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

This publication gathers the newest study findings on ecology and conservation of marine vertebrates in Latin the USA, utilizing excessive technological how to exhibit readers the range of the marine learn that has been performed in those international locations over the past a long time. The ebook brings authors from greater than 23 associations of seven diverse nations constructing the main diversified examine aiming at ocean conservation during the ecology of alternative vertebrate animals, corresponding to whales, dolphins, manatees, turtles, seabirds and fish.

This publication offers with technological advances and innovation within the ecology and conservation of marine vertebrates in Latin the USA. This eclectic assortment is vast in scope yet offers designated summaries of recent tools which are deployed within the examine of marine environmental conservation. Key matters revolve round the improvement and alertness of academic methodologies within the box of marine vertebrate examine, which offer a rational foundation for larger administration of marine environments utilizing glossy strategies linked to GIS, satellite tv for pc monitoring, aerial platforms, bioacoustics, biogeochemistry, genetics, underwater videography, species photoidentification, molecular biology, trophic ecological tools, ethological equipment, and behavioural ecology, between others. dialogue and elucidation of those varieties of innovations are geared toward university-level scholars and post-graduate researchers. The scope of this quantity contains whales, sharks, rays, dolphins, tropical fishes, turtles, manatees in addition to points of Latin American marine surroundings conservation. Researchers during this biogeographic quarter, in addition to others concerned with marine vertebrate examine, will locate this paintings crucial reading.

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