Occurrence of heavy metals in sediments, fish and oysters from Mtwapa, port Reitz, Makupa and Shirazi creeks along the Kenyan coast

Muohi, A Wairimu (2002)
with the cadmium lamp. The Director, Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute, Dr. J.M Kazungu for granting me permission to use the various lab facilities in that institute. Mr. S. Mwangi, J. Kamau, A. Kimathi and C. Mittoo among other staff members...
.................................................................................................................20 2.2. Previous Research on Heavy Metal Occurrence in Marine Biotic and Abiotic Compartments.......................................................................................................................23 2.2.1. Biotic Compartments...

Environmental scarcity and trans-boundary conflicts: the case of lake victoria, 1994 - 2011

Omondi, Eunice A (University of Nairobi, 2014-10)
population, climate change and decentralization of the economies are factors considered in this research because they can escalate systemic conflicts if not rekindle 13 C.P Kumar, Fresh Water...
, No. 1440, (Dec. 29, 2003), pp. 2051 52J. Hatton, 2000. East African Marine Eco-region, Policy, Legal and Institutional Framework Reconnaissance.Dar es Salaam, WWF. 2000) 21 Neomalthusian et al feel that increase in population leads to conflict...

Late quaternary climatic variability in intertropical Africa

Odada, Eric O.; Barker, Philip A.; Talbot, Michael R; Marret, Fabienne; Street-Perrott, F. Alayne (Springer,, 2004)
on the events since the penultimate glacial (marine isotope stage 6, hereafter MIS 6) and especially on the last 30,000 calendar years BP (abbreviated below to kyr) (broadly MIS 1-3). At these long time-scales, orbital-forcing factors, modified by earth...
heat capacity of land and r rTE QUATERNARY CLIMATIC IN INTERTROPICAL AFRICA 119 23'S 40'N rt; ~~ ~ ~.-( t,,--., 23'N ~ 20'N 20'S o 0' 20'E 40'E20'W Figure 1. Location of tbe lakes, rivers and marine cores mentioned in the text. The base map was drawn...

Community perceptions of environmental indicators for management of wetland important bird areas in Kenya

Chikomo, Thandiwe (2014)
Despite their importance, wetlands are facing a crisis due to anthropogenic factors as well
as natural phenomenas. One of the measures to address the challenges being faced by
wetlands is to develop indicators. Unforunately ...

Contingent valuation approach - a case study of the Kayas (indigenous sacred forests) in Kwale vis-a-vis the titanium mining project

Nzai, Charles C C (2004-09)
mineral in this case is Zircon which has a specific gravity of 3.9 to 4.7. The specific gravity shows that these are heavy minerals and hence are deposited at similar sites through sedimentation in riverine, lacustrine and marine waters. 5 CVM Approach...
of animal and plant development can only be fulfilled through conservation and close management of genetic diversity. In the study area the sites of biodiversity in most need of attention in the marine ecosystem are; the coral reefs, the mangrove..

Varsity focus (Jan/Feb, 1990), No. 69.

University of Nairobi (University of Nairobi,, 1990-02)
to set up a documentation centre on the law of the sea, marine' policy and ocean management. The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Philip Mbithi who received the equipment, said " the documentation center will play a central role in the implementation...
programmes competitive". According to a memorandum of understanding signed by the two Universities last year, the joint project will: (1) (2) (3) Provide a framework for competitive advanced research and training in law of the sea, ocean management and marine...

Environmental flow assessment using HEC-EFM and GIS: A case study of Kibos river

Wakitolie, Wakjira Umetta (University of Nairobi, 2013)
), especially John Hickey, for directly assisting me during program test and provision of valuable materials for the research. I would like to convey my gratitude to all staff of the Kenya Marine and Fish Research Center Kisumu Branch and Kenya Water...
of literatures have been referred to such that all aspects are covered  Attempt was made to work with relevant department in the Kenya Marine and Fish Research Institute, Kisumu Office, while developing eco-hydro relationship July 2013 Page 11 of 132...

Photosynthesis and related processes of two mangrove species: rhizophora mucronata and ceriops tagal at Gazi Bay, Kenya

Mwangi, Paul-Matthew (1995)
values may show that mangrove formations are more productive than most marine or terrestrial communities. Moreover, a substantial part of the world fish production depends on mangal ecosystems and local shrimp production is also very significant...
attributed to the declining trend in marine fish production owing to the destruction of fish breeding grounds. This has particularly been so in the north coast of Kenya while overcutting has been the major cause in the south coast of Kenya (Kigomo, 1991...

Thumbnail Challenges of internationalization of business operations by medium size manufacturing enterprises in Nairobi county, Kenya

Ndolo, Millicent A (University of Nairobi, 2015)
management further across the firm. 1 CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION 1.1 Background Growing globalization of national economies through trade and investment, increasing internationalization of production through multinational corporations, together...
in the international market (Bowman, 2006). This has come about as a response to the forces of globalization which have led to integration of world economies. A number of Kenyan companies have decided to internationalize to protect their local dominance as well...

Classification of the Kenyan general insurance risks using copula approach

Mwalili, S. M.; Weke, P. G. O.; Mung'atu, J. K. (JKUAT Press Ltd, 2012)
, Motor commercial and motor private. In the following cluster we have the less popular lines under the umbrella of the miscellaneous class. Marine and Transit which is completely erratic clusters alone while the Aviation line whose main business...
, engineering, fire-domestic, fire-industrial, liability, marine, motor-private, motor-commercial, personal accident, theft, workman's compensation and miscellaneous. Their densities are shown in Figure 2. Figure 2: Densities for the twelve classes of business...

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