Oceanography Products

  • Routledge Handbook of Ocean Resources and Management

    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…

    Hardback – 2015-10-26 
    Routledge

  • Field Methods in Marine Science

    From Measurements to Models

    By Scott Milroy

    Field Methods in Marine Science: From Measurements to Models is an authoritative guide of the methods most appropriate for field research within the marine sciences, from experimental design to data analysis. Written for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students as well as early-career…

    Paperback – 2015-08-31 
    Garland Science

  • Routledge Handbook of National and Regional Ocean Policies

    Edited by Biliana Cicin-Sain, David L. 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…

    Hardback – 2015-05-13
    Routledge

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

    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).&…

    Hardback – 2014-10-07
    Routledge

  • Marine Biodiversity Conservation

    A Practical Approach

    By Keith Hiscock

    Effective marine biodiversity conservation is dependent upon a clear scientific rationale for practical interventions. This book is intended to provide knowledge and tools for marine conservation practitioners and to identify issues and mechanisms for upper-level undergraduate and Masters students.…

    Paperback – 2014-08-25
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • Oceans

    Environmental Issues, Global Perspectives

    By James Fargo Balliett

    Covering 71 percent of the planet, these saline bodies of water provided the unique conditions necessary for the building blocks of life to form billions of years ago. This book explains how our oceans continue to support and influence life in important ways: by providing the largest global source…

    Paperback – 2014-05-13
    Routledge

  • The Indian Ocean Tsunami

    Edited by Tad S. Murty, U. Aswathanarayana, Niru Nirupama

    The Indian Ocean tsunami of December 2004 is considered to have been one of the worst natural disasters in history, affecting twelve countries, from Indonesia to Somalia. 175,000 people are believed to have lost their lives, almost 50,000 were registered as missing and 1.7 million people were…

    Hardback – 2006-12-13
    CRC Press

  • Coastal Defences

    Processes, Problems and Solutions

    By Peter W. French

    Coastal Defences aims to present the broad spectrum of methods that engineers use to protect the coastline and investigates the sorts of issues that can arise as a result. The first section of the book examines 'traditional' hard techniques, such as sea walls and groynes, whilst the second looks at…

    Paperback – 2001-05-16
    Routledge

  • Sustainable Ocean Governance

    A Geographical Perspective

    By Adalberto Vallega

    This topical book examines ocean governance and calls for close co-operation between science and policy. Adalberto Vallega uniquely considers the ocean as a spatial complex system which must be represented as a whole and argues that scientific approaches must change to achieve progress and…

    Hardback – 2000-09-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Maritime Research

  • Oceanography: an Earth Science Perspective

    By Dr Andy Cundy, Andy Cundy, Steve Kershaw

    This work provides a wide perspective of the oceans by examining their places in the earth sciences, drawing together all the key strands of ocean study and presenting a holistic view of ocean processes, ancient and modern.…

    Paperback – 2000-07-20
    Routledge

  • Oceanography And Marine Biology: An Annual Review

    Volume 36

    Edited by Alan Ansell, Margaret Barnes, R N Gibson, R. N. Gibson

    Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review considers basic areas of marine research, returning to them when appropriate in future volumes, and deals with subjects of special and topical importance in the field of marine biology.  The thirty-sixth volume follows closely the objectives…

    Hardback – 1998-10-08
    CRC Press

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