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Nepalese biotic score and its use in water quality assessment

The application of a biological method of river quality management called the Nepalese Biotic Score (NEPBIOS) is describes. The method rests on a calculation of the average score per taxon of insects and other macro-fauna sampled and the transfer of the value obtained to water quality classes defined by NEPBIOS. The article is based on work done on the Bagmati River in Kathmandu.

TitleNepalese biotic score and its use in water quality assessment
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1999
AuthorsSharma, S.
Paginationp. 51-59 : 4 tab.
Date Published1999-06-01
Keywordsbiological analysis, models, nepal kathmandu, rivers, sdiasi, sdiwrm, water quality monitoring
Abstract

The application of a biological method of river quality management called the Nepalese Biotic Score (NEPBIOS) is describes. The method rests on a calculation of the average score per taxon of insects and other macro-fauna sampled and the transfer of the value obtained to water quality classes defined by NEPBIOS. The article is based on work done on the Bagmati River in Kathmandu.

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