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Title Acid toxicity and aquatic animals / edited by R. Morris ... [and others]
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1989


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 W'PONDS  591.52632 Mor/Ata  AVAILABLE
Description ix, 282 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Seminar series (Society for Experimental Biology (Great Britain))
Society for Experimental Biology Seminar series ; 34
Seminar series (Society for Experimental Biology (Great Britain))
Seminar series (Society for Experimental Biology (Great Britain)) ; 34
Contents Machine derived contents note: Units, symbols and formulae -- Preface -- Introduction -- 1. The causes and consequences of surface water Sir John Mason -- 2. Invertebrate communities in acid streams D. W. Sutcliffe and A. G. Hildrew -- 3. Fish survival in acid waters D. J. A. Brown and K. Sadler -- 4. Field studies on fisheries in acid waters in the UK A. W. H. Turnpenny -- 5. Episodic changes in water quality and their effects on fish J. P. Reader and C. H. Dempsey -- 6. Acid-base regulation in fishes: 1. Mechanisms N. Heisler -- 7. Acid-base regulation in fishes: 2. Biological responses and limitations J. N. Cameron -- 8. Intracellular pH regulation and the effects of external acidification R. C. Thomas -- 9. The physiological problems of fish in acid waters C. M. Wood -- 10. Laboratory studies on invertebrate survival and physiology in acid waters J. H. D. Vangenechten, H. Witters and O. L. J. Vanderborght -- 11. The physiological problems of crayfish in acid waters B. McMahon and S. Stuart -- 12. The effects of hydrogen and aluminium ions on fish gills W. T. W. Potts and P. G. McWilliams -- 13. The combined effects of pH and trace metals on fish ionoregulation D. G. McDonald, J. P. Reader and T. R. K. Dalziel -- 14. Endocrine responses to acid stress in fish S. E. Wendelaar Bonga and P. H. M. Balm -- 15. Commentary and conclusions G. D. Howells and R. Morris -- Index
Analysis Aquatic animals Physiology Toxic effects of water pollutants
Notes (Seminar series / Society for Experimental Biology ; 34)
Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online version of the print title
Mode of access: World Wide Web
System requirements: Internet connectivity, World Wide Web browser, and Adobe Acrobat reader
Subject Acid pollution of rivers, lakes, etc.
Acid pollution of rivers, lakes, etc. -- Environmental aspects.
Acid precipitation (Meteorology) -- Environmental aspects.
Aquatic animals -- Effect of acid precipitation on.
Acid precipitation (Meteorology) -- Toxicology.
Aquatic animals -- Effect of water pollution on.
Author Morris, R. (Ronald)
LC no. 87024237
ISBN 0521334357