STUDIES ON THE BACTERIAL CONTAMINATION OF SANGANUR CANAL FROM NANJUNDAPURAM ORIGIN TO NOYYAL END POINT, COIMBATORE DISTRICT, TAMILNADU, INDIA
- Sanganur canal, Coliform bacterial count, E.coli count
The water quality with particular reference to bacterial analysis was carried out in the river Sanganur canal from Nanjundapuram origin to Noyyal end point, Coimbatore District from January 2014 to June 2014. The obtained results showed that running contamination of streams from agricultural areas was not extremely high, but it showed marked seasonal fluctuations. The bacterial parameters analyzed reveal that the canal is highly polluted with faecal material.