The Ecology of Phytoplankton (Ecology, Biodiversity and Conservation)

by C. S. Reynolds

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Phycology, algae & lichens,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology - Ecosystems,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - Marine Biology,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - Microbiology,
  • Science / Biology,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Ecology,
  • Phytoplankton
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages550
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7766315M
ISBN 100521844134
ISBN 109780521844130

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  Phytoplankton growth is often limited by the scarcity of iron in the ocean. As a result, many people are discussing plans to fertilize large areas of the ocean with iron to promote phytoplankton blooms that would transfer more carbon from the atmosphere to the deep sea. Phytoplankton are critical to other ocean biogeochemical cycles, as well. Read "THE PHYSIOLOGICAL ECOLOGY OF PHYTOPLANKTON (Book)., Plant Cell & Environment" on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your : Raven, John. Ecology is the study of the interactions of living organisms with their environment. One core goal of ecology is to understand the distribution and abundance of living things in the physical environment. Attainment of this goal requires the integration of scientific disciplines inside and outside of biology, such as mathematics, statistics, biochemistry, molecular biology, physiology. The newly revised and updated third edition of the bestselling book on microbial ecology in the oceans. The third edition of Microbial Ecology of the Oceans features new topics, as well as different approaches to subjects dealt with in previous editions. The book starts out with a general introduction to the changes in the field, as well as looking at the prospects for the coming years.

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The book also contains papers by leading scientists on the taxonomy of two selected key groups: cryptomonads and filamentous cyanoprokaryotes.

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The Ecology of Freshwater Phytoplankton by C. Reynolds,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.2/5(1). Purchase Phytoplankton - 2nd Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNBook Edition: 2. The book, ‘An Introduction to Phytoplanktons - Diversity and Ecology’ is very useful as it covers wide aspects of phytoplankton study including the general idea about cyanobacteria and algal.

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Why people should care about phytoplankton ecology. They provide the basis for much of the aquatic food chain; Substantial impact on global environmental balance Global phytoplankton primary productivity is estimated at 10 16 g carbon/year; They can form nuisance blooms Sheer abundance can lead to anaerobic.