Category: Geography

Points to Remember : NCERT class VII : Our Environment – Chapter 7

Points to Remember : NCERT class VII : Our Environment – Chapter 7

Points to remember Settlements are places where people build their homes. Settlements can be permanent or temporary, Rural or Urban. Transport is the means by which people and goods move. Invention of the wheel...

Eco Sensitive Zones (ESZ)

Eco Sensitive Zones (ESZ)

Indian Board of Wildlife, established under Wildlife Protection Act, 1974, framed the National Wildlife Action Plan (NWAP) 2002-2016. It states, “Areas outside the protected area network are often vital ecological corridor links and must...

Equatorial Counter Current

Equatorial counter current is a current phenomenon noted near the equator, an eastward flow of oceanic water in opposition to and flanked by the westward equatorial currents of the Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian oceans. It...

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