Open Journal of Environmental Biology

    Reviewer Board

    Lan Wensheng
    Doctor
    Animal & Plant Inspection and Quarantine Technical Center
    PR China
    OJEB
    Research Interest: Aquatic Animal Diseases (virus, bacteria, fungi), Environmental Microbiology, Environmental Ecotoxicology, Microbial Ecology.
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    Larry D Claxton
    Retired from USEPA
    USEPA
    OJEB
    Research Interest: Mutagenicity, Environmental Complex Mixtures.
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    Mercedes Garc�a-Sanchez
    Czech University of Life Sciences
    Czech Republic
    OJEB
    Research Interest: Soil Biochemical and Functional Ecology, Agricultural soils, Organic and Inorganic Amendments and soil, Pollutants (metals or PAHs).
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    Isaac Joshua Ramesh Lalvani J
    Assistant Professor
    Anna University
    India
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    Research Interest:  Automobile Engineering, Internal Combustion Engines, Alternate fuels.
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    Omar AMAHMID
    Prof.
    Life and Earth Sciences - Biology
    Regional Centre of Careers in Education and Training, CRMEF-Marrakech, Marrakesh.
    Morocco
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    Associate  Professor  and Researcher in Biology  at  the Regional  Centre  for  Careers in Education  and Training (CRMEF ), Department  of  Life  and  Earth  Sciences –Biology, Marrakesh, Morocco.

    Research Interest: Epidemiology, Parasitic diseases, Environmental health, Wastewater treatment and reuse, Environmental Education, attitudes and behaviours.

    Grants: NA

    RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

    Amahmid, O., Asmama, S. & Bouhoum, K. (2018). Occurrence and fate of
    pathogenic parasites in an overland flow and percolation wastewater treatment
    system under arid climate. Int. J. Environ. Sci. Technol. (2018).
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s13762-018-1964-8

    Omar Amahmid, Youssef El Guamri, Mohamed Yazidi, Bouchra Razoki, Khadija
    Kaid Rassou, Youness Rakibi, Ghizlane Knini & Touria El Ouardi (2018) Water
    education in school curricula: impact on children knowledge, attitudes and
    behaviours towards water use, International Research in Geographical and
    Environmental Education, DOI: 10.1080/10382046.2018.1513446

    El Guamri Y. · Amahmid O., · Zenjari K.,· Bouhout S., Ait Mouh M., ·Ait Melloul A.,·
    Boraam F., Benfaida H., Bouhoum Kh., Belghyti D. (2018). Imported Malaria in the
    Region of Marrakech-Safi, Morocco, between 1996 and 2016. [Le paludisme importé
    dans la région de Marrakech-Safi, Maroc, entre 1996 et 2016]. Bull. Soc. Pathol. Exot.
    Vol 111/2, pp-104-108. doi:10.3166/bspe-2018-0014

    Darif H, El Guamri Y2, Amahmid O, Razoki B, El Madhi Y, Barkia H, El Halouani H,
    El Kharrim, Belghyti D (2018) The Benthic Fauna and Water Physicochemical
    Characteristics in the Estuarine Ecosystem of the Mouth of Moulouya River
    (Morocco). J Ecol & Nat Resources; 2(1): 116.

    Amahmid O., Asmama S. & Bouhoum K. (2017). Fate of pathogenic parasite in
    sewage sludge and environmental components. International Journal of Innovation
    and Applied Studies; 21(3): 410-417.

    Hafiani K, El Guamri Y, Bazoui H, Amahmid O, Madhi YL, Hafid M, Marhabene S, El
    Kharrim K, Belghyti D (2017) Epidemiological, Clinical and Ethnic Aspects of Sicklecell
    Anemia in Pediatric Outpatient Children at the El Idrissi Hospital (Kenitra,
    Morocco). J Precision Med Public Health 1: 006.

    Hafiani Kh., Bazoui H., El Madhi Y., My M. Hafid, El Guamri Y., Amahmid O,
    Marhabene S., El Kharrim Kh., Belghyti D. (2017). Major sickle cell syndromes in
    children in Kenitra, Morocco. Asian Pac J Trop Dis; 7(11): 688-690

    wastewatrer reuse: Transmission of geohelminthic infections (Marrakech, Morocco
    International Journal of Environmental Health, Vol. 15, 127-133.

    Fars S., Oufdou K., Nejmeddine A., Hassani L., Ait Melloul A., Bousselhaj K.,
    Amahmid O., Bouhoum K., Lakmichi H. & Mezrioui N. (2005). Antibiotic resistance
    and survival of faecal coliforms in activated sludge system in a semi-arid region (Beni
    Mellal, Morocco). World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology. 21: 493-500.

    Amahmid O., Asmama S. & Bouhoum K. (2002). Urban wastewater treatment in stabilization ponds : occurrence and removal of pathogens. Urban Water, 4, 255-262.

    Bouhoum K., Amahmid O & Asmama S. (2000). Occurrence and removal of
    protozoan cysts and helminth eggs in waste stabilization ponds in Marrakech. Water
    Science and Technology, Vol 42 Nos 10-11, pp 159-164.

    Bouhoum K. & Amahmid O. (2000). Health effect of wastewater reuse in agriculture.
    In Water Sanitation & Health, Edited by L. Chorus, U. Ringelband, G. Schlag and
    Schmoll. WHO Water Series n°105, IAW publishing, 241-247.

