Western Indian Ocean Marine Science Association

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Adapting to Climate Change and Enhancing Resilience – A guide to building adaptive capacity and resilience to the impacts of climate change in coastal urban areas

This climate change adaptation guide offers political and technical leaders practical guidance on why it is necessary to respond to climate change and how to develop associated adaptation plans and actions. It provides a comprehensive overview of key climate change adaptation issues of relevance to African local governments and offers tangible examples of good practice. […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science – Special Issue 1/2018

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as: Do the new-born calves of humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) have a preference to position themselves at […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science – Volume 16, No 1 (2017)

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as: Effect of acidified seawater and high temperature on the survival and behaviour of supralittoral and sublittoral […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science – Vol 15, No 2 (2016)

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as: Fishing site mapping using local knowledge provides accurate and satisfactory results: Case study of Octopus fisheries […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science -Vol 13, No 2 (2014)

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as:: Annual to Inter-Decadal Variability of Surface Air Temperature along the Coast of Tanzania, Meiofaunal response to […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science -Vol 13, No 1 (2014)

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as: Morphology of the Zambezi River plume in the Sofala Bank, Mozambique,Culture Suitability of Selected Coral Species […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science -Vol 11, No 2 (2012)

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as: Analysis of rainfall variations and trends in coastal Tanzania,Beach sand supply and transport at Kunduchi, Tanzania, […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science -Vol 11, No 1 (2012)

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as: New observations on the crustacean fauna of Europa Island, Mozambique Channel (Crustacea, Decapoda), AFLP assisted DNA-Barcoding […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science -Vol 10, No 1 (2011)

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as: Assessing Spatio-temporal Patterns of Groundwater Salinity in Small Coral Islands in the Western Indian Ocean, Economic […]
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Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science – Vol 9, No 2 (2010)

The Western Indian Ocean Journal of Marine Science (WIOJMS) provides an avenue for the wide dissemination of high quality research generated in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region. This journal issue covers an interesting array of articles such as: Phenology of Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Vierh. in a Disjunctly-zoned Mangrove Stand in Kenya, Diversity of the […]
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