10th – 15th October 2022
South Africa

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Marine Pollution

THEME VI: Marine Pollution

  1. Johnson, J.L.; Peer, N.; Naidoo, S.; Rajkaran, A. –  Identifying faunal indicators of microplastic pollution in mangrove dominated estuaries in South Africa
  2. Ombongi, J. –  Microplastics pollution in the sediments of creeks and estuaries of Kenya, Western Indian Ocean
  3. Nchimbi, A.; Shilla, D.; Khan, F.; Kosore, C.; Shashoua, Y.; Joseph, D.; Oduor, N.  –  Microplastics in marine nearshore surface waters of Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar, East Africa
  4. Rambojun, S.; Ramloll, Y.; Mattan-Moorgawa, S.; Appadoo, C. –  An investigation of marine macro- and meso- litter occurrence in selected marine and coastal ecosystems in Mauritius Island
  5. Mbugani, J.; Shilla, D.; Joseph, D.; Machiwa, J.; Khan, F.; Kimaro, W. –  Histomorphological damage in the small intestine of Wami tilapia (Oreochromis urolepis) (Norman, 1922) exposed to microplastics remain long after depuration
  6. Mwagona, C.; Njue, K.; Trott, S.; Apondi, L.; Roberts, K.; Obura, D. –  A baseline Survey of Marine Macro-Litter at Selected Sites across the Lamu Archipelago
  7. Masalu, R.; Mpinda, C.; Kilulya, K. –  Levels of plastic plasticizers and linked metabolites in marine  sediment, water and their bioaccumulation in cockles (Anadara Antiquata) along the  coastline of Tanzania
  8. Kosore, C.; Ojwang, L.; Maghanga, J.; Kamau, J.; Shilla, D.; Everaert, G.; Khan, F.; Shashoua, Y. –  Microplastics in Kenya’s marine nearshore surface waters: current status
  9. Rakotovao, R.; Yvan, B.; Jean-Christophe, A.; Emmanuelle, R.; Ir̬ne, R.; V̩ronique, L.; Marc, T.; Thierry, B.; Guillaume, M.; Phillipe, J.; РPrevalence of plastic-associated culturable human pathogens and antibio-resistance in coral reef lagoons in Madagascar
  10. Ravelosaona, V.; Raheriniaina, C. –  Characterization of macro and meso marine litter in the Southwestern Region of Madagascar
  11. Razafiarison, Z.P.; Raharinaivo, L.R.; Eeckaut, I.; Todinanahary, G.; Fernand, G. –  Ingestion of microplastics by Holothuria scabra, Holothuria parva and Anadara natalensis
  12. Ranoelison, V.; Rakotovao, J. –  First study on microplastics abundances and morphological variabilities in the marine surface layer of Toliara, southwestern Madagascar
  13. Chiphatsi, M.; Okuku, E.; Kubasu, A.; Ahmed, H.; Otieno, K.; Kombo, M. –  A review of the carbon emissions of plastics through a Life Cycle Analysis
  14. Ogada, E. –  Impact of improper solid waste management(Plastic) to the Kenyan Coast and marine environment
  15. Raheriarilala, V.; Raharinaivo, L.; Ranivoarivelo, L.; Eeckhaut, I.; Todinanahary, G.; Rasolofonirina, R. –  Quantification of microplastics at the sea surface and sediment in Sarodrano, Toliara (Madagascar)
  16. Hendricks, N. –  Occurrence of microplastics in sediments in informal settlements in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: the aftermath of the floods
  17. Jovenary, F.; Kochzius, M. –  Marine litter at the Indian Ocean coast in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  18. Nassor, A.; Suleiman, M. –  The assesments of marine environmental litters and microplastics in Zanzibar beaches
  19. Otieno, K.; Mbuche, M.; Kombo, M. –  Marine litter pollution menace: A glimpse on Lamu Island, Kenya
  20. Chepkemboi, P.; Otieno, K.; Mbuche, M.; Kombo, M. – Marine litter pollution menace: A glimpse on Lamu Island, Kenya
  21. Mattan-Moorgawa, S.; Ramsurrun, L.; Joydawoo, P.; Appadoo, C. –  A comparative assessment of anthropogenic marine litter in rivers, beaches and mangroves in an oceanic island of the Western Indian Ocean
  22. Amoda, C.; Amoda, C.; Hagy, B.; Andre, E.; Inteca, G. –  Baseline survey of meso litter on Mangrove in Maputo Bay
  23. Mwangi, S.; Okuku, E.; Wayayi, V. –  Improving Mtwapa Creek water quality by use of Constructed Wetland Wastewater Treatment Technology in Shimo la Tewa, Kenya
  24. Kombo, M.; Chepkemboi, P.; Otieno, K.; Mbuche, M.; Nelson, A. –  Integrating Community-Based Solid Waste Management in Preserving Lamu’s Heritage
  25. Sabuni, R.; Kagya, D.; Mtelela, D. –  Geochemical evidence of oil seepage threatening coastal biodiversity in coastal Tanzania
  26. Oduor, N.; Munga, C.; Ong’anda, H.; Moosdorf, N. –  Status of anthropogenic nutrients (Nitrogen and Phosphorus) and harmful algal blooms along the coast of Kenya: A Review
  27. Mutia, G. –  Heavy metal concentration in seaweeds Laurencia papillosa and Chaetomorpha crassa in evaluation of their safety for use in aquaculture feeds in Kenya
  28. Tirvengadum, D. –  Oil spillage: Passive response using synthetic Sorbents for the restoration of Mangrove ecosystem in Mauritius
  29. Alfred, J.; Yahya, S. –  Assessment of heavy metals distribution in sediment and water, and their bioaccumulation in thumbprint emperor (Lethrinus harak) in the Msimbazi Bay, Dar es Salaam
  30. Macharia, M. –  Assessing the effects of pollutants on mangroves propagules along Kilifi Creek
  31. Ngati, F.; Mwachiro, E.; Owato, G. –  Estimation of heavy metal status and risks in Rabbitfish, (Siganus Sutor) from Old Ferry Landing site, Kilifi, Kenya
  32. Andrianantenaina, A. M. L.; Rakotovao, J. J. M.  –  Bacteriological and physico-chemical qualities of groundwater in Toliara town (south-west Madagascar)