1st – 6th July 2019

Pollution: source, fate and social and environmental impacts

  1. Bodin, N.; M. Antha; L. Blamey; A. Medieu; R. Govinden. Mercury in tuna and bycatch assemblage associated with drifting fish aggregating devices (FADs) in the western Indian Ocean.
  2. Bodin, N.; M. Sabino; N. Graham; T. Hempson; J. Robinson; P. Bustamante; C. Churlaud. Ecosystem regime shifts affect the bioaccumulation of essential and non-essential hazardous metals in coral reef-associated mesopredatory fish.
  3. Bodin, N.; S. Hollanda; R. Albert; N. Pillay; C. Churlaud; E. Romanov; W. West; P. Bustamante. Regional patterns in mercury and selenium concentrations of swordfish in the Indian Ocean.
  4. Boodraj, P.; D. Glassom. Microplastic Ingestion in Healthy and Bleached Corals Anomastrea Irregularis and Pocillopora Verrucosa.
  5. Fréchon, L. ; A. Guerbet ; J-P Quod. Land base pollutions, consequences & recovery processes of a fringing reef (St Leu, Reunion Island) using Reef Check methods.
  6. Gopeechund, A.; R. Bhagooli; V. Neergheen-Bhujun; T. Bahorun. Habitat-dependent differential phenolic contents and antioxidant activities in seaweeds, seagrasses and sea urchins.
  7. Hassan, A.; M. Sandvik; A. Solhaug; J. Lyche; F. Msuya; M. Kyewalyanga; A. Mmochi; S. Hurem. Isolation of Rotenoids in Utupa (Tefrosia vogelii) from Zanzibar and their Toxicity in Zebra Fish (Danio rerio).
  8. Hoguane, A.; A. Nataniel; T. Gammesrød; E. Falck; I. Antonio. Nutrient fluxes in the Bons Sinais Estuary (Mozambique) –sources and sinks.
  9. Kachungwa, J.; F. Nyaki; H. Pratap. Acetylcholinesterase Activity and Oxidative Stress Biomarkers in Austruca occidentalis from Mangroves of the Coast of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
  10. Kimirei, I.; B. Lugendo; M. Semba; S. Chen. Nitrogen stable isotope analysis of crabs, gastropods and mangrove leaves indicates increasing nutrients pollution in coastal waters of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
  11. Kosore, C.; L. Ojwang; J. Maghanga; J. Kamau. Heavy Metal Contamination, fractionation and mobility in marine sediments of Kilindini-Port Reitz Habour, Kenya.
  12. Mabwa, R.; M. Osore; D. Obura; J. Kilonzi; D. Odongo; M. Zamu; M. Gudka. Biological baseline survey of marine invasive species in the Lamu archipelago – Kenya.
  13. Majagi, R.; M. Gullström; M. Mtolera; M. Björk. Tide affects emissions of methane and nitrous oxide and sulphide levels in tropical seagrass sediments and the extent is modulated by time of a day, water level, temperature, organic matter content and below-ground biomass.
  14. Mangadze, T. Characterising macroinvertebrate community structures in an urban stressed river in Eastern Cape province, South Africa.
  15. Mang’ena, J.; L. Kaaya. Assessment of microplastics along the Dar es Salaam shore.
  16. Matata, J.; S. Mohammed; S. Yahya. Determination of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) Contamination on Surface Water, Sediment and Fish along Dar es Salaam Nearshore Areas, Tanzania.
  17. Mayoma, B.; F. Khan; S. Hemed; M. Shimba. Filter feeder cockles Anadara anticuata as ecological indicators of microplastic pollution in the eastern coast of Tanzania.
  18. Mirobo, F.; C. Obrien; N. Jiddawi; B. Tarimo. Impacts of plastic in the stone town harbor area, Zanzibar.
  19. Mofokeng Refilwe. Student: The rate of heavy metal accumulation in micropellets:Durban Harbour
  20. Moodley, G.; G. Gerber; D. Robertson-Andersson. Microplastics, Mussels and Monitoring: a case for the brown mussel (Perna perna) in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
  21. Mulupi, L. Assessment of abundance and characteristics of micro-plastics on beaches in Kilifi Creek, Kenya.
  22. Mwalugha, C.; E. Okuku; L. Imbayi; G. Owato; P. Okumu. Temporal variation of phytoplankton in a human-impacted peri-urban creek: Case study of Makupa Creek, Mombasa Kenya.
  23. Nomenjanahary, V.; J-M Rakotovao. Evaluation of the measures taken to prevent the risk of collective intoxication by the consummation of marine organism, in Toliara-Madagascar.
  24. Nyamora, J.; K. Nyakeya; J. Njiru; A. Getabu; R. Omondi. A review of heavy metal pollution in the Western Indian Ocean (WIO) region.
  25. Nzama, S.; L. Vivier. Benthic community response to Fin-Fish Farming impact in Richards Bay Harbour.
  26. Omarjee, A.; B. Newman. Use of an index to detect water quality problem areas in South African ports.
  27. Owato, G.; E. Okuku; V. Wanjeri; L. Kiteresi. Determining sediment accumulation rates and geochronologies using 210pb dating method, an axiom of Malindi–Ungwana Bay fisheries decline.
  28. Rakotojaonasy, E.; J. Bemiasa; Z. Florence; A. Soambola. Study of chlorophyll-a concentration evolution from satellite images for ICAM monitoring: the case of Antsiranana Bay (North-East of Madagascar).
  29. Toocaram, A.; S. Mattan-Mooorgawa. An assessment of tropical marine molluscs as potential bioindicators of heavy metal levels in Mauritius.
  30. Tsiaranto, F. Diversity of cyanobacteria from Lake Andraikiba Antsirabe (Vakinankaratra, Madagascar). First public health risk analysis.
  31. Velayudan, A.; B. Newman. Assessment of sediment contamination in the Port of Durban using fertilisation toxicity tests with sea urchin gametes.
  32. Waichoka, J.; T. Leshan; J. Kamau. Effects of Untreated Sewage on the Water Quality of Tudor Creek, Mombasa Kenya.
  33. Sangeeta Mahableshwar Naik; Arga Chandrashekar Anil. Survival in the dark: strategies adopted by Tetraselmis indica (Chlorodendrophyceae, Chlorophyta).