Department of Fisheries Hydrography

Department of Fisheries Hydrography

Department of Fisheries Hydrography is a constituent department of College of Fisheries, Shirgaon, Ratnagiri under Dr. Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth, Dapoli Dist-Ratnagiri. This Department deals with aquatic environment management. The department is also mandated with carrying out research in frontier areas of aquatic pollution, aquatic environment and aquatic biodiversity, besides conducting training and other extension interventions for the end users.

Objective :-

  • To conduct B.F.Sc., M.F.Sc and Ph.D. programmes in the discipline of Aquatic Environment management (AEM).
  • To carry out research programmes in the field of fisheries hydrography.
  • To conduct extension programme in the subject.

The Department has well developed infrastructure facilities such as physical oceanographic instrument, biological oceanographic instrument, meteorological instrument, soil and water chemistry laboratory, Central Instrument cell comprises Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer, High Performance Liquid Chromatography, Spectrophotometer etc.

Courses are taught under B.F.Sc. programme (4 years- 8 Semester)

For Undergraduate program a total of 22 credits (13+9) are offered

AEM 111 - Meteorology, Climatology & Geography (1+1=2)
AEM 112 - Soil & Water Chemistry (1+1=2)
AEM 113 - Coastal Zone & Disaster Management (1+1=2)
AEM 124 - Limnology (2+1=3)
AEM 235 - Fishery Oceanography (2+1=3)
AEM 356 - Aquatic Ecology and Biodiversity (2+1=3)
AEM 367 - Marine Biology (2+1=3)
AEM 368 - Aquatic Pollution (1+1=2)
AHM367 - Fish Toxicology (1+1=2)

Courses are taught under M. F. Sc. (Aquatic Environment Management) programme (2 Years – 4 Semester) :-

For Postgraduate a total of 35 credits are offered including course and research work

AEM 501 - Aquatic Environment and Biodiversity (2+1=3)
AEM 112 - Soil & Water Chemistry (1+1=2)
AEM 502 - Chemical Interactions in the Aquatic Environment (2+1=3)
AEM 503 - Integrated Coastal Zone Management (2+1=3)
AEM 504 - Aquatic Pollution And Waste Water Management (2+1=3)
AEM 507 - Environmental Toxicology (1+1=2)
AEM 509 - Planktonology (1+1=2)
AEM 368 - Aquatic Pollution (1+1=2)
AEM 508 - Analytical Techniques In Environmental Sciences (1+1=2)
AEM 510 - Fisheries Oceanography (1+1=2)

Courses are taught under Ph.D. (Aquatic Environment Management) programme (3 Yers- 6 Semester) :-

For Postgraduate a total of 45 credits are offered including course and research work

AEM 601- Advances in Aquatic Environment Studies (2+1=3)
AEM 602 - Biotechnology For Cleaner Environment (2+1=3)
AEM 603 - Benthic Ecology (1+1=2)
AEM 606 - Environmental Impact Assessment (1+1=2)
AEM 607 - Management & Utilization of Waste Water (2+1=3)
AEM 610 - Restoration Ecology (1+1=2)

  

Dr. Sudhakar T. Indulkar,

Professor & Head,
Department of Fisheries Hydrography,

College of Fisheries, (DBSKKV, Dapoli),
Shirgaon, Ratnagiri. Pin 415 629,
Maharashtra, India

Email: indulkarst@gmail.com

Mobile: +91 09423292005

Dr. Girish N. Kulkarni

Professor (CAS),
Department of Fisheries Hydrography,

College of Fisheries, (DBSKKV, Dapoli),
Shirgaon, Ratnagiri. Pin 415 629,
Maharashtra, India

Email: gnkulkarni709@gmail.com

Mobile: +91 09422966006

Dr. Milind S. Sawant,

Professor (CAS),
Department of Fisheries Hydrography,

College of Fisheries, (DBSKKV, Dapoli),
Shirgaon, Ratnagiri. Pin 415 629,
Maharashtra, India

Email: milindsawant27@yahoo.co.in

Mobile: +91 09422965829

Dr. Harish B. Dhamagaye,

Associate Professor (CAS),
Department of Fisheries Hydrography,

College of Fisheries, (DBSKKV, Dapoli),
Shirgaon, Ratnagiri. Pin 415 629,
Maharashtra, India

Email: harish_arombrs@yahoo.co.in

Mobile: +91 9422382913