India on standard meridian

Location and Geological Divisions of India

Location and Geological Divisions of India The mainland of India extends from Jammu and Kashmir in the North to Kanyakumari in the South, Arunachal Pradesh in the East to Gujarat in the West. Its territorial stretch extends 12 nautical miles i.e. 12.9 km toward the sea from the coast. Location Read more…

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Rivers of India and their main Tributaries

Rivers of India and their main Tributaries The major rivers of India can be divided on the basis of the direction of flowing or discharge of water: Discharges into the Arabian sea: Narmada, Tapi, Sindhu, Sabarmati, Mahi, Purna Discharges into the Bay of Bengal: Brahmaputra, Yamuna, Ganga (and tributaries), Meghna, Read more…

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Wildlife sanctuaries in India

List of Important Wildlife Sanctuaries of India

What is Wildlife Sanctuary? Wildlife Sanctuary is an area comprised of any reserve forest or territorial waters that can be notified by the State Government to constitute a sanctuary if such an area is of adequate ecological, faunal, floral, geomorphological, natural. or zoological significance, to protect, propagate, or developing wildlife Read more…

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biospheres reserves in India

Biosphere Reserves in India

What are Biosphere reserves? Biosphere reserves are ‘learning places for sustainable development. They provide support in research and analysis of issues of conservation of sustainable development. They are sites for testing interdisciplinary approaches to understand and manage changes and interactions between social and ecological systems. It includes conflict prevention and Read more…

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