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The Prince Edward Islands: Land-Sea Interactions in a Changing Ecosystem

By: Steven L Chown(Author), Pierre W Froneman(Author)

468 pages, 18 plates with colour & b/w photos and colour illustrations

AFRICAN SUN MeDIA

Hardback | Jan 2008 | #229753 | ISBN-13: 9781920109851
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About this book

This book provides a modern, synthetic overview of what is known about the structure, functioning and interactions of marine and terrestrial systems at the Prince Edward Islands. Building on more than 50 years of biological, geological, meteorological, and oceanographic research, it demonstrates not only how inextricably linked marine and terrestrial systems at the islands are, but also how global environmental challenges, such as climate change, biological invasions, and over exploitation, are playing out at the regional and local levels in the Southern Ocean.


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