Coral reefs of the Indian Ocean : their ecology and conservation / edited by T.R. McClanahan, C.R.C. Sheppard, D.O. Obura.

Accessible and complex, coral reefs are ideal natural laboratories for studying a wide range of ecological and biological questions. This collection focuses on the Indian Ocean and the Red Sea, which contain some of the most spectacular reefs found anywhere and which are relatively little studied.

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Other Authors: McClanahan, T. R., Sheppard, Charles, Obura, David O.
Format: Electronic
Language:English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 2000.
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Summary:Accessible and complex, coral reefs are ideal natural laboratories for studying a wide range of ecological and biological questions. This collection focuses on the Indian Ocean and the Red Sea, which contain some of the most spectacular reefs found anywhere and which are relatively little studied.
Item Description:Developed from a workshop Coral Reefs of Western Indian Ocean held in Mombasa, Kenya in March 1997.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xxiii, 525 pages) : illustrations, maps
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN:1429401672
9781429401678
0195352173
9780195352177
9780195125962
0195125967