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- Springer Netherlands 2008; US$ 89.99
Provides a review of scientific literature on environmental issues facing the oceans Covers a wide range of topics to illustrate the breadth of threats from human activities facing the marine environment Links environmental issues with policy perspectives and processes of marine environmental protection Draws upon the unique expertise of Greenpeace... more...
- Greystone Books 2009; US$ 14.95
In 2005?06, Julie Angus, with her fiancé Colin, rowed 10,000 kilometers across the Atlantic Ocean, becoming the first woman in the world to travel from mainland to mainland in a rowboat. The 145-day journey gave Angus, a trained scientist, a unique perspective on the ocean. The slow-moving boat became an ecosystem unto itself, attracting barnacles,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95
This book offers a comprehensive and systematic examination of the issues involved within Ocean Economics. The oceans are the last frontier on Earth, and research and exploration are key to developing and enhancing global economic activity that is necessary to sustain a growing human population. Colazingari pinpoints the contentious issues relevant... more...
- Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 140.00
Aquacultural, oceanographic, and fisheries engineering, as well as other disciplines, require gas solubility data to compute the equilibrium concentration. These calculations, for example, can affect the output of aquacultural production or assist in environmental consulting. Until now, published solubility information has not been available in a... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2006; US$ 319.00
It is only in the past few years that methods of adequate sensitivity have become available for true ultra-trace metal determinations in water. In the case of organics in seawater it has now become possible to resolve the complex mixtures of organics in seawater and achieve the required very low detection limits. Fortunately, the interest in micro-constituents... more...
- CRC Press 2014; US$ 794.00
History of ocean management. Theory of ocean management. Ocean management in practice. Sea-level rise and its implication in coastal planning and management. Impact of ocean circulation on regional and global change. The impacts of sea level rise on coral reefs and reef islands. Ocean sciences and management. Remote sensing on ocean management. Information... more...
- Amsterdam University Press 2012; US$ 49.95
In order to ensure sustainable use of their shared marine resources, the nations of the West Caribbean Region must adopt an approach that encompasses both the human and natural dimensions of ecosystems. This volume directly contributes to that vision, bringing together the collective knowledge and experience of scholars and practitioners within the... more...
- Wiley 2009; US$ 310.00
Since the book first appeared in 1976, Methods of Seawater Analysis has found widespread acceptance as a reliable and detailed source of information. Its second extended and revised edition published in 1983 reflected the rapid pace of instrumental and methodological evolution in the preceding years. The development has lost nothing of its momentum,... more...
- Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 320.00
Temperature-Salinity Analysis of World Ocean Waters more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
Marine and coastal resources provide millions of people with their livelihoods, such as fishing and tourism, and a range of critical additional ?ecosystem services?, from biodiversity and culture to carbon storage and flood protection. Yet across the world, these resources are fast-diminishing under the weight of pollution, land clearance, coastal... more...