Effects of Climate Change on Volta Lake Resources (VOLTRES)

Research project Africa is very likely to experience higher temperature increases than the rest of the earth during the 21st century. Extreme rainfall events are predicted to increase for West Africa. Climate change (CC) will influence the ecosystem in lakes by chan ... Project completion report: Average air temperature in the Volta Basin (VB) has increased by about 1.6°C in the historic period (1961 – 2005), with an average increment of about 0.35°C/decade. This is expected to further increase by about 1.4° ...
Period: 2015-05-1 to 2019-04-30 Countries: Ghana Lead institution: The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Ghana Partner institutions: Aarhus University (AU), Faculty of Science, Department of Bioscience, Denmark Project code: 13-P04-GHA Total grant: 4,979,069 DKK
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