The Yamuna (Sanskrit: यमुना), sometimes called Jamuna (Bengali: যমুনা, Hindi: जमुना, Urdu: جمنا) or Jumna, is the largest tributary river of theGanges (Ganga) in northern India. Originating from the Yamunotri Glacier at a height of 6,387 metres on the south western slopes of Banderpooch peaks...
The Ganges (English pron.: /ˈɡændʒiːz/ GAN-jeez) or Ganga (Hindi: [ˈɡəŋɡaː] ( listen), Sanskrit: गङ्गा, Hindi: गंगा, Bengali: গঙ্গা), is a trans-boundary river of India and Bangladesh. The 2,525 km (1,569 mi) river rises in the western Himalayas in the Indian state of Uttarakhand, and flows south...
There are mainly following types of pollutions:
1. Air Pollution
2. Water Pollution
3. Chemical Pollution
4. Land Ozone-sphere Pollution
5. Land and Soil Pollution
6. Food Contaminants
7. Noise Pollution
8. Modern Pollutions
1. Air Pollution:
The major component of the biosphere is air without...
Problem: Problem focused on observed contamination of the Iloilo River which could threaten the quality of water and conditions of living of plants and animals, as well as human beings residing in its riverbanks. Emergence of the problem was probably caused by households, businesses, and...
Pollution in the Colorado River
The Colorado River supplies water to most of the southwestern United States and despite this fact, pollution levels are continually rising and in some cases above acceptable limits. The Colorado River supplies and runs through five states...
my mother would hum the familiar tunes of an old Hindi lullaby, calming and soothing our minds as we slipped smoothly and soundly into the depths of our dreams; And it was in Hindi that with booming commands my father would summon us. Ever since, Hindi has been the language of expression for me even though...
14 Jan. 1986 with the main objective of pollution abatement, to improve the water quality by Interception, Diversion and treatment of domestic sewage and present toxic and industrial chemical wastes from identified grossly polluting units entering in to the river. The other objectives of the Ganga Action...
Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies (e.g. lakes, rivers, oceans, aquifers and groundwater). Water pollution occurs when pollutants are directly or indirectly discharged into water bodies without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds.
Water pollution affects plants and organisms...
Every time it is brought up in a meeting, it is darted away from. People change the topic rapidly hoping to skate past the truth and to the “bigger” problem. Although government officials are focusing on larger problems, river pollution has a negative affect on the community because...
developing countries is due to unsafe water. As water pollution is one of the most widespread problems and it has deadly effects, I chose this topic.
Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies (e.g. lakes, rivers, oceans and groundwater). Water pollution occurs when pollutants are discharged directly...
Effects of Pollution
Nowadays, pollution has become a major issue that concerns all countries worldwide. Majority of the pollution are results of the selfish behaviour of humans. There are many types of pollutions, examples are water pollution and air pollution. Each of this pollution can be dealt...
Pollution is the introduction of a contaminant into a natural environment, usually by humans. While most people think of pollution as chemical waste dumped into rivers, or factories spewing toxins into the air, it can also include light pollution or sound pollution. These are example...
Air Pollution in China-LEDC
China is a country that suffers from the environmental issue of air pollution. After the 1970’s, china saw the beginnings of its economic success. The fast pace of economic success resulted to higher living standards, at the cost of turning the country into the world’s number...
Environmental pollution refers to the introduction of harmful pollutants into the environment. The major types of environmental pollution are air pollution, water pollution, noise pollution, thermal pollution, soil pollution and light pollution.
Deforestation and hazardous gaseous emissions also leads...
THE LITHOSPHERE AND LAND POLLUTION
Often air pollution causes people difficulty breathing. Some groups of people such as infants, the elderly, and people with asthma or other respiratory diseases are more heavily affected by air pollution.
Pollutants in the air, caught in air currents...
Year 2013 was looked upon as the milestone for Indian cinema as the industry celebrated 100 years of entertainment and establishment. Hindi, Bhojpuri, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Gujrati, Punjabi, Haryanvi, Bengali etc are some of the main contributors in the process and have provided...
