Advances in Marine Biology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128021408, 9780128023556

Advances in Marine Biology, Volume 70

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Barbara E. Curry
eBook ISBN: 9780128023556
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128021408
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 14th August 2015
Page Count: 318
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Table of Contents

    1. A Biophysical and Economic Profile of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands as potential large-scale Antarctic protected Areas
      Alex D. Rogers, Christopher Yesson and Pippa Gravestock


Description

Advances in Marine Biology has been providing in-depth and up-to-date reviews on all aspects of marine biology since 1963--over 40 years of outstanding coverage! The series is well known for its excellent reviews and editing. Now edited by Barbara E. Curry (University of Central Florida, USA) with an internationally renowned Editorial Board, the serial publishes in-depth and up-to-date content on many topics that will appeal to postgraduates and researchers in marine biology, fisheries science, ecology, zoology, and biological oceanography. Volumes cover all areas of marine science, both applied and basic, a wide range of topical areas from all areas of marine ecology, oceanography, fisheries management and molecular biology and the full range of geographic areas from polar seas to tropical coral reefs.

Key Features

  • Review articles on the latest advances in marine biology
  • Many of the authors are leading figures in their fields of study
  • Material is widely used by managers, students, and academic professionals in the marine sciences

Readership

Postgraduates and researchers in marine biology, fisheries science, ecology, zoology, oceanography


Details

No. of pages:
318
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2015
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780128023556
Hardcover ISBN:
9780128021408

Reviews

Praise for the Series:
"Each of these reviews is complete within its topic." --The Quarterly Review of Biology


About the Serial Volume Editors

Barbara E. Curry Serial Volume Editor

Barbara E. Curry is a Senior Research Scientist in the Physiological Ecology and Bioenergetics Laboratory of University of Central Florida’s Conservation Biology Program. Her research interests include stress and reproductive physiology, energetics, assimilation efficiency and nutritional ecology, with applications to ecosystem-based population management and conservation. She holds a PhD in the Biological Sciences from Texas A&M University, an MSc in Marine Science from Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, and a BA from University of California, Santa Cruz. Her doctoral research was fully funded by the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and focused on phylogenetic relationships among bottlenose dolphins, genus Tursiops, worldwide. Curry was a National Research Council Post-Doctoral Fellow at the NOAA Fisheries Southwest Fisheries Science Center in La Jolla, California. Working as a NOAA scientist for nearly ten years, she conducted a wide range of research projects including studies of marine mammal molecular genetics and of the physiological effects of stress in mammals. She has extensive laboratory experience including in molecular genetics, radioimmunoassay, histology and physiology. Field experience includes marine mammal stranding, recovery and necropsy, and abundance surveys in areas such as the Amazon River (Peru, Ecuador, and Columbia) and the Gulf of Mexico. She has taught a range of courses in the subjects of biology, physiology, anatomy, and vertebrate natural history. Curry has also served as a Mentor for the Harvey Mudd College Upward Bound Math and Science Program, and as a Lecturer for the National Science Foundation Young Scholars Program.

Affiliations and Expertise

Physiological Ecology and Bioenergetics Laboratory, Conservation Biology Program, University of Central Florida, USA