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Journal of Ecosystems
Volume 2014, Article ID 724728, 18 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/724728
Research Article

Surface Water Quality Assessment of Wular Lake, A Ramsar Site in Kashmir Himalaya, Using Discriminant Analysis and WQI

Aquatic Ecology Laboratory, Centre of Research for Development (CORD), University of Kashmir, Jammu and Kashmir 190006, India

Received 27 June 2014; Accepted 16 July 2014; Published 31 August 2014

Academic Editor: Winn-Jung Huang

Copyright © 2014 Salim Aijaz Bhat and Ashok K. Pandit. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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