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Management and conservation of the African great lakes

R. C. M. Crul

Management and conservation of the African great lakes

Lakes Victoria, Tangenyika and Malawi : comparative and comprehensive study of great lakes

by R. C. M. Crul

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Published by Unesco Pub. in Paris .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Victoria, Lake.,
  • Tanganyika, Lake.,
  • Nyasa, Lake.,
  • Africa, East,
  • Africa, East.
    • Subjects:
    • Water supply -- Africa, East -- Management,
    • Water conservation -- Africa, East,
    • Limnology -- Africa, East,
    • Victoria, Lake,
    • Tanganyika, Lake,
    • Nyasa, Lake

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 73-83).

      StatementRuud C.M. Crul, Unesco/IHP-IV Project M-5.1.
      SeriesStudies and reports in hydrology ;, 59
      ContributionsUnesco/IHP-IV Project M-5.1.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTC519.A353 C78 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination107 p. :
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL131182M
      ISBN 109231035932
      LC Control Number99510453

      CONSERVATION STRATEGY FOR THE GREAT LAKES REGION CHAPTER 5: CLIMATOLOGY OF THE EAST AFRICAN GREAT LAKES REGION AND POTENTIAL IMPACTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON ITS BIODIVERSITY AND Management, Ministry of Wildlife Conservation (South Sudan); Ethiopian Wildlife & Natural History. AGL: African Great Lakes INTRODUCTION Straddling the equator in East Africa is one of the most remarkable freshwater features of our planet, the African Great Lakes (AGL) (Figure 1a). These lakes range from relatively shallow, saline, and alkaline, to some of the deepest and largest freshwater bodies on earth (Table 1).

      This book provides a new inter-disciplinary look at the practice and policies of conservation in Africa. Bringing together social scientists, anthropologists and historians with biologists for the first time, the book sheds some light on the previously neglected but critically important social aspects of conservation thinking. To date conservation has been very much the domain of the biologist 5/5(1). Exploitation and management of fish resources in Lake Malawi. Pp. in: Fisheries of the African Great Lakes. Research papers presented at the International Symposium on Resource Use and Conservation of the African Great Lakes, hosted by the University of Burundi, Bujumbura, 29 November-2 December

        The Great Lakes of Africa book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Though the genocide of catapulted Rwanda onto the int /5.   The conservation value of East African saline alkaline lakes is identified based on the spatial and temporal gradients of regional variability, landscapes, biodiversity and population changes. The present extent of their management is evaluated along a spatial gradient from international to local, through the perspective of international Cited by: 2.


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