The following guide to aquatic science resources is focused on selected information sources found in Fogler Library, University of Maine, and those resources found on the Internet. A comprehensive worldwide guide to Oceanographic Information Resources available over the WWW can be found on the WWW server at the University of East Anglia, Norwich, England.
Indexes and Abstracts | Literature Overviews | Atlases | Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, and Glossaries | Bibliographies from the National Agricultural Library | Bibliographies from Other Sources | Aquatic Sciences Journals Author Instruction Pages | Handbooks, Manuals, and Yearbooks | Tides | Directories | Guides | Systematics, Catalogues, and Collections | Societies and Organizations | Virtual Libraries
New Resources since 3/1/2013Digital Libraries: Coastal Hazards
URSUS, the online library catalogue of the University of Maine System, contains a wealth of information on aquatic resources. Searching is by author, title, subject, keyword, and call number. Through URSUS, you can find books, proceedings volumes, state, federal, Canadian, and other international documents, University of Maine theses and dissertations, and other resources. Most material is catalogued by Library of Congress Subject Headings. The following subject headings will get you started in your search:
Aquaculture, Aquatic Invertebrates, Aquatic Ecology, Aquatic Plants, Aquatic Weeds, Benthos, Coastal Ecology, Estuarine Biology, Estuarine Ecology, Eutrophication, Fishery Resources, Freshwater Plants, Limnology, Mariculture, Marine Algae, Marine Ecology, Marine Fungi, Marine Mammals, Marine Pharmacology, Shellfish Culture, and Shellfish Fisheries.
The following indexes and abstracts are available in the Science and Engineering Center, through the Indexes and Databases page, or on the Internet. When using an index or abstract for the first time, please read the introduction to find out how to search it effectively, what it does and does not cover, and the type of material indexed. When using a file on the Internet for the first time, always read through any introductory and help screens.
In most printed indexes and abstracts, citations are given using an abbreviated journal title. Check in the front of the issue you are using or at the end of the yearly cumulation for a complete title of the journal so that you can use URSUS to determine whether or not the University of Maine owns the title. Many times, online databases have extensive help screens.
AGRICOLA [computer file] 1970-present.
Sci Index S1.U52. 1942-1996 (1980-1996 in annex). If you are connecting to this database off the University of Maine campus but within the State of Maine, please connect through Maine's Science, Technology & Business Library.
Index to materials acquired by the National Agricultural Library (NAL) and cooperating institutions. Includes journal articles, monographs, series, and materials in many non-print formats covering a broad range of agricultural topics. NAL provides a Journals Indexed in Agricola. Bibliography of Agriculture (print form of Agricola) can be searched by subject, author, and geographic location. The Web version can be searched in a variety of ways including author, title and abstract keyword, and descriptors. From 1979-1985 international in scope. From 1985+ focuses on U.S. related publications. Note that the National Agricultural Library provides its own Web version of Agricola from 1970 to present. There is an online thesaurus. Updated monthly.
Produced and maintained by Michael D. Guiry and Eilis Nic Dhonncha.
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)
Information about APHIS including press releases and publications. A search engine allows users to search the entire site.
APIRS Database - Aquatic
Plant Information Retrieval System (APIRS)
Aquatic Plant Information Retrieval System from the Center for Aquatic Plants, University of Florida. More than 85,000 citations on ecology, physiology, utilization, and control.
Aquaculture Automated Database Searches
Search the Agricola database for books and articles using a pre-selected set of search terms. From the Alternative Farming Systems Information Center, National Agricultural Library. Also links to the web, Agricultural Research Services, and other resources.
Aquaculture Canada Proceedings of Contributed Papers.
Contributed papers for the 2004-2011 proceedings in pdf format. See also Aquaculture Canada program guides, including abstracts of papers, for 2006-2011
Aquaflow - European Network for
the Dissemination of Aquaculture RTD Information
Access European aquaculture information including technical leaflets and research contacts through this database coordinated by the European Aquaculture Society.
Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts 1978-present online. If
you are connecting to this database off the University of Maine campus but
within the State of Maine, please connect through
Maine's Science, Technology & Business Library.
