Department of Aquatic Environment and Management

Ongoing Research projects

S. No.

Title

Principal Investigator

Funding agency

Budget (Lakhs) & year

1.

Assessment of Status of Riverine Fisheries and Linking  with Water Quality Restoration-Tunga, Bhadra and Tungabhadra River, Karnataka

Dr. Gangadhara Gowda

Central pollution control Board, New Delhi, Karnataka State pollution Control Board

20.00
2010-2012

2

Ecological monitoring of Arabian Sea receiving effluents from MCF Ltd

Dr. Gangadhara Gowda

MCF

8.12
2011-2012

3

Monitoring of pollution Impact by discharge of treated effluents from BASF Mangalore

Dr. H. R. V. Reddy

BASF

8.04
2011-2012

4

Bio-monitoring studies of treated effluent

Dr. Gangadhara Gowda

Sequent Scientific Limited, Baikampady, Mangalore

0.17
2011-2012

5

Demonstration of Brackish water Polyculture Technology for Rural Development in Coastal Karnataka                                        

Dr. M.T. Lakshmipathi

NABARD, (Under RIF Innovation scheme)

9.07
2010-2012

6

Evaluation of biofilm on different substrates in shrimp ponds

Dr. Ganapathy Naik

KVAFSU, Bidar

0.51
2011-2012

7

Coastal water quality monitoring off Padubidri near the sea water intake and effluent discharge location by UPCL

Dr. H. R. V. Reddy

UPCL

12.87
2011-2012

8

Treated effluent analysis and monitoring of seawater quality off Chitrapur near the marine outfall of effluent from MRPL-ONGC, Mangalore

Dr. Mridula Rajesh

MRPL-ONGC

9.48
2011-2012

9

Impact of anthropological wastes on Ecological and microbiological parameters of Nethravathi-Gurupur estuary

Dr. Mridula Rajesh

KVAFSU, Bidar

0.80
2011-2012

10

Murrel fish seed production and distribution

Dr. Shivakumar M.

ICAR Mega Seed Project

2012

56.00