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Environmental characteristics of the ocean
(Gordon and Breach, 1983)
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
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 ...
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)
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
Pollution assessment and flushing characteristics of Mindhola river estuary
(Muzaffarnagar: Society of Biosciences, 1988)