<b>Assessment of Water Quality in the Vicinity of Anandapuram</b> Physico –Chemical analysis of surface and well water samples collected from eight sampling stations in the vicinity of Anandapuram, Visakhapatnam Dt. for three months during February to April 2017. The analysis consists of parameters such as pH, total dissolved solids, total hardness, nitrate, sulphate, biological oxygen demand, iron, manganese, nickel and lead and chromium content in those selected areas .The values obtained for all the parameters are within the prescribed limits and hence the water in those stations are suitable for domestic as well as other purposes. water quality parameters Anandapuram Visakhapatnam Dt Issue-4 Volume-1 Dr. A.V.L.N.S.H.Hariharan