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Producer:ProQuest, LLC
Coverage:1978 to the present
File Size:More than 1.3 million records (10/2010)
File Type:Bibliographic
Content:Marine Sciences

The AQUASCI (Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries, ASFA) File is a bibliographic database covering topics relating to the science, technology, and management of marine and freshwater environments, and related socioeconomic aspects.

AQUASCI corresponds to the printed publications: ASFA 1: Biological Sciences and Living Resources; ASFA 2: Ocean Technology, Policy and Non-Living Resources; ASFA 3: Aquatic Pollution and Environmental Quality; ASFA Aquaculture Abstracts; and ASFA Marine Biotechnology Abstracts. Records contain bibliographic data, abstracts, and indexing information.

The database is compiled in cooperation with four United Nations agencies, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the Office for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea (OALOS), the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC), and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), and a network of national research centers worldwide.

The records in this file contain bibliographic information, indexing terms, and abstracts.


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