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Handbook on Marine Environment Protection

Science, Impacts and Sustainable Management

Editors: Salomon, Markus, Markus, Till (Eds.)

  • Provides the most important scientific and management topics in marine environmental protection in a comprehensive way and clear language
  • Gives readers the latest perspectives and best practices by renowned experts regarding functioning of marine ecosystems, natural processes, and anthropogenic pressures
  • Acquaints readers with the intricacies and challenges of managing coasts and oceans more sustainably, and guides them through the thicket of concepts and strategies, laws and policies, and the various actors that define our ability to manage marine activities
  • Essential for marine environmental scientists, policy-makers, lawyers, practitioners and concerned or interested readers
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-60156-4
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About this book

This handbook is the first of its kind to provide a clear, accessible, and comprehensive introduction to the most important scientific and management topics in marine environmental protection. Leading experts discuss the latest perspectives and best practices in the field with a particular focus on the functioning of marine ecosystems, natural processes, and anthropogenic pressures. The book familiarizes readers with the intricacies and challenges of managing coasts and oceans more sustainably, and guides them through the maze of concepts and strategies, laws and policies, and the various actors that define our ability to manage marine activities. Providing valuable thematic insights into marine management to inspire thoughtful application and further study, it is essential reading for marine environmental scientists, policy-makers, lawyers, practitioners and anyone interested in the field.

About the authors

Markus Salomon is marine biologist working for the German Advisory Council on the Environment. With more than a decade of experience in policy analysis and advice, he has a strong interest in marine environmental protection. 

Till Markus is a senior legal researcher at the Research Centre for European Environmental Law, Faculty of Law, University of Bremen. He has published extensively in the areas of environmental and international law.

 

Table of contents (41 chapters)

  • Introduction into Physical Oceanography

    Hummels, Rebecca

    Pages 3-35

  • Ecological Organization of the Sea

    Matthiessen, Birte (et al.)

    Pages 37-65

  • Marine Ecosystem Services

    Salomon, Markus (et al.)

    Pages 67-75

  • Impact of Fishing Activities on Marine Life

    Kraus, Gerd (et al.)

    Pages 79-96

    Preview Buy Chapter 30,19 €
  • Mariculture

    Wilding, Thomas A. (et al.)

    Pages 97-114

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Buy this book

eBook 118,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-60156-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 155,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-60154-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Handbook on Marine Environment Protection
Book Subtitle
Science, Impacts and Sustainable Management
Editors
  • Markus Salomon
  • Till Markus
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-60156-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-60156-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-60154-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 1024
Number of Illustrations
21 b/w illustrations, 143 illustrations in colour
Topics