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Effects of anthropogenic activities on the diversity and distribution of macro-invertebrates in Katanga stream
(Makerere University, 2021-01-28)
Katanga stream flows through Katanga slum situated between Makerere University and Mulago hospital. The stream receives untreated waste water from various anthropogenic activities such as motor vehicle washing, motor ...
Assessment of the effect of anthropogenic activities on the ecosystem health of river Malaba using macroinvertebrates as bioindicators
(Makerere University, 2021-02-03)
River Malaba, located in Eastern Uganda is a transboundary water resource shared by Uganda and Kenya, whose water flows to River Nile through Lake Kyoga. The river currently faces increasing environmental disturbance; ...
Impacts of livestock grazing and cultivation 0n the physiochemical properties in Kikoda Village, Kalungi Subcounty, Nakasongola District
(Makerere University, 2021)
Anthropogenic activities have profound impacts on the soil physiochemical properties with implications for agriculture. In this study, I evaluated the different soil physiochemical properties under different land uses that ...
Effects of Vehicle Washing facilities and Automobile services on the Abundance and distribution of macroinvertebrates in Nsooba Stream, LUBIGI catchment area
(Makerere University, 2022-12-16)
Nsooba stream is threatened by anthropogenic activities such as washing bays, industrialisation and farming which raise the nutrient loading concern to Lubigi wetland, a major filter of wastewater and flood control for ...
Effect of anthropogenic activities on the ecosystem health of Nyangahya Stream using macroinvertebrates as bioindicators
(Makerere University, 2022-12-08)
A study was carried out with a general objective of assessing the water quality using a combination of benthic macroinvertebrate as bio-indicators and selected physico-chemical parameters in Nyangahya stream located in ...