Permeability of lake waters for irrigation purposes: a case study of Antiya Taal, Jhansi, India

Permeability of lake waters for irrigation purposes: a case study of Antiya Taal, Jhansi, India

Zubair S.M. Haroon G.  Jaweed T.H.  Hussain K. 

Division of Aquatic Sciences, The Himalayan Ecological and Conservation Research Foundation, Jammu – 18006

Department of Environmental Sciences, Bundelkhand University, Jhansi-28418

Department of Environmental Sciences, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Ganeshkhind-411007

Department of Botany, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Ganeshkhind-411007

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31 December 2016
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Lentic systems irrespective of their rural or urban location are very often subjected to various anthropogenic pressures that enhance the natural senescence process. Antiya Taal, the urban lacustrine base is a valuable sink for diverse pollutants like detergents, municipal waste, heavy metals, fertilizers, nutrients and pesticides that have rendered the lake water unfit for drinking purposes. So the lake water was assessed for its permeability for irrigation purposes and consequently during the present investigation, the lake water was observed to be best suited to the irrigation purposes.


Antiya Taal Water, Permeability, Irrigation Purpose

1. Introduction
2. Materials and Methods
3. Results and Discussion
4. Electrical Conductivity
5. Residual Sodium Carbonate
6. Sodium Percentage (SSP)
7. Sodium Absorption Ratio (SAR)
8. Metal Estimation in Water

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