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Author Koslow, J. Anthony (Julian Anthony), 1947-
Title The silent deep : the discovery, ecology and conservation of the deep sea / Tony Koslow.
Publication Info. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007.
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Description 270 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The rise of deep-sea exploration : early paradigms -- On the shoulders of giants: the Challenger expedition -- Life in the twilight zone and beyond -- Bugs in the mud : the Lilliputian fauna of the deep seafloor -- Vents, seeps, and whale falls : alternative energy sources in the deep sea -- Seamounts and deepwater coral reefs -- Dumping and pollution -- Mining the deep sea -- Climate change -- Deepwater fisheries : no more an oxymoron -- The way forward : conservation and policy options / written with Kristina Gjerde.
Subject Deep-sea ecology.
Deep-sea animals.
Deep-sea biology.
Marine resources conservation.
Added Title Discovery, ecology and conservation of the deep sea
ISBN 9780226451251 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226451259 (cloth : alk. paper)