Ecology of Aquatic Management

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780130866103: Ecology of Aquatic Management
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Sustainable management of ecosystems is a key issue in ecology and environmental science and aquatic ecosystems are high on international priorities for conservation. Ecology of Aquatic Management provides a comprehensive introduction to the exploitation and management of marine and freshwater systems from an ecological perspective.

This timely book explores current exploitation practices, discusses the underlying scientific principles, and provides case studies and references to enable students to study individual topics in more depth.

Part One covers water itself as a resource, and the ecological impacts of human exploitation of water. Part Two considers aquatic organisms as exploitable components of the environment and discusses sustainability issues in harvesting and farming (or culturing) them. Part Three looks at exploitation of the aquatic environment for waste disposal, mineral extraction and recreation. Finally, Part Four provides a synthesis of the various impacts and considers effective management strategies.

Features: Provides an overview of human interactions with aquatic ecosystems. Has an ecological perspective. Considers aquatic pollution in the context of waste disposal. Includes selected case studies and references. Discusses sustainable management and biodiversity issues based on an ecosystem approach. This book has been written primarily to meet the needs of undergraduate and masters students taking courses in aquatic biology, aquatic ecology, resource management, environmental science, environmental management, water resource management and introductory courses in fisheries and aquaculture.

Dr Chris Frid is Senior Lecturer in Marine Ecology at the Dove Marine Laboratory, University of Newcastle upon Tyne. Dr Mike Dobson is Senior Lecturer in Aquatic Ecology and Biogeography, in the Department of Environmental and Geographical Sciences, Manchester Metropolitan University.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 92.50
US$ 118.56

Convert currency

Shipping: US$ 3.16
From Germany to U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Chris Frid; Mike Dobson
Published by Prentice Hall (2002)
ISBN 10: 0130866105 ISBN 13: 9780130866103
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2002. Condition: New. This item is printed on demand for shipment within 3 working days. Seller Inventory # GM9780130866103

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 118.56
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.16
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Frid, Chris/ Dobson, Mike
Published by Prentice Hall (2003)
ISBN 10: 0130866105 ISBN 13: 9780130866103
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2003. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 274 pages. 9.50x7.50x0.75 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # zk0130866105

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 148.42
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.70
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Chris Frid, Mike Dobson
Published by Prentice Hall (UK) (2003)
ISBN 10: 0130866105 ISBN 13: 9780130866103
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall (UK), 2003. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0130866105

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 167.22
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Chris Frid; Mike Dobson
Published by Prentice Hall (2003)
ISBN 10: 0130866105 ISBN 13: 9780130866103
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2003. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0130866105

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 197.14
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds