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Estuaries of South Africa

by Brian Allanson

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ecosystem management,
  • Estuarine ecology

  • About the Edition

    A broad-ranging review of the current status of South Africa"s estuarine research and management.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesCambridge books online.
    StatementEdited by Brian Allanson, Dan Baird
    ContributionsCambridge University Press
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource]. /
    Pagination1 online resource (356 p.)
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27037290M
    ISBN 100511525494
    ISBN 109780511525490
    OCLC/WorldCa668200879

    Available now at - ISBN: - Hardcover - Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, - - Octavo, laminated boards, pp.,colour photographs, other illustrations. A review of the current status of the country's estuarine research and management. Information is provided on a wide range of topics, including geological, physical and chemical processes, diversity. Estuaries of South Africa by EDITED BY BRIAN ALLANSON, DAN BAIRD and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    Location and description. These mangroves grow in the mouths of rivers on the Indian Ocean coast of South Africa, where the sea is warmed by the Mozambique Current, in many cases they are further sheltered from the ocean by largest areas are in the estuaries of the Mhlathuze and St Lucia Rivers and mangroves can be found as far south as the Nahoon River, the most southerly.   The ichthyofauna of the Sundays Estuary was investigated by monthly seine netting over a period of a year. Forty-seven species were captured though 23 of these were represented by a total catch of less than 25 specimens each. The small clupeidGilchristella aestuarius was numerically dominant and constituted 80%, of the catch. The study confirms that in addition to this species, two Cited by:

    Coasts and Estuaries: The Future provides valuable information on how we can protect and maintain natural ecological structures while also allowing estuaries to deliver services that produce societal goods and benefits. These issues are addressed through chapters detailing case studies from estuaries and coastal waters worldwide, presenting a full range of natural variability and human pressures. The St Lucia South Africa Estuary is an incredible place of wonder home to more than Hippo’s that lounge about on the banks of the estuary and the estimated Nile crocodiles not to mention the abundance of birdlife. It is no wonder that the area was proclaimed as a world heritage in by Unesco and is the first world heritage site.


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Estuaries of South Africa presents an authoritative and comprehensive review of the current status of that country's estuarine research and management.

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Previous ArticleAuthor: William Froneman. Renzo Perissinotto is Professor of Marine Biology and Academic Leader in the School of Life Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa.

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