21. The Problem of Rehabilitating Lakes and Wetlands in Developing Countries: The Case Example of East Africa

  1. P.E. O'Sullivan and
  2. C.S. Reynolds
  1. F.W. B. Bugenyi

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470750506.ch21

The Lakes Handbook, Volume 2: Lake Restoration and Rehabilitation

The Lakes Handbook, Volume 2: Lake Restoration and Rehabilitation

How to Cite

Bugenyi, F.W. B. (2007) The Problem of Rehabilitating Lakes and Wetlands in Developing Countries: The Case Example of East Africa, in The Lakes Handbook, Volume 2: Lake Restoration and Rehabilitation (eds P.E. O'Sullivan and C.S. Reynolds), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470750506.ch21

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 16 DEC 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632047956

Online ISBN: 9780470750506

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Keywords:

  • east african rehabilitation of lakes;
  • human perturbation;
  • lake victorian basin;
  • eutrophication of lakes;
  • wetland degradation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • the Problem of Rehabilitating Lakes And Wetlands in Developing Countries:The Case Example of East Africa

  • Introduction And Background

  • Human Perturbation And Problems in the Lake Victoria Basin

  • Wetland Degradation And Attempts To Correct It

  • Development of National And Regional Policies For the Sustainable Use of Natural Resources