Marine & Aquatic Science Products

  • Climate Change and the Oceanic Carbon Cycle

    Variables and Consequences

    Edited by Isabel Ferrera

    This valuable compendium provides an overview of the variables and consequences of oceanic carbon cycling in the context of climate change. The chapters highlight the importance of marine plankton in carbon processing as well as the effects of rising CO2 and temperature in their functioning.…

    Hardback – 2016-10-15 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Biology and Ecology of Venomous Marine Snails

    By Ramasamy Santhanam

    The first comprehensive volume exclusively on marine cone snails, this book provides descriptions of over 100 species of hazardous marine snails along with their biological and ecological characteristics; the characteristics of conotoxins; information on cone snail injuries and their treatment…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press
    Biology and Ecology of Marine Life

  • 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 – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Biology and Ecology of Toxic Pufferfish

    By Ramasamy Santhanam

    This is the first comprehensive book on the biology and ecology of pufferfish, also known as blowfish, swellfish, and globefish. Covering 197 species of pufferfish recorded so far from the marine, brackish, and freshwater ecosystems of the world, this important volume expounds on the toxins and…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press
    Biology and Ecology of Marine Life

  • 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 – 2016-09-15 
    CRC Press

  • Parliamentary Practices and the Nature of Constitutional Power

    Assembling the Leviathan

    Edited by Kristin Asdal, Bard Hobaek

    As institutions of law, parliaments are usually understood with reference to constitutional texts, and analysed as sites of speech and rhetoric, the material aspects of parliamentary politics are routinely overlooked. In response, this book considers how, in order to assemble and to enact its…

    Hardback – 2016-08-30 
    Routledge
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • Marine OMICS

    Principles and Applications

    Edited by Se-Kwon Kim

    This book provides comprehensive coverage on current trends in marine omics of various relevant topics such as genomics, lipidomics, proteomics, foodomics, transcriptomics, metabolomics, nutrigenomics, pharmacogenomics and toxicogenomics as related to and applied to marine biotechnology, molecular…

    Hardback – 2016-08-11 
    CRC Press

  • Habitat, Population Dynamics, and Metal Levels in Colonial Waterbirds

    A Food Chain Approach

    By Joanna Burger, Michael Gochfeld

    This book is a result of the authors’ more than 40 years of study on the behavior, populations, and heavy metals in the colonial waterbirds nesting in Barnegat Bay and the nearby estuaries and bays in the Northeastern United States. From Boston Harbor to the Chesapeake, based on longitudinal…

    Hardback – 2016-06-20
    CRC Press
    CRC Marine Science

  • Biology of Damselfishes

    Edited by Bruno Frederich, Eric Parmentier

    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 – 2016-06-08
    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 – 2016-05-09
    CRC 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

    This book provides a timely analysis of the role that information—particularly scientific information—plays in the policy-making and decision-making processes in coastal and ocean management. It includes contributions from global experts in marine environmental science, marine policy, fisheries,…

    Hardback – 2016-05-06
    CRC Press

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