Advances in Marine Biology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128151051

Advances in Marine Biology, Volume 81

1st Edition

Editors: Charles Sheppard
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128151051
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st November 2018
Page Count: 318
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Table of Contents

1. Investigation into the Impact of Hydrocarbon Contamination on the Scallop Fishery in Port au Port Bay, Newfoundland
Melissa Cook
2. Pharmaceutical and personal care products in marine and coastal environments: facts, challenges and opportunities
Bing Chen
3. Modeling of the Marathassa Oil Spill in the Vancouver Harbour
Haibo Niu
4. Characterization of Nitrogen Containing Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) in Crude Oil and Refined Petroleum Products
Chun Yang
5. Sediment Resuspension Effects on Formation and Transport of Oil-Sediment Aggregates (OPA) in Emerging Oil Spills
Mutai Bao
6. Fate and transport modelling of emerging pollutants from watersheds to oceans
Arpana Datta
7. Molecule Modification of Hexachlorobenzene with Relative Lower Grade in the Long-Range Transport Potential through 3D-QSAR associated with Full Factor
Yu Li
8. A review of sources, levels, toxicity and treatment of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in coastal regions
Baiyu Zhang


Advances in Marine Biology, Volume 80, the latest release in a series that has been providing in-depth and up-to-date reviews on all aspects of marine biology since 1963, updates on many topics that will appeal to postgraduates and researchers in marine biology, fisheries science, ecology, zoology and biological oceanography.

Key Features

  • Reviews articles on the latest advances in marine biology
  • Authored by leading figures in their respective fields of study
  • Presents materials that are widely used by managers, students and academic professionals in the marine sciences


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


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About the Editors

Charles Sheppard Editor

Professor Charles Sheppard holds a half-time position of Professor in the School of Life Sciences at The University of Warwick, UK. The remainder of his time he works for a range of UN , Governmental and aid agencies in tropical marine and coastal development issues. He advises several governments on marine and coastal management and science, including the UK Government on its tropical Overseas Territories. He has organised and led the scientific input to the 2010 creation of the world's largest fully protected marine researce, in the Chagos archipelago, Indian Ocean, where a lot of his research has been focussed. The other main geographical area of research is the Arabian region. PhD University of Durham 1976.

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Life Sciences, The University of Warwick, UK