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Publications School of Education Environment & Earth Sciences


YearAbstract/PaperJournalAuthor(s)
 2013  The oortunities and challenges for mitigating climate change through drought adaptive strategies: The case of Laikipia County, Kenya,   Academic Research International Part-II: Social Sciences and Humanities, 4(3), 453-465.  Huho, J.M.; Kosonei, R.C.
2013 The effects of farm pesticides on water bird numbers in Lake Naivasha, Kenya. Journal of Environmental Science and Water Resources, 2(7), 203 – 209. Kaoga, J.; Ouma, G.; Abuom, P.
2013 Factors determining land use development in the unplanned suburbs of Kisumu Municipality, Kenya. International Journal of Arts and Commerce, 1(1), 1-23. Kola, M.O.; Onyango, G.M.; Oindo, B.O. 
2013  Effects of land use types on the levels of microbial contamination based on total coliform and Escherischia coli counts on the Mara River, East Africa.  African Journal of Tropical Hydrobiology and Fisheries, 13: 5-11. Matano, A.S.;  Anyona, D.N.; Owuor, P.O.; Abuom, P.O.; Dida, G.O.; Kapiyo, R.; Ofulla, A.V. O.
2013 Spatial distribution and habitat characterization of schistosomiasis host snails in lake and land habitats of western Kenya. Lakes & Reservoirs: Research & Management, 18(2), 197-215. Ofulla, A.V.; Adoka, S.O.; Anyona, D.N.; Abuom, P.O.; Karanja, D.; Vulule, J.M.; Okurut, T.; Matano, A.-S.; Dida, G.O.; Jembe, T.; Gichuki, J.
Environemental Studies
2013 Effects of land use types on the levels of microbial contamination based on total coliform and Escherischia coli counts on the Mara River, East Africa.  African Journal of Tropical Hydrobiology and Fisheries, 13: 5-11. Matano, A.S.;  Anyona, D.N.; Owuor, P.O.; Abuom, P.O.; Dida, G.O.; Kapiyo, R.; Ofulla, A.V. O. 
2013 Status of the Sondu-Miriu River fish species diversity and fisheries: Sondu-Miriu Hydro-Power Project (SMH) operations. Journal of Ecology and the Natural Environment, 5(8), 181-188. Owiti, D.O.; Kapiyo, R.A.; Bosire, E.K.

2012 Climate Change and Agricultural Development In Africa: Solutions And Challenges To Persistent Famine. International Journal of Asian Social Science, 2(2), 153-168 (Asian Economic and Social Society). Ngaira, J.K.W.; Musiambo, M.

2011 Rain-fed agriculture and climate change: An analysis of the most appropriate planting dates in Central Division of Laikipia District, Kenya. International Journal of Current Research, 3(4), 172-182 Huho, J.M.

 2010 Accessibility of water services in Kisumu municipality, Kenya.  Journal of Geography and Regional Planning, 3(4), 114-125, (Academic Journals) Wagah, G.G.; Onyango, G.M.; Kibwage, J.K.
 
 2010 Drought severity and their impacts on rural livelihoods in Laikipia District, Kenya. Journal of Geography and Regional Planning, 3(3), 035-043 (Academic Journals) Huho, J.M.; Ngaira, J.K.W; Ogindo, H.O.
 
