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  1. FISH POPULATIONS IN THE MIDDLE AND LOWER ORANGE RIVER, WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE EFFECTS OF STREAM REGULATION

    FISH POPULATIONS IN THE MIDDLE AND LOWER ORANGE RIVER, WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE EFFECTS OF STREAM REGULATION

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Limnological Society of Southern Africa
    The results of two surveys, in March 1982 and September 1983, on the distribution and status of freshwater fish in the highly regulated section of the Orange River, from the P.K. Le Roux Dam wall to the mouth of the...
  2. EFFECT OF CONSTANT TEMPERATURE ON POPULATION DYNAMICS OF <em>BULINUS TROPICUS</em> (KRAUSS) AND <em>LYMNAEA NATALENSIS</em> KRAUSS

    EFFECT OF CONSTANT TEMPERATURE ON POPULATION DYNAMICS OF <em>BULINUS TROPICUS</em> (KRAUSS) AND <em>LYMNAEA NATALENSIS</em> KRAUSS

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of the Limnological Society of Southern Africa
    Life-tables were compiled for cohorts of the two freshwater snail species Bulinus tropicus (Krauss) and Lymnaea natalensis Krauss at six different constant temperatures from 17 to 32 °C under identical conditions of crowding, feeding and chemical composition of the water...
  3. Response to elevated CO<sub>2</sub> from a natural spring in a C<sub>4</sub>-dominated grassland depends on seasonal phenology

    Response to elevated CO<sub>2</sub> from a natural spring in a C<sub>4</sub>-dominated grassland depends on seasonal phenology

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Range & Forage Science
    A South African C4-dominated grassland was exposed to twice-ambient atmospheric CO2 concentration using gas emitted by a natural CO2 spring and distributed over a 7m x 7m plot. A similar control plot was established 20m away at near-ambient CO2 concentrations...
  4. The Role of Identity in Self-Regulation: When Do Students Cope and When Do They Commit?

    The Role of Identity in Self-Regulation: When Do Students Cope and When Do They Commit?

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this study was to explore commitment in postgraduate students in relation to self-regulation. An exploratory case study design was employed. Three participants completed unstructured interviews about commitment, the Structured Interview for the Five-Factor Model of Personality (SIFFM)...
  5. Perceived Challenges in the Self-Management of Essential Hypertension in South African Settings

    Perceived Challenges in the Self-Management of Essential Hypertension in South African Settings

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study investigated the subjective experiences of Essential Hypertension (EH) in a sample of urban white Afrikaans-speaking (n=25) and black Sotho-speaking (n=25) patients. Measures of self-management were obtained and their subjective experience of EH and its self-management was explored during...
  6. Psychometric Properties of the Short Self-Regulation Questionnaire (SSRQ) in a South African Context

    Psychometric Properties of the Short Self-Regulation Questionnaire (SSRQ) in a South African Context

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    Self-regulation (SR), an important construct within the psychological well-being context, involves the ability to monitor behaviour, to contrast it with reference values and to introduce adjustments where necessary. A lack of validated measures of SR in the South African context...
  7. Gender Effects on Self-Regulation Among University Students

    Gender Effects on Self-Regulation Among University Students

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The aim of this study was to explore the relation between self-regulation, psychopathology and gender amongst a group of South African university students (N=384). Self-regulation was measured with the Shortened Self-Regulation Questionnaire (SSRQ: Carey, Neal, & Collins, 2004), and psychopathology...
  8. Beacons in the limnological landscape

    Beacons in the limnological landscape

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Aquatic Science
    An overview is given of a number of major developments in the limnology of South Africa, Zimbabwe and Namibia. None was possible without the involvement of enthusiastic investigators who, over some 70 years, stimulated the growth of freshwater research in...
  9. Population dynamics of southern elephant seals: a synthesis of three decades of demographic research at Marion Island

    Population dynamics of southern elephant seals: a synthesis of three decades of demographic research at Marion Island

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: African Journal of Marine Science
    Southern elephant seal Mirounga leonina numbers declined precipitously throughout most of their circumpolar distribution since the 1950s. A long-term intensive demographic programme was initiated in 1983 on the relatively small population of southern elephant seals at sub-Antarctic Marion Island in...
  10. Mobile Money for Financial Inclusion: Policy and Regulatory Perspective in Zimbabwe

    Mobile Money for Financial Inclusion: Policy and Regulatory Perspective in Zimbabwe

    The introduction of mobile telephony and innovative technology in financial services is forcing regulators to re-evaluate their rules for financial service provision. Zimbabwe also adopted mobile financial service, and has realised rapid growth in mobile financial services. Inevitably, it has...