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Fisheries & Aquaculture

  • Symbiosis in Fishesby Ilan Karplus

    Wiley 2014; US$ 214.50

    Symbiosis in Fishes provides comprehensive coverage of the biology of partnerships between fishes and invertebrates, ascending the phylogenetic scale, from luminescent bacteria, sponges and coelenterates to molluscs, crustaceans and echinoderms. Both facultative and obligatory partnerships are reviewed with emphasis on the behavioral, ecological... more...

  • Biology and Ecology of Sardines and Anchoviesby Konstantinos Ganias

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 129.95

    Apart from being commercially and socially significant, anchovies and sardines populations occupy crucial positions in the oceans? ecosystems. Low in the food chain, clupeoids tend towards abundance, as if their purpose in life was to be eaten and fuel the upper levels of marine trophic chains. The present book covers a broad spectrum of topics on... more...

  • Fish Vaccinationby Roar Gudding; Atle Lillehaug; Oystein Evensen

    Wiley 2014; US$ 214.50

    Fish farming, in seawater and in freshwater, in cages, tanks or ponds, makes an ever-increasing and significant contribution to the production of aquatic food in many regions of the world. During the last few decades there has been significant progress and expansion in the aquaculture sector, characterized by intensified production and the exploitation... more...

  • King Crabs of the Worldby Bradley G. Stevens

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 159.95

    With species existing in all subpolar seas, king crabs are one of the most valuable seafoods. Major fluctuations in their abundance have stimulated a flurry of research and a rapid expansion of the scientific literature in the last decade. King Crabs of the World: Biology and Fisheries Management consolidates extensive knowledge on the biology,... more...

  • The Pancreatic Beta Cellby Gerald Litwack

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 210.00

    First published in 1943, Vitamins and Hormones is the longest-running serial published by Academic Press. The Series provides up-to-date information on vitamin and hormone research spanning data from molecular biology to the clinic. A volume can focus on a single molecule or on a disease that is related to vitamins or hormones.  A hormone is... more...

  • International Fish Screening Techniquesby A. W. H. TURNPENNY; R. A. HORSFIELD

    WIT Press 2014; US$ 198.00

    In March 2011 the Institute of Fisheries Management, in the United Kingdom, organised a two-day conference which attracted international experts from the UK, Europe and the USA. Presenting key papers from the meeting this book will be of interest to academics, students, practitioners and environmental regulators everywhere. more...

  • OECD Review of Fisheries: Policies and Summary Statistics 2013by OECD Publishing

    OECD Publishing 2014; US$ 98.00

    This Review contains a General Survey of Policy Developments based on material submitted by OECD member countries, information gathered on observer and enhanced engagement countries, and an overview of recent activities of the Committee of Fisheries. Finally, it contains Country Notes on the state of fisheries in OECD and observer countries. more...

  • Endocrine Disruptersby Gerald Litwack

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 210.00

    First published in 1943, Vitamins and Hormones is the longest-running serial published by Academic Press. The Series provides up-to-date information on vitamin and hormone research spanning data from molecular biology to the clinic. A volume can focus on a single molecule or on a disease that is related to vitamins or hormones.  A hormone is... more...

  • Fish Physiology: Organic Chemical Toxicology of Fishesby Keith B. Tierney; Anthony P. Farrell; Colin J. Brauner

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 119.95

    Fish Physiology: Organic Chemical Toxicology of Fishes discusses the different types of organic chemical contaminants and their respective toxic effects in fish. The book also covers the detection of dissolved organic compounds and methods to assess organic toxicity. Substances addressed in this book include organometallics, hydrocarbons, endocrine... more...

  • Condition and Health Indicators of Exploited Marine Fishesby Josep Lloret; Georgiy Shulman; R. Malcolm Love

    Wiley 2013; US$ 214.50

    This important and informative new book outlines and discusses details of the basic principles and methods that are central to any study of fish condition, from a fish ecology and fisheries biology perspective. Condition and Health Indicators of Exploited Marine Fishes describes the potential capacities of condition indicators, providing examples showing... more...