 2009 The role of urban parks and socio-economic development: Case study of Kisumu Kenya.  Theoretical and Empirical Researches in Urban Management, 31(12), 22-36. (Academy of Economic Studies, Bucharest, Romania)  Rabare, R.S.; Okech, R.; Onyango, G.M.
 2009 Climate change and pastoral economy in Kenya: A blinking future.   Acta Geologica Sinica, 83, 1017–1023 (John Wiley) Huho, J.M.; Ngaira, J.K.W.; Ogindo, H.O. 
 2009 Challenges of water resource management and food production in a changing climate in Kenya. Journal of Geography and Regional Planning, 2(4), 97-103 (Academic Journals) Ngaira, J.K.W.
2009  Environmental Impact of Gender Mainstreaming in Green Energy Options in Eastern Africa.  Eastern Africa Environmental Network, EAEN, 19, 71-82 (African Conservation Foundation)  Ngaira, J.K.W.
2009 The National biomass energy policy communication campaigns for community access to sustainable renewable energy in east Africa. Journal of Geology and Mining, 1(4 ), 105-110. (Academic Journals) Okaka, W.; Migunga, G.A.; Ngaira, J.K.W.; Mbego, J.
2009 Factors determining community participation in afforestation projects in River Nyando basin, Kenya. African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, 4(12), 853-859 (Academic Journals) Maraga, J.N.; Kibwage, J.K.; Oindo, B.O.
2009 Assessment of livelihood assets and fstrategies among tobacco and non tobacco growing households in south Nyanza region, Kenya. African Journal of Agricultural Research, 4(4), 294-304 (Academic Journals) Kibwage, J.K.; Odondo, A.J.; Momanyi, G.M.
2009 Psychosocial factors influencing promotion of male circumcision for HIV prevention in a non-circumcising community in rural western Kenya. The Qualitative Report, 14(4), 389-419 Nova Southeastern University. Obure, A.F.X.O.; Nyambedha, E.O.; Oindo, B.O.; Kodero, H.M.N
2008 Effects Of Floods On Crop Farming: A case study of Budalangi Division, Kenya.  International Journal for Disaster Management & Risk Reduction, 1(2), 32-41 (Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology)  Ang’awa, F.P.O; Huho, J.M
2008  Research Methods in Social and Behavioral Sciences. Lake Publishers and Enterprises Ltd. Kisumu. ISBN 9966-847-19-7.  Ngaira, J.K.; Walingo M.K
2008 Environmental Impact of Climate Change on Sustainable Livelihoods  Eastern Africa. Eastern Africa Environmental Network, EAEN, 18, 23-31 (African Conservation Foundation) Ngaira, J.K.W.
2008 Growth performance of bamboo in tobacco-growing regions in South Nyanza, Kenya.  African Journal of Agricultural Research, 3(10), 716-724 (Academic Journals) Kibwage, J.K.; Netondo, G.W.; Odondo, A.J.; Oindo, B.O.; Momanyi, G.M. Jinhe, F.
2008 Structure and performance of formal retail market for bamboo products in Kenya.  Scientific Research and Essay, 3(6), 229-239 Academic Journals) Kibwage, J.K.; Odondo, A.; Momanyi, G.M.
2008 Local institutions for sustaining wetland resources and community livelihoods in the Lake Victoria basin.  African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, 2(5), 97-106 (Academic Journals) Kibwage, J.K.; Onyango, P.O.; Bakamwesiga, H.
2008 Predicting mammal species richness from remotely sensed data at different spatial scales.   The Open Remote Sensing Journal, 1, 7-16 (Bentham Open). Oindo, O.
2008 Understanding the relationship between environmental energy availability and bad species richness in Kenya using remote sensing and ancillary data.  The Open Remote Sensing Journal, 1, 1-6 (Bentham Open). Oindo, O.
2007 Growth determinants of micro and small enterprises in the fishing industry in Bondo District, Kenya.  International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, 4, 397 – 406 (Inderscience Publishers)  Onyango, J.O.
2007 Gender Development and Challenges. An Interdisciplinary Approach.  Datamet Environmental Network, Kisumu ISBN – 9966 – 758-02-X.  Ngaira J.K.; Walingo M.K
2007 Climate Change and Water Challenges for Africa in the 21st Century.  Journal of Science, Technology, Education and Management (J-STEM), 1(1), 55-69. (Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology)  Ngaira, J.K
2007 Environment Gender and Forest utilization.   In Gender Development and Challenges (Ngaira, J.K. Walingo, M.K. Eds), Datamet Environmental Network, Kisumu ISBN 9966-758 –02 – X., Chapter 5,  Ngaira, J.K
2007  Gender and Water Challenges.   In Gender Development and Challenges. (Ngaira, J.K. Walingo, M.K. Eds), Datamet Environmental Network, ISBN 9966 –758 – 02 – X. Chapter 3.  Ngaira, J.K
2007 Impact of Climate Change on Agriculture in Africa By 2030.

 Scientific Research and Essays (SRE). 2(7), 238-243. (Academic Journals)  Ngaira, J.K
2007 Impact of Climate change on Food security in Eastern Africa in the 21st Century.   Eastern Africa Environmental Network EAEN, 17, 41-52 (African Conservation Foundation) Ngaira, J.K
2007 Motor vehicles: Are they emerging threats to Lake Victoria and its environment?

