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The Boka Kotorska Bay Environment

  • Provides recommendations for the conservation of living resources and healthy environments through sustainable development

  • Written by experts in the field

  • Appeals to environmental managers, scientists and policy makers

  • Includes supplementary material: sn.pub/extras

Part of the book series: The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry (HEC, volume 54)

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Table of contents (26 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii
  2. Introduction

    • Aleksandar Joksimović, Mirko Đurović, Alexander V. Semenov, Igor S. Zonn, Andrey G. Kostianoy
    Pages 1-17
  3. The Adriatic Sea

    • Igor S. Zonn, Andrey G. Kostianoy
    Pages 19-41
  4. Physical and Geographical Description of the Boka Kotorska Bay

    • Sreten Mandić, Ivica Radović, Dejan Radović
    Pages 43-67
  5. Morphobathymetry of Boka Kotorska Bay

    • Giovanni Bortoluzzi, Federico Giglio, Marco Ligi, Fabrizio Del Bianco, Valentina Ferrante, Luca Gasperini et al.
    Pages 69-88
  6. Marine Chemistry of the Boka Kotorska Bay

    • Danijela Joksimović, Ana Castelli, Milena Mitrić, Rajko Martinović, Ana Perošević, Slavka Stanković
    Pages 89-115
  7. Estimation of Air Pollution from Ships in the Boka Kotorska Bay

    • Danilo Nikolić, Radmila Gagić, Špiro Ivošević
    Pages 117-128
  8. Metal Pollution and Ecotoxicology of the Boka Kotorska Bay

    • Danijela Joksimović, Ana Castelli, Milena Mitrić, Rajko Martinović, Ana Perošević, Marko Nikolić et al.
    Pages 129-150
  9. Bacterial Diversity of the Boka Kotorska Bay

    • Sandra Jokanović, Aleksandra Huter, Sandi Orlić
    Pages 151-168
  10. Phytoplankton Community and Trophic State in Boka Kotorska Bay

    • Dragana Drakulović, Branka Pestorić, Romina Kraus, Stijepo Ljubimir, Slađana Krivokapić
    Pages 169-201
  11. Phytobenthos in the Boka Kotorska Bay: State of Knowledge and Threats

    • Vesna Mačić, Slađana Krivokapić
    Pages 203-229
  12. Zooplankton Community in the Boka Kotorska Bay

    • B. Pestorić, D. Drakulović, M. Hure, B. Gangai Zovko, I. Onofri, P. Lučić et al.
    Pages 231-270
  13. Characteristics of the Zoobenthos in Boka Kotorska Bay

    • Slavica Petović, Olivera Marković
    Pages 271-294
  14. Composition and Distribution of Ichthyoplankton in the Boka Kotorska Bay

    • Milica Mandić, Ana Pešić, Mirko Đurović, Aleksandar Joksimović, Slobodan Regner
    Pages 295-312
  15. Marine Invertebrates of Boka Kotorska Bay Unique Sources for Bioinspired Materials Science

    • Hermann Ehrlich, Vasilii Bazhenov, Stephan Meschke, Marcel Bürger, Andre Ehrlich, Slavica Petovic et al.
    Pages 313-334
  16. The History of Fishery in Boka Kotorska Bay and Traditional Types of Fishery

    • Ana Pešić, Mirko Đurović, Aleksandar Joksimović, Slobodan Regner
    Pages 335-354
  17. Occurrence and Distribution of Crustacean Decapoda in Boka Kotorska Bay

    • Olivera Marković, Slavica Petović, Zdravko Ikica, Aleksandar Joksimović
    Pages 355-393
  18. Mariculture in the Boka Kotorska Bay: Tradition, Current State and Perspective

    • Milica Mandić, Zdravko Ikica, Slađana Gvozdenović
    Pages 395-409
  19. Cetaceans in the Boka Kotorska Bay

    • Mirko Đurović, Draško Holcer, Aleksandar Joksimović, Milica Mandić, Caterina Fortuna, Zdravko Ikica et al.
    Pages 411-437
  20. Diversity of Vascular Flora of Boka Kotorska Bay

    • Goran Anačkov, Danka Caković, Danijela Stešević, Snežana Vuksanović, Vesna Mačić, Gordana Tomović
    Pages 439-471

About this book

This book focuses on environmental aspects of Boka Kotorska Bay in Montenegro (South Adriatic Sea), an area that has been shaped by seasonal tourism, and explores the use and limitations of its natural resources. The individual chapters highlight its geographic and oceanographic characteristics, climate, history and development, biology, fisheries, agriculture, coastal zones, shipping, marine tourism and pollution. Above all, the environmental impact of tourism on marine, coastal and shoreline areas and the resulting conflicts are discussed in detail. The volume is intended for specialists working in various fields of environmental sciences and ecology, water resources and management, land reclamation and agriculture, and regional climate change.

Keywords

  • Adriatic Sea
  • Marine pollution
  • Marine chemistry
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Phytobenthos
  • Bay of Kotor
  • water quality and water pollution

Editors and Affiliations

  • Institute of Marine Biology, University of Montenegro, Kotor, Montenegro

    Aleksandar Joksimović, Mirko Djurović

  • S.Yu. Witte Moscow University, Moscow, Russia

    Aleksander V. Semenov

  • Engineering Research Production Center for Water Management, Land Reclamation and Ecology “Soyuzvodproject”, Moscow, Russia

    Igor S. Zonn

  • P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

    Andrey G. Kostianoy

Bibliographic Information

Buying options

eBook USD 349.00
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  • ISBN: 978-3-319-51614-1
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
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  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 449.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 449.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)