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Abstract

Phytosociology of an area affected by fertilizer factory effluent.

Abstract

No plant species was recorded at the point of alkaline effluent discharge of a fertilizer factory. The number of species and homogeneity of the vegetation increased gradually with increase in distance from the polluted area. Cynodon dactylon was the most tolerant species followed by Sesbania bispinosa.