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Repercussions of embarkation wharves in Lakshadweep Islands on coral communities and their ecology
Present study infers that the construction of embarkation wharves in four of the Lakshadweep islands (Agatti, Amini, Kavaratti and Minicoy) in the last 5 years was accompanied by a marked degradation of coral community ...
Assessment of enteric bacterial indicators and correlation with physico-chemical parameters in Veraval coast, India
In present study, the prevalence of enteric bacterial indicators like Escherichia coli, Salmonella, Shigella, Proteus, Klebsiella, Vibrio cholerae and Vibrio parahaemolyticus like organism in water and sediment of Veraval ...
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 ...
Marine pollution levels and potential threats to the Indian marine environment: State-of-the-Art
(Nainital: Gyanodaya Prakashan, 1989)
Reviews the work done on the basis of data collected during past decade surrounding Indian coasts by National Institute of Oceanography. The domestic sewage, heavy metals, pesticides and oil are the major items polluting ...
Environmental pollution in coastal areas of India
(Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, 1989)
Hydrography and water quality of Bombay harbour
(Muzaffarnagar: Society of Biosciences, 1989)
The influence of dissolved petroleum hydrocarbon residues on natural phytoplankton biomass
The effect of dissolved petroleum hydrocarbons in the environment on phytoplankton biomass measured as chlorophyll a was studied near the oil tanker route in the southern Bay of Bengal. In the transect from 5 degrees N, ...
Total mercury in water, sediments, and animals along the Indian Coast
Total mercury (Hg) in water, sediments and animals along the coast of India is estimated. Water samples were collected on board of R.V. Gaveshani.The zooplankton samples were collected by Indian Ocean Standard Net and Heron ...
Study of fluoride in polluted and unpolluted estuarine environments
Mindhola river estuary, which receives industrial waste containing high concentrations of fluoride, and Purna River estuary, which is free from fluoride contamination, have been investigated. While fluoride behaved ...
The effect of an oil slick on the Albedo of the Sea surface