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Table 10 Comparison of the physico-chemical parameters and nutrients of Lake Ziway with other tropical lakes (mg L−1 for nutrients

From: Assessment of spatio-temporal variations of selected water quality parameters of Lake Ziway, Ethiopia using multivariate techniques

Lakes Temp(oc) DO P pH EC SRP TP NO3-N SiO2-Si SD References
Hawasa 23.5 5–7 8.66 846 0.015 0.034 0.025 37.6 0.85 [30]
Chamo 26.3 5–9 8.84 1910 0.118 0.182 0.033 1.0 0.18 [30]
Hayq 18.2 1–8.4 9 910 0.022 0.058 0.042 3.7 2.7 [46]
Tana 20–27 5.9–7 7.3–8.5 115–148 1.8   0.1–1   0.51–1.82 [58]
Abaya 8.9 623 0.04 40 [59]
Langano 9.4 1810 0.09 48 [59]
Bishoftu 9.2 1830 0.005 to 0.1 38 [59]
Abijata 10.2 15,800 0.05 128 [59]
Shala 9.9 19,200 0.76 112 [59]
Chitu 9.8 28,600 1.7 320 [59]
Ziway 23 5 8.1 404 0.06 0.311 0.21 40.7 0.2 Present study