Stratification and Circulation in Kainji Lake

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

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0489

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Henderson, F. (1973) Stratification and Circulation in Kainji Lake, 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/GM017p0489

Author Information

  1. Undp/Fao Kainji Lake Research Project, New Bussa, Nigeria

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:

  • Kainji Lake;
  • Stratification and circulation;
  • Thermal gradients

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Methods

  • Annual Cycle of Stratification

  • Circulation in the Central Basin

  • Discussion

  • Summary