Ongore
Collins
Collins Ongore
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• Environmental monitoring of Lake Victoria in areas of fisheries, water quality assessment and monitoring, nutrient dynamics, organic and heavy metal macrocontaminants and general aquatic environmental ecotoxicology
• Coordinating Satellite/ GIS based water hyacinth surveillance and Monitoring in Lake Victoria, Kenya
• Lake Victoria Regional hydroacoustics – environmental profiling
• EIA Review support for KMFRI as an EMCA -Lead Agency
• Registered by NEMA as an Environmental Impact Assessment/ Environmental Audit (EIA/EA) Lead Expert,
• Registersed member of Environmental Institute of Kenya (EIK),
• Member of Lake Victoria Regional Hydroacoustics Working group of the LVFO
• Member of Regional working group on Lake Victoria Fish Stock Assessment, LVFO
• M.Sc (Environmental Studies (Health) and
• BSc.(Fisheries),
• Registered by NEMA as an Environmental Impact Assessment/ Environmental Audit (EIA/EA)
• Lead Expert, Certificate Number 3073, Registersed member of Environmental Institute of Kenya (EIK).
• Coordinated the annual Pollution Monitoring on Fishing grounds of Lake Victoria Kenya, since 2013
• Coordinates the Water Hyacinth Surveillance and Monitoring in Lake Victoria, Kenya
• Co- submitted a proposal entitled Co-creating SMART solutions for food and nutrition security assurance in the Lake Victoria Basin (LVB) for research grant to the African Union Research Grants 2016
• Co-editor, KMFRI, The State of Kenya’s Fisheries and Aquatic Environment, 2016
• Rodrick Kundu, Christopher Mulanda Aura, Chrisphine Nyamweya, Simon Agembe, Lewis Sitoki, Henry B. O. Lung’ayia, Collins Ongore, Zachary Ogari, Kenneth Werimo (2016) Integrated approach in assessing pollutionn of Lake Victoria fishing grounds Kenya: What we need to know (Submitted to Lakes and Reservoirs, July 2016)
• Agembe S, Ojwang, W, Olilo, C, Omondi, R, Ongore, C and Aloo, P (2014). Soda Lakes of Rift Valley, Kenya. Encyclopedia of Wetlands: Wetlands of the World (Vol. 4) • Article ID: 331775 • Chapter ID: 150 (In Production)
• Okuku E.O., Ohowa B., Ongore C.O., Kiteresi L.I , Wanjeri V.O., Okumu S.P. and Ochola O. (2013). Screening of potential ecotoxiclogical risk of metal contamination in some Kenyan Estuaries. Research Journal of Physical and Applied Sciences 2013 Vol. 2(4), pp. 052 - 063, August 2013. http://www.wudpeckerresearchjournals.org/RJPAS/pdf/2013/August/Okuku%20et%20al.pdf
• Ongore C.O, Okuku E.O, Mwangi S.N, Kiteresi L.I., Wanjeri V.O, Okumu, S., and Kilonzi J. (2013). Characterization of the nutrients enrichment in the estuarine and related systems of the Kenya Coastline. Journal of Environmental Science and Water Resources Vol. 2(6), pp. 181 - 190, July 2013. http://wudpeckerresearchjournals.org/JESWR/Pdf/2013/July/Ongore%20et%20al.pdf
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collongore@gmail.com
collongore@gmail.com

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Kisumu
Collins Ongore
Limnology
Ecotoxicology

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