Ocean constitute nearly two third of the earth surface. The intertidal zone is perhaps the best known and studied of all areas of the sea because it is most accessible to humans. This zone has been of interest and use to humans since prehistoric times. And this zone is more prone to pollution. An elaborate scientific treatment to many important issues of marine environment is given in this book. Major areas being Introduction; Life of muddy shores; Rocky shores; Shingle beaches; The sea shore environment; The shore and the sea; Plank tonic larvae; Feeding mechanisms; Sandy shores; Plants of rocky shores; Animals of rocky shores; The effect of marine pollution; Marine pollutants and their sources; Marine oil pollution; Concepts in marine pollution; Controlling marine pollution etc. The information contained herein will prove of immense value to both academics and the professionals in the field. Printed Pages: 554. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 32163
Titel: Marine Environment, 2 Vols
Verlag: Anmol Publications Pvt. Ltd.
Buchbeschreibung Kobenhavn Reitzels, 1958. M. 76 Taf. u. mehr. Tab. 149 S. St. a. Tit. (Geolog. Surv. Denmark II/79) 0 gr. Artikel-Nr. 620090