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Aquatic Ecosystem: Biodiversity, Ecology and Conservation

  • Mamta Rawat
  • Sumit Dookia
  • Chandrakasan Sivaperuman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. K. A. Sujana, R. Saravanan, Amit Diwakar Pandey
    Pages 1-12
  3. S. V. A. Chandrasekhar
    Pages 21-29
  4. Prakash Nautiyal, Asheesh Shivam Mishra, Vijay Prakash Semwal
    Pages 31-51
  5. S. Dhuru, P. Patankar, I. Desai, B. Suresh
    Pages 67-92
  6. C. Sivaperuman
    Pages 153-162
  7. S. K. Prabhuji, Ashutosh Tripathi, Gaurav K. Srivastava, Richa Srivastava
    Pages 197-216
  8. Harinder Singh Banyal, Sanjeev Kumar
    Pages 271-281

About this book

Introduction

This book brings together the latest information on the rapid advances and developments in the field of aquatic ecology. India is very rich in terms of biological diversity due to its wide range of habitats and climatic conditions. It is home to as much as 7 per cent of the world’s animal species, although it only accounts for about 2 per cent of the total landmass. The present work on biodiversity, ecology and conservation of aquatic resources represents original research in the field of aquatic biodiversity, wetland ecology and its applications with reference to the country’s aquatic resources. There are 19 chapters, each contributed by an expert in his/her particular field and offering novel approaches to various topics in the area of aquatic ecosystems.

Keywords

Aquatic Diversity Aquatic Ecosystems Biodiversity Ecological Balance Environment and conservation

Editors and affiliations

  • Mamta Rawat
    • 1
  • Sumit Dookia
    • 2
  • Chandrakasan Sivaperuman
    • 3
  1. 1.Water & Health ProgramEcology and Rural Development SocietyJodhpurIndia
  2. 2.School of Environment ManagementGuru Gobind Singh Indraprastha UniversityNew DelhiIndia
  3. 3.A & N Regional CentreZoological Survey of IndiaPort Blair, Andaman & Nicobar IslandsIndia

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