By C. H. Walker, Steve P. Hopkin, R. M. Sibly, D. B. Peakall
Publish yr note: First released in 1996, first edition
An first-class clean variation to 1 of the simplest ecotoxicology textbooks. Authored by way of the superior scientists within the box, it merits a spot at the bookshelf of any critical environmental scientist.
—Michael C. Newman, university of William & Mary – Virginia Institute of Marine technological know-how, USA
Praise for past Editions
Keeping the focal point on rules over perform is what has made each one incarnation of this publication a bestseller. The 3rd variation follows this vital subject whereas bringing the textual content modern and
strengthening assurance in components that experience come to the leading edge of the sector. …With updates to each bankruptcy, the textual content offers crucial info in a simple to exploit format.
—International Pest keep watch over, Vol. forty eight (2), March/April
The booklet is kind of wide in content material and length….the authors proceed to aid us in realizing the combination of this new wisdom by way of targeting the 'principles' of the science.
—Lee R. Shugart in Ecotoxicology, Vol. sixteen (483), 2007
…its target is to supply a wide-ranging, concise and readable creation to ecotoxicology that would encourages scholar to need to profit extra in regards to the field…continues to succeed.
—David Spurgeon in The British Toxicology Society e-newsletter, iciness 2006
The coauthorship is valuable in that it guarantees that each one issues are addressed by way of knowledgeable, however the type is constant and the content material is built-in in a manner that texts assembled through editors can't achieve.
—Glenn Suter in SETAC Globe, July-August 2001
To say that ecotoxicology is a multidisciplinary topic is an underestimation. this article makes an attempt a entire survey of all of those features. It succeeds admirably.
—Dr. J.W. Daniel in Chemistry & undefined, March five, 2001
The authors used their impressive interdisciplinary adventure to explain the development from chemical research of environmental pollution to their results on the degrees of the person, inhabitants, group and, eventually, environment. utilizing applicable examples and correct case experiences, they've got made ecotoxicology extra available to any individual who's all in favour of environmental alterations caused by way of pollution.
—Dr. Laurent Lagadic in Ecotoxicology, Vol. 10 (6), 2001
This is, through any criteria, a very good ebook, written by way of a chemist, a mathematician and a zoologist, who've accomplished their target in generating a very interdisciplinary strategy around the complete spectrum of subject matters, from molecules to ecosystems….This e-book will surely reach serving its basic purpose—providing a textbook for college kids, which covers the rules of ecotoxicology with a large strategy, slicing throughout conventional topic boundaries.
—Michael Balls in ATLA, 1996