Contamination of water bodies like groundwater, lakes, oceans, rivers etc. is known as water pollution. Pollutants are directly or indirectly discharged into water bodies without any treatment to remove harmful compounds causes water pollution which affects plants and organisms living in water. Damage is not only to individual species and populations, but also to the natural biological communities.
Scholarly peer review is the process of subjecting an author's scholarly work, research, or ideas to the scrutiny of others who are experts in the same field, before a paper describing this work is published in a journal. The work may be accepted, considered acceptable with revisions, or rejected. Peer review requires a community of experts in a given (narrowly defined) field, who are qualified and able to perform reasonably impartial review.
Last date updated on June, 2014