Volta Lake in Relation to the Human Population and Some Issues in Economics and Management

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. E. A. K. Kalitsi

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0077

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Kalitsi, E. A. K. (1973) Volta Lake in Relation to the Human Population and Some Issues in Economics and Management, in Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects (eds W. C. Ackermann, G. F. White, E.B. Worthington and J. L. Ivens), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM017p0077

Author Information

  1. Volta River Authority, Accra, Ghana

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900179

Online ISBN: 9781118664117

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Keywords:

  • Agriculture;
  • Fishing;
  • Public health;
  • Volta Lake;
  • Wildlife and tourism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Basin and Pattern of Settlements

  • Lake and Development

  • Problems of the Lake

  • Management

  • Evaluations