*Approximately 500 articles covering the breadth and depth of the field with over 30% new and updated content reflecting the latest research
*Greater coverage of climate, remote sensing, and data modeling, with greater consideration of economic and political aspects provides a broad view of the field
*Structured for success, each article contains an introduction, a reference section, a glossary and a wealth of cross references to premium related journal and book content
Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences 2e is a new 6-volume reference work, pulling together the key information covering all the physical, chemical, and biological aspects of ocean science in one source from the leading publisher in the field.
Structured for success, each article contains a glossary, an introduction, a reference section and a wealth of cross references. The work is extensively illustrated with more than 1,900 figures and full color throughout.
Presents 402 original articles covering all the physical, chemical and biological aspects of ocean science
· Brings together classic scientific theories with the newest discoveries, technologies, and applications
· Written by the world's leading researchers and developed by a prestigious editorial board
· Makes information easy to find with an intuitive format, extensive cross references, further reading lists, and complete index
· Illustrated with more than 1900 figures and full color throughout