Long Island Sound: Prospects for the Urban Sea (Springer Series on Environmental Management) James S. Latimer

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Published: November 22nd 2013

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Long Island Sound: Prospects for the Urban Sea (Springer Series on Environmental Management)  by  James S. Latimer

Long Island Sound: Prospects for the Urban Sea (Springer Series on Environmental Management) by James S. Latimer
November 22nd 2013 | Kindle Edition | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 706 pages | ISBN: | 3.58 Mb

The U.S. Ocean Commission Report identified the need for regional ecosystem assessments to support coastal and ocean management. These assessments must provide greater understanding of physical and biological dynamics than assessments at global andMoreThe U.S. Ocean Commission Report identified the need for regional ecosystem assessments to support coastal and ocean management. These assessments must provide greater understanding of physical and biological dynamics than assessments at global and national scales can provide but transcend state and local interests.

This need and timeliness is apparent for Long Island Sound, where a multi-state regional restoration program is underway for AmericaOCOs most urbanized estuary. Synthesis of the Long Island Sound ecosystem is needed to integrate knowledge across disciplines and provide insight into understanding and managing pressing issues, such as non-point sources of pollution, coastal development, global climatic change, and invasive species. Currently, there is a need for a comprehensive volume that summarizes the ecological and environmental dynamics and status of Long Island Sound and its myriad ecosystems.



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