Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences, second edition

Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences 2nd Edition cover

The second edition of the Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences (UCB only) is now available online. This six volume ebook, “includes contributions from leading scientists around the world on the physical processes that drive the oceans and the chemical, biological, and geological disciplines. The Encyclopedia also covers ancillary topics such as ocean technology, law of the oceans, global programs, marine policy, the use of the oceans for food and energy, and the impact of pollution and climate changes.”

This latest edition includes nearly 500 articles covering the breadth and depth of the field with over 30% new and updated content reflecting the latest research in the field of oceanography. Greater coverage of climate, remote sensing, and data modeling, with greater consideration of economic and political aspects provides a broad view of the field.