Diving Physiology Of Marine Mammals And Seabirds

Pub Date : 2015-11-26 | Author : Paul J. Ponganis | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781316431993
ISBN 13 : 1316431991

Analysing the physiological adaptations of marine mammals and seabirds, this book provides a comprehensive overview of what allows these species to overcome the challenges of divin..

Marine Mammal Ecology And Conservation

Pub Date : 2010-08-12 | Author : Ian L. Boyd | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199216567
ISBN 13 : 0199216568

Much of our knowledge about marine mammals is derived from a long-term and dedicated research effort that is evolving rapidly due to the introduction and invention of new methods.T..

Les Serpents Marins

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : Ivan Ineich | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 2903581282
ISBN 13 : 9782903581282

Dans l'imaginaire collectif des monstres marins, le serpent de mer tient une place de prédilection. Parfois d'une monstruosité légendaire, ou parfois assimilés aux dragons, les..

Encyclopedia Of Marine Mammals

Pub Date : 2002-01 | Author : Bernd G. Würsig | Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9780125513401
ISBN 13 : 0125513402

Includes articles devoted to wide range of topics -- from the specific behavior and physiology of cetaceans and pinnipeds, to ecology, population biology, human effects and interac..

The Ad Lie Penguin

Pub Date : 2002-12-06 | Author : David Ainley | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231507325
ISBN 13 : 0231507321

The Adélie penguin is one of the best-studied birds in the world and is the subject of research programs from a dozen nations interested in monitoring changes in the environment a..