Collins Ongore

Collins Ongore
KMFRI Kisumu
Freshwater systems
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

M.Sc (Environmental Studies (Health) and 
Registered by NEMA as an Environmental Impact Assessment/ Environmental Audit (EIA/EA) 
Lead Expert, Certificate Number 3073, Registered member of Environmental Institute of Kenya (EIK)

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.

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.