Human Interference on River Health

A Study on the Haora River, Tripura, India

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ISBN: 978-3-319-41017-3 (Print) 978-3-319-41018-0 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxv

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-14

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 15-45

    Haora River Basin: Location and Geographical Background

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    Chapter

    Pages 47-59

    Materials and Methods

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    Chapter

    Pages 61-73

    Status of Population Growth

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    Chapter

    Pages 75-89

    Changing Course of the Haora River

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    Chapter

    Pages 91-110

    Impact of Industrialization and Agriculture on the Haora River

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    Chapter

    Pages 111-122

    Impact of Slums and Rural Clusters on the Haora River

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    Chapter

    Pages 123-140

    Soil Loss and Sediment Yield of the Haora River Basin

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    Chapter

    Pages 141-167

    Estimation of Bank Erosion of the Haora River and Proposition of Bank Erosion Vulnerability Zonation Model

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    Chapter

    Pages 169-181

    Spatio-temporal Changes in Pollution Status of the Haora River

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    Chapter

    Pages 183-194

    Recommendation and Conclusion

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 195-218