Possible factors limiting the growth of an aquatic weed, Hydrilla verticillata (L.F.) Royle undertropical conditions

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1983
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Kigomo,B.N.
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The aim of this study was to help understand the possible factors limiting the growth of an aquatic weed Hydrilla verticillata in the littoral waters of Lake Victoria. The study was confined to investigation of inorganic' carbon as source of nutrient and a possible biocontrol of the weed by fresh water snails, Lymnea natalensis and Bulinus spp found in the lake. A series of experiments were conducted for the purpose of evaluating these factors.
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Journal Of Science And Technology, 4, p. 3-16