Ecological assessment of Cheffa Wetland in the Borkena Valley, northeast Ethiopia: Macroinvertebrate and bird communities

  • Melaku Getachew, Argaw Ambelu, Seid Tiku, Worku Legesse, Aynalem Adugna, Helmut Kloos
  • Ecological Indicators, April 2012, Elsevier
  • DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2011.09.011

Ecological status of a big wetland

What is it about?

It assessed the bird and macroinvertebrates composition along with the water quality gradient.

Why is it important?

It is important to enhance ecosystem services while conserving natural resources.


Prof. Argaw Ambelu
Jimma University

We got a lot of lesson how over exploitation of certain ecosystems could be depleted and the negative impact affects the beneficiaries.

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