Nova Publishers
My Account Nova Publishers Shopping Cart
HomeBooksSeriesJournalsReference CollectionseBooksInformationSalesImprintsFor Authors
            
  Top » Catalog » Ebooks » Science and Technology » Earth Science » My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
Quick Find
  
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
What's New? more
Advances in Medicine and Biology. Volume 129
$250.00
Shopping Cart more
0 items
Information
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Conditions of Use
Contact Us
Bestsellers
01.Sandstone: Geochemistry, Uses and Environmental Impact
02.Zircon and Olivine: Characteristics, Types and Uses
03.Aquifers: Formation, Transport and Pollution
04.Asbestos: Risk Assessment, Health Implications and Impacts on the Environment
05.Coral Reef Ecosystem in Space and Time (Based on the Reefs of Vietnam)
06.Electrodynamic Coupling of Lithosphere Atmosphere Ionosphere of the Earth
07.Environmental Applications of Geophysical Surveying Techniques: 2nd Edition
08.Lagoons: Biology, Management and Environmental Impact
09.Manganese: Chemical Properties, Medicinal Uses and Environmental Effects
10.Rock Chemistry
Notifications more
NotificationsNotify me of updates to Red Sea: Historical Significance, Properties and Economic Importance
Tell A Friend
 
Tell someone you know about this product.
Red Sea: Historical Significance, Properties and Economic Importance $82.00
Editors: Delbert Robbins
Book Description:
Red Sea: Historical Significance, Properties and Economic Importance opens with a discussion on oceanic spreading beginning in the Pliocene (~5 Ma) (after advanced continental drifting) and continuing to the present day, as demonstrated by the intense volcanic and seismic activity in the area during the last 10,000 years. The authors present geochemical features that are typical of mid ocean ridge basalts (MORB), which allow the Red Sea to be regarded as a newborn ocean. Additionally, its development resembles the early stages of the Atlantic Ocean. Next, this compilation discusses the Wadi Masilah Basin in the southeasternmost part of Yemen, which hosts promising base metal and barite prospects. This terrain has a complex geological and structural history, including oblique divergence (transtension) related to the opening phases of the greater Red Sea. The fisheries reserve of the Sudanese Red Sea is dominated by different assemblages of ecologically and commercially important stock of invertebrates, demersal finfish and pelagic fish. The authors address how the national fisheries standing stock remains largely under-exploited with the exception of Mother of Pearl (Pinctada margeritifera) and Trochus (Tectus dentatus) which are efficiently utilized. (Novinka)

Table of Contents:
Preface

Chapter 1. The Red Sea: A Newborn Ocean
(Laura Pinarelli, PhD, Institute of Geosciences and Earth Resources, Section of Florence, National Research Council (CNR), Florence, Italy)

Chapter 2. Mineral Resources in the Red Sea/Gulf of Aden: Polymetallic-Barite Mineralizations at Wadi Masilah Basin (Yemen)
(Laura Pinarelli, PhD and Mohamed A. Mattash, Institute of Geosciences and Earth Resources, Section of Florence, National Research Council (CNR), Florence, Italy, and others)

Chapter 3. Current Status of the Sudanese Red Sea Fisheries Resource Management
(Omyma Karrar, PhD, Arab Open University, Kuwait City, Kuwait)

Index

   Series:
      Earth Sciences in the 21st Century
   Binding: ebook
   Pub. Date: 2018 - 1st quarter
   ISBN: 978-1-53613-201-4
   Status: AV
  
Status Code Description
AN Announcing
FM Formatting
PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
AV Available
  
Available Options:
Version:
Special Focus Titles
01.Multicultural and Citizenship Awareness through Language: Cross Thematic Practices in Language Pedagogy
02.The Brainstem and Behavior
03.Sustainable Development: The Context of Use of Indigenous Plants for Local Economic Growth
04.Cancer versus Nutraceuticals
05.Fundamentals of Fuel Injection and Emission in Two-Stroke Engines
06.Free to Love: Schema Therapy for Christians
07.Textiles: Advances in Research and Applications
08.Cheese Production, Consumption and Health Benefits
09.Education in Lesotho: Prospects and Challenges
10.Work-Life Balance in the 21st Century: Perspectives, Practices, and Challenges
11.Electrical Measurements: Introduction, Concepts and Applications
12.Potassium Channels in Health and Disease

Nova Science Publishers
© Copyright 2004 - 2018

Red Sea: Historical Significance, Properties and Economic Importance