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The Resource The American sea : a natural history of the Gulf of Mexico, Rezneat Darnell

The American sea : a natural history of the Gulf of Mexico, Rezneat Darnell

Label
The American sea : a natural history of the Gulf of Mexico
Title
The American sea
Title remainder
a natural history of the Gulf of Mexico
Statement of responsibility
Rezneat Darnell
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
TXA/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Darnell, Rezneat M
Dewey number
578.7709163/64
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Marine biology
  • Marine ecology
  • Oceanography
  • Marine biology
  • Marine ecology
  • Natural history
  • Oceanography
  • Gulf of Mexico
Label
The American sea : a natural history of the Gulf of Mexico, Rezneat Darnell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 491-534) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Sylvia Earle -- Introduction -- Historical background -- An introduction to marine science -- The physical environment -- Origin and history of the Gulf of Mexico basin -- Physiography and sedimentary environments -- Meteorology -- Physical oceanography -- Chemical oceanography -- Biology -- Phytoplankton -- Zooplankton -- Benthos of soft bottoms -- Biota of hard substrates: biofouling communities and coral/algal reefs -- Plant-dominated communities: salt marshes, mangrove swamps, and seagrass meadows -- Nekton -- The deep gulf -- Ecological processes -- Ecological processes I: Environmental factors and species adaptations -- Ecological processes II: Life histories and system integration -- Human relations -- Human impacts on coastal and marine systems -- Management perspectives
Control code
ocn900684464
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvi, 554 pages
Isbn
9781623492823
Lccn
2015001353
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)900684464
Label
The American sea : a natural history of the Gulf of Mexico, Rezneat Darnell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 491-534) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Sylvia Earle -- Introduction -- Historical background -- An introduction to marine science -- The physical environment -- Origin and history of the Gulf of Mexico basin -- Physiography and sedimentary environments -- Meteorology -- Physical oceanography -- Chemical oceanography -- Biology -- Phytoplankton -- Zooplankton -- Benthos of soft bottoms -- Biota of hard substrates: biofouling communities and coral/algal reefs -- Plant-dominated communities: salt marshes, mangrove swamps, and seagrass meadows -- Nekton -- The deep gulf -- Ecological processes -- Ecological processes I: Environmental factors and species adaptations -- Ecological processes II: Life histories and system integration -- Human relations -- Human impacts on coastal and marine systems -- Management perspectives
Control code
ocn900684464
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvi, 554 pages
Isbn
9781623492823
Lccn
2015001353
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)900684464

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