1. The biggest problem currently facing the Mexican government is:
alleviating the threat of air pollution in large cities.
responding to changes in United States immigration policies.
dealing with violent drug cartels and maintain order in border states...
Air pollution is defined as any contamination of the atmosphere that disturbs the natural composition and chemistry of the air. This can be in the form of particulate matter such as dust or excessive gases like carbon dioxide.
Causes of Air pollution
Exhaust from vehicles or manufacturing...
What Are The Causes And Effects Of Water Pollution?
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What are the causes and effects of water pollution?
Over two thirds of Earth's surface is covered by water; less than a third is taken up by land. As Earth's population continues...
Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into the natural environment that cause adverse change. Pollution can take the form of chemical substances or energy, such as noise, heat or light. Pollutants, the components of pollution, can be either foreign substances/energies or naturally occurring contaminants...
Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies (e.g. lakes, rivers, oceans, aquifers and groundwater). Water pollution occurs when pollutants are directly or indirectly discharged into water bodies without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds. In the past, before the industrial revolution...
[hide]v · d · eThe Five Rivers of The Punjab |
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Punjabi Names | Jhelum · Chenab · Ravi · Sutlej · Beas |
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Greek Names | Hydaspes · Acesines · Hydraotes · Hesidros · Hyphasis | |
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Sanskrit Names | Vitasta · Ashikini · Parushani · Shatadru · Vipasa | |
Jehlum River or Jhelum...
Mitigation Strategies and Solutions: Water Pollution
University of Phoenix
January 18, 2009
category types of pollution which are;1) Point-source pollution; 2) Nonpoint-source pollution; and 3) Air pollution. Point-source pollution refers to mercury, fecal matter, and sewage, from treatment plants or industrial facilities, being dumped into the Lake. Nonpoint-source pollution refers to runoff...
When toxic substances enter lakes, streams, rivers, oceans, and other water bodies, This results in the pollution of water
Water pollution has many sources. The most polluting of them are the city sewage and industrial waste discharged into the rivers.
Agricultural run-off, or...
Pollution in India
While India is proving itself to be a major powerhouse economically its environment is suffering in a major way. Air pollution, water pollution and garbage are serious problems in India. These are causing degradation of land, resource depletion, environmental degradation...
Environmental pollution in Dhaka city
Pollution is an undesirable change in the physical, chemical or biological characteristics of air, water, soil or food that can adversely affect the health, survival or activities of human or other living organisms. The effects of water pollution are far-reaching...
Water pollution is the contamination of water by foreign substances such as chemicals, pesticides, animal wastes, sewage, disease, and organic matter. There are two primary sources of water pollution, point source and non-point source pollution. Point source pollution originates from specific...
Changing consumption pattern has led to rising demand for energy. The final outcomes of this are air pollution, global warming, climate change, water scarcity and water pollution.
Out of India's 3,119 towns and cities, just 209 have partial treatment facilities, and only 8 have...
the globe have been facing a number of health problems caused due to the pollution of land, water and air. Talking about land pollution, it has some of the most devastating effects on both nature and living beings. Land pollution is characterized by the contamination of Earth's surface, where humans and...
cities of Eastern and Pacific Asia: Hong Kong and Singapore. This will show how the GHG emissions from these cities contribute to local and global pollution. This paper will also discuss how the invasion of zebra mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) has been carried across oceans by ships (MacPhee, 2006). This...
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A RIVER.
I am river. I was born a long time ago in an ambiguous region in a mountain. I am combination
of several streams. From the day I was born I was restless to move on and travel to unknown
regions. Thus, I was bubbling with life and vigour, ready to overcome any obstacle that...
Point Source Pollution
September 24, 2010
Point Source Pollution 1
Point source pollution is contamination of the environment through sources of tunnels, ditches, conduit, or pipes. These are places that...
areas of concern are nitrate pollution in surface and groundwater, phosphorus levels in surface water and contamination by pesticides released during farming activities. These chemicals act as nutrients for unwanted algal growth, which causes oxygen depletion within river bodies. This phenomenon is called...
ithi riverKLEAN ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTANTS PVT. LTD., MUMBAI
The Mithi river pollution control needs consideration of the following aspects for clean-up. 1) 2) 3) 4) 5) