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Encyclopedia of ocean sciences / editors-in-chief: J. Kirk Cochran, Henry J. Bokuniewicz, Patricia L. Yager

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Publication Info.
20190904
Publication Info.
Amsterdam [Netherlands] : Academic Press, 2019.
Publication Info.
Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, 2019.

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Edition
Third edition.
[Enhanced Credo edition]
Description
1 online resource (501 entries) : 2781 images ; digital files.
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Series
Credo reference.
Contents
v. 1. Marine biogeochemistry: Upper ocean processes; Elemental distribution; Ocean process tracers; Nutrient cycling; Primary production; Ecosystems & ecosystem structure and dynamics (food webs) -- v. 2. Marine life: Birds; Fish biology; Fisheries & mariculture; Marine mammals; Benthos -- v. 3. Ocean dynamics: Convection; Circulation; Currents; Turbulence & diffusion; Waves -- v. 4. Seafloor processes: Geophysics; Sediments; Ridges & hydrothermal systems; Paleoceanography -- v. 5. Technology, instrumentation: Instruments; Platforms; Acoustics; Satellite remote sensing; Models; Energy resources -- v. 6. Ocean interfaces & human impacts: Air-sea interaction; Land-sea interactions; High latitude systems & cryosphere; Marine pollution; Climate & climate change; Policy.
Access
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.
Summary
The oceans cover 70% of the Earth's surface, and are critical components of Earth's climate system. This new edition of Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences summarizes the breadth of knowledge about them, providing revised, up to date entries as well coverage of new topics in the field.
System Details
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Note
Description based on title page of print version.
Subject
Oceanography -- Encyclopedias.
Marine ecology -- Encyclopedias.
Submarine geology -- Encyclopedias.
Marine sciences -- Encyclopedias.
Genre/Form
Electronic books.
Added Author
Cochran, J. Kirk, editor.
Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph), editor.
Yager, Patricia L., editor.
Credo Reference (Firm), distributor.
Other Form:
Print version: 0128130814 9780128130810 6 volumes (4318 pages) : illustrations
ISBN
9781787853959 electronic version
9780128130810 set
0128130814 set
9780128130827 electronic book
0128130822 electronic book