George F. Warner's Corals of Florida and the Caribbean PDF

By George F. Warner

ISBN-10: 0813041651

ISBN-13: 9780813041650

Presenting a beautiful array of good looks and biodiversity, the coral reefs of Florida and the Caribbean are half playground, half learn lab for the millions of visitors, divers, and marine scientists who stopover at them each year. Documenting the big choice of corals at domestic within the hot waters of the Caribbean, George Warner's Corals of Florida and the Caribbean offers an easy-to-use (and hold) guidebook that's either scientifically exact and reader friendly.

Warner offers an exhaustive identity advisor that may improve any novice's holiday dive or an expert's go back to the reefs. Written for the beginner naturalist, this guide will trip good through the Caribbean, from Florida south to Belize, east to Tobago, and all issues in between.

Beyond documenting the wide range of corals present in the Caribbean, Warner additionally outlines their biology, from the way in which they develop to their reproductive conduct, whereas studying significant threats to the reefs together with hurricanes, toxins, and worldwide warming. With over one hundred fifty colour images, so much taken by way of the writer himself, in addition to exact descriptions, Corals of Florida and the Caribbean makes making a choice on and studying approximately corals trouble free--on the boat, at domestic, or within the classroom.

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