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The ecology of seashores

G. A Knox

The ecology of seashores

by G. A Knox

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Published by CRC Press in Boca Raton, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seashore ecology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 477-542) and index

    StatementGeorge A. Knox
    SeriesMarine science series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.5.S35 K66 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination557 p. :
    Number of Pages557
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17001013M
    ISBN 100849300088
    LC Control Number00058573

    Since the seashores range from Cape Cod in the north to Padre Island near the Texas-Mexico border, these critical coastal habitats can be found in fascinating variety. One main impetus for the National Seashore program has been the need to preserve some unspoiled shoreline within easy reach of the urban public with its increasing appetite for. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of George A Knox books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

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    The Ecology of Seashores, CRC Press (Boca Raton, FL), SIDELIGHTS: George A. Knox is a writer, zoologist, marine biologist. He served as a professor in the zoology department of the University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand for thirty-five years, twenty of which he also served as the head of the department of zoology. The Biology of Seashores modular approach makes it ideal for teaching concepts of life science and ecology by focusing on intertidal ecology and the diversity of life found at the seashore. The program can be used as an introduction or review of a general unit on ecology, animal biology, or marine studies, or a unit that concentrates on.


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Written by an eminent marine biologist, this work emphasizes ecological processes and. Book Review. Free Access. KNOX, G. The ecology of seashores. CRC Press. US$ ISBN 0‐‐‐8. Ronald T.

Kneib. University of Georgia Marine Institute Sapelo Island, Georgia Search for more papers by this author. Ronald T. Kneib. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary The Ecology of Seashores explores the complex shore environment.

It covers the ways in which representative species have adapted to life in a constantly changing environment in terms of their interactions, the control of community structure, and how energy and materials are cycled in different ecosystems.

Hopefully, another thoughtful book such as this one will be on the horizon.", Biology Digest "This book is not another field guide to the seashore.

Instead, it is a general introduction to the ecology of the Atlantic coast of North America with its predominance of rocky shores in the north and extensive salt marshes in the s: 2.

The approach used in this book is somewhat different from that used in many texts in marine ecology in that the emphasis is on ecological processes and the use of systems analysis in understanding such processes. This book is an attempt to bring some order to some of the most complex of ecosystem types, those of the seashores of the world.

About this book. Seashores: An Ecological Guide provides an easy-to-use, authoritative reference to commonly occurring organisms. By looking at the habitats of the coastline, it. 11) Figure 5. 11A shows that the mortality of P latistrigata increased if all or half The Ecology of Seashores of the barnacle cover is removed, due to C tramoserica invading the area This interspecific interaction is further complicated by the presence of the common predatory gastropod Morula, which attacks the barnacles Following an increase.

ELEMENTS OF MARINE ECOLOGY by R.V Tait & F.A Dipper 4th Edition (Butterworth Heinemann ) £ ISBN InRonald V. Tait wrote this book, as an important text for students studying marine biology. Since that date it has become the standard book on marine ecology and has been reprinted on numerous occasions.

The book explains how these organisms have adapted and how they are able to cope with the environmental stresses of the seashore. With over colour photographs, the guide looks first at the physical and biological features that determine our coast before surveying the variety of communities that exist on our shores including: Rocky shores.

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By looking at the habitats of the coastline, it focuses on key species you are likely to find. The book explains how these organisms have adapted and how they are able to cope with the environmental stresses of the seashore.