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Main Title The biology of soft shores and estuaries /
Author Little, Colin,
Publisher Oxford University Press,
Year Published 2000
OCLC Number 42953494
ISBN 0198504276; 9780198504276; 0198504268; 9780198504269
Subjects Coastal ecology. ; Seashore biology. ; Estuarine biology. ; Estuarine ecology. ; Estuaria. ; Kustgebieden. ; Ecologie. ; èAstuar ; Ecologie littorale ; Biologie des estuaires ; Ecologie des estuaires ; Biologie des rivages ; Biolog ia costera ; Ecolog ia costera ; Ecolog ia de estuarios
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EJAM  QH541.5.C65L58 2000 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/25/2002
EKCM  QH541.5.C65L58 2000 NHEERL/GED Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 05/23/2003
Collation ix, 252 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-236) and index.
Contents Notes
Ch. 1. Introduction: organisms, sediments, and water movements -- Ch. 2. The world of particles: a variety of habitats -- Ch. 3. The coarse extreme: life on sandy beaches -- Ch. 4. A fine option: life on mudflats and in seagrass beds -- Ch. 5. Salt marshes and mangrove swamps -- Ch. 6. Life at the bottom: sublittoral sediments and community structure -- Ch. 7. Estuarine habitats and coastal lagoons -- Ch. 8. The estuarine benthos and its distribution -- Ch. 9. Life in the estuarine water column -- Ch. 10. Estuarine ecosystems -- Ch. 11. Uses and abuses: human impacts and counter-measures --Further reading -- References -- Glossary -- Appendix: A brief classification of selected organisms -- Index.