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: 974

Table of Content: May 2020; 4(5)

May 2020

Assessment of agricultural practices on water quality of the Tono Dam in the Upper East Region of Ghana

Population growth has resulted in drastic increase in demand for agricultural products for consumption and also as raw materials for agro-based industries. Associated with this increased demand is the application of agrochemicals to increase yields. This study assessed the impact of agricultural practices employed by farmers in the Tono catchment in the Upper East Region of Ghana on water quality. The study involved a...

Author(s): Melvin-Guy Adonadaga, Cornelius Frimpong, Boateng Ampadu, Rahinatu Alare and George Owusu