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New and Published Books

  1. The Great Barrier Reef

    An Environmental History

    By Ben Daley

    Series: Earthscan Oceans

    The Great Barrier Reef is located along the coast of Queensland in north-east Australia and is the world’s largest coral reef ecosystem. Designated a World Heritage Area, it has been subject to increasing pressures from tourism, fishing, pollution and climate change, and is now protected as a...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Interrelationships Between Corals and Fisheries

    Edited by Stephen A. Bortone, Ph.D.

    Series: CRC Marine Biology Series

    Interrelationships Between Corals and Fisheries 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 problems in managing tropical fisheries and offered suggestions for future...

    Published July 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Biology of European Sea Bass

    Edited by F. Javier Sánchez Vázquez, José A. Muñoz-Cueto

    Biology of European Seabass presents up-to-date reviews on key topics of seabass biology, written by leading scientific experts with extensive knowledge of seabass as well as their respective field of expertise. The book covers the biology and ecology of the different sea basses and the latest...

    Published June 30th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Toxins and Biologically Active Compounds from Microalgae, Volume 2

    Biological Effects and Risk Management

    Edited by Gian Paolo Rossini

    Toxins and Biologically Active Compounds from Microalgae: Volume 2: Biological Effects and Risk Management is devoted to the effects toxic microalgae and their poisonous products exert on living systems and how they may affect human activities. The most advanced information regarding the...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  5. King Crabs of the World

    Biology and Fisheries Management

    Edited by Bradley G. Stevens

    With species existing in all subpolar seas, king crabs are one of the most valuable seafoods. Major fluctuations in their abundance have stimulated a flurry of research and a rapid expansion of the scientific literature in the last decade. King Crabs of the World: Biology and Fisheries Management...

    Published March 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Biology and Ecology of Sardines and Anchovies

    Edited by Konstantinos Ganias

    Apart from being commercially and socially significant, anchovies and sardines populations occupy crucial positions in the oceans’ ecosystems. Low in the food chain, clupeoids tend towards abundance, as if their purpose in life was to be eaten and fuel the upper levels of marine trophic chains. The...

    Published March 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Marine Policy

    An Introduction to Governance and International Law of the Oceans

    By Mark Zacharias

    Series: Earthscan Oceans

    This textbook provides the reader with a foundation in policy development and analysis and describes how policy, including legal mechanisms, is applied to marine environments around the world. It offers a systematic treatment of all aspects of marine policy, including environmental protection,...

    Published March 9th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Algae

    Anatomy, Biochemistry, and Biotechnology, Second Edition

    By Laura Barsanti, Paolo Gualtieri

    A single-source reference on the biology of algae, Algae: Anatomy, Biochemistry, and Biotechnology, Second Edition examines the most important taxa and structures for freshwater, marine, and terrestrial forms of algae. Its comprehensive coverage goes from algae's historical role through its...

    Published March 4th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Toxins and Biologically Active Compounds from Microalgae, Volume 1

    Edited by Gian Paolo Rossini

    This book provides a structured account of the existing knowledge of toxic algae, the chemistry of the toxins they produce, the effects these substances exert in humans and wildlife, as well as the strategies envisaged to protect public health and the environment. It covers recent advances in the...

    Published February 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Pollution and Fish Health in Tropical Ecosystems

    Edited by Eduardo Alves de Almeida, Ciro Alberto de Oliveira Ribeiro

    The tropical zone contains the highest diversity of fish species on the planet. Many of these species are being continuously exposed to pollutants that pose serious hazards to fish health thereby posing serious risks for entire fish populations. This book presents information about the different...

    Published December 12th 2013 by CRC Press