Distance(Km) Reference Point Sampling Code Temperature (oC) pH DO (mg/l) BOD5 (mg/l) MPN Index (cells/100ml) TSS mg/l TDS mg/l
Damodar River D/s Tenughat Dam 0.50 D1 23 8.44 8.3 0.7 0004 090.0 122.4
Damodar River U/s Konar River Confluence 010 D2 24 6.40 6.8 2.7 0093 078.4 265.6
Damodar River D/s Konar River Confluence 012 D3 25 6.20 6.2 3.4 0460 043.3 226.0
Damodar River at Phusro 032 D4 27 8.72 6.7 2.3 0240 121.2 134.0
Damodar River U/s of Garga nalla Confluence 062 D5 26 7.73 7.2 2.4 0150 064.8 143.6
Damodar River D/s of Garga nalla Confluence 063 D6 26 7.42 5.3 5.0 1100 043.3 226.0
Damodar River moonidhi, Kapat ghat 070 D7 25 6.90 8.3 5.5 1100 032.4 284.0
Damodar River Jamadoba, MADA pump house. 082 D8 27 6.70 7.6 2.6 0240 032.8 340.0
Damodar River U/s Mohalbani Ghat 113 D9 27 7.10 5.2 3.6 1100 052.4 372.0
Damodar River D/s Mohalbani Ghat 114 D10 26 7.50 4.3 3.8 1100 061.2 396.0
Damodar River at Domgarh Ghat 134 D11 28 8.50 6.6 1.1 0028 059.6 187.0
Panchet Reservoir 154 D12 27 7.89 6.6 3.2 1100 118.5 246.0
Damodar River D/s confluence of Barakar and Damodar 164 D13 29 6.40 6.2 5.2 0460 080.4 186.4
Damodar River U/s Noonia nalla 182 D14 28 7.10 6.4 4.6 0460 064.4 125.4
Damodar River D/s Confluence of Noonia nalla 184 D15 27 8.20 6.7 6.2 0460 081.6 136.0
Damodar River U/s DTPS 224 D16 25 8.00 7.1 0.8 0021 046.0 124.0
Damodar River D/s DTPS 227 D17 30 7.80 6.9 4.9 0460 126.0 346.0
Damodar River Durgapur Barrage 235 D18 28 6.20 5.7 3.6 1100 244.0 540.0
Table 3: Physiological & Biological characteristics of Damodar River (Feb-Mar, 2009).