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Phytoremediation Potential of Aquatic Macrophyte, Azolla
Aquatic macrophytes play an important role in the structural and functional aspects of aquatic ecosystems by altering water movement regimes, providing shelter to fish and aquatic invertebrates,Expand
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Evaluation of microalgal consortia for treatment of primary treated sewage effluent and biomass production
The present investigation was aimed towards analyzing the potential of consortia of native filamentous microalgal strains (MC2), native unicellular microalgal strains (MC3), and selected microalgaeExpand
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Microalgae: a promising tool for carbon sequestration
Increasing trends in global warming already evident, the likelihood of further rise continuing, and their impacts give urgency to addressing carbon sequestration technologies more coherently andExpand
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Plankton diversity and water quality assessment of three freshwater lakes of Mandi (Himachal Pradesh, India) with special reference to planktonic indicators
The present study deals with the limnobiotic status of three selected lakes of Himachal Pradesh using physicochemical and biological parameters (especially phytoplankton and zooplankton) over aExpand
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Phycoremediation of wastewaters: a synergistic approach using microalgae for bioremediation and biomass generation
Abstract Discharge of untreated domestic and industrial wastewater into aquatic bodies is posing a serious eutrophication threat, leading to a slow degradation of the water resources. A number ofExpand
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Phytoplankton dynamics and water quality of Prashar Lake, Himachal Pradesh, India
Abstract Prashar Lake, an unexplored, high-altitude, shallow, and cold water body located in Himachal Pradesh (India) was studied through monthly surveys in two consecutive years (March 2008 toExpand
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Cyanobacteria and agricultural crops
Cyanobacteria are photosynthetic Gramnegative prokaryotes and have the ability to grow in a variety of aquatic and terrestrial environments. They occur freely or in symbiotic associations with a wideExpand
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Phytoplankton dynamics and species diversity in a shallow eutrophic, natural mid-altitude lake in Himachal Pradesh (India): role of physicochemical factors
Rewalsar Lake, a mid-altitude, shallow and recreational water body located in the north-western Himalayas, Himachal Pradesh (India) was studied through monthly surveys in two consecutive years (MarchExpand
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Exploring the efficacy of wastewater-grown microalgal biomass as a biofertilizer for wheat
Microalgae possess the ability to grow and glean nutrients from wastewater; such wastewater-grown biomass can be used as a biofertilizer for crops. The present investigation was undertaken toExpand
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