An Introduction to Aquatic Toxicology
by Mikko Nikinmaa
An Introduction to Aquatic Toxicology is an introductory reference for all aspects of toxicology pertaining to aquatic environments. As water sources diminish, the need to understand the effects that contaminants may have on aquatic organisms and ecosystems increases in importance. This book will provide you with a solid understanding of aquatic toxicology, its past, its cutting-edge present and its likely future.
- Provides with the latest perspectives on the impacts of toxicants on aquatic environments, such as nanotoxicology, toxicogenomics, ocean acidification and eutrophication
- Offers a complete overview, beginning with the origins of aquatic toxicology and concluding with potential future challenges
- Includes guidance on testing methods and a glossary of aquatic toxicology terms.