Station Coordinates Salient Features
Henry’s Island (Stn.1) 88° 15΄ 24" E
21° 45΄ 24" N
Faces River Muriganga, which is a branch of Hugli River; located in the western sector of Indian Sundarbans.
Sagar South (Stn.2) 88° 01΄ 47" E
21° 39΄ 04" N
Situated at the confluence of River Hugli and Bay of Bengal on the western sector of Indian Sundarbans.
Chemaguri (Stn.3) 88° 09΄ 11" E
21° 39΄ 49" N
Located in the western part of Indian Sundarbans and faces River Muriganga on the eastern side.
Gosaba (Stn. 4) 88° 39΄ 46" E
22° 15΄ 45" N
Located in the Matla Riverine stretch in the central sector of Indian Sundarbans.
Canning (Stn.5) 88° 40΄ 36" E
22° 18΄ 37" N
Located in the upstream of River Matla in the central sector of Indian Sundarbans
Table 1: Sampling stations with coordinates and salient features.