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Objective .This course will complete the remaining three chapters (12th ncert) part by part included in the portion of topic ENVIRONMENT' important for GS section of UPSC exam. The main objective is to explain the concepts as simply as possible, to clear the basics, especially focuses on beginners, and tries to generate an interest among viewers by being more creative. Source 12th ncert
Target audience UPSC aspirants .SSC .CDS Railway etc.
Glacier melting A few of the glaciers around the world ane melting due to climate changes and man-made dlestnetive activnties such as touriss intux to sensitive mountainous regions deforestation and forest burning
The Gangotri glacier AhogiratM, later an to borame Ganga, Is shrinking at the Gaumukh glaciers, from who's snout the river emerges. from which enmeryes the It has already receded a few kms in recent times and this process is continuing unabated. This is also true of the many well glaciers in other parts of the world. HImaleyan glaciers as The polar caps too show signs of mel
Icecap on melting alarmingly, a sure sign of global warming due to climate changes, and human activities such as burning forests in and around the mountain. If this trend continues in about 15 years, there would be no ice left on the mountain, which, when and if it happens, will be one of the great most tragic natural disasters of our times KENYA Mt.Kilimanjaro TANZANIA
The consequences of glacial melting are: Flooding of oceans and downstream areas Shortage of water in rivers due to shrinking of glaciers, which feed the rivers
A few remedial measures that could be taken to reverse the trend of glacial melting are: Reduce emission of greenhouse gases that control global warming Minimize human activity in and around the glaciers by regulating treks and number of visitors at a time Plant trees Prevent deforestation
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Pillai Sruthi P Kumar
I am a botany graduate from Ramnarain Ruia college, Mumbai university. Currently, a civil service aspirant. I am passionate about teaching.