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  • Marine Pollution and Microbial Remediationby Milind Mohan Naik; Santosh Kumar Dubey

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 146.01

    Marine environment is the largest habitat covering approximately 70% of the total earth surface. Oceans are the main regulatory agent of earth?s climate and harbour a huge diversity of living organisms. Marine environment provide a unique ecological niche to different microbes which play a significant role in nutrient recycling as well as various environmental... more...

  • Medical Emergencies Caused by Aquatic Animalsby Vidal Haddad Jr.

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 89.85

    The present book is intended as a reference guide for emergency and ambulatory care medicine, providing essential information on the most important problems and incidents caused by venomous, poisoning and traumatic marine and freshwater animals. Indeed, though emergencies caused by aquatic animals are becoming increasingly common, there are few reference... more...

  • The Cnidaria, Past, Present and Futureby Stefano Goffredo; Zvy Dubinsky

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 213.40

    Thisvolume presents a broad panorama of the current status of research ofinvertebrate animals considered belonging to the phylum Cnidaria, such as hydra, jellyfish, sea anemone, and coral. In this book the Cnidarians aretraced from the Earth?s primordial oceans, to their response to the warming andacidifying oceans. Due to the role of corals in the... more...

  • DNA Barcoding in Marine Perspectivesby Subrata Trivedi; Abid Ali Ansari; Sankar K. Ghosh; Hasibur Rehman

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 157.24

    More than two third area of our planet is covered by oceans and assessment of marine biodiversity is a challenging task. With the increasing global population, there is a tendency to exploit marine recourses for food, energy and other requirements. This puts pressure on the fragile marine environment and necessitates sustainable conservation efforts.... more...

  • Upwelling Systems of the Worldby Jochen Kämpf; Piers Chapman

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 146.01

    Upwelling systems are special places in the oceans where nutrient-enriched water is brought into the euphotic zone to fuel phytoplankton blooms that, via marine food-web interactions, create the world?s richest fish resources. This book introduces the reader to the interdisciplinary science of upwelling and provides a comprehensive overview of the... more...

  • Coral Reefs of the Eastern Tropical Pacificby Peter W Glynn; Derek P. Manzello; Ian C. Enochs

    Springer Netherlands 2016; US$ 168.47

    This book documents and examines the state of health of coral reefs in the eastern tropical Pacific region.  It touches on the occurrence of coral reefs in the waters of surrounding countries, and it explores their biogeography, biodiversity and condition relative to the El Niño southern oscillation and human impacts.  Additionally contained... more...

  • Aquatic Microbial Ecology and Biogeochemistry: A Dual Perspectiveby Patricia M Glibert; Todd M. Kana

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 101.08

    This book highlights perspectives, insights, and data in the coupled fields of aquatic microbial ecology and biogeochemistry when viewed through the lens of collaborative duos ? dual career couples. Their synergy and collaborative interactions have contributed substantially to our contemporary understanding of pattern, process and dynamics. This is... more...

  • Freshwater Crustacean Zooplankton of Europeby Leszek A. Bledzki; Jan Igor Rybak

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 134.77

    This work provides a user-friendly, species level taxonomic key based on morphology, current nomenclature, and modern taxonomy using molecular tools which fulfill the most pressing needs of both researchers and environmental managers. This key arms the reader with the tools necessary to improve their species identification abilities. This book resolves... more...

  • Coral Reef Scienceby Hajime Kayanne

    Springer Japan 2016; US$ 112.31

    This interdisciplinary book illuminates the complex, diverse and symbiotic nature of coral reef systems and provides a scientific basis for reconstructing the coexisting relationship between humans and coral reefs. more...

  • Lakes of the World with Google Earthby Anja M. Scheffers; Dieter H. Kelletat

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 168.47

    Featuring satellite imagery from Google Earth, this guide provides a unique, highly visual tour of lakes across the globe, from the simple to the complex, the nearby to the remote. Clear text accompanies each image and identifies important aspects of each lake along with such information as its coordinates, scale, and altitudes, if relevant. From... more...