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Marine Biology

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3rd
ISBN13:

9780070121973

ISBN10:
0070121974
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
6/30/1999
Publisher(s):
MCG
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Summary

The new, sixth edition of Marine Biology covers the basics of marine biology and takes a global, non-regional perspective, emphasizing that the world's oceans and seas are an integrated system that cannot be understood by looking in any one person's own backyard. For many students this is a new perspective. This introductory, one-semester text is designed for non-majors.

Table of Contents

Castro/Huber Marine Biology, 3rd edition

Part OnePrinciples of Marine Science

The Science of Marine Biology

The Sea Floor

Chemical and Physical Features of Seawater and the World Ocean

Part TwoLife in the Marine Environment

The Business of Life

Marine Prokaryotes, Protists, Fungi, and Plants

Marine Animals Without a Backbone

Marine Fishes

Marine Reptiles, Birds, and Mammals

Part ThreeStructure and Function of Marine Ecosystems

An Introduction to Ecology

Between the Tides

Estuaries: Where Rivers Meet the Sea

Life on the Continental Shelf

Coral Reefs

Life Near the Surface

The Ocean Depths

Part FourHumans and the Sea

Resources from the Sea

The Impact of Humans on the Marine Environment

The Oceans and Human Affairs

Appendix A

Answers to the Do-It-Yourself Summaries

Appendix B

Units of Measurement

Appendix C

The World Ocean

Appendix D

Major Coastal Communities of North America



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