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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Coastal Ocean Office in Silver Spring, MD .
Written in English


  • Marine eutrophication -- Observations.,
  • Marine eutrophication -- Bibliography.,
  • Coastal ecology -- Observations.,
  • Marine phytoplankton -- Observations.,
  • Primary productivity (Biology) -- Observations.

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Edition Notes

StatementKenneth R. Hinga, Heeseon Jeon, Noëlle F. Lewis.
SeriesNOAA Coastal Ocean Program decision analysis series ;, no. 4
ContributionsJeon, Heeseon, Lewis, Noëlle F.
LC ClassificationsQH91.8.M34 H55 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination36, 120 p. :
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL918775M
LC Control Number95216018

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From the reviews of the first edition: "This book focuses on the relevance of ecology for environmental policy by taking up the theme of marine eutrophication as an illustrative case. The book presents an interesting account of developments in science and policy Cited by: Eutrophication, structure and dynamics of a marine coastal system: results of a ten-year monitoring along the Emilia-Romagna coast (Northwest Adriatic Coast) (R.A. Vollenweider, A. Rinaldi, G. . This chapter discusses the various forms of marine eutrophication, which enables to establish a definition of the phenomenon, and then describes the mechanisms of marine eutrophication. Hydrodynamics govern the transport and dilution of dissolved nutrients, particles and algae in suspension, influencing the average residence time of the latter Cited by: 1. This paper evaluates the current state of life cycle impact assessment (LCIA) methods used to estimate potential eutrophication impacts in freshwater and marine ecosystems and presents a critical review of the underlying surface water quality, watershed, marine, and air fate and transport (F&T) models.

This review examines how eutrophication influ- ences the biomass and species composition of algae in both fresh- water and costal marine systems.   The present work reviews methods of data analysis used for the assessment of coastal marine eutrophication. The difficulties in applying these methods on data collected from the marine environment are discussed as well as the future perspectives of spatial and .   This paper summarizes the main results of this review restricted to a sub-domain, the modelling approach of the marine eutrophication. After recalling the different aims pursued, an overview is given on the historical time course of this modelling effort, its world distribution and the various tools used. Human activities, especially increased nutrient loads that set in motion a cascading chain of events related to eutrophication, accelerate development of hypoxia (lower oxygen concentration) in many areas of the world’s coastal ocean.

conceptual model of marine eutrophication. I recommend this book for anyone interested in coastal ocean- ography or ecology. Some chapters are excellent references for graduate-level instruction, and comparison with the parallel chapters in Smith et al. () could be an effective teaching approach. Do. About this book Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Coastal and Estuarine Studies, Volume Over the last years, eutrophication has become generally acknowledged as an environmental threat for many coastal marine areas. Marine eutrophication rev p. (OCoLC) Online version: Hinga, Kenneth R. Marine eutrophication review. Silver Spring, MD: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Coastal Ocean Office, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource. Reviews. About this book. Eutrophication continues to be a major global challenge to water quality scientists. The global demand on water resources due to population increases, economic development, and emerging energy development schemes has created new environmental challenges to global sustainability. Eutrophication, causes, consequences, and control provides a current account of many .