A brief history of the scientific study of tropical African inland waters

Talling, Jack (2006) A brief history of the scientific study of tropical African inland waters. Freshwater Forum, 26, pp. 3-37.

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Abstract

An account is given of a study of African tropical waters, drawing on the personal experiences of the author. Reviewing developments since 1900, the author examines the way in which research has developed and the influence the changes in the policitcal map of Africa, in particular the change from colonial rule, has had on research.

Item Type: Article
Title: A brief history of the scientific study of tropical African inland waters
Personal Creator/Author:
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Talling, Jack
Refereed: No
Journal or Publication Title: Freshwater Forum
Volume: 26
Page Range: pp. 3-37
Date: 2006
ISSN: 0961-4664
Issuing Agency: Freshwater Biological Association
Uncontrolled Keywords: Inland waters; Research; Tropical lakes; Historical account; Africa
Subjects: Ecology
Biology
Limnology
Item ID: 4610
Depositing User: Hardy B Schwamm
Date Deposited: 26 Nov 2010 12:35
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 16:09
URI: http://aquaticcommons.org/id/eprint/4610

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