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- Moore, Michael N.; Depledge, Michael H.; Fleming, Lora; Hess, Philipp; Lees, David; Leonard, Paul; Madsen, Lise; Owen, Richard; Pirlet, Hans; Seys, Jan; Vasconcelos, Vitor; Viarengo, Aldo; ,
- Microbial ecology 2013 v.65 no.4 pp. 889-900
- scientists, etc ; European Union; air; algal blooms; burden of disease; climate; climate change; coastal water; death; direct contact; economic impact; economists; ecosystems; health hazards; human diseases; human health; human population; humans; hurricanes; industry; issues and policy; oceans; pathogens; pollution; poverty; public health; research and development; seafoods; sewage; stakeholders; toxins; tsunamis; Europe; Show all 33 Subjects
- ... The oceans and coastal seas provide mankind with many benefits including food for around a third of the global population, the air that we breathe and our climate system which enables habitation of much of the planet. However, the converse is that generation of natural events (such as hurricanes, severe storms and tsunamis) can have devastating impacts on coastal populations, while pollution of th ...