2009

Ecological Connectivity among Tropical Coastal Ecosystems

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ISBN: 978-90-481-2405-3 (Print) 978-90-481-2406-0 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Part 1: Biogeochemical linkages

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-7

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 1-6

      Introduction

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 9-43

      Nitrogen and Phosphorus Exchange Among Tropical Coastal Ecosystems

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      Pages 45-70

      Carbon Exchange Among Tropical Coastal Ecosystems

  3. Part 2: Ecological linkages

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 71-71

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 73-134

      Dynamics of Reef Fish and Decapod Crustacean Spawning Aggregations: Underlying Mechanisms, Habitat Linkages, and Trophic Interactions

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      Pages 135-184

      The Senses and Environmental Cues Used by Marine Larvae of Fish and Decapod Crustaceans to Find Tropical Coastal Ecosystems

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      Pages 185-228

      Mechanisms Affecting Recruitment Patterns of Fish and Decapods in Tropical Coastal Ecosystems

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 229-269

      Habitat Shifts by Decapods—an Example of Connectivity Across Tropical Coastal Ecosystems

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      Pages 271-324

      Diel and Tidal Movements by Fish and Decapods Linking Tropical Coastal Ecosystems

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 325-355

      Living in Two Worlds: Diadromous Fishes, and Factors Affecting Population Connectivity Between Tropical Rivers and Coasts

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 357-399

      Evaluation of Nursery function of Mangroves and Seagrass beds for Tropical Decapods and Reef fishes: Patterns and Underlying Mechanisms

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      Pages 401-421

      Sources of Variation that Affect Perceived Nursery Function of Mangroves

  4. Part 3: Tools for studying ecological and biogeochemical linkages

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 423-423

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 425-455

      Tools for Studying Biogeochemical Connectivity Among Tropical Coastal Ecosystems

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 457-492

      Tools for Studying Biological Marine Ecosystem Interactions—Natural and Artificial Tags

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 493-530

      A Landscape Ecology Approach for the Study of Ecological Connectivity Across Tropical Marine Seascapes

  5. Part 4: Management and socio-economic implications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 531-531

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 533-564

      Relationships Between Tropical Coastal Habitats and (offshore) Fisheries

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      Pages 565-605

      Conservation and Management of Tropical Coastal Ecosystems

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 1-9