Marine & Aquatic Science Products

  • Ocean Energy

    Governance Challenges for Wave and Tidal Stream Technologies, 1st Edition

    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. …

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Maritime Clusters and the Ocean Economy

    An Integrated Approach to Managing Coastal and Marine Space, 1st Edition

    By Peter B. Myles

    Over the last decade the concept of clustering has become a central idea for analyzing the competitiveness of nations, industries and firms. This book shows how the cluster concept can be usefully applied to the study of maritime activities.  Such activities, including shipping,…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Fish Defenses Vol. 2

    Pathogens, Parasites and Predators, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-01-16
    CRC Press

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

    Phylogeny, Reproductive System, Viviparity, Spermatozoa, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-11-21
    CRC Press
    Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny

  • Nutritional Marine Life

    1st Edition

    By Ramasamy Santhanam

    The nutritional benefits of marine flora and fauna are well known. Fish and crustaceans provide high-quality sources of amino acids—nutritionally important proteins found in only small amounts in cereals and grains. Nutrients and minerals in seafood can improve brain development and reproduction…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    CRC Press

  • Management Science in Fisheries

    An introduction to simulation-based methods, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2018-07-31
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

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

    1st Edition

    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,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Ocean Resources and Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hance D. Smith, Juan Luis Suárez de Vivero, Tundi S. Agardy

    This comprehensive handbook provides a global overview of ocean resources and management by focusing on critical issues relating to human development and the marine environment, their interrelationships as expressed through the uses of the sea as a resource, and the regional expression of these…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge

  • From the Forest to the Sea – Public Lands Management and Marine Spatial Planning

    1st Edition

    By Morgan Gopnik

    The management of common pool resources and publicly-owned areas is fraught with difficulty. This book explores the long, complex, and frequently contentious history of public lands management in the United States in order to draw lessons for the emerging field of marine spatial planning (MSP).&…

    Paperback – 2017-12-08
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of National and Regional Ocean Policies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Biliana Cicin-Sain, David Vanderzwaag, Miriam C. Balgos

    This comprehensive handbook, prepared by leading ocean policy academics and practitioners from around the world, presents in-depth analyses of the experiences of fifteen developed and developing nations and four key regions of the world that have taken concrete steps toward cross-cutting and…

    Paperback – 2017-12-08
    Routledge

  • Aquaculture Microbiology and Biotechnology, Volume Two

    1st Edition

    Edited by Didier Montet, Ramesh C. Ray

    Fish and shrimp producing industries generate huge amounts of wastes in form of viscera, scales, waste water, etc. Applications of microorganisms and/or microbesbased products have contributed significantly in solving many of these problems associated with aquaculture and waste management. This…

    Paperback – 2017-11-23
    CRC Press

  • Stress Biology of Cyanobacteria

    Molecular Mechanisms to Cellular Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ashish Kumar Srivastava, Amar Nath Rai, Brett A Neilan

    A significant component of many different ecosystems, cyanobacteria occupy almost every niche of the earth, including fresh and salt waters, rice fields, hot springs, arid deserts, and polar regions. Cyanobacteria, along with algae, produce nearly half the global oxygen, making assessment of their…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15
    CRC Press

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