INTRODUCTION TO MARINE BIOLOGY sparks curiosity about the marine world and provides an understanding of the process of science. Taking an ecological approach and intended for non-science majors, the text provides succinct coverage of the content while the photos and art clearly illustrate key concep... more
The process of science and the way scientists work in the field is emphasized throughout Introduction to Marine Biology.
"In Perspective" tables found in each of the marine organism chapters (microorganisms, multicellular producers, sponges, molluscs, fishes, reptiles and birds, marine mammals), su... more
Strengthened coverage of Ecology: Introduction to Marine Biology effectively integrates the theme of ecology throughout each chapter. The new boxed feature, the "Impact Bubble," presents current events and topics regarding the human impact on the marine environment.
Expanded learning tools: The cha... more
Your key to fast and easy lecture preparation and dynamic presentations! This one-stop digital library and presentation tool includes: Pre-assembled Microsoft PowerPoint lecture slides with art and photos from the text. Tools to help you easily assemble, edit, publish, and present custom lectures. Also included ar... more