Journals Higher Education



Published: 05 November 2008

352 Pages | 75 line and 25 halftone illus. and 16 pp. colour plate section

7-1/2 x 9-3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199213894

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Polar Lakes and Rivers

Limnology of Arctic and Antarctic Aquatic Ecosystems

Edited by Warwick F. Vincent and Johanna Laybourn-Parry

  • Provides an up-to-date overview of limnological diversity within the Polar regions, identifying areas of future research
  • Describes the similarities and differences between north (Arctic) and south (Antarctic) polar systems, taking a wide-ranging approach to physical, chemical and biological limnology
  • Emphasizes the potential effects of global climate and environmental change and increased human activity on aquatic ecosystems in Polar regions
  • Written by world leaders in the field

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