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Forthcoming Marine & Aquatic Science Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Dynamics in Organic Matter Processing, Ecosystem Metabolism and Tropic Sources for Consumers in the Mara River, Kenya

    By Frank Onderi Masese

    Series: UNESCO-IHE PhD Thesis Series

    To properly conserve, restore and manage riverine ecosystems and the services they provide, it is pertinent to understand their functional dynamics. Growing human populations and high dependency on natural resources in developing countries have exerted pressure on land and water resources. However,...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Biology and Management of Invasive Quagga and Zebra Mussels in the Western United States

    Edited by Wai Hing Wong, Shawn L. Gerstenberger

    Biology and Management of Invasive Quagga and Zebra Mussels in the Western United States is a synthesis of the biology and management of invasive mussels from scientists and managers working on invasive quagga and zebra mussels in the western United States. Invasive dreissenid mussels have spread...

    To Be Published May 21st 2015 by CRC Press

  3. 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...

    To Be Published May 21st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Fish Cytogenetic Techniques

    Ray-Fin Fishes and Chondrichthyans

    Edited by Catherine Ozouf-Costaz, Eva Pisano, Fausto Foresti, Lurdes Foresti de Almeida Toledo

    Recent advances in fish cytogenetics have enhanced the interest in chromosome analysis in both fundamental (systematics and comparative genomics among fishes and other vertebrate groups) and applied (aquaculture, conservation and response to pollutants, whole genome sequencing of model fish species...

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Freshwater Crayfish

    A Global Overview

    Edited by Tadashi Kawai, Zen Faulkes, Gerhard Scholtz

    For their great commercial importance as a human food delicacy, crayfish are now becoming of wider interest to molecular biologists, and also to conservationists due to the fact that in some countries many of the native crayfish species are under threat from human activity, disease, and competition...

    To Be Published June 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Biology and Ecology of Carp

    Edited by Constanze Pietsch, Philipp Hirsch

    Carp are the backbone of a growing aquaculture industry. They facilitate scientific progress as a model species in laboratories, cause concern for ecosystem managers as an invasive species, and mesmerize anglers as big game. In addition, ornamental koi carp fascinate hobby breeders. Biology and...

    To Be Published June 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Nutritional Freshwater Life

    By Ramasamy Santhanam

    Supplying sustenance for millions of the poorest people in the world, freshwater flora and fauna also contribute to overall economic well-being by means of export commodity trade, tourism, and recreation. As sources of high-quality nutrients, freshwater flora and fauna of edible value represent a...

    To Be Published June 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Biology and Ecology of Bluefin Tuna

    Edited by Takashi Kitagawa, Shingo Kimura

    This book focuses on latest information on the biology and ecology of the three bluefin tuna species: the Pacific (Thunnus orientalis), Atlantic (T. thynnus), and southern bluefin tuna (T. maccoyii). In the book, the phylogeny and basic ecological information such as early life history, age and...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Evolutionary Biology of the Atlantic Salmon

    Edited by Tomislav Vladić, Erik Petersson

    Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar, L) is an anadromous species contributing to major fishery catches and comprising a significant part of the aquaculturally produced fish for human consumption. The aim of this book is to incite the interest in the field of knowledge gathered from a broad scope of...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Phylogeny, Anatomy and Physiology of Ancient Fishes

    Edited by Giacomo Zaccone, Konrad Dabrowski, Michael S. Hedrick, Jorge M. O. Fernandes, Jose M. Icardo

    This book on ancient fishes unites the work of many specialists coming from different areas of biology. Hagfishes, lungfishes, Chondrosteans, and Holosteans constitute the main subject of study. Fossil records and extant species are compared to establish the conservation or the degeneration of...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by CRC Press