Publisher description for Ecotoxicology : problems and approaches / Simon A. Levin ... [et al.], editors.

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This book conveys to the reader an up-to-date overview of the science of ecotoxicology, which describes and predicts ecological changes resulting from a variety of human activi- ties irvolving release of chemicals to the environment. Throughout, the emphasis is on the analysis and synthesis of underlying principles from an ecosystem perspective that will be valuable to scientists and professionals in this area of environmental science.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Pollution -- Environmental aspects.