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PERSONAL DATA

Gender female
Job title Research scientist
Institution
Kenya Marine & Fisheries Research Institute ( KMFRI)
P.O Box 81651 -80100 Mombasa, Kenya Mombasa 80100
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Kenya Marine & Fisheries Research Institute P.O Box 81651 -80100 Mombasa, Kenya
Mombasa
80100
Kenya
Nationality Kenya
Tel +254700091219
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree Undergraduate
Job type Research
Research Activities My research is mostly based on monitoring benthic distribution in marine critical zones (western Indian ocean and Benguela upwelling system), monitoring of nutrients pollution in Mombasa creek, monitoring daily and seasonal evolution of pH to provide baseline data for setting up ocean acidification experiments, monitoring of primary productivity in sewage impacted creek, monitoring of solid waste pollution along Kenyan beaches and creating awareness to local communities on marine waste recycling methods
Research Region 71
Working languages English
Skills/Expertise Benthic ecology (marine nematodes identification to genus level, meiofauna and macrofauna identification to order level), marine ecology (mangrove, sea grass and corals studies).

Group(s): IOC
Created: 2016-06-21 Last Updated: 2016-06-28 by Beth WAWERU