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Researcher: Botwe, PK (Mr Paul Botwe)

Fields of Research

Community ecology (excl. invasive species ecology)
Pollution and contamination
Ecosystem function
Environmental assessment and monitoring
Conservation and biodiversity

Research Objectives

Control of pests, diseases and exotic species in terrestrial environments
Assessment and management of freshwater ecosystems
Other environmental management
Terrestrial biodiversity
Assessment and management of Antarctic and Southern Ocean ecosystems

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Development of a bait system for the Pharaoh’s Ant, Monomorium Pharaonis L. (Hymenoptera: Formicidae); West Africa Journal of Applied Ecology
Effects of salinity and flow interactions on macroinvertebrate traits in temporary streams; Ecological Indicators
Susceptibility of Plutella xylostella (Lepidoptera: Plutellidae) to emamectin benzoate and lambda-cyhalothrin in the greater Accra region of Ghana; International Journal of Agricultural Science Research
Temporal patterns and environmental correlates of macroinvertebrate communities in temporary streams; PLoS ONE

Research Projects

Approaches to evaluating the biological structure of stream ecosystems; Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment (HWRE)

Research Candidate Supervision