High Latitude Limnology (Developments in Hydrobiology)
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Published by Springer .
Written in English


  • Freshwater biology, limnology,
  • Nature,
  • Limnology,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology,
  • Nature / Lakes & Ponds,
  • Lakes & Ponds,
  • Congresses,
  • Polar regions

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Edition Notes

ContributionsW.F. Vincent (Editor), J.C. Ellis-Evans (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9108397M
ISBN 109061936608
ISBN 109789061936602

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*immediately available upon purchase as print book shipments may be delayed due to the COVID crisis. ebook access is temporary and does not include ownership of the ebook. Only valid for books with an ebook version. This volume is derived from a symposium on High Latitude Limnology held during the 23rd Congress of the Societas Internationalis Limnologiae in Hamilton, New Zealand. The symposium stemmed from our belief that an exchange of views between limnologists working in the north and south polar zones would be timely and productive. Over the last decade there has been a major increase in the. Introduction to the limnology of high-latitude lake and river ecosystems. 1 1 8/8/ PM 8/8/ PM. 2 P OL AR L A K ES AN D R IV ER S. and biod iversi t y. The physical environment of high latitude lakes exerts a wide-ranging influence on their aquatic ecology. Certain features of Arctic and Antarctic lakes - such as prolonged ice cover and.

Chapter 3 High latitude palaeolimnology by Dominic A. Hodgson & John P. Smol Chapter 4 The physical limnology of high latitude lakes by Warwick F. Vincent, Sally MacIntyre, Robert H. Spigel & Isabelle Laurion Chapter 5 High latitude rivers and streams by Diane M. McKnight, Michael N. Gooseff, Warwick F. Vincent & Bruce J. Peterson. Book. Polar Lakes and Rivers Edited by Warwick F. Vincent and Johanna Laybourn-Parry. Limnology and Oceanography Fluids and Environments Author Resources. Writing for SEO High‐latitude oceanography using the Autosub autonomous underwater vehicle. Keith W. Nicholls. British Antarctic Survey, Natural Environment Research Council, High Cross, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ET, United Kingdom. This book provides an overview of the ecology of high latitude lakes, rivers and glacial environments in both the North and South polar regions. It describes each ecosystem type, the remarkable aquatic life that thrives in these extreme habitats, and the similarities and .

Books, Toys, Games and much more. High Latitude Limnology / Edition 1 available in Hardcover. Add to Wishlist. ISBN ISBN Pub. Date: 03/31/ Publisher: Springer Netherlands. High Latitude Limnology / Edition 1. by W.F. Vincent, J.C. Ellis-EvansPrice: $ This is the first book to describe the ecology of high latitude lakes, rivers and glacial environments in both the North and South polar regions. From the lake-rich floodplains of the Arctic to the deep, enigmatic waters of Lake Vostok, Antarctica, these regions contain some of the most extraordinary aquatic ecosystems on Earth. Lakes, ponds, rivers and streams are prominent features of the Arctic landscape and are also common in many parts of Antarctica. These waters encompass a remarkable variety of conditions for aquatic life, and are proving to be attractive model systems for exploring general ecological themes. Some of these ecosystems have direct global implications, and are also sentinels of global climate change. Introduction to the limnology of high-latitude lake and river ecosystems Warwick F. Vincent, John E. Hobbie, and Johanna Laybourn-Parry Outline Polar lakes and rivers encompass a diverse range of aquatic habitats, and many of these environments have broad global signiF cance. In this introduction to polar aquatic ecosystems, we F rst present a.