    Amahmid O. & Bouhoum K. (2000). Health effect of urban waste water reuse in a
    peri-urban area in Morocco. Journal of Environmental Management and Health,
    Vol.11, N°3, 263-269.

    Amahmid O., Asmama S. & Bouhoum K. (1999). The effect of wastewater reuse in
    irrigation on the contamination level of food crops by Giardia cysts and Ascaris eggs.
    International Journal of Food Microbiology, 49, 19-26.

    Mandi L., Abissy M., Bouhoum K., Asmama S. & Amahmid O. 1998 : Use of
    wastewater treated by Typha latifolia beds for Rye grass irrigation. Agricoltura
    Mediterranea, Vol. 128, Issue1.

    Bouhoum K., Amahmid O, Habbari K. & Schwartzbrod J. (1997). Devenir des oeufs
    d'helminthes et des kystes de protozoaires dans un canal ouvert alimenté par les eaux
    usées de Marrakech. Rev. Sci. Eau, 10 (2), 217-232.

    Bouhoum K., Amahmid O & Asmama S. (2002). Waste water reuse for agricultural
    purposes: effects on population and irrigated crops. Proceeding of 5th Inter-Regional
    Conference on Environment and Water (Envirowater 2002): Sustainable Water
    Resources Management: Health and Productivity in Hot Climates. A. H. Maiga, L. S.
    Pereira and A. Musy eds, 463-468. 5th-8th November, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.

    Bouhoum K., Amahmid O. (2002). Municipal wastewater reuse for irrigation:
    Productivity and contamination level of irrigated crops by pathogens. Proceeding of
    International Symposium on Environmental Pollution Control and Waste
    Management (EPCOWM’2002), 7th – 10th January 2002 , Tunis, Tunisia 582-587.

    Amahmid O., Asmama S. & Bouhoum K. (2001). Pathogens in canal water and
    sediments and quality of irrigated crops. 9th International Conference on the
    Conservation and Management of Lakes, Conference Proceeding, Session 3-2, 292-
    295, Biwaco, Japan.

    Amahmid O. & Bouhoum K. (2000). Recycling wastewater for agriculture production
    in Morocco: Productivity and hygienic quality off irrigated crops. 10th Stockholm
    Water Symposium, 14- 17 August 2000, Sweden.

    Amahmid O. & Bouhoum K. (1999). Health effect of urban waste water reuse in a
    peri-urban area in Morocco. 9th Stockholm Water Symposium, 9-13 August1999, Sweden.

    Amahmid O., Asmama S. & Bouhoum K. (1999). The effect of wastewater reuse in
    irrigation on the contamination level of irrigated crops by parasite cysts and eggs. 4th
    International Specialist Conference, Waste Stabilisation Ponds: Technology and
    Environment, 20th - 23rd April, 1999, Marrakech, Morocco.

    Bouhoum K., Amahmid O. & Asmama S. (1999). Occurrence and removal of
    protozoan cysts and helminth eggs in waste stabilisation ponds in Marrakech. 4th
    International Specialist Conference, Waste Stabilisation Ponds : Technology and
    Environment, 20th - 23rd April, 1999, Marrakech, Morocco.

    Bouhoum K. & Amahmid O. (1998). Health effect of wastewater reuse in agriculture.
    WHO Conférence on "WATER, SANITATION, AND HEALTH : Resolving conflicts
    between drinking water demands and pressures from society's wastes. 24-28
    November, Bad Elster, Germany.

    Asmama S., Amahmid O. & Bouhoum K. (1996) Contamination parasitologique des
    cultures irriguées par les eaux usées. Journées d'études : "L'eau dans le Souss" Faculté
    des Sciences d'Agadir, du 9 au 11 Mai, Maroc.

    Amahmid O., Asmama S. & Bouhoum K. (1996). Impact du traitement des eaux usées
    par un système de sur-irrigation drainage sur les kystes de protozoaires intestinaux et
    les oeufs d'helminthes parasites (Marrakech). Journées d'Etudes : "L'eau dans le
    Souss". Faculté des Sciences d'Agadir, du 9 au 11 Mai, Maroc.

    Amahmid O., Asmama S. & Bouhoum K. (1996). Elimination des kystes de
    protozoaires et des oeufs d'helminthes par un système de ruissellement contrôle dans
    une roselière (Marrakech). Première Rencontre Nationale des Etudiants Chercheurs
    en Biologie, 17-19, Décembre, Marrakech, Maroc.

    Asmama S., Amahmid O. & Bouhoum K. (1996). Impact de la réutilisation des aux
    usées sur la qualité d'une culture de radis. Première Rencontre Nationale des
    Etudiants Chercheurs en Biologie, 17-19, Décembre, Marrakech, Maroc.

    Bouhoum K., Amahmid O., Asmama S. & Schwartzbrod J., 1994. Elimination des kystes de protozoaires pathogènes et des oeufs d'helminthes parasites par différents systèmes de traitement des eaux usées : Lagunage, Boues activées, Roselière et Sur-irrigation drainage. Conférence Internationale des Limnologues d'Expression Française (CILEF 4), Marrakech, 25 au 28 Avril.

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