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  • A Blue Carbon Primer

    The State of Coastal Westland Carbon Science, Practice and Policy

    Edited by Lisamarie Windham-Myers, Stephen Crooks, Tiffany G. Troxler

    Blue Carbon has emerged as a term that represents the distinctive carbon fluxes into or out of coastal wetlands such as marshes, mangroves, and seagrasses. The Blue Carbon concept has rapidly developed in science literature and is highly relevant politically, as nations and markets are developing…

    Hardback – 2018-11-26 
    CRC Press
    CRC Marine Science

  • Marine Macro- and Microalgae

    An Overview

    Edited by F. Xavier Malcata, Isabel Sousa Pinto, Ana Catarina Afonso Guedes

    The marine environment accounts for most biodiversity on our planet, while offering a huge potential for citizens’ health and well-being. Its extensive resources already constitute the basis of many economic activities, but many more are expected in coming years. This book covers current knowledge…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    CRC Press

  • Seaweed Bioactives

    Health Benefits and Potential Applications

    Edited by Amit K. Jaiswal

    Studies show seaweeds are valuable sources of structurally diverse bioactive compounds. These compounds exhibited various biological activities and beneficial health effects, This book focuses on four aspects of seaweeds research: bioactive compounds in seaweeds, their health benefits, effect of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15 
    CRC Press

  • Oceanography and Marine Biology

    An Annual Review, Volume 56

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

    Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review remains one of the most cited sources in marine science and oceanography. The ever increasing interest in work in oceanography and marine biology and its relevance to global environmental issues, especially global climate change and its impacts,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-23 
    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 – 2018-10-15 
    Space, Materiality and the Normative

  • Fish Defenses Vol. 2

    Pathogens, Parasites and Predators

    Edited by Giacomo Zaccone

    Dramatic changes in the environment, including habitat degradation and climate change, have focused attention on how individuals and populations respond to a shifting biotic and abiotic landscape. A critical step toward meeting this goal is a clear understanding of the capacity of individuals to…

    Paperback – 2018-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny of Fishes (Agnathans and Bony Fishes)

    Phylogeny, Reproductive System, Viviparity, Spermatozoa

    Edited by Barrie G M Jamieson

    It is perhaps because fishes live in a buoyant medium, whether it be fresh or sea water, that they show a diversity in body shapes that is unparalleled by other vertebrates. There is also a unique diversity in the modes of reproduction, whether by external or internal fertilization, and this, with…

    Paperback – 2018-09-30 
    CRC Press
    Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny

  • Coral Reefs: Tourism, Conservation and Management

    Edited by Bruce Prideaux, Anja Pabel

    Coral reefs are an important tourism resource for many coastal and island destinations and generate a range of benefits to their local communities including as a food source, income from tourism, employment and recreational opportunities. However, coral reef are under increasing threat from climate…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27 
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Biology and Ecology of Pharmaceutical Marine Sponges

    By Ramasamy Santhanam, Santhanam Ramesh, Anbu Jeba Sunilson

    Biology and Ecology of Pharmaceutical Marine Sponges is the first comprehensive book of its kind written by scientists from both the Marine Biology and Pharmacy disciplines to fill the long-felt need for a marine natural products book devoted exclusively to sponges. Sponges are the most primitive…

    Hardback – 2018-09-20 
    CRC Press

  • Chemical Ecology

    The Ecological Impacts of Marine Natural Products

    Edited by Melany P. Puglisi, Mikel A. Becerro

    Marine chemical ecology emerged as a respected field of study providing a better understanding of the role natural products play in organisms and their environments. Ample data in this book advocates the conservation of marine environments for future drug discovery efforts while sustaining the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-07 
    CRC Press

  • Shark Research

    Emerging Technologies and Applications for the Field and Laboratory

    Edited by Jeffrey C Carrier, Michael R. Heithaus, Colin A. Simpfendorfer

    Over the last decade, the study of shark biology has benefited from the development, refinement, and rapid expansion of novel techniques and advances in technology. These have given new insight into the fields of shark genetics, feeding, foraging, bioenergetics, imaging, age and growth, movement,…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28 
    CRC Press
    CRC Marine Biology Series

  • Zooplankton

    Importance in a Changing World

    Edited by Luis R. Vieira, Lucia Guilhermino, Fernando Manuel Raposo Morgado

    Provides a multidisciplinary overview of the importance of zooplankton in aquatic ecosystems based on three main core areas: Ecology, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Education.…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    CRC Press

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