Improving light attraction technologies for enhanced harvest of Mukene (silver fish) on Lake Victoria

Collaborators and roles

S/No Name Afiliation Role On Project
01 Dr. Rhoda Tumwebaze LVFO

Evaluation of floating and submersible light systems and technology evaluation and promotion, linkages with national and regional uptake pathways

02 Dr. Edward Rukunya Department of Fisheries Resources

Improved post-harvest handling of Mukene for increased human consumption and treatment of by-catch

03 Dr Kubiriza Godfrey

Department of Biological Sciences, MAK

Evaluation of appropriate light technologies and statistical analyses procedures

04 Mr. Keth Neville MD AAA

Private sector/Arrow Aquaculture Africa

Construction of rigs and partnership in fabrication of cost effective rigs and alternative light sources