WATER QUALITY PARAMETERS AND BIRD DIVERSITY IN OUED CHAREF DAM, (SOUK AHRAS, NORTHEASTERN ALGERIA)

  • Nadhra Sineme Boukrouma university of souk ahras
  • Romaissa Daoudi
  • Amani Hefaidia
Keywords: Interactions, Water quality parameters, wetland, abiotic factors.

Abstract

The present study deals with the interactions between Water quality parameters and water bird numbers of wetland in Souk Ahras province, North-east of Algeria. Direct count method detected a total of 15 bird species belonging to 9 families of which 10 species were passage visitor, 4 winter visitors and one species migrand breeder. Species richness ranged from 5(summer) to 10 species (winter). Our results showed that: White Stork, Fulica atra, Yellow legged gull, Phalacro coraw, Podiceps cristatus, Aredea cinerea, Melanitta nigra, Anas crecca, Gavia arctica are influenced by abiotic factors which favor their presence.

 

Published
2020-04-29