Marine Biology

Marine Biology

An Ecological Approach

by James W. Nybakken

Hardback Publication Date: 01/12/2000

 
Appropriate for undergraduate and graduate students in marine biology and marine ecology, Marine Biology: An Ecological Approach emphasises the ecological principles that govern marine life throughout all environments within the world's oceans. Its unique ecological approach adds real-world relevance by exploring how organisms interact within their individual ecosystems. The text is organised by habitat and each habitat receives detailed, in-depth coverage, giving instructors flexibility to focus on their particular areas of interest. The Fifth Edition is fully updated with the latest research data and topics, including expanded coverage of the human impact on oceans, oceanic dead zones, and coral reefs. In addition to Nybakken's engaging writing style, the text now offers enhanced pedagogy with new end-of-chapter summaries, a new four-color design to complement the art program, an art CD-ROM for instructors, and a text specific Companion Web site. *NEW With updated references throughout, the text includes such current topic coverage as a new section comparing marine and terrestrial biodiversity, expanded material on the decline of world fisheries and the destruction of marine hab
ISBN:
9780321030764
Category:
Aquaculture & fish-farming: practice & techniques
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
01-12-2000
Language:
English
Publisher:
Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
Country of origin:
United States
Edition:
5th Edition
Dimensions (mm):
262x210x23mm
Weight:
1.15kg

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