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Title The effects of UV radiation in the marine environment / edited by Stephen de Mora, Serge Demers and Maria Vernet
Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2000


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 W'BOOL  577.7 Dem/Eou  AVAILABLE
Description x, 324 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Series Cambridge environmental chemistry series ; 10
Cambridge environmental chemistry series ; 10
Contents Machine derived contents note: Preface Stephen de Mora -- 1. Enhanced UV radiation - a new problem for the marine environment Robert Whitehead, Stephen de Mora and Serge Demers -- 2. UV physics and optics Susana Diaz, John Morrow and Charles Booth -- 3. Spectral weighting functions for quantifying effects of ultraviolet radiation in marine ecosystems Patrick Neale -- 4. Marine photochemistry and its impact on carbon cycling Kenneth Mopper and David Kieber -- 5. Photochemical production of biological substrates David Kieber -- 6. Mechanisms of UV damage to aquatic organisms Warwick Vincent and Patrick Neale -- 7. Strategies for the minimisation of UV-induced damage Suzanne Roy -- 8. Ultraviolet radiation effects on heterotrophic bacterioplankton and viruses in marine ecosystems Wade Jeffrey, Jason Kase and Steven Wilhelm -- 9. Effects of ultraviolet radiation on the physiology and ecology of marine phytoplankton Maria Vernet -- 10. Impact of solar UV radiation on zooplankton and fish Horacio Zagarese and Craig Williamson -- 11. Implications of UV radiation on the food web structure and consequences on the carbon flow Behzad Mostajir, Serge Demers, Stephen de Mora, Robert Bukata and John Jerome
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Marine ecology.
Ultraviolet radiation -- Environmental aspects.
Author De Mora, S. J.
Demers, Serge, 1951-
Vernet, Maria.
LC no. 99015231
ISBN 0521632188
Other Titles Effects of ultraviolet radiation in the marine environment