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Book Chapter
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Author, Analytic
Webber, Mona K.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Life Sciences
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Mangrove lagoons, zooplankton, anthropogenic stress
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Science, Technology and Innovation: UWI Mona Leading the Nation
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Mona, Jamaica
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University of the West Indies, Mona
Date of Publication
2004
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1-5
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Abstract
The author summarises research which identifies the function of mangroves occurring in costal systems in Jamaica. The water quality in mangals (mangrove dominated areas) is inferred as a means of reversing or reducing degradation in them. The use of anthropogenic stress in mangrove lagoons by using indicators such as zooplankton species provide a basis for the investigations done and reported.....
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