African Journal of
Environmental Science and Technology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Environ. Sci. Technol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0786
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJEST
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 1055

Full Length Research Paper

Effects of river sediments on coral recruitment, algal abundance benthic community structure on Kenyan coral reefs

Shaaban A. Mwachireya
  • Shaaban A. Mwachireya
  • Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute, P. O. BOX 81651, Mombasa 80100, Kenya.
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Tim R. McClanahan
  • Tim R. McClanahan
  • Wildlife Conservation Society, Marine Programs, Bronx, NY. 10460, USA.
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Brian E. Hartwick
  • Brian E. Hartwick
  • Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6 Canada.
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Isabelle M. Cote
  • Isabelle M. Cote
  • Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6 Canada.
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Lance Lesack
  • Lance Lesack
  • Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6 Canada.
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  •  Received: 12 January 2015
  •  Accepted: 14 July 2015
  •  Published: 30 July 2015

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