Webber, Mona K.; Hoilett, Kisha
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Life Science
Can mangrove root communities indicate variations in water quality?
University of the West Indies, Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences, Mona. Newsletter
Date of Publication
A summary of a presentation made at the Biochemistry Wetlands Conference in Florida, June 1999. The author discusses various studies on water quality in Jamaican mangrove lagoons. They conclude that the factors that influence what colonises and eventually become established on the red mangrove root are too complex for the entire root community to be reliable indicators of eutrophication.....