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    • A biochemical laboratory manual for species characterization of some tilapiine fishes 

      Falk, T.M.; Abban, E.K.; Oberst, S.; Villwock, W.; Pullin, R.S.V.; Renwrantz, L. (1996)
      Type: Brief
      This publication is both a manual for the biochemical analysis of several tissues of tilapias and an empirical demonstration of the methods for several species. Given the great and growing importance of tilapia in aquaculture ...
    • A simple and inexpensive fish tagging method 

      Ofori, J.K.; Attipoe, F.Y.; Abban, E.K. (1999)
      Type: Journal Article
      In many developing countries, availability of suitable tags for use in genetics and aquaculture research has been a problem as they are often expensive and have to be imported from other countries. A simple and inexpensive ...
    • Biodiversity and sustainable use of fish in the coastal zone: proceedings of an international workshop 

      Abban, E.K.; Casal, C.M.V.; Falk, T.M.; Pullin, R.S.V. (eds.) (2000)
      Type: Conference Proceedings
      A compilation of paper presented in the workshop entitled Biodiversity and Sustainable Use of Fish in the Coastal Zone. The workshop was convened in May 1999 at WRI, to give the project team, invited expert and participants ...
    • Biodiversity, management and utilization of West African fishes 

      Abban, E.K.; Casal, C.M.V.; Dugan, P.; Falk, T.M. (eds.) (2004)
      Type: Book
      Since 1997, the WorldFish Center (formerly known as ICLARM) currently headquartered in Malaysia, the CSIR-Water Research Institut (WRI) at Accra in Ghana, and the Univerity of Hamburg’s Institut und Zoologisches Museum in ...
    • Characterization of Ghanaian tilapia genetic resources for use in fisheries and aquaculture 

      Pullin, R.S.V.; Casal, C.M.V.; Abban, E.K.; Falk, T.M. (eds.) (1997)
      Type: Conference Proceedings
      Summary proceedings of a four-day workshop held on 4-7 June 1996, Accra, Ghana. Includes presentations, discussions and recommendations on developing techniques for characterizing tilapia genetic resources and utilizing ...
    • Engaging local communities in aquatic resources research and activities: a technical manual 

      Béné, C.; Abban, E.K.; van Zwieten, P.; Dankwa, H.R.; Brummett, R.; Ofori, J.K.; Obirih-Opareh, N.; Kolding, J. (2009)
      Type: Manual
      This document is part of a series of 5 technical manuals produced by the Challenge Program Project CP34 “Improved fisheries productivity and management in tropical reservoirs”. The objective of this technical manual is to ...
    • Fisheries potential of village dams in northern Ghana 

      Abban, E.K.; Ofori-Danson, P.K.; Biney, C.A. (1995)
      Type: Journal Article
      Results of a twelve-month assessment of the fisheries and aquaculture potential of small waterbodies (SWBs) in the West Gonja District of Northern Ghana are presented. The primary objectives of the project were to established ...
    • Producing tilapia in small cage in West Africa 

      Ofori, J.K.; Dankwa, H.R.; Brummett, R.; Abban, E.K. (2009)
      Type: Manual
      This document is part of a series of 5 technical manuals produced by the Challenge Program Project CP34 “Improved fisheries productivity and management in tropical reservoirs”. The Water Research Institute (WRI) in Akosombo, ...
    • Production parameters and economics of small-scale tilapia cage aquaculture in the Volta Lake, Ghana 

      Ofori, J.K.; Abban, E.K.; Karikari, A.Y.; Brummett, R.E. (2010)
      Type: Journal Article
      To calculate the potential for cage aquaculture to create economic opportunities for small-scale investors on the Volta Lake, Ghana, a local NGO with technical support from the Government of Ghana ran two trials (one of ...