COMPARING STUDY OF MARBLE DUST FALL AND EXAMINE CHLOROPHYLL CONTENT IN VARIOUS SEASONS ON VEGETATION OF DANTA TALUKA
The paper describes the effect of marble dust on plants in and around areas Danta, Dist Banaskantha. Trees species growing in and around areas of Danta were selected and various morphological characteristics were studied such as Measurement of Dust fall (mg/cmÂ²), Average Dust capturing efficiency and Chlorophyll content and their comparative account in various seasons. In the study the effects of marble dust on selected tree species was observed.
KEY WORD: Dust fall, Average dust, Plant species.
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