ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Gauthami -Godavari

 

 

Name_of_the_estuary
Gauthami -Godavari
Name_of_the_river
Godavari
Place
Bhairavapalem
State
Andhra Pradesh
Latitude
16° 41’–16° 56’N
Longitude
81° 45’–82° 21’E
Important_land_marks
Bhairavapalem
Length
44 km
Width
1 km
Average_Depth
2–12 m
Tidal_Amplitude
1.5–4.0 m
Type_of_the_estuary
Open
Water_temperature
27.7°C
Nature_of_the_substratum
Muddy Sandy
pH
7.4–8.2
Salinity
15–38 ppt
Alkalinity
 
Dissolved_oxygen
2.6–8.1 mg/l
BOD
1.52–2.8 mg/l
COD