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Preliminary Observation of Acraea Violae: A Natural Enemy of Passiflora Foetida

Bipin Deochand Lade, Anita Surendra Patil, Surendra Rajaram Patil, Hariprassad Madhukarrao Paikrao

Passiflora an annual climber famous for its spectacular flower compared with passion of Christ occurs with distinctive 500 species genetic diversity across the globe

Discovery Nature, 2015, 9(19), 1-10

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Quantitative study on the impact of the seasonal change in the aquatic physicochemical parameters on zooplankton population density in “Sahebbandh”, Purulia, West Bengal, India

Nilanjana Chatterjee, Baibaswata Bhattacharjee

The population densities of four major zooplankton groups (Rotifera, Cladocera, Copepoda and Ostracoda) present in Sahebbandh showed significant differences (p<0.01) between different months within a year

Discovery Nature, 2015, 9(19), 11-19

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Avifaunal Diversity of Tikamgarh District, Madhya Pradesh, India.

Sonika Kushwaha, Amita Kanaujia, Akhilesh Kumar, Adesh Kumar, Sachin Kumar Maheshwari

Avifauna is one of the best indicators of environmental changes. The population of birds in any kind of ecosystem shows the environmental quality of the area, pollution level, security and availability of food and habitat.

Discovery Nature, 2015, 9(20), 20-32

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Unique charophytes locality in the Borot Loz Natural Reserve, Negev Desert, Israel

Barinova S, Romanov R.

This is the first study of new locality the Borot Loz Natural Reserve with charophyte algae in the Western Negev Desert, Israel revealing the algal diversity and providing an ecological assessment of the habitat by bio-indication methods.

Discovery Nature, 2015, 9(21), 33-41

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Long-term river runoff in South West Africa: scenario-based assessment of persistent changes

Kovalenko VV, Gaidukova EV, Diawara H, Bongu E

The technique of assessing the hydrological impacts of climate change is considered in article. Probability characteristics of river runoff in South West Africa were estimated on different climate scenarios

Discovery Nature, 2015, 9(22), 42-47

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Waterbird diversity of Samaspur Bird Sanctuary, Rae Bareli District, Uttar Pradesh

Adesh Kumar, Amita Kanaujia

The inland wetlands support vast diversity of flora and fauna by providing them with suitable habitats. Samaspur Bird Sanctuary is a natural lake and dotted by several islets

Discovery Nature, 2015, 9(23), 48-57

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Effect of temperature variations on the water quality of Ashtamudi estuary

Divya S Rajan

As an ‘ecotone’ between fresh and marine environments, estuaries generally contain a mixture of fresh water and oceanic species. With the sudden increase of population and rapid economic development, these areas are facing many ecological problems

Discovery Nature, 2015, 9(24), 58-66

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Wetlands of Lucknow District and their Conservational Requirements

Adesh Kumar, Amita Kanaujia

Wetlands occupy a unique position by being one of the most productive and biologically rich ecosystems and yet being one of the most endangered. The livelihoods of millions of people in India also depend on these ecosystems

Discovery Nature, 2015, 9(24), 67-82

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