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Published: 30 January 2009

336 Pages | 115 illus.

ISBN: 9780199297542

Bookseller Code (04)

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Ecology of Aquatic Systems

Second Edition

Mike Dobson and Chris Frid

  • The combined coverage of freshwater and marine ecology provides a uniquely balanced introduction to aquatic systems
  • Emphasizes the features shared by marine and freshwater systems, helping students to draw out common themes
  • Broad yet succinct coverage makes this the perfect text for an introductory course: the emphasis is on mastering the fundamental concepts, not being weighed down with detail
  • Online Resource Centre features additional resources for both lecturers and students, enhancing the value of this text as a teaching and learning tool

New to this Edition:

  • Enhanced coverage of coral reefs, salt lakes, mangroves, and salt marshes
  • New two-color text design, with revised two-color figures
  • New testbank of multiple-choice questions
  • Updated Online Resource Centre includes figures from the book in electronic format and a testbank of multiple-choice questions for instructors, and hyperlinks to literature articles cited in the text for students

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