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2012 Publications in Refereed Journals


1. Kayanda, R., Everson, I., Munyaho, T. and Mgaya, Y.D., 2012. Target strength measurements of Nile perch (Lates niloticus: Linnaeus, 1758) in Lake Victoria, East Africa. Fisheries Research 113: 76-83.

2. Dativa J. Shilla & Daniel Abel Shilla, 2012. Effects of riparian vegetation and bottom substrate on macroinvertebrate communities at selected sites in the Otara Creek, New Zealand, Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences, 9:3, 131-150.

3. Daudi, L.N., Lugomela, C., Uku, J.N. and De Troch, M. (2012) Effect of nutrient enrichment on seagrass associated meiofauna in Tanzania. Marine Environmental Research. 82: 49 - 58.

4. Shayo SD, Mwita CJ, Hosea K (2012) Ulcerative Aeromonas Infections in Tilapia (Cichlidae: Tilapiini) from Mtera Hydropower Dam, Tanzania. Open Access Scientific Reports, 1: 115. doi:10.4172/scientificreports.115

5. Shayo S.D, Mwita C.J and Hosea K.M (2012) Virulence of Pseudomonas and Aeromonas bacteria recovered from Oreochromis niloticus (Perege) from Mtera hydropower Dam; Tanzania. Annals of Biological Research, 3(11):5157-5161.

6. Beda J.M, Nkwengulila G. and Mwita C. (2012) The Serological Survey for Human Cysticercosis Prevalence in Mbulu District, Tanzania. Advances in Infectious Diseases, 2: 62-66 doi:10.4236/aid.2012.230094.

7. Rice J, M. Ngoile, et al 2012. The role of MPAs in reconciling fisheries management with conservation of biological diversity. Ocean and Coastal Management 69 (2012) 217- 230. Ocean & Coastal Management 69 (2012) 217-230 .

8. Mahongo, S.B., Francis, J. and Osima, S.E. 2012. Wind patterns of coastal Tanzania: Their variability and trends. Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science: 10(2): 107-120

9. Mahongo, S.B. and Francis, J. 2012. Analysis of Rainfall Variations and Trends in Coastal Tanzania. Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science: 11(2): 121-133

2012 Books and Chapters in Books



a) Books


(b) Chapters in Books

1. Martin Gullstrom, Martijn Dorenbosch, Blandina Lugendo, Augustine Mwandya, Yunus Mgaya and Charlotte Berkstrom, 2012. Biological connectivity and nursery function of shallow-water habitats in Chwaka Bay. In: Maricela de la Torre-Castro and Thomas Lyimo (Editors), People, Nature and Research in Chwaka Bay, Zanzibar, Tanzania. WIOMSA, Zanzibar, pp. 175-192.

2. Semesi, S. 2012. The Coastal Vegetation of Chwaka Bay. In People, Nature and Research in Chwaka Bay, Zanzibar, Tanzania, de la Torre-Castro, M. and T.J. Lyimo (eds.). Pp. 57-68. ISBN: 978-9987-9559-1-6. Zanzibar Town: WIOMSA

3. Kangwe, J., Semesi, S., Beer, S., Mtolera, M. and Bjork, M., 2012. Carbonate Production by Calcareous Algae in a Seagrass-Dominated System: The Example of Chwaka Bay. In People, Nature and Research in Chwaka Bay, Zanzibar, Tanzania, de la Torre-Castro, M. and T.J. Lyimo (eds.). Pp. 143-156. ISBN: 978-9987-9559-1-6. Zanzibar Town: WIOMSA

4. Gullstrom, M., Lyimo, T.J., Eklof, J.S., Bjork, M., Semesi, I. S. and de la Torre-Castro M., 2012. Seagrass Meadows in Chwaka Bay: Socio-ecological and Management Aspects. In People, Nature and Research in Chwaka Bay, Zanzibar, Tanzania, de la Torre-Castro, M. and T.J. Lyimo (eds.). Pp. 89-110. ISBN: 978-9987-9559-1-6. Zanzibar Town: WIOMSA.

5. Lugomela, C. (2012). The Mangrove Ecosystem of Chwaka Bay. In: de la Torre-Castro, M. and Lyimo, T.J. (eds.) People, Nature and Research in Chwaka Bay, Unguja, Zanzibar. Pg 69 - 87. ISBN 978-9987-9559-1-6.

6. Ngatunga BP., Lugendo BR., Kishe-Machumu MA. 2012. Checklist of Tanzanian Fishes. In Gideon H, Nyinondi P and Oyema G (editors) 2012. Checklist of Tanzanian Species. Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology. ISBN: 978-9987-9485-1-2.

7. Tamatamah, R.A. 2012. Current status of the native catadromous eel species Anguilla bengalensis Labiata and Anguilla mossambica in Tanzania. In Gough, P., P. Philipsen, P.P. Schollema & H.Wanningen (Eds). From the sea to source: International guidance for the restoration of fish migration highways. Regional Water Authority Hunze en Aa s, Veendam, The Netherlands. 300p.

8. Bwathondi P.O.J. 2012 Transforming the artisanal fisheries sector to increase productivity in Tanzania. (Book chapter 60pp) ESAURP, 2013