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Forthcoming Marine & Aquatic Science Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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).&...

    To Be Published October 6th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Interactions of Land, Ocean and Humans

    A Global Perspective

    By Chris Maser

    Series: Social Environmental Sustainability

    Written by Chris Maser, one of the architects of the sustainability movement, Interactions of Land, Ocean and Humans: A Global Perspective explores a critical number of the myriad aspects that comprise the great, reciprocal feedback loops between the mountain peaks, the deep sea, and everywhere in...

    To Be Published October 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Impacts of Oil Spill Disasters on Marine Habitats and Fisheries in North America

    Edited by J. Brian Alford, Mark S. Peterson, Christopher C. Green

    Series: CRC Marine Biology Series

    At an increasingly global scale, aquatic scientists are heavily entrenched in understanding the fate of marine ecosystems in the face of human-altered environments. Oil spill disasters, especially large-scale ones like the 2010 Deepwater Horizon tragedy, have left uncertain and indelible marks on...

    To Be Published October 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Climate Change and Coastal Ecosystems

    Long-Term Effects of Climate and Nutrient Loading on Trophic Organization

    By Robert J. Livingston

    Series: CRC Marine Science

    Produced by a Leading Aquatic Scientist A narrative account of how estuaries around the world are being altered by human forces and human-induced global climate changes, Climate Change and Coastal Ecosystems: Long-Term Effects of Climate and Nutrient Loading on Trophic Organization chronicles a...

    To Be Published November 3rd 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Marine Biodiversity, Climatic Variability and Global Change

    By Grégory Beaugrand

    Series: Earthscan Oceans

    Biodiversity loss in terrestrial environments associated with human activities has been appreciated as a major issue for some years now. What is less well documented is the effect of such activities, including climate change, on marine biodiversity. This pioneering book is the first to address...

    To Be Published November 27th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Environmental Sex Differentiation in Fish

    By T. J. Pandian

    Fish constitute an important natural renewable resource and any reduction in their ability to propagate as a result of human interference may have significant socioeconomic consequences. The negative effect of human activity on sex differentiation and reproductive output in fish is so diverse that...

    To Be Published November 29th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Molluscan Communities of the Florida Keys and Adjacent Areas

    Their Ecology and Biodiversity

    By Edward J. Petuch, Robert F. Myers

    Molluscan Communities of the Florida Keys and Adjacent Areas: Their Ecology and Biodiversity is the first comprehensive overview of the ecology and biodiversity of the phylum Mollusca in the area of Florida extending from the Dry Tortugas and Ten Thousand Islands in the west to Palm Beach in the...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Nutritional Marine Life

    By Ramasamy Santhanam

    The power of the ocean as a resource for food has been known throughout civilization. This comprehensive book covers the nutritional characteristics of available marine life. It deals with the nutritional facts of different groups of edible marine life: phytoplankton, seaweeds and marsh plants,...

    To Be Published December 10th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Immunobiology of the Shark

    Edited by Sylvia L. Smith, Robert B. Sim, Martin F. Flajnik

    Sharks belong to the oldest vertebrate species that possess immune systems similar to that of mammals, thus it is a great model species to study the fundamentals of the mammalian immune system. Analysis of sharks might also reveal insights into the other species' immune systems. This book describes...

    To Be Published December 22nd 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Bioadhesion and Biomimetics

    From Nature to Applications

    Edited by Havazelet Bianco-Peled, Maya Davidovich-Pinhas

    Bioadhesion is often defined as the state in which two materials, at least one of which is biological in nature, are held together for extended periods of time by interfacial forces. This book highlights different aspects of this phenomenon. The first section of the book describes studies of...

    To Be Published January 30th 2015 by Pan Stanford