174 books (9 pages) in this category
by Maser, Chris
<P>Written by Chris Maser, one of the architects of the sustainability movement, <B>Interactions of Land, Ocean and Humans: A Global Perspective</B> explores a critical number of the myriad aspects that comprise the great, reciprocal feedback ...eBook
by Bortone, Ph.D., Stephen A.
<P><STRONG>Interrelationships Between Corals and Fisheries</STRONG> is derived from a workshop held by the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council in Tampa, Florida in May 2013, where world authorities came together to discuss the current ...eBook
by Bisen, Prakash Singh
<P>Instrumentation is central to the study of physiology and genetics in living organisms, especially at the molecular level. Numerous techniques have been developed to address this in various biological disciplines, creating a need to ...eBook
by Mark Konikoff
<p>Introduction to the General Principles of Aquaculture provides novice aquaculturists with an overview of the aquaculture industry so you may proceed successfully in academic studies or commercial ventures. The authors furnish you with insighteBook
by Ogle, Derek H.
<P><EM>A How-To Guide for Conducting Common Fisheries-Related Analyses in R</EM></P> <P><STRONG>Introductory Fisheries Analyses with R</STRONG> provides detailed instructions on performing basic fisheries stock assessment analyses in the R ...eBook
by Tim Grollimund
<p>"While the vast majority of observations during the day are while eels are resting or on a cleaning station, a few times I have seen an eel coupled with a grouper. The first time I saw this was on the Winch Hole. A graysby came to a stop on aeBook
The Science and Management of Nature-Based Coastal Protection
by Donna Marie Bilkovic, Molly M. Mitchell, Megan K. La Peyre & others
<p>Living Shorelines: The Science and Management of Nature-based Coastal Protection compiles, synthesizes and interprets the current state of the knowledge on the science and practice of nature-based shoreline protection. This book will serve aseBook
A Network Perspective
by Paul D. Goriup
<p>With the health of the world’s oceans threatened as never before, it is becoming increasingly apparent that Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) play a vitally important role in protecting marine and coastal habitats. </p> <p>*Management of Marine ...eBook
by Pereira, Leonel
<P>This book is divided into three thematic areas. The first covers a revision of the taxonomy of algae, based on the algae portal, as well as the general aspects of biology and the methodologies used in this branch of marine biology. The secondeBook
by Martin, Roy E.
Comprehensive handbook of seafood information!<BR>This definitive reference is the most comprehensive handbook of information ever assembled on foods and other products from fresh and marine waters. Marine and Freshwater Products Handbook coverseBook
by Baker, Bill J.
<P><STRONG>Marine Biomedicine: From Beach to Bedside</STRONG> assesses current efforts in marine biomedicine and evaluates the implications of recent advances on the future of the field.</P> <P></P> <P>Richly illustrated in full color to enhanceeBook
by Kim, Se-Kwon
<P><STRONG>Marine Cosmeceuticals: Trends and Prospects</STRONG> is a consolidated overview of the marine environment as a productive source of novel cosmeceuticals. It accumulates the latest research in this field from around the globe, ...eBook
by Arias, Andrés Hugo
<P>With contributions from an impressive group of Argentinean and German oceanographers, this book examines classical ecological issues relating to marine ecosystems in the context of climate change. It paints a picture of marine ecology at the ...eBook
by Castellini, Michael A.
<P>Suppose you were designing a marine mammal. What would you need to think about to allow it to live in the ocean? How would you keep it warm? What would you design to allow it to dive for very long periods to extreme depths? Where would it ...eBook
by Jefferson, Thomas A.
<p>This new edition of <i>Marine Mammals of the World </i>describes and illustrates newly discovered and rarely photographed species, making it the most comprehensive and up-to-date identification guide available.</p> <p>This edition continues ...eBook
Bioactive Compounds and Biotechnological Applications
by Se-Kwon Kim
<p>Deliberately breaking with the classical biology-centered description of marine organisms and their products, this reference emphasizes microbial technology over basic biology, setting it apart from its predecessors. As such, it ...eBook
by Kim, Se-Kwon
<P>Diverse and abundant, marine-derived bioactive compounds offer a plethora of pharmacologically active agents with the potential to produce valuable therapeutic entities. Marine-derived organisms, including some macroalgae, microalgae, ...eBook
A Guide to Science, Design, and Use
by Jack Sobel & Craig Dahlgren
<p>Marine Reserves represents an invaluable guide for fishery managers and marine protected area managers in creating and implementing effective marine reserves, and an accessible reference for environmentalists and others concerned with the ...eBook
by Fast, A. W.
The commercial culture of marine shrimp in tropical areas has grown at a phenomenal rate during the last 10 to 15 years. This book provides a description of principles and practices of shrimp culture at one point in time and documents both ...eBook
by Danovaro, Roberto
<P>For years scientists viewed the deep sea as calm, quiet, and undisturbed, with marine species existing in an ecologically stable and uniform environment. Recent discoveries have completely transformed that understanding and the deep sea is ...eBook