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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
Biology of the banana prawn, Penaeus merguiensis de Man from Goa waters
(Kansas City, Mo., 1988)
Microenvironments and anomalous benthic foraminiferal distribution within the neritic regime of the Dabhol-Vengurla sector (Arabian Sea)
(Universita' degli Studi di Milano, 1980)
An anomalous distribution of benthic Foraminifera within the neritic regime at a few stations indicates the existence of microenvironments. The vertical distribution is marked by the restricted occurrence of @iCibicides@@ ...
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 ...
Mineralogy of the carbonate sediments - western continental shelf of India
An X-ray diffraction study of forty-six sediment samples and three oolitic limestone samples from the western continental shelf of India shows that aragonite is the dominant carbonate mineral (99% maximum), followed by ...
Seabed topography and distribution of manganese nodules in the Central Indian Ocean
(National Institute of Oceanography, Goa, 1988)
The relationship between seabed topography and distribution of nodules, recovery of free fall grab samplers, nodule size and chemical composition of manganese nodules in the Central Indian Ocean have been studied. Nodule ...
An evaluation of the problems of chlorophyll retrieval from ocean colour, for case 2 waters
A reflectance model is presented that takes into account the spectral signatures of phytoplankton, dissolved organic matter and non-chlorophyllous particles. The model is validated by comparison with observed reflectance ...
A petrographic study of Precambrian quartzites from Goa coast
(Indian Association for Limnology and Oceanography, 1980)
A petrographic and heavy minerals study of quartzites along the Goa Coast, India has been undertaken to decipher their sediment history. The quartzite outcrops exhibit well preserved primary sedimentary structures like ...
Recent advances in oceanography and new perspectives in fisheries management
(Indian Association for Limnology and Oceanography, 1985)
The reason de etre for the swing back to an empirical approach in fisheries management as an interim measure towards developing a truly rational method is discussed. The importance of physical oceanographic and meteorological ...