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Ecotoxicology

by François Ramade

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Published by Wiley in Chichester [West Sussex], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pollution -- Environmental aspects.,
  • Environmental Pollutants -- adverse effects.,
  • Environmental Pollution.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementF. Ramade ; translated by L.J.M. Hodgson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH545.A1 R3513 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 262 p. :
    Number of Pages262
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2864030M
    ISBN 100471104450
    LC Control Number84026999

    Quantitative Ecotoxicology, Second Edition explores models and methods of quantitative ecotoxicology at progressively higher biological scales using worked examples and common software packages. It complements the author’s previous books, Fundamentals of Ecotoxicology, Third Edition and Ecotoxicology: A Comprehensive Treatment. Encouraging . Ecotoxicology is an international journal devoted to the publication of fundamental research in ecotoxicology. This field of study is broad and at present research papers are scattered through a wide range of other journals on associated topics.

    Following the original initiative of the International Organisation for Biological Control some 15 years ago, research groups and agrochemical companies have been investigating the effects of pesticides on beneficial organisms, devising laboratory and field test methods and lately developing protocols for regulatory testing requirements in Europe. Package ‘ecotoxicology’ Probit and Spearman-Karber methods from Finney's book ``Probit analysis a statistical treat-ment of the sigmoid response curve'' with options for most accurate results or identical re-sults to the book. Probit and all the tables from Finney's book (code-generated, not copied) with the generating functions Size: KB.

    Part of book: Ecotoxicology. Book Subject Areas. Physical Sciences, Engineering and Technology Chemistry () Computer and Information Science () Earth and Planetary Sciences () Engineering () Materials Science () Mathematics (49) Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials () Physics () Robotics (96) Technology (99) More. The book also looks at how ecotoxicology is used in the biomonitoring of environmental pollution, the investigation of pollution problems, the conducting of field trials, the study of the development of resistance, and the growing area of environmental risk assessments. Throughout, examples and case studies illustrate the principles.


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