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Low flow characteristics of streams in the south-western region of Ghana

W. N. Okutu

Low flow characteristics of streams in the south-western region of Ghana

by W. N. Okutu

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Published by Water Resources Research Unit, S.S.I.R. [i.e. C.S.I.R. in Accra, Ghana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ghana.
    • Subjects:
    • Stream measurements -- Ghana.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby W.N. Okutu.
      ContributionsCouncil for Scientific and Industrial Research (Ghana). Water Resources Research Unit., Water Resources Research Institute (Ghana)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGB1373.G4 O48 1978
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 32 leaves :
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1806405M
      ISBN 10996485059X
      LC Control Number89213601
      OCLC/WorldCa33207640

      Managing Natural Resources for Development in Africa: A Resource Book This page is intentionally left blank. Managing Natural Resources for Development in Africa: A Resource Book Edited by Washington O. Ochola Pascal C. Sanginga Isaac Bekalo. First published by University of Nairobi Press (UONP) Jomo Kenyatta Memorial Library University of Nairobi P.O. Box , Nairobi, Kenya. Low-income, peri-urban residents of Greater Accra face disparities in water access, particularly given that piped water services provided by the formal municipal network are highly erratic and unreliable. Often, those underserved by the official provider are able to meet their daily water needs by sourcing water through alternative, or informal, means. Although it is often the case that.

      water sources include lakes, rivers, streams, canals, and ponds. These surface water sources are often vulnerable to contamination by human, animal activities and weather (storms or heavy rain) [13, 14]. Globally, waterborne dis-eases such as diarrheal are responsible for more than two million deaths annually. The majority of these deaths.   [1]. Meehl GA, Tebaldi C. More intense, more frequent, and longer lasting heat waves in the 21st century. Science ; – [2]. Costello A, Abbas M, Allen A,Bell S, Bellamy R, Friel S et al. Managing the health effects of climate change: Lancet and University College London Institute for Global Health Commission.

      The major effects of perceived changes included limited water availability (drying of streams, well), decreasing soil moisture, high fluctuations of crops yields and declining agricultural productivity, increased incidence of pests (i.e. snail worms) and diseases (92 % HHs), existence of unidentified pests ( % HHs), emergence of new plant.   This present study was carried out in the Birim Central Municipal in the Eastern region of Ghana to help fill this knowledge gap. The main aim was to assess the different materials used for packaging local foods (fresh or cooked), their environmental effects and the management of the waste from these packaging materials.


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