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2004 Publications in Refereed Journals



1. Kamukuru, A.T. and Mgaya, Y.D., 2004. The food and feeding habits of blackspot snapper, Lutjanus fulviflamma (Pisces: Lutjanidae) in shallow waters of Mafia Island, Tanzania. African Journal of Ecology, 42(1): 49-58.

2. Kuguru, B.L., Mgaya, Y.D., Ohman, M.C., and Wagner, G.M., 2004. The reef environment and competitive success in the Corallimorpharia. Marine Biology (Berlin), 145: 875-884.

3. Chande, A.I. and Mgaya, Y.D., 2004. Food habits of the blue swimming crab Portunus pelagicus along the coast of Dar es Salaam. Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science, 3(1): 37-42.

4. Kamukuru, A.T. and Mgaya, Y.D., 2004. Effects of exploitation on reproductive capacity of blackspot snapper, Lutjanus fulviflamma (Pisces: Lutjanidae) in Mafia Island, Tanzania. African Journal of Ecology, 42: 270-280.

5. Kamukuru, A.T., Mgaya, Y.D. and Ohman, M., 2004. Evaluating a marine protected area in a developing country: Mafia Island Marine Park, Tanzania. Ocean and Coastal Management, 47(7-8): 321-337.

6. Mmbaga, T.K. and Mgaya, Y.D., 2004. Sea cucumber fishery in Tanzania: Identifying the gaps in resource inventory and management. FAO Fisheries Technical Paper, 463: 193-203.

7. Islam S, Mfilinge PL, Tsuchiya M. (2004) Status of organic and inorganic nutrients in waters and sediments at the habitats of the mangrove sesarmid crabs from the Ryukyu Islands, Japan. Bulletin of the Faculty of Science, University of the Ryukyus 78:327-356.

8. Machiwa, J.F., Lugomela, C. and Muzuka, A.N.N. (2004). Phytoplankton and Nutrients studies in Magu Bay, Lake Victoria (Tanzania) following the 2001 principal rain season. Tanzania Journal of Science, 30: 33-42.

9. Mwita, C.J. and Nkwengulila, G. (2004) Parasites of Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822) from the Mwanza Gulf, Lake Victoria. Tanzania Journal of Science, 30(1): 53- 62.

10. Nkwengulila, G. and Mwita, C.J. (2004) Spatial distribution of parasites along the gut of the catfish Clarias gariepinus (Burchell, 1822) (Clariidae) from the Mwanza Gulf, Lake Victoria. Tanzania Journal of Science, 30(1): 63-70.

11. Machiwa, J.F. 2004. Total mercury concentration in common fish species of Lake Victoria, Tanzania. Tanzania Journal of Science 30 (2): 11 - 20

12. Ngoye, E. and Machiwa, J.F. 2004. The influence of land-use patterns in the Ruvu River watershed on water quality in the river system. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth 29: 1161-1166.

13. Tamatamah, R.A., 2004. Phosphorus sorption characteristics of sediment in the Simiyu and Kagera River basins: Implications for Phosphorus loading into Lake Victoria. African Journal of Aquatic Sciences 29(2): 243-248.

14. Francis, J. and Torell, E. 2004. Human dimensions of coastal management in the Western Indian Ocean region. Ocean and Coastal Management, Vol 47, No 7-8, 299 -307

2004 Books and Chapters in Books



(a) Books



1. H. Nkotagu and S.G.M. Ndaro 2004 The Malagarasi Wetland Ecosystem: An Integratesd study. Dar es Salaam University Press Ltd., 141 pg.

(b) Chapters in Books

1. Twalibu K. Mmbaga and Yunus D. Mgaya, (2004). Sea cucumbers fishery in Tanzania: The Gaps Towards Aquaculture and Management (In Lovatelli, A (Comp / ed): Advances in Sea cucumber aquaculture and management. FAO Fisheries Technical Paper, 463, pp. 193-203, Rome, Italy.

2. Ndaro, S.G.M and D. R. Chitamwebwa. 2004. The Fishes and Fisheries of two Lakes, Sagara and Nyamagoma in the Malagarasi Wetland Ecosystem, Tanzania. In: Nkotagu, H. and Ndaro, S.G.M. (eds). The Malagarasi Wetland Ecosystem: An Integrated Study 141pg.

3. Ndaro, S.G.M. 2004. Some Aspects of Ecology and the Distribution of Infauna in Lakes Sagara and Nyamagoma in the Malagarasi Wetland Ecosystem. In: Nkotagu, H. and Ndaro, S.G.M. (Eds.). The Malagarasi Wetland Ecosystem: An Integrated Study141pg.

4.3. Heck, S., J. Ikwaput, C. Kirema-Mukasa, C. Lwenya, D. Murakwa, K. Odongkara, P. O. Onyango, J. P. Owino and F. Sobo. 2004. Cross-border and Fish Trade on Lake Victoria. Fisheries Management Series vol 2. IUCN EARO. ISBN: 2-8317-0761-7