Volume No. 3 Issue No.: 1 Page No.: 9-19 July-Sept 2008

 

HEAVY METAL POLLUTION IN COASTAL SEA WATER OF NATHIA GALI, KARACHI (PAKISTAN)

 

Rashida Qari*1 and Sardar Alam Siddiqui2

1. Centre of Excellence in Marine Biology, University of Karachi, (PAKISTAN)
2. Department of Marine Science, Lasbella University of Agriculture, Water and Marine Science, Uthal Balochistan, (PAKISTAN)

 

Received on : November 14, 2007

 

ABSTRACT

 

The metal pollution has been identified in the coastal regions of oceans and seas through out the world. Karachi is located in the north eastern border of the Arabia Sea, lying between latitudes 24?48

 

Keywords : Heavy metal, Surface seawater, Tide pools seawater, Nathia gali

 

 

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