Red tide and its beliterious effects on fishery

Gopinathan, C P and Pillai, P P (1976) Red tide and its beliterious effects on fishery. Seafood Export Journal, 8 (12). pp. 1-5.


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The colour of the sea is generally deep ' RED TIDE ' - what is it? blue, but certain circumstances green, brown or pink colour can also be observed. The blue colour is characteristic of the open seas, whereas the green water is more common in coastal areas, and the brown or red water is observed in nearshore waters only. The blue colour of the open sea is the result of the scattering effect of the light against the water molecules or scattering against suspended minute particles or even due to the radiation and colour changes of the clouds.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Red tide; beliterious effects; fishery
Subjects: Marine Environment
Marine Fisheries
Divisions: CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
Subject Areas > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
Depositing User: Arun Surendran
Date Deposited: 01 Nov 2010 12:25
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:35

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