By R. N. Gibson, R. J. A. Atkinson, J. D. M. Gordon
Increasing curiosity in oceanography and marine biology and its relevance to international environmental concerns maintains to create a requirement for authoritative reports summarizing contemporary examine. Now in its 49th quantity, Oceanography and Marine Biology has addressed this call for for almost 50 years. This annual evaluate considers the fundamentals of marine learn, specific themes, and rising new parts. in regards to the marine sciences as a unified box, the textual content positive factors participants who're actively engaged in organic, chemical, geological, and actual elements of marine technological know-how. This year’s chapters comprise, "The marine invasive alien species in eu Seas that experience the main impact," "Threats to the variety of coral-dwelling invertebrates as a result of weather swap and caused coral bleaching," and "Burrowing shrimps as atmosphere engineers," between others. together with colour inserts and extensive reference lists, this sequence is vital for researchers and scholars in all fields of marine science.
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Oceanography and marine biology: an annual review. Volume 49 by R. N. Gibson, R. J. A. Atkinson, J. D. M. Gordon