+ Most Popular
Cunninghamia lanceolata plantations in China
Mammalian lairs in paleo ecological studies and palynology
Studies on technological possibilities in utilization of anhydrous milk fat for production of recombined butter-like products
Should right-sided fibroelastomas be operated upon?
Large esophageal lipoma
Apoptosis in the mammalian thymus during normal histogenesis and under various in vitro and in vivo experimental conditions
Poissons characoides nouveaux ou non signales de l'Ilha do Bananal, Bresil
Desensitizing efficacy of Colgate Sensitive Maximum Strength and Fresh Mint Sensodyne dentifrices
Administration of fluid by subcutaneous infusion: revival of a forgotten method
Tundra mosquito control - an impossible dream?
Schizophrenia for primary care providers: how to contribute to the care of a vulnerable patient population
Geochemical pattern analysis; method of describing the Southeastern limestone regional aquifer system
Incidence of low birth weights in a hospital of Mexico City
Graded management intensity of grassland systems for enhancing floristic diversity
Microbiology and biochemistry of cheese and fermented milk
The ember tetra: a new pygmy characid tetra from the Rio das Mortes, Brazil, Hyphessobrycon amandae sp. n. (Pisces, Characoidei)
Risk factors of contrast-induced nephropathy in patients after coronary artery intervention
Renovation of onsite domestic wastewater in a poorly drained soil
Observations of the propagation velocity and formation mechanism of burst fractures caused by gunshot
Systolic blood pressure in a population of infants in the first year of life: the Brompton study
Haematological studies in rats fed with metanil yellow
Studies on pasteurellosis. I. A new species of Pasteurella encountered in chronic fowl cholera
Dormancy breaking and germination of Acacia salicina Lindl. seeds
therapy of lupus nephritis. a two-year prospective study

Ground water quality in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu along Noyyal River

Ground water quality in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu along Noyyal River

Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering 50(3): 187-190

PMID: 19552071

The ground water quality in Coimbatore city along the Noyyal river during pre-monsoon and post-monsoon seasons in 2005 is discussed in this paper. Water samples were collected from 12 wells on either side of the river. The physico-chemical analysis of the collected samples was carried out for the parameters, such as pH, total dissolved solids (TDS), electrical conductivity (EC), total hardness (TH), alkalinity, calcium (Ca2+), magnesium (Mg2+), chloride, sulphates (SO4(2-)) and sodium (Na+) . From the study, it is revealed that EC, Ca2+, Mg2+ have high concentrations in pre- and post-monsoon seasons. In most of the places, the quality of water was not found suitable for irrigational and industrial activities because of high concentrations of electrical conductivity and total hardness. In general, the values of all the studied parameters were high and above the standards during the post-monsoon season, compared to the pre-monsoon season in 2005.

Please choose payment method:

(PDF emailed within 1 workday: $29.90)

Accession: 053446261

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

Related references

Ground water quality in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu along Noyyal river. Journal Of Environmental Science and Engineering: 3, 187-190, 2008

Physico-chemical studies of water quality of the Noyyal River, Tamil Nadu, South India. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry 25(1 Suppl): 138-138, 2006

Simulation of ground water quality for noyyal river basin of Coimbatore city, Tamilnadu using MODFLOW. Chemosphere 2022: 135649, 2022

Ground water quality of Coimbatore district, Tamil Nadu. Journal of Ecobiology 14(3): 217-221, 2002

Ground water quality of Coimbatore District, Tamil Nadu. Proceedings of the Indian Science Congress 86(4): 212, 1999

Study on quality of effluent discharge by the Tiruppur textile dyeing units and its impact on river Noyyal, Tamil Nadu (India). Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering 52(4): 333-342, 2010

Investigation of Water Quality Index of River Noyyal and Its Connected Ponds Coimbatore Tamilnadu India. Oriental Journal of Chemistry 35(3): 1125-1131, 2019

Hydrogeochemistry and ground water quality in the Vaippar River basin, Tamil Nadu. Journal of the Geological Society of India 69(5): 970-982, 2007

Monitoring water quality of Coimbatore wetlands, Tamil Nadu, India. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 169(1-4): 671-676, 2010

Assessment of Groundwater Quality for Irrigation in Coimbatore South Taluk, Coimbatore District, Tamil Nadu. Journal of Environmental Science and Engineering 56(3): 291-294, 2014

Construction stage geotechnical studies of the Coimbatore Water Supply Project, Coimbatore District, Tamil Nadu. Records of the Geological Survey of India 126(5): 241, 1993

Evaluation of groundwater potential zones using electrical resistivity and GIS in Noyyal river basin, Tamil Nadu. Journal of the Geological Society of India 87(5): 573-582, 2016

Ground Water Quality Maps of Paravanar River Sub Basin, Cuddalore District, Tamil Nadu, India. Journal of the Indian Society of Remote Sensing 39(4): 565-581, 2011

Energy use and its efficiency in Tamil Nadu agriculture a case study of different groundwater development regions in Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu. Agricultural Economics Research Review: 1, 48-53, 2008

Ground water pollution in Palar River basin in Tamil Nadu. Journal of Applied Hydrology 9(3-4): 45-65, 1996