• Moolikai
    Impact of Deforestation on Indian Monsoon – A GCM Sensitivity Study A.Gupta, P .K.Thapliyal, P.K.Pal and P .C.Joshi Atmospheric Sciences Division, Meteorology and Oceanography Group Space Applications Center, Ahmedabad – 380 015 E.mail: pcjoshi35@hotmail.com ABSTRACT The fact of rapid deforestation has been...
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  • India Forest
    India Forest Information and Data According to the U.N. FAO, 23.0% or about 68,434,000 ha of India is forested, according to FAO. Of this 22.9% ( 15,701,000 ) is classified as primary forest, the most biodiverse and carbon-dense form of forest. India had 10,211,000 ha of planted forest.  Change in...
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  • Environment in South and Southeast Asia
    concerns. In today's lesson, you'll learn about environmental issues in South and Southeast Asia and what nations are doing to combat the problems. India India and its capital, New Delhi, is composed of land about one-third the size of the United States. Yet, it has a population that is more than three...
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  • enviroment issues
    interference or mistreatment of the planet. To list down, following are the few environmental issues- 1. Air and water pollution 2. Soil erosion 3. Deforestation 4. Global warming 5. Greenhouse effect 6. Oil spills 7. Population growth 8. Loss of biodiversity 9. Destruction of natural habitats 10....
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  • Forestery in India
    dioxide from the air which is the harmful particle that can't be breathed by the living things and produce oxygen which is needed from the air. The deforestation is reducing the number of trees of the earth and reducing the total quantity of atmospheric oxygen. They were the reason why life outside of water...
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  • Growth vs. Environment
    providing goods and services for a reasonably meaningful existence of its 6.7 billion citizens in a manner, which is both sustainable and equitable. India being home to 17% of this population on a little over 2% of its global landmass has a disproportionate share of these challenges. Increasing environmental...
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  • Save Forest and Wildlife
    Hillsides have been stripped off its vegetation cover in the Himalayas, which has become a major cause for the earthquakes, avalanches, and landslides. Deforestation not only diminishes the natural beauty of any place but also upsets the ecological balance of that place. It is believed that the Thar Desert is...
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  • Deforestation
    percent of the tree cover has disappeared due to human activity. Deforestation is the destruction of forests and woodlands. The term does not include the removal of industrial forests such as plantations of gums or pines. Deforestation has led to the reduction of forests to four-fifths of their pre-agricultural...
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  • Environmental Issues
    Environmental Issues in India The environmental issues in India become more serious every day and she is turning into a bit of a mess on this front but with over 1 Billion people most of which in dire poverty, it's hardly surprising. The recent boom in its industries, little or no environmental education...
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  • Environment Studies
    environment move from just deforestation to the larger issues of depletion of natural resources “In the wake of reckless deforestation, a unique movement has bubbled,”observed India Today in March 1982. The 1980s saw the debate on environment move from just deforestation to the larger issues of depletion...
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  • Deforstation
    Deforestation (or) Afforestation (or) the preserve forest. I n t r o d u c t i o n : Nature is the greatest boon to the human society. It beautifies the land, stimulates the winds and preserves the ecological balance. The role of forests in Indian society is more important one. Kinds of forest: ...
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  • Over
    and predicting future populations China leads the world for largest population with an estimated 1,350,000,000 people while closely followed by India. The USA is far behind with 314,000,000, followed by Indonesia, Brazil, Pakistan, and Nigeria. GeoHive. (2011, November 19). Global Statistics /...
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  • Forest conservation in India
    Forestry in India Forestry in India is a significant rural industry and a major environmental issue. Dense forests once covered India. As of 2014, the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations estimates world's forest cover to be about 68 dollar area, or about 20 % of the continent's...
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  • Forest
    INTRODUCTION The Wildlife in India is a mix of species of different types of organisms. The forests of India are ancient in nature and composition. Indian people need to have more wildlife education. They are rich in variety and shelter a wide range of flora and fauna and insects. The fact they have...
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  • The Cause and Effect of Desforestation
    1 Deforestation: Causes, Effects and Control Strategies Sumit Chakravarty1, S. K. Ghosh2, C. P. Suresh2, A. N. Dey1 and Gopal Shukla3 1Department of Forestry & Post Harvest Technology, Faculty of Horticulture Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Pundibari 3ICAR Research Complex for Eastern Region, Research...
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  • Q's on Forests
    British people themselves continued the hunting of big animals like tiger, lion etc. (Q.)How did the Forest Act affect the common man's life in India? (1 Mark) (Ans)   The Forest Act in 1865 proved to be a hardship for common villagers inIndia. Cutting wood for their fuel requirement and grazing...
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  • Deforestation
    DEFORESTATION Deforestation is the removal of the tree crop from land. It has been estimated that due to deforestation, 15-20% of the species because extinct. The reduction in forest cover has been rapid during the proceeding decade. Deforestation is an alarming threat to the economy, quality...
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  • Wildlife
    deteriorating from the impacts of global warming. Deforestation is a major driver of global warming, responsible for up to 20 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions–more than all the cars, trucks, planes, boats and trains in the world combined.  Deforestation doesn’t just threaten our climate, it threatens...
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  • Economics
    warming and ozone depletion. Global warming refers to the phenomenon of sustained increase in global temperature due to environmental pollution and deforestation. It is caused by the emission of Green House Gases, particularly, carbon dioxide. The increase in the level of carbon dioxide raises the temperature...
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  • Social Forestry
    Social Forestry: Issues Containing Deforestation and Afforestation Submitted to- Prof. T. Shanthi Malaichamy ByAshish Dalvi Shashank Hegde Dhiraj Dubey Gayatri Sisodiya - 24 - 27 - 32 - 39 Siddhesh Hemmady - 28 Index Introduction Research Paper Deforestation Afforestation Government Initiatives...
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