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Aquaculture: Ocean Blue Carbon Meets UN-SDGS

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Aquaculture: Ocean Blue Carbon Meets UN-SDGS

Aquaculture: Ocean Blue Carbon Meets UN-SDGS by David Moore
English | EPUB | 2022 | 268 Pages | ISBN : 3030948455 | 69.6 MB

This book presents a solutions based approach to reducing and removing CO2 from the atmosphere transforming it into solid (crystalline) CaCO3 through the ability of marine organisms such as molluscs, crustacea, corals, and coccolithophore algae.

Marine Mammals: the Evolving Human Factor

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Marine Mammals: the Evolving Human Factor

Marine Mammals: the Evolving Human Factor by Giuseppe Notarbartolo di Sciara
English | EPUB | 2022 | 478 Pages | ISBN : 3030980995 | 94 MB

The seventh volume in the series “Ethology and Behavioral Ecology of Marine Mammals” describes aspects of the often-complex relationship between humans and marine mammals. From a primeval condition of occasional predators, during the last century humans have become a major factor negatively affecting the status of most marine mammals through over-hunting, habitat encroachment and environmental degradation.

Plastics in the Aquatic Environment - Part II: Stakeholders' Role Against Pollution

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Plastics in the Aquatic Environment - Part II: Stakeholders' Role Against Pollution

Plastics in the Aquatic Environment - Part II: Stakeholders' Role Against Pollution by Damià Barceló
English | EPUB | 2022 | 291 Pages | ISBN : 3030841138 | 31.1 MB

This book reviews comprehensively the opportunities and responsibilities of science, society and politics to combat plastic pollution in marine and freshwaters. It provides insights on what information is needed, and from whom, and it outlines policies proposed by various institutions including OSPAR, HELCOM and the European Union. Plastic waste has become a global threat to the aquatic environment that does not stop at country borders. Meanwhile, there are many efforts in science, industry, commerce and governments to tackle the problem worldwide. School education, NGO public actions, voluntary trade reduction measures, governmental management options and governmental regulatory actions are part of the portfolio of efforts to deal with the problem.

Experiences from Surface Water Quality Monitoring

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Experiences from Surface Water Quality Monitoring

Experiences from Surface Water Quality Monitoring: The EU Water Framework Directive Implementation in the Catalan River Basin District (Part I) by Antoni Munné
English | PDF | 2016 | 337 Pages | ISBN : 3319238949 | 7.4 MB

This book details the experiences gained by the Catalan Water Agency (ACA) in a Mediterranean watershed – the Catalan River Basin District – following the launch of the EU Water Framework Directive (WFD) in the year 2000. Experts in rivers, reservoirs, lakes, wetlands and estuaries present 13 chapters defining tools for water-status assessment specially adapted to Mediterranean conditions.

"Malacology Update" ed. by Sajal Ray, Soumalya Mukherjee

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"Malacology Update" ed. by Sajal Ray, Soumalya Mukherjee

"Malacology Update" ed. by Sajal Ray, Soumalya Mukherjee
ITexLi | 2022 | ISBN: 183969744X 9781839697449 1839697431 9781839697432 1839697458 9781839697456 | 101 pages | PDF | 7 MB

This book is an enriched edition of current trends of malacological research and is a useful resource for students, teachers, and researchers working in basic and applied malacology.

"Wildlife Managing in a Changing World" ed. by Jafari R. Kideghesho

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"Wildlife Managing in a Changing World" ed. by Jafari R. Kideghesho

"Wildlife Managing in a Changing World" ed. by Jafari R. Kideghesho
ITexLi | 2021 | ISBN: 1838809767 9781838809768 1838809759 9781838809751 1838809775 9781838809775 | 128 pages | PDF | 13 MB

This volume draws experiences from different parts of the world on status, challenges, and efforts of reversing the current negative trends on wildlife habitats and species in the face of these changes. This book is useful for academicians, researchers, policy makers, conservation practitioners, students, and other interested readers.