-05-20 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Science, Information, and Policy Interface for Effective Coastal and Ocean Management

    Edited by Bertrum H. MacDonald, Suzuette S. Soomai, Elizabeth M. De Santo, Peter G. Wells

    The purpose of the book is to provide a timely and original look at the role that information, and particularly scientific information, plays in the policy-making and decision-making processes for coastal and ocean management. The knowledge gained from the principles and case studies described in…

    Hardback – 2016-05-12 
    CRC Press

  • Biology of Damselfishes

    Edited by Eric Parmentier, Bruno Frédérich

    Damselfishes (Pomacentridae) are a well-known coral reef family showing high diversity and many interesting characteristics in dealing with their way of life (sound production, sex change, farming and gregarious behavior, settlement, diet). This book gathers the data dealing with damselfish…

    Hardback – 2016-04-30 
    CRC Press

  • Marine Macrophytes as Foundation Species

    Edited by Emil Olafsson

    Marine macrophytes (macroalgae, seagrasses, and mangroves) comprise thousands of species distributed in shallow water areas along the world’s coastlines. They play a key role in marine ecosystems regarding biodiversity and energy flow. A large proportion of macrophyte species can be characterised…

    Hardback – 2016-04-30 
    CRC Press

  • Biology and Ecology of Crayfish

    Edited by Matt Longshaw, Paul Stebbing

    Written by world experts in astacology, this book covers a range of aspects of the biology and ecology of freshwater crayfish. With a strong focus on wild crayfish, the book studies the taxonomy and genetics of this interesting group of animals. Under examination also are crayfish growth and…

    Hardback – 2016-04-30 
    CRC Press

  • Management Science in Fisheries

    An introduction to simulation-based methods

    Edited by Charles T.T. Edwards, Dorothy J. Dankel

    A key goal of fisheries management is to regulate extractive pressure on a resource so as to ensure social, economic and ecological sustainability. This text provides an accessible entry point for students and professionals to management science as developed in fisheries, in order to facilitate…

    Hardback – 2016-03-14 
    Routledge

  • Membrane Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment, Energy and Environment

    Edited by A.F. Ismail, Takeshi Matsuura

    Realizing that water, energy and food are the three pillars to sustain the growth of human population in the future, this book deals with all the above aspects with particular emphasis on water and energy. In particular, the book addresses applications of membrane science and technology for water…

    Hardback – 2016-03-11 
    CRC Press
    Sustainable Water Developments - Resources, Management, Treatment, Efficiency and Reuse

  • Biology and Ecology of Anguillid Eels

    Edited by Takaomi Arai

    Anguillid eels have fascinated biologists for centuries due to their spectacular long-distance migrations between freshwater habitats and their spawning areas far out in the ocean. This book provides a long overdue update on the biology and ecology of anguillid eels and features comprehensive…

    Hardback – 2016-03-04 
    CRC Press

  • Rip current prediction system for swimmer safety

    Towards operational forecasting using a process based model and nearshore bathymetry from video

    By Leo Sembiring

    Rip currents are among the most dangerous coastal hazards for the bathing public, and contribute to the highest portion of beach rescues all over the world. In order to help life guards in planning and preparing rescue resources so that casualties can be minimized, information about where and when…

    Paperback – 2016-02-22 
    CRC Press
    UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

  • Analysis of Oceanic Waters and Sediments

    By Thomas Roy Crompton

    The presence of concentrations of organic substances and cations in seawater is a matter of increasing concern to the water industry, environmentalists and the general public alike. It poses a threat of possible health hazards for humans, fish and crustacea. Until fairly recently, the analysis of…

    Hardback – 2016-02-01
    CRC Press

  • Biology, Ecology and Culture of Grey Mullets (Mugilidae)

    Edited by Donatella Crosetti, Stephen J. M. Blaber

    Mullets (grey mullets) are a family (Mugilidae) and order of ray-finned fish found in temperate and tropical waters worldwide. There are approximately 80 species of mullet; these fish have been considered an important food source in Mediterranean Europe since Roman times. This book provides a long…

    Hardback – 2016-01-22
    CRC Press

  • Edible Seaweeds of the World

    By Leonel Pereira

    Seaweed is used in many countries for very different purposes - directly as food, especially in sushi, as a source of phycocolloids, extraction of compounds with antiviral, antibacterial or antitumor activity and as biofertilizers. About four million tons of seaweed are harvested annually worldwide…

    Hardback – 2016-01-22
    CRC Press

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