Water, Air, & Soil Pollution, 182, 43-56. (Springer Link) Awange, J.L.; Obera, B..
2007 The falling Lake Victoria water level: GRACE, TRIMM and CHAMP satellite analysis of the lake basin.  Water Res Manage., 89, 281-297 (Springer Link)  Awange, J.L.; Sharifi, A.; Ogonda, G.; Wickert, J.; Grafarend, E.W.; Omulo, M.A. 
2006 Environmental impact of agricultural production practices in the savannas of northern Nigeria.

Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment, 4 (2), 255 – 260 (WFL Publisher, Helsinki, Finland)  Chianu, J.N.; Tsujii, H.; Awange, J.
2006 Utilization of wetland ecosystems for sustainable livelihoods: The case of Osodo wetland in the Lake Victoria Basin.  Maseno Journal of Education, Arts and Sciences (MJEAS); 5(2), 100 – 111  Odaro, D.; Ngaira, J.K.; Kibwage, J.
2006  Small and medium size towns in Kenya. Three examples.  In Challenges in Urban Management and Millennium Development Goals, (Owuor, S.O., Eds). International French Institute for Research in Africa (IFRA). ISSN 1608-8082 September 2006 Ang’awa, F.P.O.
2006 Rainfall variability in marginally humid climates.  International Geographical Union, 52, 41-46. (International Geographical Union) Douguedroit, A.; Ngaira, J.K.; Oche, M.
 2006 Impact of Climate Variations on Agriculture in Semi arid Regions of Kenya. . In Power Play and Policy. An Interdisciplinary Discourse. (Kamenju, J.; Okoth, P.G. Eds), ISBN 9966 –9797 – 9 – 4. Security Research and Information Center (SRIC) Nairobi, Chapter 21, pp.437-447  Ngaira, J.K.
 2006 Water resource protection for sustainable livelihoods in the greater horn of Africa (GHA).  Eastern Africa Environmental Network, 16, 29 –40. (African Conservation Foundation)  Ngaira, J.K.
 2006 Utilization of wetland ecosystems for sustainable livelihoods: The case of Osodo wetland in the Lake Victoria Basin.  Maseno Journal of Education, Arts and Sciences (MJEAS); 5(2), 100 – 111. Odaro, D.; Ngaira, J.K.; Kibwage, J.
 2006 Growing up and sexual maturation among the Luo of Kenya: Removing barriers to quality education.   Phoenix Publishers, Nairobi ISBN 9966-47-300-9. Othuon, L.A.; McOnyango, O.; Ang’awa, F.; Ayieko, M.
 2005 Hydro meteorological Disasters and their Sectoral Impacts, Kenyan Experience.  Maseno Journal of Education, Arts and Sciences (MJEAS), Vol.5 No.1 pp 77-90. Ngaira, J.K.
2005 Implications of climate change on the management of Rift Valley lakes in Kenya, the case of Lake Baringo.

Journal of International Lake Environmental Commission (ILEC), II, 133 – 138. (Journal of International Lake Environmental Commission) Ngaira, J.K.
2005 Threats to indigenous Food Crops grown in the Semi – arid Lands of Kenya.  Eastern Africa Environmental Network. (EAEN), 15, 169 – 177. (African Conservation Foundation) Ngaira, J.K.
2005 The application of commutative algebra to geodesy: two examples. Journal of Geodesy, 79, 93-102. (Springer Link) Awange, J.L.; Grafarend, E.W.; Fukuda, Y.; Takemoto, S.
2004 Basic Facts in Contemporary Climatology.  Lake Publishers and Enterprises Ltd. Kisumu. ISBN 9966-847-94-4.

 Ngaira, J.K.

2004 Environmental degradation: causes and impacts of deforestation in Africa:  Association of Third World Studies (ATWS), 2, 81-94. (Association of Third World Studies (ATWS), Inc) Ngaira, J.K.
2004 Environmental impact of recent rainfall anomalies in the greater horn of Africa (GHA),  Association of Third World Studies (ATWS), 2, 52-57. (Association of Third World Studies (ATWS), Inc) Ngaira, J.K.