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Marine Conservation Biology : The Science of Maintaining the Sea's Biodiversity.

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Author/Creator:
Norse, Elliott A.
Edition:
2nd ed.
Publication:
Washington : Island Press, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (497 pages)
Subjects:
Marine biological diversity conservation.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
Intro
Title Page
Copyright Page
Table of Contents
Foreword
Preface: A New Science for a New Century
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1: Why Marine Conservation Biology?
Ch. 2: Back to the Future in Marine Conservation
Part One: Marine Populations: The Basics
Ch. 3: The Life of the Sea: Implications of Marine Population Biology to Conservation Policy
Ch. 4: The Allee Effect in the Sea
Ch. 5: Extinction Risk in Marine Species
Ch. 6: Behavioral Approaches to Marine Conservation
Part Two: Threats to Marine Biological Diversity
Ch. 7: The Potential for Nutrient Overenrichment to Diminish Marine Biodiversity
Ch. 8: The Magnitude and Consequences of Bioinvasions in Marine Ecosystems: Implications for Conservation Biology
Ch. 9: Diseases and the Conservation of Marine Biodiversity
Ch. 10: Multiple Stressors in Marine Systems
Part Three: The Greatest Threat: Fisheries
Ch. 11: Global Fisheries and Marine Conservation: Is Coexistence Possible?
Ch. 12: The Global Destruction of Bottom Habitats by Mobile Fishing Gear
Ch. 13: Effects of Fishing on Long-Lived Marine Organisms
Ch. 14: Evolutionary Impacts of Fishing on Target Populations
Ch. 15: Are Sustainable Fisheries Achievable?
Part Four: Place-Based Management of Marine Ecosystems
Ch. 16: Marine Protected Areas and Biodiversity Conservation
Ch. 17: Marine Reserve Function and Design for Fisheries Management
Ch. 18: Place-Based Ecosystem Management in the Open Ocean
Ch. 19: Metapopulation Structure and Marine Reserves
Part Five: Human Dimensions
Ch. 20: Developing Rules to Manage Fisheries: A Cross-Cultural Perspective
Ch. 21: The Role of Legal Regimes in Marine Conservation
Ch. 22: Uncertainty in Marine Management.
Ch. 23: Recovering Populations and Restoring Ecosystems: Restoration of Coral Reefs and Related Marine Communities
Ch. 24: Toward a Sea Ethic
Ch. 25: Ending the Range Wars on the Last Frontier: Zoning the Sea
About the Editors
Contributors
Index
Species Index.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Soulé, Michael E.
Crowder, Larry B.
Staff, Marine Conservation Biology Institute.
Other format:
Print version: Norse, Elliott A. Marine Conservation Biology
ISBN:
9781597267717
9781559636629
OCLC:
847349557
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