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  1. Applications of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry

    A Practical Guide, Third Edition

    By Eugene R. Weiner

    Professionals and students who come from disciplines other than chemistry need a concise yet reliable guide that explains key concepts in environmental chemistry, from the fundamental science to the necessary calculations for applying them. Updated and reorganized, Applications of Environmental...

    Published December 6th 2012 by CRC Press

  2. Marine Pharmacognosy

    Trends and Applications

    Edited by Se-Kwon Kim

    Diverse and abundant, marine-derived bioactive compounds offer a plethora of pharmacologically active agents with the potential to produce valuable therapeutic entities. Marine-derived organisms, including some macroalgae, microalgae, blue-green algae, invertebrates, and vertebrates—valued in...

    Published December 5th 2012 by CRC Press

  3. Innovative Methods of Marine Ecosystem Restoration

    Edited by Thomas J. Goreau, Robert Kent Trench

    Innovative Methods of Marine Ecosystem Restoration offers a ray of hope in an increasingly gloomy scenario. This book is the first presentation of revolutionary new methods for restoring damaged marine ecosystems. It discusses new techniques for greatly increasing the recruitment, growth, survival,...

    Published December 3rd 2012 by CRC Press

  4. Ecological Biomarkers

    Indicators of Ecotoxicological Effects

    Edited by Claude Amiard-Triquet, Jean-Claude Amiard, Philip S. Rainbow

    Does a change, which affects a few biological macro-molecules, some cells, or a few individuals within a population, have any ecological significance that would allow the prediction of deleterious effects at higher levels of biological organization, namely the population, community, and ultimately...

    Published November 25th 2012 by CRC Press

  5. Echinoderms in a Changing World

    Proceedings of the 13th International Echinoderm Conference, January 5-9 2009, University of Tasmania, Hobart Tasmania, Australia

    Edited by Craig Johnson

    Echinoderms are an ancient and diverse group of marine animals with a rich fossil record. They occur abundantly in all modern oceans and at all depths, where they contribute importantly to patterns in biodiversity and to the structure and functioning of marine systems. It is therefore vital...

    Published October 29th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. Contested Forms of Governance in Marine Protected Areas

    A Study of Co-Management and Adaptive Co-Management

    By Natalie Bown, Tim S. Gray, Selina M. Stead

    Series: Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

    In this book, the authors examine the governance of marine protected areas (MPA), and in particular they compare two different forms of governance – co-management (CM) and adaptive co-management (ACM). CM is characterized by the decentralization of the decision-making process, incorporating the...

    Published October 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  7. Sustainable Coastal Management and Climate Adaptation

    Global Lessons from Regional Approaches in Australia

    Edited by Richard Kenchington, Laura Stocker, David Wood

    Sustainable Coastal Management and Climate Adaptation: Global Lessons from Regional Approaches in Australia offers an examination of the evolution of coastal adaptation, both internationally and in Australia, from a perspective that critically addresses the knowledge-governance interface and...

    Published October 2nd 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Introduction to Instrumentation in Life Sciences

    By Prakash Singh Bisen, Anjana Sharma

    Instrumentation is central to the study of physiology and genetics in living organisms, especially at the molecular level. Numerous techniques have been developed to address this in various biological disciplines, creating a need to understand the physical principles involved in the operation of...

    Published September 25th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Quantitative Ecotoxicology, Second Edition

    By Michael C. Newman

    Quantitative Ecotoxicology, Second Edition explores models and methods of quantitative ecotoxicology at progressively higher biological scales using worked examples and common software packages. It complements the author’s previous books, Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology, Third Edition and...

    Published August 28th 2012 by CRC Press

  10. Introduction to Hierarchical Bayesian Modeling for Ecological Data

    By Eric Parent, Etienne Rivot

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Applied Environmental Statistics

    Making statistical modeling and inference more accessible to ecologists and related scientists, Introduction to Hierarchical Bayesian Modeling for Ecological Data gives readers a flexible and effective framework to learn about complex ecological processes from various sources of data. It also helps...

    Published August 20th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC