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Plastic pellets on the Caranzalem beach sands, Goa, India
(Indian Association for Limnology and Oceanography, 1982)
Postmonsoonal survey of Caranzalem beach, Goa, India indicated the presence of plastic pellets. These pellets varied in shape, size and number, and are considered to be contaminants of marine environment
Land use/land cover changes around Rameshwaram Island, east coast of India
Land-use/land cover changes are studied using the Indian Remote Sensing satellite (IRS-1C, IRS-6) Linear Image Self-scan Sensor (LISS) III data of 1998 and 2010 Coastal land use categories such as sand, vegetation, coral ...
Our changing coastlines
Our coastlines keep alive the sense of continuing creation and of the relentless drive of life In recent years, much has been done both to understand the processes that underlie their creation and to exploit their environment ...
Sand spit and shoreline dynamics near Terekhol river mouth, Goa, India
Evolution of shoreline and sand spit at the mouth of the Terekhol River, near Keri beach, located in the Indian state of Goa has been investigated From the analysis of the data collected, the shoreline oscillation (accretion ...
Seasonal variations of total suspended matter (TSM) in the Gulf of Khambhat, west coast of India
Total Suspended Matter (TSM)is an important parameter for determining the water quality in coastal regions as it is responsible for the reduction in the light available to the aquatic vegetation which subsequently alters ...
Impact of shipwrecks on the morphology of world coasts: A review
Role of the grounded ship MV River Princess in activating erosion along the Candolim to Sinquerim coast of Goa, India, is evaluated Beach and dune system was severely affected, as over a kilometre long strip of coastal ...
Towards a natural classification and backbone tree for Sordariomycete
Sordariomycetes is one of the largest classes of Ascomycota and is characterised by perithecial ascomata and inoperculate unitunicate asci The class includes many important plant pathogens, as well as endophytes, saprobes, ...
Possible application of microorganisms in monitoring and management of aquatic pollution
(Muzaffarnagar: Academy of Environmental Biology, 1991)
Remediation techniques for heavy-metals contamination in lakes: A Mini-Review
Heavy-metals contamination in lakes has a negative impact on lake ecosystems This review provides an insight into possible heavy-metals remediation techniques for lake environments using different techniques, for example, ...