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Volume 40 Number 6

December 2011

 

 

 

CONTENTS

 

 

 

RESEARCH ARTICLES

 

 

747

Studies on the settlement and succession of macrofouling organisms in the Kalpakkam coastal waters, southeast coast of India;
Gouri Sahu, M Smita Achary, K K Satpathy, A K Mohanty, S Biswas & M V R Prasad

 

 

762

Backscattering of light by coastal waters using hyperspectral in-situ measurements: A case study off Veraval, Gujarat, India;
Arvind Sahay, Prakash Chauhan, P V Nagamani, Nivedita Sanwalani & R M Dwivedi

 

 

770

Impact of environmental conditions on Posidonia oceanica meadows in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea;
F Koçak, E Uluturhan, G Yücel Gier & S Aydın Önen

 

 

779

Macroparasites in intertidal gastropods on Qeshm Island, Northern Persian Gulf, Iran;
Elham Karimi, Jamileh Pazooki & Mohammad Reza Shokri

 

 

783

Utility of benthic diversity in assessing the health of an ecosystem;
P Murugesan, M Muniasamy, S Muthuvelu, S Vijayalakshmi & T Balasubramanian

 

 

794

Impact of cyclones on the Bay of Bengal chlorophyll variability using remote sensing satellites;
R K Sarangi

 

 

802

Trend of sea level change in the Hugli estuary, India;
Sreetapa Nandy
& Sunando Bandyopadhyay

 

 

813

Coral disease prevalence in the Palk Bay, Southeastern India – with special emphasis to black band;
T Thinesh, G Mathews & J K Patterson Edward

 

 

821

Occurrence of red tide caused by Karenia mikimotoi (toxic dinoflagellate) in the Southwest coast of India;
N V Madhu, P D Reny, Meenu Paul, N Ullas & P Resmi

826

Seasonal variation in the hydrolytic exo-enzyme profile of Vibrio sp. associated with the marine benthic environment of South India;
Raghul Subin S & Sarita G Bhat

 

 

834

Juvenile abundance and post-larval incursion of mud crabs (Scylla spp.) in Chilika lagoon;
Anil Mohaptra, S K Mohanty & Rajeeb K Mohanty

 

 

841

Experimental culture of the Pharaoh’s cuttlefish Sepia pharaonis, Ehrenberg 1831, under closed circulation systems;
Deepak Samuel V
& Jamila Patterson

 

 

847

ANNUAL AUTHOR INDEX

 

 

851

ANNUAL KEYWORD INDEX

 

 

862

INSTRUCTIONS TO AUTHORS

 

 

 

National level training programme on "Climate Change and Geospatial Technology" on 12-18 March 2012

 

Call for proposals for scientific research in the Arctic region

 

Conferences during 2012

 

Technology Dissemination Workshop on Seagrasses and Seagrass Mapping using Indian Remote Sensing Satellite Sensors (13-18th February, 2012)

 

National Conference on "Climate Change and Himalaya: Current Status and Future Perspective" on 3-4 May 2012