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The Resource World ocean census : a global survey of marine life, Darlene Trew Crist, Gail Scowcroft, James M. Harding, Jr

World ocean census : a global survey of marine life, Darlene Trew Crist, Gail Scowcroft, James M. Harding, Jr

Label
World ocean census : a global survey of marine life
Title
World ocean census
Title remainder
a global survey of marine life
Statement of responsibility
Darlene Trew Crist, Gail Scowcroft, James M. Harding, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An insider's description of the comprehensive Census of Marine Life and what it reveals about a seriously threatened ecosystem
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crist, Darlene Trew
Dewey number
578.77
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scowcroft, Gail
  • Harding, James M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Census of Marine Life (Program)
  • Marine biology
  • Marine animals
  • Zoological surveys
  • Marine ecology
  • Oceanography
  • Census of Marine Life (Programme)
  • Faune marine
  • Biologie marine
  • Inventaires fauniques
  • Écologie marine
  • Océanographie
Label
World ocean census : a global survey of marine life, Darlene Trew Crist, Gail Scowcroft, James M. Harding, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The known, the unknown, and the unknowable -- Painting a picture of the past -- Expanding the use of technology -- Animals as ocean observers -- Disappearing ice oceans -- Unexpected diversity at the edges of the sea -- Unexplored ecosystems : vents, seeps, seamounts, and abyssal plains -- Unraveling the mystery of new life-forms -- Forecasting the future -- The path forward
Control code
BK0008338572
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9781554074341
Lccn
2009675176
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
Label
World ocean census : a global survey of marine life, Darlene Trew Crist, Gail Scowcroft, James M. Harding, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The known, the unknown, and the unknowable -- Painting a picture of the past -- Expanding the use of technology -- Animals as ocean observers -- Disappearing ice oceans -- Unexpected diversity at the edges of the sea -- Unexplored ecosystems : vents, seeps, seamounts, and abyssal plains -- Unraveling the mystery of new life-forms -- Forecasting the future -- The path forward
Control code
BK0008338572
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9781554074341
Lccn
2009675176
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps

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