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Main Title Dynamics of marine ecosystems : biological-physical interactions in the oceans /
Author Mann, K. H.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Lazier, J. R. N.
Publisher Blackwell Pub.,
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 57675858
ISBN 1405111186 (pbk. : alk. paper) 9781405111188 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Subjects Marine ecology ; Biotic communities ; Ecologie marine ; Biocenoses
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKCM  QH541.5.S3M25 2006 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 11/02/2007
Edition 3rd ed.
Collation xii, 496 p., 7 p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. {444}-488) and index.
Contents Notes
1. Marine ecology comes of age -- pt. A. Processes on a scale of less than 1 kilometer -- 2. Biology and boundary layers -- 3. Vertical structure of the open ocean : biology of the mixed layer -- 4. Vertical structure in coastal waters : freshwater run-off and tidal mixing -- pt. B. Processes on a scale of 1-1000 kilometers -- 5. Vertical structure in coastal waters : coastal upwelling regions -- 6. Fronts in coastal waters -- 7. Tides, tidal mixing and internal waves -- pt. C. Processes on a scale of thousands of kilometers -- 8. Ocean basin circulation : the biology of major currents, gyres, rings, and eddies -- 9. Variability in ocean circulation : its biological consequences -- 10. The oceans and global climate change : physical and biological aspects -- pt. D. Discussion and conclusions -- 11. Questions for the future.