PDF What is happening to our Lagoons? The example of Butuah Lagoon in Ghana

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Upload date 12 May 2016
Contributor Nehemiah Odjer-Bio
Geographical coverage Ghana, Western Region, Sekondi-Takoradi,
Keywords Water quality, lagoon ecosystem, Butuah Lagoon,
Release date 13/05/2016
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Lagoons are among the most important ecosystems in the world. To find out how activities around lagoons affect their physical and chemical properties, the researchers assessed the physicochemical properties and concentrations of seven heavy metals from samples of sediments, Tilapia fish and water of Butuah Lagoon in Ghana, as an example.