Limnological Observations During the Early Formation of Volta Lake in Ghana

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. S. Biswas

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0121

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Biswas, S. (1973) Limnological Observations During the Early Formation of Volta Lake in Ghana, 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/GM017p0121

Author Information

  1. Volta Lake Research Project, Akosombo, 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:

  • Ammonia;
  • Limnological observations;
  • Nitrite nitrogen;
  • Secchi disk transparency;
  • Winkler method

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Limnological History of the Lake

  • Present Observations

  • Conclusions