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  1. Marine Biofouling

    Colonization Processes and Defenses

    By Alexander I. Railkin

    Recent instances of bioinvasion, such as the emergence of the zebra mussel in the American Great Lakes, generated a demand among marine biologists and ecologists for groundbreaking new references that detail how organisms colonize hard substrates, and how to prevent damaging biomass...

    Published December 29th 2003 by CRC Press

  2. The Indian Ocean - a Perspective

    Edited by E. Desa, R. Sen Gupta

    A comprehensive work on the Indian Ocean that deals with its physics, chemistry, biology and geology in two volumes. The 21 chapters have been contributed by well-experienced and competent specialists in their respective fields....

    Published January 1st 2001 by CRC Press

  3. The Ocean Engineering Handbook

    Edited by Ferial El-Hawary

    Series: Electrical Engineering Handbook

    Compiled with the help of an internationally acclaimed panel of experts, the Ocean Engineering Handbook is the most complete reference available for professionals. It offers you comprehensive coverage of important areas of the theory and practice of oceanic/coastal engineering and technology. This...

    Published December 28th 2000 by CRC Press

  4. International Law and Ocean Management

    By Lawrence Juda

    Series: Routledge Advances in Maritime Research

    This book places contemporary problems of ocean use management in historical context beginning with the time of Hugo Grotius, whose seminal 1609 work The Freedom of the Seas was the basis of ocean law for the next three centuries. Individual use problems are dealt with in detail and include...

    Published May 2nd 1996 by Routledge

  5. Petroleum and Marine Technology Information Guide

    A bibliographic sourcebook and directory of services

    By J. Hutcheon, A. Myers, S. Oue, B. Rodden, J. Whittick

    First published in 1981 as the Offshore Information Guide this guide to information sources has been hailed internationally as an indispensable handbook for the oil, gas and marine industries....

    Published January 7th 1993 by CRC Press

  6. Who Speaks for Tokyo Bay?

    Coastal Waters Series 3

    Edited by Blair T. Bower, Takao Katsuki

    An increasing portion of the world's population and economic activity is located on lands adjacent to coastal waters. The result is ever increasing demands on the coastal resources, leading to increasing conflicts among uses and users and to decreased capacity of the resources to provide desired...

    Published January 1st 1993 by CRC Press

  7. Semi-Enclosed Seas

    Exchange of environmental experiences between Mediterranean and Caribbean countries

    Edited by P. Fabbri, G. Fierro

    Proceedings of the International Meeting on UNEP's Regional Programmes in Mediterranean and Caribbean Seas, Genoa, Italy, 12-14 February 1992 which concentrated on three issues of particular interest: water quality, coastal zone management, sea-level rise and the risks and consequences of erosion...

    Published November 12th 1992 by CRC Press

  8. Sea Management

    A theoretical approach

    By Adalberto Vallega

    This book has been conceived with the aim of contributing to the International Conference on Ocean Management in Global Change [Genoa, June 22-26, 1992] and to the ocean sciences' debate on the conceptual framework and targets of sea management....

    Published May 7th 1992 by CRC Press

  9. The Morphodynamics of the Wadden Sea

    By Jurgen Ehlers

    The Wadden Sea area of the North Sea is one which undergoes rapid morphological changes. Under natural conditions, the barrier islands would adjust them¬selves to a rising sea level. However, be¬cause the islands are densely populated and have an important role as holiday resorts, morphological...

    Published January 1st 1988 by CRC Press