Coastal Ocean Monitoring and Prediction System
Andhra Pradesh on its eastern side has about 960 Kms of Sea-coast of Bay of Bengal spread in 9 districts and is put to use for different activities. All the three major rivers, Godavari, Krishna and Pennar are joining the coast of Bay of Bengal. Discharges like sewage from various towns & cities, Agriculture run-off, Industrial effluents, etc. are the potential threats to the water quality of coastal waters of Bay of Bengal. In view of this, Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board is monitoring coastal waters of Bay of Bengal regularly on monthly basis at the following points under coastal ocean monitoring and prediction system (COMAPS): Annual average values of Coastal Monitoring results for the year 2015-16 and 2016-17are as follows:
Click Here to view Annual average values of COMAPS for the year 2015-16 .