Based on papers presented at a meeting of the Society for Experimental Biology held at Aberdeen in 1980. Includes bibliographies and index. Use of satellites in marine biology / I.G. Priede -- Determining the abundance of fish / M.P. Sissenwine, T.R. Azarovitz, and J.B. Suomala -- Tracking fish in the sea / A.D. Hawkins and G.G. Urquhart -- Fish reactions to towed fishing gears / C.S. Wardle -- Two recently developed recorders for monitoring diving activity in marine birds and mammals / G.L. Kooyman, J.O. Billups, and W.D. Farwell -- Bioluminescence and vision / W.R.A. Muntz -- Techniques for experiments with deep-sea organisms at high pressure / I. Gilchrist and A.G. Macdonald -- Primary production / T.C. Lederman -- Benthic metabolism and the supply of organic material to the sea-bed / J.W. Patching and R.C.T. Raine -- Bacterial process in marine sediments / C.M. Brown and J.N. Wardell -- Divers, submersibles, and unmanned vehicles / I. Gilchrist, A.G. Macdonald, and I.G. Priede -- Research ship design and logistics / R.I. Currie.
- LCC: QH91
- Dewey Decimal: 574.92
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: x, 414 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
- Marine biology -- Research
- Marine biology -- Congresses
- Biology, Experimental
- Marine biology -- Technique -- Congresses
- Biology, Experimental -- Congresses
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