This abstract is updated quarterly and covers the total aquatic environment (freshwater, brackish, and marine). Information is included on living resources as well as technology, policy, and non-living resources. Over 4,500 journals (see Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts serials list) are indexed as well as conference proceedings, books, and government and technical reports. Abstracts are included for most citations. FAO provides an online thesaurus of indexed terms.
ASTIS (Arctic Science and
Technology Information System)
A searchable database of over 73,000 records concerning research in northern Canada. Search by words in title or abstract, subject codes (such as ice on water), geographic code, and author. Abstracts included as well as links to full-text if available.
Avano - a marine
and aquatic sciences OAI harvester
A fully searchable database of over 250,000 full text documents from a number of institutions. Search by all fields including author, title, and archive name. Limit by text, video, image, datasets, and audio file. This database contains a number of theses and dissertations.
BIOSIS Previews, worldwide in scope, indexes the literature of the biological and biomedical sciences. The premier database in the biological sciences, subject coverage includes agriculture, biochemistry, bioengineering, botany, ecology, genetics, microbiology, pharmacology, and zoology. Approximately 5,500 serial publications (see Biosis Previews serials list) as well as books, proceedings and meeting abstracts, technical reports, review papers, and patents are indexed. There are 58 separate data fields that can be searched including author, title, publication source, organism, concepts, super taxa, publication type, author affiliation, and abstract keyword. Searches can be limited to review articles.
Research Information System
Indexes research supported by USDA and the state agricultural research infrastructure. Includes reports of current research, and research that has recently been completed. Also includes listings of publications resulting from the research.
CyBib V5 Cyanobacteria bibliography
Search 25,000 references to cyanobacteria through 2002. Use a simple keyword search or advanced Boolean searching techniques. Note that abstracts are not provided.
Database on introductions of aquatic species (DIAS) - FAO
Approximately 2,900 records, including mollusks and crustaceans. This database has a very sophisticated search query form.
Libraries: Coastal Hazards
From the National Sea Grant Library, full-text of documents arranged by subject.
Ecology Abstracts. 1982-present online
This abstract is published monthly and covers the broad area of the interactions between living things and their environment. Over 900 journals (see Serials source list for Ecology Abstracts) and other sources such as conference proceedings and technical reports are indexed. Each monthly issue includes an author and subject index which cumulate annually.
Fish and Wildlife Service OnLine Databases
Access to USFWS documents and news releases.
Invertebrate Zoology at the Smithsonian Institution
This site contains bibliographies of crayfish, cephalopod, and copepod literature among other bibliographies.
Minerals Management Service (MMS) Scientific and Technical Reports
The full-text of MMS reports arranged by year and MMS report number. A valuable resource since many of these are contractor reports that are difficult to obtain.
National Sea Grant Depository Database
Contains over 30,000 searchable records of Sea Grant funded research. Updated monthly. See also National Sea Grant - A comprehensive bibliography of aquaculture publications funded by the National Sea Grant College.
Search for Northeast Fisheries Science Center documents as well as other NOAA documents. Many available in full-text. Search by words and phrases.
Oceanic abstracts. 1981-present online
Sci Index GC1.O251 1964-present
Oceanic Abstracts is published monthly. Material covered includes ecology, environmental protection, and marine pollution. Over 700 journals and other resources including conference proceedings and technical reports are indexed. Each issue contains author, subject, and geographic indexes which cumulated annually.
Includes full-text of water resource circulars, digital data, fact sheets, open -file reports, etc. USGS.
Water Resources Abstracts
Water Resources Abstracts indexes over 1,300 journals (see serials list), books, and reports. All aspects of water resources are covered including conservation, management, use, and supply. Updates are quarterly. Most records include abstracts.
Web of Science. 1899-present
Science Citation Index 1965-2003.
Sci Index Q1.A1S36
Web of Science includes Science Citation Index from 1899-present. Search by word in the title, keyword, and abstract. Perform cited reference searches from 1900 to present. Limit by author affiliation and document type. Over 4,000 journals are indexed (see the master journal list).
Zoological Record. 1864-present online
Sci Index QL1.Z58 1864-present.
This index is published annually. Each annual edition is divided into 20 sections, with 18 of these sections representing various animal groups. The remaining 2 sections cover the general zoological literature and the new generic and sub-generic names indexed. Coverage is the worldwide zoological literature, indexing over 6,000 journals (see Zoological Record Journal List). Each section has 5 indexes: author, subject, geographic, palaeontological, and systematic.
Barnett, J.B. 1986. Marine science journals and serials : an analytical guide. New York: Greenwood Press. ORO stacks Z6004.P6 B3 1986
Turnbull, D.A. 1989. Keyguide to information sources in aquaculture. London; New York: Mansell Pub. Sci Ref SH135.T87 1989
Atlas of North Sea fishes: based on bottom-trawl survey data for the years 1985-1987. Copenhagen: International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, 1993. Sci Ref GC1.I66 v. 194
Caracciolo, J.V.  An atlas of the distribution and abundance of dominant benthic invertebrates in the New York Bight Apex with reviews of their life histories. Seattle, WA: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service. ORO Gov Doc:Fich C 55.13:NMFS SSRF-766
Continuous plankton records: Plankton atlas of the North Atlantic Ocean 1958-1999. Marine Ecology Progress Series (MEPS) Supplement, 2004.
Couper, A.D. 1989. The Times atlas and encyclopaedia of the sea. New York: Harper & Row. ORO Ref Folio G2800.T5 1989
Genten, F., Terwinghe, E., and Danguy, A. 2009. Atlas of fish
histology. Enfield, NH: Science Publishers. 215p.
SciRef QL639.G43 2009
Guglielmo, L. and Ianora, A. 1995. Atlas of marine zooplankton, Straits of Magellan. Berlin; New York: Springer Verlag. ORO stacks QL123.A85 1995 v.1
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission. 1n. International geological-geophysical atlas of the Atlantic Ocean. Moscow : Main Administration of Geodesy and Cartography under the Council of Ministers of the USSR, 1989-1990. Sci Ref Folio QE 350.2 .I58 1989
Marks, K.M.  Gravity atlas of the Southern Ocean. Rockville, MD: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Ocean Service. ORO Gov Doc C 55.220/10:MGG-7
OBIS - Ocean Biogeographic
Data tables, maps, and predicted distributions of the world's marine animals and plants
The Random House atlas of the oceans. 1991. New York: Random House. ORO stacks G2800 .R35 1991
Spalding, M. 2001. World atlas of coral reefs.
Berkeley: University of California Press. 424p.
Sci Ref G1046 .L4S6 2001
Aquaculture: vocabulaire anglais-francais, francais-anglais. 1997. Moncton, N.B.: Editions d'Acadie. Sci Ref SH20.3.A68 1997.
Armantrout, N.B. 1998. Aquatic habitat
inventory terminology. Bethesda, MD: American Fisheries Society, Western
Sci Ref SH329.A66A75 1998
Baretta-Bekker, J.G., Duursma, E.K., Kuipers, B.R. 1998. Encyclopedia of marine sciences. 2nd ed. corr. and enlarged. Berlin; New York: Springer-Verlag. 357p. Sci Ref GC9.E56 1998
Baum, S.K. 2001. Glossary of physical oceanography and related disciplines. Department of Oceanography, Texas A&M University.
Budd, A.F. and Johnson, K.G. n.d. Glossary of coral morphological terms. Neogene marine biota of tropical America.
Coad, B.W. and McAllister, D.E. (revised 2/22/2013) Dictionary of ichthyology
Creswell, R.L. 1993. Aquaculture desk reference. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold. Sci Ref SH135 .C74 1993
Eapen, P. K. 1999. Elsevier's dictionary of
fisheries. Amsterdam; New York: Elsevier.
Sci Ref SH201 .E26 1999
Eleftheriou, M. 1997. Aqualex: A glossary of aquaculture terms. Chichester, NY: Wiley. Sci Ref SH20.3.A35 1997.
Elsevier's dictionary of marine pollution: English-French. 1998. Amsterdam; New York: Elsevier. 697p. Sci Ref GC1085 .E52 1998.
Encyclopedia of the National Marine Sanctuaries. NOAA, National Marine Sanctuaries.
European directory of research centers in the fisheries sector. 1994. Dordrecht; Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers for the Commission of the European Communities. Sci Ref SH332.2.E85 1994.
Fisheries glossary. FAO
Fisheries glossary. NOAA
Glossary of coral reef and related terms. NOAA, Coral Reef Information System.
Glossary of fisheries terms
NOAA, Northwest Fisheries Science Center
Glossary of Marine Biology. from Levinton, J. Marine Biology: Function, Biodiversity, Ecology. New York: Oxford University Press.
Kornprobst, J.M. 2010. Encyclopedia of marine natural products.
3 vols. Weinheim: Wiley-Blackwell. 1593p.
Sci Ref QH91.K6713 2010
Krane, W. 1986. Fish: five-language dictionary of fish, crustaceans, and mollusks. Hamburg: Behr's Verlag. Sci Ref QL614.7 .K73 1986
Marx, C.E. 1991. Elsevier's dictionary of aquaculture : in six languages, English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, and Latin. Amsterdam: Elsevier. Sci Ref SH201 .E46 1991
Multilingual illustrated dictionary of aquatic animals and plants. 2nd ed. 1998. Oxford: Fishing News Books; Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities. Sci Ref QH90.2 .M85 1998
New South Wales wave climate glossary
New South Wales Department of Commerce, Manly Hydraulics Laboratory
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. 1990. Multilingual dictionary of fish and fish products. Oxford: Fishing News. Sci Ref QL614.7 .O7 1990
Perrin, W.F., Wursig, B.G., and Thewissen, J.G.M. (eds.) 2009.
Encyclopedia of marine mammals. 2nd ed. London: Academic. 1316p.
Sci Ref QL713.2.E53 2009
Rojo, A.L. 1991. Dictionary of evolutionary fish osteology. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. Sci Ref QL639 .R54 1991
Schwartz, M.L. (ed.) 2005.
Encyclopedia of coastal science. Dordrecht,
Netherlands: Springer. 1211p.
Sci Ref GB450.4.E533 2005
Smirnov, N.N. 1999. Elsevier's dictionary of aquatic biology : Russian-English and English-Russian. Amsterdam; New York: Elsevier. 407p. Sci Ref QH90.2 .S63 1999
Steele, J.H., Turekian, K.K., and Thorpe, S.A. (eds.) 2001. Encyclopedia of
ocean sciences. San Diego: Academic Press. 6 vols.
Sci Ref GC9.E57 2001
Stickney, R.R. 2000. Encyclopedia of aquaculture. New York: Wiley. 1063
Sci Ref SH20.3 .E53 2000
Sutton, D.L. 1996. Aquatic, Wetland and Invasive Plant Glossary. Aquatic Plant Information Retrieval System, University of Florida, Ft. Lauderdale Research and Education Center.
Taylor, D.A .1989. Dictionary of marine technology. London: Butterworths. Sci Ref VM600 .T38 1989
Tide and current glossary. NOAA, National Ocean Service, Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.1997. Fish technology centers: directory. [Washington, D.C.?: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service]. Gov Doc I49.104:F52.
Voigt, B. 1998. Glossary of coastal terminology. Washington State Department of Ecology.
The following is a selection of bibliographies produced by librarians and information specialists at the National Agricultural Library. They are the results of searches conducted on the AGRICOLA database. Each bibliography has at least 100 citations to the literature on the particular topic researched. Sources include books, journal articles, extension and experiment station publications, conference proceedings, dissertations, etc. These bibliographies provide a very good starting point for research. They are available in the Government Documents section of the library and must be requested by call number at the Reference Desk on the first floor. Note that each bibliography listed includes the search strategy used to produce it. By using this search strategy in the Agricola database, the search can be updated.
Braun, L. Aquaculture, integrated farming systems : January 1979 - May 1991. Beltsville, Md. : National Agricultural Library, Gov Doc A 17.18/4:91-129
Doyle, D.  Monitoring water quality for agricultural wastes and agrichemicals: July 1993-Sept 1995 (II).Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library.
Edsall, M.E. and Young, A.T.  Fish farming : January 1989 - April 1994 Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library. Gov Doc A 17.18/4:94-44
Emmert, B. and Makuch, J.  Monitoring water quality for agricultural wastes and agrichemicals : January 1991 - September 1993. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library.
Exner, A.E.  Aquaculture, economics and marketing : January 1979 - February 1991. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library. Gov Doc A 17.18/4:91-85
Hanfman, D.T.  Aquaculture: January 1990 - July 1993. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library. Gov Doc A 17.18/4:93-56
--- 1991. Interactions of aquaculture, marine coastal ecosystems, and nearshore waters: a bibliography. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library. Gov Doc A 1.60/3:105
---  Salmon culture, January 1979-September 1988. Beltsville, MD: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library. Gov Doc A 17.18/4:89-17
---1993. The status and potential of aquaculture in the United States: An overview and bibliography. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library, Aquaculture Information Center.
McVey, E.  Aquaculture, feeds, feeding and nutrition : January 1979 - March 1991. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library. Gov Doc A 17.18/4:91-86
---  Aquaculture in recirculating systems : January 1982 - April 1991. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library. Gov Doc A 17.18/4:91-130
Makuch, J . Bioassessment of water resources: January 1985 - December 1993. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library. Gov Doc A 17.18/4:94-05
--- Regulating water quality : policy, standards and laws, January 1991 - March 1993. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library. Gov Doc A 17.18/4:93-31
---  Regulating water quality : policy, standards and laws, January 1993 - January 1995. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library.
National Agricultural Library (U.S.) United States. 1993. Agricultural Research Service. Recirculation - aeration: bibliography for aquaculture. Beltsville, Md. : National Agricultural Library ; [Washington, D.C.?]: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. Gov Doc A 1.60/3:124
Stevanus, M. 1997. Regulating water quality: Policy, standards and laws (II). Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library, Water Quality Information Center.
Young, A.T.  Aquaculture development and economics : January 1979 - April 1993. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library. Gov Doc A 17.18/4:93-49
-- Seaweed culture and uses : January 1979 - July 1993. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library. Gov Doc A 17.18/4:93-63
Allendorf, F. Bibliography of genetic variation in natural populations. 2/22/2011. University of Montana.
Baras, E. 1991. A bibliography on underwater telemetry, 1956-1990. Ottawa: Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Communications Directorate. Gov Doc Can Fs97-6/1819
Belter, C., Craig, B., Fillingham, J., Mueller, M., and Phillips, K. 10/13/2011. Anthropogenic radionuclides in the marine environment: A selected bibliography. NOAA Central Library.
Bjorndal, K.A. and Bolten, A.B. [ND] Sea turtle bibliography. The Archie Carr Center for Sea Turtle Research, University of Florida.
Correll, D. 2003. Vegetated stream riparian zones: Their effects on stream nutrients, sediments, and toxic substances[:] An annotated and indexed bibliography of the world literature, including buffer strips and interactions with hyporheic zones and floodplains. 13th edition.
Corvino, H.M.  A bibliography of NOAA technical memoranda issued by the Southeast Fisheries Science Center of the National Marine Fisheries Service, 1972-1993. Miami: U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service, Southeast Fisheries Science Center. Gov Doc Fiche C55.13/2:NMFS-SEFC-335
Dean, B. 1916-1923. A bibliography of fishes. New York: American Museum of Natural History. Sci Index QL614 .D38
Dieter, B.E., Wion, D.A., and McConnaughey, R.A. (eds.) 2003. Mobile fishing gear effects on benthic habitats: A bibliography. 2nd ed. NOAA Tech Memor NMFS-AFSC-135. 206p. See also Rester below.
Effects of offshore oil and gas development: A current awareness bibliography. 1990-2004. Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium. Note: Searchable database
Emery, L. 1987. Marking and tagging of aquatic animals : an indexed bibliography. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service. Gov Doc I 49.66:165
Freshwater mollusk bibliography. K. Cummings (Illinois Natural History
Survey), A.Bogan (North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences), T. Watters (The
Ohio State University Museum of Biological Diversity), and C.Mayer (Illinois
Natural History Survey).
11,000 references last updated 9/22/2009.
Grant, A. 2002. Bibliography of papers and reports on saltmarsh restoration. University of East Anglia, UK.
Heuring, L.G. 1991. A bibliography of the Arctic charr, Salvelinus alpinus (L.) complex: 1985-1990. Winnipeg: Fisheries and Oceans, Canada, 1991. Gov Doc Can Fs97-6/1775
The Island Press bibliography of environmental literature. Washington: Island Press, 1993. Sci Ref QH541 .I75 1993
Kantrud, H.A. 1996.
Bibliography for aquatic plants. Jamestown, ND: Northern Prairie
Wildlife Research Center.
Citations only, no abstracts.
Kennedy, V.S., and Mihursky, J.A.. 1993.
The effects of temperature on invertebrates and fish.
Sea Grant Maryland.
Searchable, over 3,400 entries. Citations only.
Marshall, K.E. 1990. A bibliography of the lake trout, Salvelinus namaycush (Walbaum), 1984 through 1990. Winnipeg: Fisheries and Oceans, Canada. Gov Doc Can Fs97-6/1749
McDonald, G. Bibliographia Nudibranchia produced at the University of California, Santa Cruz provides citations to the Nudibranch literature. Searching can be done on authors or title keywords.
Rester, J.K. 2000. Annotated bibliography of fishing impacts on habitats. Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commission. see also the September 2003 update.
Seamount bibliography. (2009). A searchable database of over 1,500 references in standard bibliographic citation format. NSF funded project through the San Diego Supercomputer Center and Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Focus on biological sampling of seamounts.
Warmbrodt, R.D. Transgenic fish research: a bibliography: A selected bibliography of research in the field of molecular biology and genetic engineering using fresh water fish. Beltsville, MD: National Agricultural Library, 1993. Gov Doc A1.60/3:117
Wolfson, F.H. and Notarbartolo-di-Sciara, G. The whale shark bibliography. A keyword searchable database through 1980. Instituto Centrale per la Ricerca Applicata al Mare, Rome
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|Bulletin of the European Association of Fish Pathologists|
|Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences|
|Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology|
|Continental Shelf Research|
|Deep-Sea Research Part 1|
|Deep-Sea Research Part II|
|Diseases of Aquatic Organisms|
|Environmental Biology of Fishes|
|Estuaries and Coasts|
|Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science|
|European Journal of Phycology|
|Fish and Shellfish Immunology|
|ICES Journal of Marine Science|
|Journal of Applied Phycology|
|Journal of Aquatic Animal Health|
|Journal of Crustacean Biology|
|Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology|
|Journal of Fish Biology|
|Journal of Fish Diseases|
|Journal of Geophysical Research|
|Journal of Marine Research|
|Journal of Molluscan Studies|
|Journal of Phycology|
|Journal of Plankton Research|
|Journal of Sea Research|
|Journal of Shellfish Research|
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|Limnology and Oceanography: Bulletin|
|Limnology and Oceanography: Fluids and Environments|
|Limnology and Oceanography: Methods|
|Marine & Freshwater Research|
|Marine Ecology Progress Series|
|Marine Environmental Research|
|Marine Mammal Science|
|New Zealand Journal of Marine & Freshwater Research|
|North American Journal of Aquaculture|
|North American Journal of Fisheries Management|
database. USGS, Columbia Environmental Research Center.
Results of aquatic acute toxicity tests. Search by substance and/or species.
Bailly, N., Froese, R. and Pauly, D. (editors) 2/2013.
A searchable database including information on physical characteristics, distribution, diagnosis, and biology of over 32,000 species of fish.
Berra, T.M. 2001. Freshwater fish distribution. San Diego: Academic
Sci Ref QL624 .B47 2001
Bigelow, H.B. and Schroeder, W.C. 1952 + revisions. Fishes of the Gulf of Maine. Fishery Bulletin of the Fish and Wildlife Service, Vol. 53
Blakely, D.R. 1989. Inland aquaculture development handbook. Oxford : Fishing News. ORO stacks SH135.B57 1989
Carvey, J.R. and Judge, D. S. 2000. Longevity records: life spans of
mammals, birds, amphibians, reptiles, and fish. Odense: Odense
University Press, 241p.
Sci Ref QP85.C37 2000
Castro, J.I. 2011. The sharks of North America. New York:
Oxford University Press.
Sci Ref QL638.9.C346 2011
Cohen, D. M. 1990. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Gadiform fishes of the world : Order Gadiformes, an annotated and illustrated catalogue of cods, hakes, grenadiers and other gadiform fishes known to date. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Sci Ref QL637.9.G3 G32, 1990
Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United
States and Canada[:] Crustaceans. 2005.
Bethesda, MD: American Fisheries Society. Special
Publication #31. 545p. + cd-rom
Sci Ref QL441.1.A1C66 2005,
ORO Media Resource Center CDROM QL441.1.A1C66 2005
Common and scientific names of fishes from the United States, Canada, and Mexico. 6th ed. Bethesda, MD: American Fisheries Society, 2004. Sci Ref QL627.C66 2004
Containment area aquaculture handbook. Washington, D.C.:NOAA, 1995. Gov Doc C55.8:AQ3.
Creswell, R.L. 1993. Aquaculture desk reference. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold. Sci Ref SH135.C74 1993.
Crustacea.net - an information retrieval system for crustaceans of the world.
Diatoms and other algae: The ANSP algae image database. The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia.
FAO yearbook. 1989-.Fishery statistics. Rome: FAO. Sci Ref SH1.Y4
and aquaculture country profiles
Search or browse more than 300 country profiles. Each profile is a detailed report with data on fishery production and trade as well as legislation. Produced and maintained by FAO.
Flimlin, G., Macfarland, S., Rhodes, E., and Rhodes, K. 2010. Best management practices for the East Coast shellfish aquaculture industry. USDA, National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Northeastern Regional Aquaculture Center, and NOAA. Note: very large file - 66.77 MB
Gerber, R.P. 2000. An identification manual to
the coastal and estuarine zooplankton of the Gulf of Maine region[:] From
Passamaquoddy Bay to Long Island Sound. Brunswick, ME: Acadia Productions. 2
Sci Ref QL123.G47 2000
Global coral disease database. United Nations Environment Programme, World Conservation Monitoring Centre.
Handbook on small-scale freshwater fish farming. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 1994. ORO Stacks S531.F3 1994.
Harasewych, M.G. and Moretzsohn, F. 2010. The book of shells - a
life-size guide to identifying and classifying six hundred seashells.
Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press. 655p.
Sci Ref QL405.H255 2010
Iversen, E.S. 1992. Aquaculture sourcebook: a guide to North American species. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold. ORO stacks SH33.I94 1992
Jefferson, T.A., Webber, M.A., and Pitman, R.L. 2008. Marine mammals
of the world - a comprehensive guide to their identification.
Amsterdam: Elsevier, Academic Press. 573p.
Sci Ref QL713.2.J44 2008
Large marine ecosystems
A database of world-wide marine ecosystems. A map of the ecosystem is linked to fisheries statistics, biodiversity and ecosystem information, and governance. Fisheries Centre, The University of British Columbia with Pew Charitable Trust.
Lavens, P. and Sorgeloos, P. 1996. Manual on the production and use of live food for aquaculture. Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. ORO Stacks SH1.F25 no. 361.
List of fisheries overview. 2011. Office of Protected Resources,
Commercial U.S. fisheries interactions with marine mammals.
Klemm, D.J. [1991-] Manual for the evaluation of laboratories performing aquatic toxicity tests. Cincinnati, OH : Environmental Monitoring Systems Laboratory, Office of Modeling, Monitoring Systems, and Quality Assurance, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Gov Doc EP 1.23/5:600/4-90/031
Manual of bioassessment of aquatic sediment quality. 1999. Boca Raton, FL: Lewis Publishers. 236p. ORO stacks GB1399.6 .M355 1999
Manual of diagnostic tests for aquatic animals, 2012. World Organisation for Animal Health.
Manual of physico-chemical analysis of aquatic sediments. 1997. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Lewis. 287p. ORO stacks GB1399.6 .M36 1997
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