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  • Fire in the Seaby David A. McKee; Henry Compton; Larry J. Hyde; Michael Barrett; Jennifer Hardell; Mark Anderson

    Texas A&M University Press 2014; US$ 35.00

    The cold, stygian dark of the extreme sea depths is home to some of our planet?s strangest creatures. Even their names evoke a science fiction adventure: dragonfishes, greeneyes, viperfishes, mirrorbellies, lanternfishes. Marine biologist Henry ?Hank? Compton (1928?2005) of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department?s Rockport Marine Lab was present... more...

  • Biology and Ecology of Carpby Constanze Pietsch; Philipp Hirsch

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 119.95

    Carp are the backbone of a growing aquaculture industry. Ornamental koi carp fascinate hobby breeders. Carp allow for scientific progress as a model species in laboratories, concern ecosystem managers as an invasive species, and mesmerize anglers as big game. This book covers all these facets of carp. Informative and engaging contributions from... more...

  • Marine Algal Bioactivesby Se-Kwon Kim

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 149.95

    This book educates readers on the various bioactives of marine algae in drug discovery and development, ranging from the preliminary research to clinical trial. Focused on the isolation of bioactives from marine algae and their biological and biomedical applications in vitro and in vivo , this book is useful for further research in the scientific... more...

  • The Knowledge Base for Fisheries Managementby Lorenzo Motos; Douglas Wilson

    Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 235.00

    Fisheries are in a state of crisis throughout the world. While there has been some success, truly effective fisheries management seems beyond our grasp. The knowledge needed for proper management contains a broad array of facts and connections from statistical stock assessments, to the information that allows government agencies to track compliance... more...

  • Advances in ecological researchby M. Begon; Alastair H. Fitter

    Elsevier Science 1995; US$ 72.95

    This volume contains papers highlighting the diverse interests of modern ecologists. All areas of ecology are covered: from the current concerns over changes in CO2 levels and its affects on the Earth's vegetation to the unique Cichlid fish populations in Lake Tanganika, whose structure is important for other organismal populations, including humans.... more...

  • Environmental Sex Differentiation in Fishby T. J. Pandian

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 99.95

    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 it has been difficult to encompass it in a single... more...

  • The Hadal Zoneby Alan Jamieson

    Cambridge University Press 2014; US$ 64.00

    A long overdue collation of all that is known about life in the trenches and the hadal communities therein. more...

  • The Secret Life of Sharksby A. Peter Klimley

    Simon & Schuster 2008; Not Available

    Marine biologist Pete Klimley swims with the sharks. He was one of the first scientists to free-dive among sharks, and he has spent nearly thirty years studying shark behavior, sometimes swimming in schools of several hundred sharks. From his firsthand observations he has learned that sharks are not the vicious man-eaters that we imagine, but fascinating... more...

  • Seashells of North Americaby R. Tucker Abbott; Herbert S. Zim; George F. Sandström

    St. Martin's Press 2014; US$ 8.99

    This eBook is best viewed on a color device.   Scoop up plentiful Cockles on Eastern beaches. Spy a fabulous Emperor Helmet in Southern Florida. Find a Red Chiton on the Pacific shore. The coasts of North America yield a wondrous variety of shells, from the majestic Conch to tiny Bittium. This beautifully illustrated guide, Seashells of North... more...

  • Target Organ Toxicity in Marine and Freshwater Teleostsby Daniel Schlenk; William H. Benson

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 164.95

    Addressing the numerous gaps in current information, Target Organ Toxicology in Marine and Freshwater Teleosts is an essential resource for researchers and professionals in aquatic toxicology and environmental risk assessment. All the chapters are written by researchers who are internationally recognised for their work in mechanistic aspects of aquatic... more...