Introducing Earth and Environmental Sciences;;Introducing Oceanography
出版社: Dunedin Academic Press,   2020
ISBN: 9781780460956
来源数据库: Dunedin Academic Press Ltd.
原始语种摘要: Two thirds of our planet is covered by oceans and seas. Over recent decades developments in ocean science have dramatically improved our understanding of the key role oceans play in the Earth System, and how vital they are for regulating global climate. Humans depend on the oceans for many resources, but at the same time their impacts on the marine systems around the world are of increasing concern. Introducing Oceanography has been written by two leading oceanographers to provide a succinct overview of the science of the study of the seas for students and for the interested adult wanting a topical guide to this enormous and complex subject. The initial chapters describe the oceans and the forces at work within them. The authors then discuss the effects of light, the chemistry of the seas...
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  • oceanography 海洋学
  • climate 气候
  • depend 依靠
  • Earth 地球
  • succinct 简明的
  • planet 行星
  • surveying 测量技术
  • coverage 复盖
  • understanding 理解
  • wanting 缺少