Marine & Aquatic Science Products

  • Biology and Ecology of Pike

    Edited by Anders Nilsson, Christian Skov

    This book sets out to bridge the order scales among pike researchers, populations, communities, management, and fisheries. It emphasizes the progress of pike research during the last two decades, during which the order-bridging approach emerged. This framework underpins the text and the message, to…

    Hardback – 2018-01-15 
    CRC Press

  • Therapeutic and Nutritional Uses of Algae

    By Leonel Pereira

    Algae have been used since ancient times as food, fodder, fertilizer and as source of medicine. Nowadays seaweeds represent an unlimited source of the raw materials used in pharmaceutical, food industries, medicine and cosmetics. They are nutritionally valuable as fresh or dried vegetables, or as…

    Hardback – 2018-01-15 
    CRC Press

  • Biology and Ecology of Edible Marine Gastropod Molluscs

    By Ramasamy Santhanam

    This comprehensive volume, Biology and Ecology of Edible Marine Gastropod Molluscs, focuses exclusively on sea snails or gastropods, which are popular food items and occupy an important role as commercial shell craft industry. Familiar examples include conchs (highly sought after due to their mild…

    Hardback – 2017-12-31 
    Apple Academic Press
    Biology and Ecology of Marine Life

  • Biology and Ecology of Edible Marine Bivalve Molluscs

    Edited by Ramasamy Santhanam

    Biology and Ecology of Edible Marine Bivalve Molluscs provides a plethora of first-hand information on the diversity, biology, and ecology of edible marine bivalve mollusks. Marine bivalve molluscs play important roles in the marine ecosystems by filtering the water and serving as habitat and prey…

    Hardback – 2017-12-30 
    Apple Academic Press
    Biology and Ecology of Marine Life

  • Ocean Energy

    Governance Challenges for Wave and Tidal Stream Technologies

    Edited by Glen Wright, Sandy Kerr, Kate Johnson

    Energy from wave and tidal power is a key component of current policies for renewable sources of energy. This book provides the first comprehensive exploration of legal, economic, and social issues related to the emerging ocean energy industry, in particular wave and tidal energy technologies. …

    Hardback – 2017-12-19 
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Resource Recovery from Waste

    Business Models for Energy, Nutrient and Water Reuse in Low- and Middle-income Countries

    Edited by Miriam Otoo, Pay Drechsel

    Humans generate millions of tons of waste every day. This waste is rich in water, nutrients, energy and organic compounds. Yet waste is not being managed in a way that permits us to derive value from its reuse, whilst millions of farmers struggle with depleted soils and lack of water. This book…

    Hardback – 2017-12-18 
    Routledge

  • Oceanography and Marine Biology

    An Annual Review, Volume 55

    Edited by S. J. Hawkins, A. J. Evans, A.C. Dale, L. B. Firth, D. J. Hughes, I. P. Smith

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

    Hardback – 2017-11-21 
    CRC Press
    Oceanography and Marine Biology - An Annual Review

  • 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 – 2017-11-15 
    Apple Academic Press
    Biology and Ecology of Marine Life

  • Biology and Ecology of Venomous Stingrays

    By Ramasamy Santhanam

    This comprehensive book on the venomous stingrays of the world seas and freshwater systems provides first-hand information on the diversity, biology, and ecology of venomous stingrays of freshwater, brackish, and marine ecosystems. Each year thousands of injuries to swimmers and surfers are…

    Hardback – 2017-11-15 
    Apple Academic Press
    Biology and Ecology of Marine Life

  • Biology and Culture of Portunid Crabs of World Seas

    By Ramasamy Santhanam

    Biology and Culture of Portunid Crabs of World Seas provides an abundance of valuable first-hand information about the diversity, biology, ecology culture of the portunid crabs of the word seas. Marine crabs play an important role directly or indirectly in the livelihood of millions of people…

    Hardback – 2017-11-15 
    Apple Academic Press
    Biology and Ecology of Marine Life

  • 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

  • Indian Ocean Resources and Technology

    By Ganpat Singh Roonwal

    The current scenario provides an ideal opportunity to confer higher priority to the marine resources of the Indian Ocean, particularly in terms of integrated management of the deep sea, shallow sea and coastal resources. This will maximize their potential in the sustainable development goal (SDG)…

    Hardback – 2017-11-07 
    CRC Press

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