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Dynamic changes in marine ecosystems

fishing, food webs and future options

by National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Ecosystem Effects of Fishing: Phase II--Assessments of the Extent of Change and the Implications for Policy

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Published by The National Academies Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine ecological regions,
  • Fisheries -- Environmental aspects,
  • Marine ecology

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCommittee on Ecosystem Effects of Fishing: Phase II--Assessments of the Extent of Change and the Implications for Policy, Ocean Studies Board, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council of the National Academies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH545.F53 D96 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 153 p. :
    Number of Pages153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17202808M
    ISBN 10030910050X, 0309654750
    LC Control Number2006927390

      The sustainable exploitation of the marine environment depends upon our capacity to develop systems of management with predictable outcomes. Unfortunately, marine ecosystems are highly dynamic and this property could conflict with the objective of sustainable exploitation. This book investigates the theory that the population and behavioural dynamics . 4 The functioning of marine ecosystems P. Cury, L. Shannon, and Y.-J. Shin Figure 2. (a) Bottom-up control within a simplified four-level food web in a marine ecosystem. (b) The physical environment being less favourable controls the decrease in abundance of the phyto-plankton, which in turn has a negative impact on the abundance of the File Size: 1MB.

    Dynamics of Marine Ecosystems An overview of the fundamental processes in the marine environment with emphasis on interdisciplinary linkages in the functioning of marine ecosystems. Understanding the dynamics in the physics, chemistry, and biology of the oceans will be emphasized. Producers, a major niche in all ecosystems, are autotrophic, usually photosynthetic, organisms. In terrestrial ecosystems, producers are usually green plants. Freshwater and marine ecosystems frequently have algae as the dominant producers. Consumers are heterotrophic organisms that eat food produced by another organism.

    'I have used 'Dynamics of Marine Ecosystems' extensively for my undergraduate oceanography teaching to students from widely different scientific backgrounds. The students found the explanation of the physical processes in this book to be at just the right level, being advanced, up-to-date and clear, but without a lot of complex mathematics. Therefore, since both these changes would lead to an acceleration of the warming, the marine nitrogen cycle could act as a significant positive feedback factor in a warming world. This chapter serves as an introduction to the rest of this book, and in many places, the reader is referred to relevant chapters for further details. The focus hereCited by:


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