This new edition is revised throughout and includes new and expanded information on natural resource damage assessment, the latest emerging contaminants and issues, and adds new international coverage, including case studies and rules and regulations. The text details key environmental contaminants, explores their fates in the biosphere, and discusses bioaccumulation and the effects of contaminants at increasing levels of ecological organization. Vignettes written by experts illustrate key themes or highlight especially pertinent examples. This edition offers an instructors' solution manual, PowerPoint slides, and supplemental images. Adds all new discussions of natural resource damage assessment concepts and approaches. Includes a new appendix discussing Brazilian environmental laws and regulations added to existing appendices outlining U.
|Genre:||Health and Food|
|Published (Last):||8 April 2017|
|PDF File Size:||4.94 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||8.8 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Other editions. Enlarge cover. Error rating book. Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? Details if other :. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Return to Book Page. Preview — Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology by Michael C. Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology by Michael C. Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology is the most comprehensive textbook or working reference in this new science of toxicants in the environment.
The author treats ecotoxicology from molecular to global perspectives, extending discussion beyond the ecosystem to landscape, regional, and biospheric topics.
The text interweaves human and ecological health issues, consistently presen Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology is the most comprehensive textbook or working reference in this new science of toxicants in the environment. The text interweaves human and ecological health issues, consistently presenting this current approach of assessing hazards and risks from pollutants. Get A Copy. Hardcover , pages. More Details Original Title.
Other Editions 5. Friend Reviews. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. To ask other readers questions about Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology , please sign up. Be the first to ask a question about Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology. Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Community Reviews. Showing Average rating 3. Rating details. More filters. Sort order. Start your review of Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology.
Jan 08, Richard rated it it was amazing. Tyler Frankel rated it really liked it Jul 27, Georgia rated it liked it Mar 25, Wajid Kaliwal rated it it was amazing Jun 19, Luis Canul peba rated it it was amazing Mar 06, Michael N.
Horst rated it liked it Feb 08, Bambang Yulianto rated it really liked it Mar 04, Andrew Merzwski rated it liked it Apr 14, Heidi rated it really liked it Sep 22, Adz rated it liked it Aug 29, Aurora rated it liked it Jan 17, Ana rated it really liked it Dec 10, Duc Pham added it Feb 11, Md Habibullah added it Mar 18, Aweare marked it as to-read Apr 05, Kid added it May 08, Prakash K marked it as to-read Nov 15, Tran Tuan added it Jan 02, Luis Canul peba is currently reading it Mar 06, Abel added it Mar 10, Ana Pego marked it as to-read Sep 03, Gowthaman marked it as to-read Oct 25, Jacques marked it as to-read Nov 16, Ddddddailcom added it Mar 28, Noorina BM marked it as to-read Apr 12, Tisheena Sharda' marked it as to-read Apr 23, Paul Plim marked it as to-read May 02, L-ssar marked it as to-read Feb 07, Dammy marked it as to-read May 01, Faizan Ahmad marked it as to-read May 01, Fer marked it as to-read Sep 27, Mahasweta D marked it as to-read Oct 15, Jerry marked it as to-read Dec 18, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
About Michael C. Michael C. Books by Michael C. As dedicated readers already know, some of the best and most innovative stories on the shelves come from the constantly evolving realm of young ad Read more Trivia About Fundamentals of E No trivia or quizzes yet.
Welcome back. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology : The Science of Pollution (4th) [Hardcover]
An integrated analysis exploring current and relevant concepts, Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology: The Science of Pollution, Fourth Edition extends the dialogue further from the previous editions and beyond conventional ecosystems. It explores landscape, regional, and biospheric topics, communicating core concepts with subjects ranging from molecular to global issues. It addresses the increasing growth and complexity of ecotoxicological problems, contains additional vignettes, and employs input from a variety of experts in the field. Divided into 14 chapters, the book begins with an overall history of the field. It details the essential features of the key contaminants of concern today, including their sources. It examines bioaccumulation, the effects of contaminants at increasing levels of ecological organization, and the regulatory aspects of the field addressing the technical issues of risk assessment. The author includes appendices illustrating important environmental laws and regulations, and compiles key terms not already identified by section headings in the glossary.
Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology: The Science of Pollution, Fourth Edition
Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology, Second Edition. Michael C. Newman , Michael A. Completely revised and updated, Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology, Second Edition presents a treatment of ecotoxicology ranging from molecular to global perspectives. The authors focus first on lower levels of organization and then extend their discussion to include landscape, regional, and biospheric topics, imparting a perspective as broad as the the problems facing practicing professionals.
Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology, Second Edition
Newman has diverse research interests which include ecotoxicology, general and applied aquatic ecology, contaminant effects on populations, bioaccumulation, factors modifying inorganic contaminant toxicity, fate of inorganic contaminants in aquatic systems, quantitative methods for ecological risk assessment, toxicity models, and water quality. Wen-Xiong Wang Hong Kong University of Science and Technology reviewed the pre-release manuscript, stating "This book provides a very fundamental view of ecotoxicology from the perspective of quantitative analysis. It covers all the ecological aspects of toxicology. Overall, it will be an excellent book for students interested in environmental science. Reviewing for the J. Materials , , G.
Michael C. Newman
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Other editions.