A swim in a tropical stream, Corcovado Natl Park.
A. What is an estuary?
i. Physical features
ii. Ecological features
B. Biology of Estuaries
i. Types of habitat
ii. Species distribution
i. Threats/pollutants in estuaries
ii. What is being done to preserve estuaries
Alongi, Daniel. Coastal Ecosystem Processes. Boston: CRC Press, 1998.
Amos, William. The Life of the Seashore. New York: McGraw Hill, 1966.
Barnes R.S.K. The Coastline. New York: Wiley and Sons, 1977.
Little, Colin. The Biology of Soft Shores and Estuaries. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000.
Miller, Boyce Thorne and John Catena. The Living Ocean: Understanding and protecting Marine biodiversity. Washington D.C: Island Press, 1991.
Ray, G. and Jerry McCormick-Ray. Coastal-Marine Conservation: Science and Policy. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2004.
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