By Michael Schagerl

ISBN-10: 331928620X

ISBN-13: 9783319286204

This e-book is dedicated to the alkaline-saline lakes of East Africa, which come with the world-famous “flamingo lakes”. It covers the entire variety of concerns, from the lakes’ beginning and historical past, existence in and round those exact water our bodies, to usage, threats and administration issues. The authors, all of whom are best overseas specialists, summarize examine performed to date, spotlight new and critical findings, and supply destiny outlooks. The booklet is split into 3 major sections: “Genesis, physics and chemistry” tackles lake improvement and the amazing physico-chemistry of the lakes. “Organisms and ecology” provides information regarding the numerous lake population, their interactions and diversifications to the intense dwelling stipulations. “Utilization, administration and views” addresses threats comparable to lake exploitation and toxins, but in addition considers strength makes use of. This ebook might be rather suitable to researchers and teachers within the box of limnology and aquatic ecology, yet is usually designed to draw all these drawn to nature and existence on our planet.

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