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date: 30 May 2024

marine biology 

The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea
M. V. AngelM. V. Angel

is the study of all aspects of ecology and life histories of marine organisms. The primary focus is on the organisms and their local interactions with their physical, chemical, and biological environments. Many marine biologists study the natural history of organisms that live in coastal and inshore environments, and so are more readily accessible and can be used in experimental studies. So the scope of marine biology as a scientific discipline overlaps that of ... ...

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