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Title The Gulf of California : biodiversity and conservation / edited by Richard C. Brusca

Publ Info Tucson, Ariz. : University of Arizona Press : Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, [2010]
 PELL  QH95.4 G85 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  QH95.4 .G85 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript [xiii], 354 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum studies in natural history
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-330) and index
Contents Origin, age, and geological evolution of the Gulf of California / Jorge Ledesma-Vázquez and Ana Luisa Carreño -- Physical, chemical, and biological oceanography of the Gulf of California / Saúl Alvarez-Borrego -- Reefs that rock and roll : biology and conservation of rhodolith beds in the Gulf of California / Rafael Riosmena-Rodríguez ... [et al.] -- Invertebrate biodiversity and conservation in the Gulf of California / Richard C. Brusca and Michel E. Hendrickx -- Fishes of the Gulf of California / Philip A. Hastings, Lloyd T. Findley, and Albert M. van der Heiden -- The importance of fisheries in the Gulf of California, and ecosystem-based sustainable co-management for conservation / Miguel Á. Cisneros-Mata -- Sea turtles of the Gulf of California : biology, culture, and conservation / Jeffrey A. Seminoff -- Ospreys of the Gulf of California : ecology and conservation status / Jean-Luc E. Cartron ... [et al.] -- Marine mammals of the Gulf of California : an overview of diversity and conservation status / Jorge Urbán R. -- A brief natural history of algae in the Gulf of California / Richard McCourt -- Ecological conservation in the Gulf of California / María de Los Ángeles Carvajal, Alejandro Robles, and Exequiel Ezcurra
LC subject Biodiversity -- Mexico -- California, Gulf of
Wildlife conservation -- Mexico -- California, Gulf of
Water -- Law and legislation -- Mexico -- California, Gulf of
Natural history -- Mexico -- California, Gulf of
Add Author Brusca, Richard C
ISBN 9780816527397 (hardback)
0816527393 (hardback)
9780816503568 (paperback)
0816503567 (paperback)