Variations In Macrozoobenthos Communities With Deweeding Operations In Nishat Basin Of Dal Lake Srinagar, Kashmir

  • Basharat Mushtaq Department of Environmental Sciences and Limnology, Barkatulla University, Bhopal, M P
  • Rajni Raina Govt. Science and Commerce College (Benazir), Bhopal M.P
  • Ahwani Wanganeo Department of Environmental Sciences and Limnology, Barkatulla University, Bhopal, M P
  • A. R. Yousuf Centre of Research for Development (CORD) and Department of Environmental Science University of Kashmir
  • Arshid Jehangir Department of Environmental Science, University of Kashmir
Keywords: Deweeding, macrozoobenthos, species composition and density


A comparative analysis was made between disturbed (deweeding sites) and undisturbed sites so as to assess the variation in community structure of macrozoobenthos of Dal lake. The samples were carried out from two disturbed sites (deweeding sites) and one undisturbed site from June 2010 to May 2012.


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