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- OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 63.99
This summarises the latest advances in the physiological and ecological responses of marine species to a wide range of potential stressors resulting from current anthropogenic activity, and provides a perspective on future outcomes for some of the most pressing environmental issues facing society today. more...
- Penguin Random House South Africa 2016; US$ 3.00
First Field Guide to Sharks, Whales and Dolphins of Southern Africa provides fascinating insight into the sea creatures of the region.With the help of full-colour photographs or illustrations, distribution maps, and easy-to-read text, the young adult and budding naturalist will be able to identify the more common shark, whale and dolphin species found... more...
- Atria Books 2016; US$ 16.00 US$ 11.99
Another New York Times bestseller from the author of The Good Good Pig , this ?fascinating?touching?informative?entertaining? ( Daily Beast ) book explores the emotional and physical world of the octopus?a surprisingly complex, intelligent, and spirited creature?and the remarkable connections it makes with humans. In pursuit of the wild, solitary,... more...
- Timber Press 2016; US$ 18.50
The Northwest Coastal Explorer is a full-color guide to the marine life of Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. Organized by habitat, the book explores the flora and fauna that can be easily found in coastal forests, rocky shores, tide pools, sandy beaches, rivers, and more. more...
- University of Hawaii Press 2016; US$ 24.99
Ocean currents, winds, and rainfall all work together to create a marine oasis around the Hawaiian Islands, providing a home for many species of dolphins and whales normally found in the deep oceans of the world. The Lives of Hawai`i?s Dolphins and Whales opens a window into the world of these mysterious creatures with stories and observations from... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2017; US$ 26.95
A salty story of friendship, adventure, and the explosive life that teems beneath the ocean, for readers of Bill Bryson and such classics as The Snow Leopard. In the great depths surrounding the Lofoten islands in Norway lives the infamous Greenland shark. At twenty-six feet in length and weighing more than a ton, it is truly a beast to behold.... more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 279.00 US$ 241.80
Published in Cooperation with THE WORLD AQUACULTURE SOCIETY Shrimp is the most important commodity, by value, in the international seafood trade. The shrimp industry has grown exponentially in the last decades, and growth is expected to continue for years to come. For future success in the shrimp industry, shrimp farmers and aquaculture scientists... more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 165.00 US$ 143.00
Planktonic protists both produce and consume most of the primary production in the world ocean. They not only play key roles in the oceans but also represent an astounding amount of diversity: ecological morphological and genetic. However, for most taxa their ecology, morphology, phylogeny and biogeography are either poorly known or appear to be largely... more...
- Elsevier Science 2004; US$ 355.00
The history of channel catfish farming in the United States serves as a model for the development of pond-based aquaculture industries worldwide. Channel catfish farming is the largest and economically most important aquaculture industry in the United States. In 2003, over 300,000 metric tons (662 million pounds) of channel catfish were processed,... more...
- Free Press 2007; US$ 17.00
Author of the New York Times bestselling novel The Dog Stars For the crew of the eco-pirate ship the Farley Mowat, any day saving a whale is a good day to die. In The Whale Warriors , veteran adventure writer Peter Heller takes us on a hair-raising journey with a vigilante crew on their mission to stop illegal Japanese whaling in the stormy,... more...