Series: Ecological Studies (Book 148)
Hardcover: 457 pages
Publisher: Springer; 2001 edition (April 27, 2001)
Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 1.2 x 9.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 16887997
Format: PDF ePub djvu ebook
During recent decades, large-scale effects of pollution on marine estuaries and even entire enclosed coastal seas have become apparent. One of the first regions where this was observed is the Baltic Sea, whereby the appearance of anoxic deep basins, extensive algal blooms and elimination of top predators like eagles and seals indicated effects of both increased nutrient inputs and toxic substances.This book describes the physical, biochemical and...