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  1. Chitin and Chitosan Derivatives

    Advances in Drug Discovery and Developments

    Edited by Se-Kwon Kim

    A natural long-chain polymer, chitin is the main component of the cell walls of fungi, the exoskeletons of arthropods (including crustaceans and insects), the radulas of mollusks, and the beaks and internal shells of cephalopods. However, marine crustacean shells are the primary sources of the...

    Published December 3rd 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Marine Ecology in a Changing World

    Edited by Andrés Hugo Arias, María Clara Menendez

    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 crossroads of global warming. The book examines the...

    Published December 3rd 2013 by CRC Press

  3. The Physiology of Fishes, Fourth Edition

    Edited by David H. Evans, James B. Claiborne, Suzanne Currie

    Series: CRC Marine Biology Series

    Following the success of the bestselling third edition, this newly updated and completely revised fourth edition of The Physiology of Fishes provides comprehensive coverage of the most important aspects of the form and function of fishes. It covers the most recent advances as well as fundamental...

    Published November 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Economic Incentives for Marine and Coastal Conservation

    Prospects, Challenges and Policy Implications

    Edited by Essam Yassin Mohammed

    Marine and coastal resources provide millions of people with their livelihoods, such as fishing and tourism, and a range of critical additional ‘ecosystem services’, from biodiversity and culture to carbon storage and flood protection. Yet across the world, these resources are...

    Published November 21st 2013 by Routledge

  5. Biology and Culture of Asian Seabass Lates Calcarifer

    Edited by Dean R. Jerry

    This book covers the biology, ecology, genetics and aquaculture of the Asian Seabass or barramundi (Lates calcarifer), a commercially and recreationally valuable species. It brings together in the one place reviews written by world experts in Asian seabass taxonomy, genetics, nutrition, ecology,...

    Published October 25th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Quagga and Zebra Mussels

    Biology, Impacts, and Control, Second Edition

    Edited by Thomas F. Nalepa, Don W. Schloesser

    The introduction and rapid spread of two Eurasian mussel species, Dreissena polymorpha (zebra mussel) and Dreissena rostriformis bugensis (quagga mussel), in waters of North America has caused great concern among industrial and recreational water users. These invasive species can create substantial...

    Published October 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Biology of Butterflyfishes

    Edited by Morgan S. Pratchett, Michael L. Berumen, B. G. Kapoor

    Butterflyfishes (family Chaetodontidae) are a highly conspicuous component of fish fauna on coral reefs throughout the world. In light of their strong dependence on coral, they are often regarded as the epitome of coral reef fishes. This volume examines the ecology and conservation of coral reef...

    Published September 10th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Aquaculture Technology in Developing Countries

    Edited by Randall E. Brummett

    Aquaculture technology has been evolving rapidly over the last two decades, led by an increasingly skilled cadre of researchers in developing countries. Rather than copying, or adapting work done in industrialized countries to their situations, these scientists are moving aquaculture research...

    Published September 8th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Oceanography and Marine Biology

    An Annual Review, Volume 51

    Edited by R. N. Hughes, D. J. Hughes, I. P. Smith

    Series: Oceanography and Marine Biology - An Annual Review

    Ever-increasing interest in oceanography and marine biology and their relevance to global environmental issues creates a demand for authoritative reviews summarising the results of recent research. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review has catered to this demand since its founding by...

    Published August 27th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Biomarkers for Stress in Fish Embryos and Larvae

    By Irina Rudneva

    The present work evaluates the toxic effects of some environmental stressors on fish eggs and larvae and describes the biomarker responses of fish from locations with varying levels of pollution. Development of the main groups of biomarkers is discussed. The book demonstrates general trends and...

    Published August 27th 2013 by CRC Press