Hydrographic parameters off Gulf of Mannar and Palk Bay during an year of abnormal rainfall

Sulochanan, Bindu and Muniyandi, K (2005) Hydrographic parameters off Gulf of Mannar and Palk Bay during an year of abnormal rainfall. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India, 47 (2). pp. 198-200.

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Abstract

The results of monthly observations on the hydrographic parameters in the Gulf of Mannar and Palk Bay during the period 2002-03 are reported. The meteorological parameters for the period have also been compiled. The area received 1120mm rainfall during the period as against a normal of 760mm. Maximum wind velocity of 16.2km/hr was in June and humidity of 78% in December. A comparison of the parameters of temperature, salinity, pH, dissolved oxygen, primary productivity and biomass of both the ecosystems is presented.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Hydrographic parameters; Gulf of Mannar; Palk Bay
Subjects:Oceanography
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:2061
Deposited By:Edwin Joseph
Deposited On:05 Aug 2010 16:38
Last Modified:05 Aug 2010 16:38

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