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A population study of small rodents in a dry sub-humid grassland in Kenya
(Cambridge University Press, 1985-08)
Estimates were made of rodent longevity, population biomass and production in a dry sub-humid grassland area in Kenya, The results were based on a live-trapping study made over a 27-month period. During this time fourteen ...
Nutrient-phytoplankton relationships in a tropical meromictic soda lake
(Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1988)
Seasonal variation through one year in total nitrogen (TN), total phosphorus (TP), phytoplankton biomass, phytoplankton species composition and other environmental factors were examined in Lake Sonachi, a tropical meromictic ...
Status and In-Service Training Needs of the 2000- 2009 Tailoring and Dressmaking Graduates of Outreach Skills Training Centre at Kenyatta University
Service to humanity is one of the major core values and an important component of Kenyatta University's mission statement. To accomplish this mission, the university initiated the Directorate of Community Outreach and ...
Mima mound microtopography and vegetation pattern in Kenyan savannas
(Cambridge University Press, 1985-02)
Earth mounds are important determinants of vegetation pattern in savannas, acting as foci for establishment of woody plants. In the Kenya highlands, mounds formerly attributed to termites have recently been found to be ...
Factors that influence yield in close-spaced coffee. 2. Yield components
Yield components (number of nodes, fruits per node, and fruits per primary branch) were compared in five densities with and without irrigation; using / Coffea arabica / var. SL-28. Measurements were taken at 3 levels of ...
Studies of birds in a semi-arid area of Kenya. III The use of ‘Timed Species-counts’ for studying regional avifaunas
(Cambridge University Press, 1986-08)
‘Times Species-counts’ are a simple method of comparing the avifaunas of extensive areas by sampling representative habitats. The method has been evaluated in south central Kenya but could be applied to most terrestrial ...