Volume 21 - Issue 2

Original articles


Water quality of Nilwala River, Sri Lanka in relation to land use practices

J.M.C.K. Jayawardana, T.R. Jayathunga and E.A. Edirisinghe

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Effects of dried, powdered carrot (Darucus caota) incorporated diet on the skin and flesh colouration of Catla catla

W. Sanjaya Weerakkody and R. Ruchira T. Cumaranatunga

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Toxicity of aqueous extract of white hoary pea, Tephrosia candida (Papilionoideae) on Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus (Cichlidae) fingerlings

C.R.W.C. Mohotti and U.P.K. Epa

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Impaired growth and erythrocyte nuclear lesions of immature Oreochromis niloticus exposed to waterborne crude oil: Persistent responses

S.H.N.P. Gunawickrama, P.D.S.M. Panawala and K.B.S. Gunawickrama

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Capturing local knowledge of beach seine fishers in the north-western province of Sri Lanka

Nuwan D.P. Gunawardena and Upali S. Amarasinghe

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Short communications


Shedding of gill epithelia by grey mullets (Family Mugilidae) in Negombo Estuary, Sri Lanka

Menaka Gammanpila, M. Jayantha S. Wijeyaratne and Upali S. Amarasinghe

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Technical notes


Community based fish nurseries at Kirawana and Rajawewa in the Ampara district, Sri Lanka: A success story

W.A.J. Rohitha Fernando, K.B. Chandrani Pushpalatha and Jayantha Chandrasoma

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