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Coastal and Marine Environments edited by Yeqiao Wang

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Editor:
Wang, Yeqiao  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Date:
2020
Notes:
Elecresource
ELEC copy purchased with funds from the Margery Masinter Foundation Endowment for Illustrated Books.
Contents:
Cover -- Half Title -- Series Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- About The Handbook of Natural Resources -- Acknowledgments -- Aims and Scope -- Editor -- Contributors -- Section I: Terrestrial Coastal Environment -- 1 Aquaculture -- Introduction -- Global Perspective -- Species and Habitats -- Integrated Multitrophic Aquaculture -- Management -- References -- 2 Aquaforests and Aquaforestry: Africa -- Introduction -- Aqua-Forests -- Managing Aquaforests (Aquaforestry or Aquatic Forestry) -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- Bibliography
3 Coastal and Estuarine Waters: Light Behavior -- Introduction -- Optical Properties of Coastal and Estuarine Waters -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- 4 Coastal and Estuarine Waters: Optical Sensors and Remote Sensing -- Introduction -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- 5 Coastal Environments -- Introduction -- Characteristic Landforms and Environments of Coastal Zone -- Coastal Hazards -- Human-Inducted Hazards -- Conclusions -- References -- 6 Coastal Erosion and Shoreline Change -- Introduction -- Causes of Shoreline Erosion -- Responses to Shoreline Erosion
The Future of Shoreline Erosion -- Conclusion -- References -- 7 Coastal Natural Disasters: Tsunamis on the Sanriku Coast -- Introduction -- History of Tsunami Disasters on the Sanriku Coast -- 2011 East Japan Earthquake and the Sanriku Coast -- Mechanism of Tsunami on the Sanriku Coast -- Countermeasures against Tsunami Disaster -- Conclusion -- References -- 8 Coral Reef: Biology and History -- Introduction -- Corals and Symbiodinium -- Coral Reproduction -- Reef Growth -- Reef History -- Reef Distribution and Limits to Growth -- Conclusion -- References
9 Coral Reef: Ecology and Conservation -- Introduction -- Biodiversity of Coral Reefs -- The Functioning of Reef Ecosystems -- The Value of Reefs to Humans -- Effects of Humans on Reefs -- Conclusion -- References -- 10 Fisheries: Conservation and Management -- Introduction -- Sustainable Fisheries -- Single-Species Stock Assessment and Fishery Management -- Fishery Management Tactics and Strategies -- Ecosystem Approaches to Fishery Management -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- 11 Mangrove Forests -- Introduction -- The Ecophysiological Challenge of the Mangrove Environment
Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- References -- 12 Tourism Management: Marine and Coastal Recreation -- Introduction -- Historical Development -- Coastal Resort Morphology and Impacts -- Coral Reefs -- Cruise Tourism -- Tourism and Coastal and Marine Management and Conservation -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgment -- References -- Bibliography -- 13 Science Communication for Natural Resource Managers: Techniques and Examples in Marine Systems -- Science Communication: A Useful Tool -- Methods for Natural Resource Managers to Engage Target Audiences -- Evaluating Engagement
Topic:
Coastal ecology  Search this
Marine ecology  Search this
Coastal zone management  Search this
Marine resources--Management  Search this
Call number:
HT391 .H36 2020 (Internet)
Restrictions & Rights:
1-user.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1145702