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Aquatic science & fisheries abstracts (ASFA) . 2, , Ocean technology, policy and non-living resources

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Broad Subject Aquatic sciences
Energy, ecology and environmental science
General - Science
Subject Oceanography - Abstracts
Oceanography - Indexes
Aquatic biology - Abstracts
Aquatic biology - Indexes
Marine resources - Abstracts
Ocean engineering - Abstracts
Summary This database contains aquatic resources provided by a growing international network of information centers monitoring over 5,000 serial publications, books, reports, conference proceedings, translations and limited distribution literature. ASFA is a component of the Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Information System (ASFIS), formed by four United Nations agency sponsors of ASFA and a network of international and national partners

Provides citations and abstracts to the literature on oceanography, including its physical, descriptive, dynamical, chemical, geological, and biological aspects as well as limnology, ocean engineering, and specific resources. Major areas of coverage include law, policy, economics and social sciences; descriptive oceanography and limnology;dynamical oceanography and limnology; chemistry and geochemistry; underwater acoustics; underwater optics; marine meteorology and climatology; geology and geophysics; marine technology; vessels, underwater vehicles and buoys; offshore and coastal structures; man-in-the-sea and diving; support services, techniques and equipment; resources; commerce, trade and economics.

Publisher Cambridge Scientific Abstracts
Frequency Updated monthly
Language English
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