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By Marcos R. Rossi-Santos,Charles W. Finkl

This booklet gathers the latest learn findings on ecology and conservation of marine vertebrates in Latin the US, applying excessive technological ways to exhibit readers the range of the marine study that has been carried out in those international locations over the past a long time. The booklet brings authors from greater than 23 associations of seven various nations constructing the main varied learn aiming at ocean conservation during the ecology of alternative vertebrate animals, comparable to whales, dolphins, manatees, turtles, seabirds and fish.

This ebook bargains with technological advances and innovation within the ecology and conservation of marine vertebrates in Latin the United States. This eclectic assortment is extensive in scope yet offers precise summaries of recent equipment which are deployed within the learn of marine environmental conservation. Key concerns revolve round the improvement and alertness of academic methodologies within the box of marine vertebrate examine, which supply a rational foundation for greater administration of marine environments utilizing smooth suggestions linked to GIS, satellite tv for pc monitoring, aerial platforms, bioacoustics, biogeochemistry, genetics, underwater videography, species photoidentification, molecular biology, trophic ecological equipment, ethological equipment, and behavioural ecology, between others. dialogue and elucidation of those varieties of strategies are aimed toward university-level scholars and post-graduate researchers. The scope of this quantity comprises whales, sharks, rays, dolphins, tropical fishes, turtles, manatees in addition to facets of Latin American marine environment conservation. Researchers during this biogeographic area, in addition to others concerned with marine vertebrate examine, will locate this paintings crucial reading.

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