Further Reading

Bootsma HA and Hecky RE (2003) A comparative introduction to the biology and limnology of the Great Lakes. Journal of Great Lakes Research 29(Suppl. 2): 3-18.

Cohen AS, Soreghan MJ, and Scholz CA (1993) Estimating the age of ancient lakes: An example from Lake Tanganyika, East African Rift system. Geology 21: 511-514.

FAO (1990) Source Book for Inland Fishery Resources of Africa (3 Vols.) Committee for Inland Fisheries of Africa Technical Papers.

FAO (1994) Status of Fish Stocks and Fisheries of Thirteen Medium sized African Reservoirs by M. Van der Knaap. Committee for Inland Fisheries of Africa Technical Paper 26. Rome: FAO.

Habernyan KA and Hecky RE (1987) The late Pleistocene Holo-cene stratigraphy and paleolimonology of Lakes Kivu and Tanganyika. Palaeogography, Palaeoclimatology and Palaeoecology 61: 169-197.

Johnson TC (1996) Sedimentary processes and signals of past climatic change in the large lakes of the East African Rift Valley. In: Johnson TC and Odada EO (eds.) Limnology, Climatology and Paleoclimatology of the East African Lakes, pp. 367-412. Amsterdam: Gordon and Breach.

Karenge LP and Kolding J (1994) On the relationship between hydrology and fisheries in the Lake Kariba, Central Africa. Fisheries Research 22: 205-226.

Kodings Ad (1998) Tanganyika Cichlids in their Natural Habitat. USA: Cichlid Press.

Leveque C (1997) Biodiversity Dynamics and Conservation: The Freshwater Fish of Tropical Africa. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Livingstone DA and Melack JM (1984) Some lakes of sub-Saharan Africa. In: Taub FB (ed.) Ecosystems of the World 23: Lakes and Reservoirs. Oxford, UK: Elsevier Science.

Ogutu-Ohwayo R (1990a) The decline of the native fishes of lakes Victoria and Kyoga (East Africa) and the impact of introduced species, especially the Nile perch, Lates niloticus, and Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus. Environmental Fish Biology of Fishes 27: 81-96.

Ogutu-Owhayo R (1990b) The reduction in fish species diversity in lakes Victoria and Kyoga (East Africa) following human exploitation and introduction of non-native fishes. Journal of Fish Biology 37: 207-208.

Owen RB, Crossley R, Johnson TC, et al. (1990) Major low levels of Lake Malawi and their implications for speciation rates in cichlid fishes. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B 240: 519-553.

Rosendahl BR (1987) Architecture of continental rifts with special reference to East Africa. Annual Review of Earth Planet Science 15: 445-504.

Tiercelin J-J and Mondeguer A (1991) The geology of the Tanganyika trough. In: Coulter GW (ed.) Lake Tanganyika and its Life, pp. 7-48. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Welcomme RL (2001) Inland Fisheries: Ecology and Management. Oxford, UK: Fishing News Books Limited.

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