Hydrobiological study of stagnant fresh water of Pahooj Dam Jhansi Uttar Pradesh
Raj Kumar Rai, Hemant Kumar
Hydrobiological features of Pahooj dam Jhansi were studied at eight sampling station covering both the zone limnetic and littoral zone. Four sampling station at limnetic zone and rest of four stations at littoral zone during the period of Nov. 2007 to Oct. The values of Alkalinity, pH, COD, BOD, and TDS were found beyond the tolerance limits. Pahooj dam is situated near Indian Grassland and Fodder Research Institute in Jhansi at the distance about 9 K.M. from railway station, Jhansi at latitude of 25o-27o north and at longitude of 78o-37o eastern position with approximate height of 271 meter above mean sea level. It has an area of about 518 hectares with maximum length 4.02 km, maximum breadth1 km and maximum depth 10 meter.