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Main Title UV effects in aquatic organisms and ecosystems /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Helbling, E. Walter,
Zagarese, H.
Publisher Royal Society of Chemistry,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 50937487
ISBN 0854043012; 9780854043019
Subjects Aquatic organisms--Effect of radiation on ; Ultraviolet radiation--Physiological effect ; Ultraviolet radiation--Environmental aspects ; Aquatic ecology ; Ultraviolet Rays ; Fotochemie ; Aquatisches èOkosystem ; Ultraviolett ; Photobiologie ; Ultraviolette straling ; Ecosystemen ; Aquatische organismen ; Aquatic habitats--Ultraviolet radiation--Physiological effect ; Aquatic habitats--Ultraviolet radiation--Environmental aspects ; Photochemie
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKCM  QH543.58.U8 2003 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 08/13/2004
ELDM  QH543.58.U8 2003 CCTE/GLTED Library/Duluth,MN 07/13/2016
Collation xxi, 575 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Solar radiation as an ecosystem modulator -- Physics -- UVR climatology -- Water column optics and penetration of UVR -- Modulation of UVR exposure and effects by vertical mixing and advection -- Solar UVR and aquatic carbon, nitrogen, sulfur and metals cycles -- Photochemistry of chromophoric dissolved organic matter in natural waters -- Photoactivated toxicity in aquatic environments -- Reactive oxygen species in aquatic ecosystems -- UVR-induced DNA damage in aquatic organisms -- Photoprotective physiological and biochemical responses of aquatic organisms -- Photosynthesis in the aquatic environment as affected by UVR -- UVR and pelagic metazoans -- UVR-induced inhjuries in freshwater vertebrates -- Behavioral responese : UVR avoidance and vison -- UVR and its effects on species interactions -- Past UVR environments and impacts on lakes -- UVR effects on aquatic ecosystems : a changing climate perspective.