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By Jennifer M. Hubbard,David Wildish,Robert L. Stephenson

Located at the Bay of Fundy, the St. Andrews organic Station is Canada’s oldest everlasting marine learn establishment. A Century of Maritime Science stories the fisheries, environmental, oceanographic, and aquaculture study carried out during the last hundred years at St. Andrews from the point of view of the engaging scientists. Introductory essays through top historians of technology situate the paintings at St. Andrews inside of their ancient context.

With subject matters together with the contributions of ladies to the early research of marine biology in Canada; the examine of scallops, Atlantic salmon, and paralytic shellfish poisoning; and the advance of underwater digicam know-how, A Century of Maritime Science deals a charming mix of first-hand recollections, medical services, and old analysis.

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