ISBN : 9781632398482
Publisher : mlbooksinternational
Language : English
Category : Earth and Planetary Sciences
Publication Year : 2017
Price : USD 142.00
Description : The disciplines of marine and aquatic science deal with the regulation and promotion of aquatic life and the ecological regions that encompass the aquatic ecosystem, the limnological and hydrological mechanisms at work in these ecosystems, and the impact of human activity in these areas. These fields branch out into various sub-fields such as marine biology, marine chemistry, oceanography and hydrology. This book on marine and aquatic sciences discusses topics related to climate change and water content on the earth’s surface and the effect of wastewater and other pollutants to marine life. It covers important aspects such as principles related to aquatic sciences, conservation and hydrographical practices. Different approaches, evaluations, methodologies and advancements in this field have also been included. This book aims to equipped students and experts with the advanced topics and upcoming concepts in this area.
Author's Description :
Jeremy Harper pursued his MSc in earth sciences from University of Toronto and PhD in oceanography from University of British Columbia, Canada. He currently serves as a research professor in the Department of Earth Sciences in an American public university. His primary areas of scholarly and research interests lie in the fields of oceanography and geomorphology. His research has been a valuable contribution to those who hold keen interest in the varied fields of earth sciences.