Aquatic Plant Management in Ghana
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|Keywords||Invasive aquatic plants, management, infestation, lakes,|
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The invasion of rivers, dams and lakes throughout Africa by introduced aquatic vegetation This represents one of the largest threats to the socio-economic development of the continent. The rapid growth of the weed infestations has been both spectacular and frightening due to their negative effect on water and its resources.
Source: Kweku Amoako Atta deGraft-Johnson & Felix Jerry Akpabey, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and Water Research Institute, Accra, Ghana.