Introduction to Marine Biogeochemistry: Edition 2

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Introduction to Marine Biogeochemistry focuses on the ocean's role in the biogeochemical cycling of selected elements and the impact of humans on the cycling of these elements. Among the topics covered are the chemical composition of seawater from the perspectives of elemental speciation and the impacts of solutes on water's physical behavior; biogeochemical phenomena which control accumulation and preservation of marine sediments; marine chemistry of radioactive and stable isotopes; and seawater pollution. The book contains many examples as well as steady-state models to aid readers in understanding this growing and complex science..
  • The focus of Introduction to Marine Biogeochemistry is the concept of the ocean as a system, linking land and atmospheric processes
  • The text integrates the most current research, allowing students to learn concepts in context
  • Includes detailed coverage of computational aspects
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Academic Press
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Published on
Aug 29, 2011
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Pages
928
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ISBN
9780080916644
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Language
English
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Genres
Science / Chemistry / General
Science / Earth Sciences / Oceanography
Science / Life Sciences / Marine Biology
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