Estuaries / Edition 1

Estuaries / Edition 1

by Ruth Patrick
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471303453

ISBN-13: 9780471303459

Pub. Date: 10/11/1994

Publisher: Wiley

This is the first of a series of books providing a comprehensive, unified and integrated treatment of all the major rivers and estuaries of the contiguous United States. The hydrology, chemistry and biology of rivers in natural circumstances are described. This volume deals with estuaries, those biologically productive zones where rivers meet the oceans.

This six

Overview

This is the first of a series of books providing a comprehensive, unified and integrated treatment of all the major rivers and estuaries of the contiguous United States. The hydrology, chemistry and biology of rivers in natural circumstances are described. This volume deals with estuaries, those biologically productive zones where rivers meet the oceans.

This six-volume set offers a comprehensive, unified and integrated treatment of all major rivers and estuaries of the contiguous United States. Describes the hydrology, chemistry and biology of rivers in natural circumstances. Includes numerous photographs, maps and graphs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471303459
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/11/1994
Series:
Rivers of the United States Series , #2
Pages:
825
Product dimensions:
6.46(w) x 9.57(h) x 1.65(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

Physical Characteristics of Estuaries.

Northern New England Estuaries.

Southern New England Estuaries.

Middle Atlantic Estuaries.

Southeastern Estuaries.

South Florida Seagrasses.

Mangrove Estuaries: South Florida, Gulf of Mexico.

Gulf of Mexico Estuaries: Florida, Louisiana.

Southern California Estuaries.

Puget Sound.

Species Index.

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