Africa: the FBA connection

Fryer, G. and Talling, J.F. (1986) Africa: the FBA connection. In: Fifty-forth annual report for the year ended 31st March 1986. Ambleside, UK, Freshwater Biological Association, pp. 57-82. (Annual Report, Freshwater Biological Association, Ambleside)

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Since its inception in the 1930's the Freshwater Biological Association at Windermere, England has been involved in research on African lakes and rivers. Research has included general and multidisciplinary surveys of many lakes including Lake Victoria, Lake Tanganyika, Lake Nyasa (Lake Malawi) and Lake George. The hydrobiology of the River Nile has also been studied. Research into physical and chemical limnology, phytoplankton ecology and primary productivity, invertebrate biology, freshwater fish and fisheries.

Item Type: Book Section
Title: Africa: the FBA connection
Personal Creator/Author:
Fryer, G.
Talling, J.F.
Title of Book: Fifty-forth annual report for the year ended 31st March 1986
Refereed: No
Series Name: Annual Report, Freshwater Biological Association, Ambleside
Page Range: pp. 57-82
Date: 1986
Publisher: Freshwater Biological Association
Place of Publication: Ambleside, UK
Issuing Agency: Freshwater Biological Association
Uncontrolled Keywords: Algae; Chemical limnology; Fisheries; Freshwater fish; Freshwater lakes; Hydrobiology; Invertebrate zoology; Parasitology; Physical limnology; Phytoplankton; Primary production; Research programs; Rivers; Tropical lakes; Cichlidae; Crustacea; Invertebrata; Mollusca; Pisces; Africa; River Nile; Lake Victoria; Annual report
Subjects: Biology
Item ID: 5246
Depositing User: Mrs Christine Davey
Date Deposited: 10 May 2011 16:58
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 15:08
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