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Food Chains, Yields, Models, and Management of Large Marine Ecosystems

Out of Print

Series: Large Marine Ecosystems Series Volume: 4

Edited By: K Sherman, LM Alexander and BD Gold

320 pages, Tabs, graphs

Westview Press

Paperback | Dec 1991 | #18340 | ISBN: 0813383862
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A perspective on large marine ecosystems; food chain dynamics on the northeast continental shelf of the United States - the shelf-edge exchange programme; warm-temperate food chains of the southeast shelf ecosystem; coastal-shelf food chains of the eastern Bering Sea; spatial/temporal scales of secondary production in the California current; the status of main species of fish in the variable ecosystems of the Barents Sea; global epidemic of noxious phytoplankton blooms and food chain consequences; biomass, yield models and food chain theory; on the causes for variability of fish populations - the linkage between large and small scales; empirical versus theoretical - a critical review of fisheries yield models for large marine ecosystems; Part contents.

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