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The Assess of Pools and Small Lakes as Wetland Sites in Zalingei Area, Darfur, Sudan
Journal of Biomaterials
Volume 3, Issue 1, June 2019, Pages: 28-32
Received: Apr. 17, 2019; Accepted: Jun. 26, 2019; Published: Jul. 13, 2019
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Abdallah Mohamed Abdallah Ahmed Korssi, Department of Wildlife, University of Zalingei, Zalingei City, Sudan
Dawi Musa Hamad, Department of Zoology, University of Khartoum, Khartoum City, Sudan
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The study was conducted at Zalingei area Central Darfur state-Sudan, to assess the technical aspect of wetlands (water in the area, its availability, depth) in Zalingei area, during the period from2013to2014. The methods used to data collected were included; metrictape (50m) and pole made by Jebel Marra Rural development project, and string (50m), coordinates of Each wetlands points were recorded using a GPS. The result showed that the Wetlands in Zalingei area, can take many forms as Wadis (Streams), water Pools (Permanent and temporary) and small lakes, Eight water pools and two lakes were established in the dry season, these pools are: Adam-gola, Fawzei, Hamidia, Saa4, Tarei, Zour, Rejl-aldafa, and Sarei-olmaly. The lakes as: Zour Lake, and Dudei Lake. The study was recommended that to further surveys of wetland should be made in Zalingei area and registrar in Wetland convention as Ramsar site and important bird’sarea.
Wetland, Birds Habitats, Zalingei, Wadi Azoom, Zalingei Pools and Lakes
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Abdallah Mohamed Abdallah Ahmed Korssi, Dawi Musa Hamad, The Assess of Pools and Small Lakes as Wetland Sites in Zalingei Area, Darfur, Sudan, Journal of Biomaterials. Vol. 3, No. 1, 2019, pp. 28-32. doi: 10.11648/j.jb.20190301.15
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