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Biological Oceanography

by Charles B. Miller

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Published by Blackwell Publishing Limited .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages416
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7611558M
ISBN 100632055367
ISBN 109780632055364

Biological Oceanography Biology An upper-division non-majors course designed to explore the chemical, physical and biological aspects of ocean science. Class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays - a.m. in Darwin Please Note: The Final is due on Tuesday, not Monday! Sorry about the incorrect date. This modern textbook of biological oceanography is aimed at students taking oceanography, marine biology and marine sciences courses. It covers recent developments such as the molecular techniques (including sequence data) that have allowed a re-examination of the ocean's microbial ecology and the role of the various trophic groups in biogeochemical cycling, Price Range: $ - $

Introduction to Oceanography is a textbook appropriate to an introductory-level university course in oceanography. The book covers the fundamental geological, chemical, physical and biological processes in the ocean, with an emphasis on the North Atlantic region/5(5). Biological oceanography is the study of how organisms affect and are affected by the physics, chemistry, and geology of the oceanographic system. Biological oceanography mostly focuses on the microorganisms within the ocean; looking at how they are affected by their environment and how that affects larger marine creatures and their ecosystem.

Biological Oceanography. The goal of biological oceanography is to understand what controls the abundances, kinds, and temporal variation of organisms in the sea. Our research and teaching programs are oriented toward a mechanistic understanding of processes. To this end we employ a variety of approaches including field observations, laboratory. This book aims to study these wide categories that fall under this discipline. It brings forth researches from across the globe on ocean physics and chemistry, air-sea interactions, various types of ocean models, etc. This book is a ripe text for students and professionals engaged in the field of oceanography and associated disciplines.


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