Coastal Zone Management- Purpose, Objective and Challenges

Coastal Zone Management- Purpose, Objective and Challenges The Coastal zones are defined by the extent of territorial waters up to the high water mark. They are long, narrow features of mainland, islands and seas, generally forming the outer boundary of the coastal domain. The Coastal Zone Management (CZM) is a process of governance that consists … Read moreCoastal Zone Management- Purpose, Objective and Challenges

Geographical Distribution of Paper Industry in India

Geographical Distribution of Paper Industry in India Paper Industry in Indian is agro-based and it requires more land must be brought under plantations of eucalyptus and other trees apposite for the making of papers. The first paper mill in the country was set up at Serampore (Bengal) in 1812 but failed due to lack of … Read moreGeographical Distribution of Paper Industry in India

What is Western Disturbance and its impact on the Indian subcontinent?

What is Western Disturbance? Air is an extremely compressible gas, and as a result, atmospheric pressure varies considerable with height. This pressure is not equally distributed every part of the globe and also not always the same for any one region all the time. Atmospheric pressure is affected by altitude, temperature and by the Earth’s … Read moreWhat is Western Disturbance and its impact on the Indian subcontinent?

The Jet Stream Theory

The Jet Stream Theory Monsoon is driven by the atmospheric circulation phenomenon which produced by unequal and differential heating of continental and oceanic areas. Jet Stream play an important role in the possible formation, streering or intensifying weather phenomena such as monsoons, cyclones, anti-cyclones and other weather conditions. What is Jet Stream Theory? The Jet … Read moreThe Jet Stream Theory

What is Western Disturbances and its impact of Indian subcontinent

What is Western Disturbances? Air is an extremely compressible gas, and as a result, atmospheric pressure varies considerable with height. This pressure is not equally distributed every part of the globe nor is it always the same for any one region all the time. Atmospheric pressure is affected by altitude, temperature and by the Earth … Read moreWhat is Western Disturbances and its impact of Indian subcontinent

What is jet stream and its impact on the global weather system?

What is jet stream and its impact on the global weather system? Weather is the state of the atmosphere which describes the degree or intensity to which it is hot or cold, wet or dry, calm or stormy, clear or cloudy. It is driven by air pressure, temperature and moisture differences between one place and … Read moreWhat is jet stream and its impact on the global weather system?

What is Polar Vortex and how it impacts the Indian Climate?

What is Polar Vortex and how it impacts the Indian Climate? The climate on the Earth has changed throughout history. Just like which happed in the last 650,000 years under seven cycles of glacial advance and retreat, with the abrupt end of the last ice age about 7,000 years ago marking the beginning of the … Read moreWhat is Polar Vortex and how it impacts the Indian Climate?

Geographical Distribution of Cement Industry in India

Geographical Distribution of Cement Industry in India Cement Industry is mainly based on non-metallic mineral. Its major raw materials are limestone and coal. At present, the raw-materials that have emerged as an alternative are oceanic shells, sluge and stage. The cement industries which use oceanic shells as a raw material has been set up at … Read moreGeographical Distribution of Cement Industry in India

Geographical Distribution of Sugar Industry in India

Geographical Distribution of Sugar Industry in India India is the second largest sugar producing country of the World after Brazil. Till 1960, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar were the leading sugar producers.  The sugar industry is the second largest agro-based industry in India after Cotton Industry. In 1840, the first sugar industry was set up in … Read moreGeographical Distribution of Sugar Industry in India