Details of surface water quality
monitoring taken up under HP-I by theWater Quality (Level-2) Laboratories
@ Krishnarajasagara and Munirabad
Under National Hydrology project-I, Level II Water
Quality Laboratory at Krishnarajasagar and Munirabad have been set up to monitor
water quality aspects of southern and Northern Karnataka region respectively.
These labs have started functioning from April 2000 and April-2002 respectively.
" The rivers monitored under this programme
are Cauvery, Kabini, Arkavathy, Shimsha, Hemavathy, Netravathy, and Bhadra.in
southern Karnataka region.
" Similarly, the rivers monitored under this
programme are Tungabhadra, Ghataprabha, Malaprabha, Krishna, Don, Bhima andManjra
in Northern Karnataka region.
" The rivers Kabini, Arkavathy, Shimsha, Hemavathy
are tributaries of Cauvery.
" River Netravathy is a west flowing river.
" River Bhadra, Tungabhadra, Ghataprabha, Malaprabha,
Don, Bhima and Manjra falls in the Krishna river basin.
" The river water samples are collected once
in two months and their quality parameters are analyzed at Level-2 Water Quality
Laboratories situated at Krishnarajasagara .and Munirabad
The quality of water of these rivers are being
analysed and this is being continued even now to create a database of river
" In addition to routine Hydrology
Project studies, water samples of Reservoirs referred by concerned project
authorities are also analysed for leaching of lime in drainage galleries.
of surface water quality monitoring taken up under HP-I by theWater Quality
(Level-2) Laboratories @ Krishnarajasagara and Munirabad
of Parameters Analysed
of Water Sample Collection Points under HP-1 pertaining to Water Quality Lab
@ K.R.Sagara :
of Water Sample Collection Points under HP-1pertaining to Water Quality Lab
of the study under HP-I :
STATIONS UNDER HP-I
of Purpose Driven study taken up under HP-II @ Water Quality Lab, Krishnarajasagara
of Parameters Analysed :
of Water Sample Collection Points under HP-II :
MONITORING POINTS UNDER HP-II