In response to the need for increasingly detailed information on bottom-living communities, this fully revised new edition offers:
- Contributions from a broad range of internationally recognised experts
- New information for those compiling environmental impact statements, pollution assessments and working with eco-system management
- Two separate chapters on Imaging Techniques and Diving Systems
A vital tool for all marine and environmental scientists, ecologists, fisheries workers and oceanographers, libraries in all universities and research establishments where these subjects are studied and taught will find this book a valuable addition to their shelves.