Conservation and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems

by K Sankaran Unni

ISBN: 9789383129584
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Imprint : Daya Publishing House
Year : 2013
Price : Rs. 7495.00
Biblio : xiii+194p., figs., tabls., ind., 23 cm

About The Book

During the recent years there is a growing concern for the conservation and management of our rivers, reservoirs and many aquatic ecosystems including wetlands, beels and lakes. All these systems are mismanaged due to lack of scientific data and proper evaluation of ecosystem functions to evolve an approach towards a right management. There are serious water problems and most of the river waters are not used even for irrigation and swimming purposes due to the poor water quality. The aim of this

Table of Contents

Contents Chapter 1: Conservation and management of freshwaters; Chapter 2: Observations on zooplanktonic community analysis and trends in Gandhisagar reservoir with relation to its eutrophication; Chapter 3: Comparative study of species distribution and density in a non-polluted and polluted reservoir; Chapter 4: Hydrogeochemistry of the vellayani lake, kerala with special reference to its drinking water potential; Chapter 5: Environmental case studies of some central Indian reservoirs for manag