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Main Title Interactions of land, ocean and humans : a global perspective /
Author Maser, Chris,
Publisher CRC Press,
Year Published 2015
Call Number QH541.5.S3M286 2015
ISBN 9781482226409 (e-book : PDF); 9781482226393 (hardback)
Subjects Marine ecology--Environmental aspects ; Coastal ecology--Environmental aspects ; Nature--Effect of human beings on
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Collation 1 online resource : text file, PDF.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
section 1. Water's journey from the mountaintop to the sea -- section 2. The anthropocene and the ocean -- section 3. Can we recapture nature's bounty : the global commons of land, sea, and air? "Coastal and marine ecosystems are threatened by global warming, sea level rise and changes in ocean chemistry. This book synthesizes a large body of literature on how terrestrial and marine ecosystems interact globally and how these interactions will be affected by, and affect, anthropogenic changes. Features: Synthesizes an enormous volume of data that demonstrate the complex interactions between terrestrial and marine ecosystems; introduces information that is systemic in approach; and details many of the hidden biophysical feedback loops that plague today's global environment"--