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INDIAN JOURNAL OF (GEO) MARINE SCIENCES

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Volume 39 Number 3

September 2010

CONTENTS

 

CONFERENCE REPORT

311

“Training Workshop on Scientific Methods and Writing” held at Central Institute of Fisheries Nautical Engineering and Training (CIFNET), Kochi,
during 5-10 July 2010

 

 

 

RESEARCH ARTICLES

 

 

313

Spatio-temporal dynamics of suspended sediment concentration
during the 2004 Sumatra tsunami;

XinFeng Zhang, DanLing Tang, Zi Zhen Li & Xiao Jie Dai

 

 

323

Bloom of Trichodesmium erythraeum (Ehr.) and its impact on water quality and plankton community structure in the coastal waters of southeast coast of India;
A K Mohanty, K K Satpathy, G Sahu, K J Hussain, M V R Prasad & S K Sarkar

 

 

334

Comparison of chlorophyll concentration in the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea using IRS-P4 OCM and MODIS Aqua;

Ramesh P Singh & Prashant Chaturvedi

 

 

341

Seasonal cycles of a 3D marine ecosystem model in the North Indian Ocean: Sensitivity to biological process parameters;

P S Swathi, M K Sharada & K S Yajnik,

 

 

362

Nitrogen uptake rates and new production in the northern Indian Ocean;
Naveen Gandhi, Satya Prakash, R Ramesh & Sanjeev Kumar

 

 

369

Seasonal variability in biological carbon biomass standing stocks and production in the surface layers of the Bay of Bengal;

N Ramaiah, V Fernandes, J T Paul, R Jyothibabu, G Mangesh & E A Jayraj

 

 

380

Spatial and temporal differences in the coastal fisheries along the
east coast of India ; E Vivekanandan & P K Krishnakumar

 

 

388

Seasonal cycle of physical forcing and biological response in the Bay of Bengal;
S Prasanna Kumar, M Nuncio, Jayu Narvekar, N Ramaiah, S Sardesai, M Gauns,
V Fernandes, J T Paul, R Jyothibabu & K A Jayaraj

406

Discontinuous distribution of Alepisaurus ferox Lowe, 1833 (Alepisauridae, Teleostei) in the Indian EEZ as revealed by the tuna longline survey;
Sijo P Varghese, V S Somvanshi & S Varghese

 

 

415

Textural characteristics of the surface sediments of a Tropical mangrove ecosystem Gulf of Kachchh, Gujarat, India; Goutam Kumar, A L Ramanathan & K Rajkumar.

 

 

423

UV-B radiation and high light induced oxidative damage in Phormidium corium may cause bleaching to associated coral reefs;

Rupali R Bhandari & Prabhat K Sharma

 

 

429

Seasonal variation of enzyme activity and stress metabolites in eight benthic macro algae with fluctuations in salinity of Sunderban estuary, India;
S Chakraborty , S C Santra & T Bhattacharya

 

 

434

Faecal indicators and sanitary water quality of shellfish-harvesting environment: influences of seasonal monsoon and river-runoff;

Geetha Sasikumar & M Krishnamoorthy

 

 

445

Community structure of net phytoplankton along surf zone of Mangalore during southwest monsoon season;

Raveesha K P, Mohan A, Chethan N, Katti R J &Reddy H RV

 

 

449

Study on the Distribution and Bioaccumulation of Natural Radionuclides, 210Po and 210Pb in Parangipettai Coast, South East Coast of India;

P Raja & P Shahul Hameed