Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Marine & Aquatic Science Books

You are currently browsing 21–30 of 328 new and published books in the subject of Marine & Aquatic Science — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 3

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Eel Physiology

    Edited by Francesca Trischitta, Yoshio Takei, Philippe Sébert

    Eel of the genus Anguilla is an extraordinary fish, which due to its particular life cycle has fascinated biologists and physiologists ever since the pioneering works of Homer H. Schmidt in the 1930s. The Eel has become an excellent model for various aspects of adaptive physiological research....

    Published August 15th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Physiology and Ecology of Fish Migration

    Edited by Hiroshi Ueda, Katsumi Tsukamoto

    Among the roughly 30,000 species of fish, migratory species account for only 165 species, but most of them are very important fisheries resources. This book presents up-to-date innovative research results on the physiology and ecology of fish migration. It focuses on salmon, eels, lampreys, and...

    Published August 6th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Marine Genetic Resources, Access and Benefit Sharing

    Legal and Biological Perspectives

    By Bevis Fedder

    Access to genetic resources and Benefit Sharing (ABS) has been promoted under the Convention on Biological Diversity, with the aim of combining biodiversity conservation goals with economic development. However, as this book shows, since its inception in 1992, implementation has encountered...

    Published May 14th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Endocrine Sex Differentiation in Fish

    By T. J. Pandian

    Of all vertebrates, fish exhibit unparalleled diversity of sexual plasticity and flexibility, ranging from gonochorism to unisexualism, and exceptional patterns of functional hermaphroditism. Fish farming and monosex aquaculture have led to reproductive dysfunction with males producing less milt,...

    Published May 6th 2013 by CRC Press