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Biomass Yields and Geography of Large Marine Ecosystems

Ed. by K. Sherman and L. M. Alexander

AAAS Selected Symposium 111, Westview Press, Boulder. 1989. 493 p.

 

Part One: Case Studies of Perturbations in Large Marine Ecosystems

 

Chapter 1

Introduction to Part One: Case Studies of Perturbations in Large Marine Ecosystems - by K. Sherman

 

Chapter 2

Changes in the Biomass of the Huanghai Sea Ecosystem - by Q. Tang

 

Chapter 3

Recent Large-Scale Changes in the Biomass of the Kuroshio Current Ecosystem - by M. Terazaki

 

Chapter 4

Oceanographic and Biomass Changes in the Oyashio Current Ecosystem - by T. Minoda

 

Chapter 5

Yield Dynamics as an Index of Biomass Shifts in the Gulf of Thailand Ecosystems - by T. Piyakarnchana

 

Chapter 6

Large Scale Shifts in Biomass of the Great Barrier Reef Ecosystem - by R. H. Bradbury and C. N. Mundy

 

Chapter 7

Characteristics and Management of the Benguela as a Large Marine Ecosystem - by R. Crawford, L. V. Shannon, and P. A. Shelton

 

Chapter 8

Biomass Changes in the Iberian Ecosystem - by T. Wyatt and G. Perez-Gandaras

 

Chapter 9

Pelagic Production and Variability of the Barents Sea Ecosystem - by H. R. Skjoldal and F. Rey

 

Chapter 10

Biological Productivity in the Gulf of Mexico: Identifying the Causes of Variability - by W. Richards and M. F. McGowan

 

Chapter 11

Biomass Flips in Large Marine Ecosystems - by K. Sherman

 

Part Two: Geographical Perspectives of Large Marine Ecosystems

 

Chapter 12

Introduction to Part Two: Geographic Perspectives of Large Marine Ecosystems - by L. M. Alexander

 

Chapter 13

LMEs as Global Management Units - by L. M. Alexander

 

Chapter 14

Remote Sensing of Large Marine Ecosystems: Uses of CZCS and AVHRR Data - by P. Zion

 

Chapter 15

Large Marine Ecosystems in the Pacific - by J. Morgan

 

Chapter 16

The Political Division of Large Marine Ecosystems in the Atlantic Ocean and Some Associated Seas - by J. R. V. Prescott

 

Chapter 17

Developing a Management Regime for Large Marine Ecosystems - by M. Belsky

 

Chapter 18

Management of Large Marine Ecosystems - by W. E. Evans