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Main Title A living bay : the underwater world of Monterey Bay /
Author Langstroth, Lovell,
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Langstroth, Libby,
Newberry, Andrew Todd.
Publisher University of California Press : Monterey Bay Aquarium,
Year Published 2000
OCLC Number 43333670
ISBN 0520216865; 9780520216860; 0520221494; 9780520221499
Subjects Marine ecology--California--Monterey Bay ; Marine biology--California--Monterey Bay ; Pacific Ocean--Monterey Bay ; Meerestiere
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ERAM  QH105.C2L36 2000 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/06/2003
ESBM Newport QH105.C2L36 2000 CPHEA/PESD Library/Corvallis,OR 01/27/2020 STATUS
Collation xiv, 287 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-276) and index.
Contents Notes
The intertidal zone -- Wharfs and docks -- The kelp forest -- The outer bay -- Subtidal reefs -- The sandy seafloor -- The Monterey Canyon. "With more than two hundred color photographs and an accessible text, this book provides a picture of the rich underwater world of Moneterey Bay." "A Living Bay describes the complex biological interactions among many of the marine plants and animals of Monterey Bay, including its sea-weeds, seagrasses, invertebrates, marine mammals, fish, and birds." "A Living Bay will appeal to marine and nature enthusiasts in general, as well as to those visiting or diving in the Monterey area. The sophisticated text will also make this book an essential reference for marine biologists and anyone fascinated by this amazing underwater world."--Jacket.