Advances in Marine Vertebrate Research in Latin America: by Marcos R. Rossi-Santos,Charles W. Finkl

By Marcos R. Rossi-Santos,Charles W. Finkl

This booklet gathers the newest examine findings on ecology and conservation of marine vertebrates in Latin the USA, using excessive technological how to convey readers the range of the marine examine that has been performed in those nations over the past many years. The ebook brings authors from greater than 23 associations of seven various nations constructing the main assorted study aiming at ocean conservation during the ecology of alternative vertebrate animals, similar to whales, dolphins, manatees, turtles, seabirds and fish.

This publication bargains with technological advances and innovation within the ecology and conservation of marine vertebrates in Latin the USA. This eclectic assortment is wide in scope yet offers specific summaries of latest tools which are deployed within the learn of marine environmental conservation. Key matters revolve round the improvement and alertness of academic methodologies within the box of marine vertebrate study, which supply a rational foundation for greater administration of marine environments utilizing glossy innovations linked to GIS, satellite tv for pc monitoring, aerial structures, bioacoustics, biogeochemistry, genetics, underwater videography, species photoidentification, molecular biology, trophic ecological equipment, ethological tools, and behavioural ecology, between others. dialogue and elucidation of those sorts of ideas are aimed toward university-level scholars and post-graduate researchers. The scope of this quantity comprises whales, sharks, rays, dolphins, tropical fishes, turtles, manatees in addition to features of Latin American marine environment conservation. Researchers during this biogeographic sector, in addition to others concerned with marine vertebrate study, will locate this paintings crucial reading.

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