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  • Evolution Illuminatedby Steve C. Stearns

    Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 134.99

    This work gives a critical overview on the evolution and population biology of salmon and their relatives. It should appeal to investigators in each of the scientific disciplines it integrates - evolutionary biology, ecology, salmonid biology, management and conservation. Variation in salmonids can be used to illustrate virtually all evolution. more...

  • Fishes of the Worldby Joseph S. Nelson

    Wiley 2006; US$ 165.00

    "Of all the literature I use while preparing field guides for the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Nelson's Fishes of the World is, by far, the one I refer to most often. [This] book is a standard reference . . . I continue to use it extensively in the ichthyology courses I teach, particularly in laboratory sessions." -Kent... more...

  • Fishes of the Minnesota Regionby Gary L. Phillips; William D. Schmid; James C. Underhill

    University of Minnesota Press 1978; US$ 60.00

    From Northern Pike to the Walleye, this is the definitive guide to all of Minnesota’s 149 kinds of fishes. Illustrated with over 80 color photographs, this book will appeal to enthusiastic anglers as well as curious naturalists.Along with a guide to ide more...

  • The Fish Oocyteby Patrick J. Babin; Joan Cerda; Esther Lubzens

    Springer 2007; US$ 109.00

    This book addresses the growing needs in deciphering the biological processes associated with fish reproduction, in view of the growth of aquaculture and the dwindling natural stocks of commercially important fish. It presents a comprehensive overview on egg production in fish, from the standpoint of the oocyte. With this view in mind, the book includes... more...

  • Northern Fishesby Samuel Eddy

    University of Minnesota Press 1974; US$ 67.50

    With the greatly increased interest in fishes and fishing since the earlier editions of this work were published, there has been need for a revised version of this indispensable book on the fishes of the Upper Mississippi Valley. This, the third edition, more...

  • Fish Bioacousticsby Jacqueline F. Webb; Richard R. Fay; Arthur N. Popper

    Springer 2008; US$ 149.00

    The study of how fish make and respond to sound has important implications for communication, physiology, behavior, and commercial techniques. This volume explores how fish detect and process signals. It demonstrates how bioacoustics is used to understand and affect fish behavior. more...

  • Fish and Diadromy in Europeby Sylvie Dufour; Etienne Prevost; Eric Rochard; Patrick Williot

    Springer 2008; US$ 259.00

    Most of the diadromous fish of the world have decreased in distribution and abundance since the beginning of the twentieth century. They are now threatened, and important conservation issues arise. The causes of these trends vary among species and basins but regional human impact (damming, pollution, fisheries) and global change (climate) are suspected... more...

  • Biology of Skatesby David A. Ebert; James A. Sulikowski

    Springer 2008; US$ 239.00

    An international symposium on the 'Biology of Skates' was held over two days, on 13-14 July, 2006, in conjunction with the 22nd annual meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society in New Orleans, LA. Dedicated on the biology of skates, this book presents papers that contributed to this symposium. more...

  • The Sunken Billionsby World Bank

    World Bank Publications 2009; US$ 19.99

    Economic losses in marine fisheries resulting from poor management, inefficiencies, and overfishing add up to US$50 billion per year. Taken over the last three decades, these losses total over US$2 trillion, a figure roughly equivalent to the GDP of Italy.The Sunken Billions: The Economic Justification for Fisheries Reform argues that well-managed... more...

  • Percid Fishesby John F. Craig

    Wiley 2008; US$ 278.95

    The percid fishes (or perch family) comprise many species including the perch, pikeperch, yellow perch, walleye and the darters. These species are of great ecological and economic importance, being important components of the freshwater ecosystem and recreational and commercial fisheries. Percid Fishes covers aspects such as systematics, morphology,... more...