World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation: Volume II: The Indian Ocean to the Pacific

19.00$
World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation: Volume II: The Indian Ocean to the Pacific

World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation: Volume II: The Indian Ocean to the Pacific

19.00$

Author(s)Charles Sheppard
Year2019
Pages905
LanguageEnglish
FormatPDF
Size458 MB
PublisherAcademic Press
ISBN0081008538, 978-0081008539

World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation, Second Edition, Volume Two: The Indian Ocean to the Pacific provides a comprehensive review of the environmental condition of the seas from the Indian Ocean to the Pacific. Each chapter is written by experts in the field who provide historical overviews in environmental terms, current environmental status, major problems arising from human use, informed comments on major trends, problems and successes, and recommendations for the future. The book is an invaluable worldwide reference source for students and researchers who are concerned with marine environmental science, fisheries, oceanography and engineering and coastal zone development.

  • Covers regional issues that help countries find solutions to environmental decline that may have already developed elsewhere
  • Provides scientific reviews of regional issues, thus empowering managers and policymakers to make progress in under-resourced countries and regions
  • Includes comprehensive maps and updated statistics in each region covered