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Marine biodiversity

Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oceanography, Great Lakes, and the Outer Continental Shelf and the Subcommittee on Fisheries and ... Congress, first session ... July 23, 1991

by United States

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Published by For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages98
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7367094M
ISBN 100160368332
ISBN 109780160368332
OCLC/WorldCa24931940

  Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning is the first book to address the latest advances in biodiversity-function science using marine examples. It brings together contributions from the leading scientists in the field to provide an in-depth evaluation of the science, before offering a perspective on future research directions for some of Brand: OUP Oxford.   This large collection of e-Books is available via the Taylor & Francis Group website and offers access to 1,s of marine biodiversity, ecology, aquatic science, etc. full text handbooks. Easy to use and search interface, read online, or Author: Amy Butros.

Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning Frameworks, methodologies, and integration Edited by Martin Solan, Rebecca J. Aspden, and David M. Paterson. The first book to incorporate the latest developments in the field of marine biodiversity and ecosystem function. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxii, pages: illustrations, maps ; 24 cm: Contents: Marine biodiversity in its global context / M. Williamson --Gradients in marine biodiversity / J.S. Gray --Pelagic biodiversity / M.V. Angel --Biological diversity in oceanic macrozooplankton: more than counting species / A.C. Pierrot-Bults --Large-scale .

Marine Biology book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Written by one of the most highly respected researchers in marine bio 4/5. Conservation of marine biodiversity is now a worldwide priority emphasized by several international conventions (UN, CBD..) and a key target for European policies and national strategies. This book provides a comprehensive review of the status and trends of marine biodiversity, an impact assessment of human activities and suggests a conceptual.


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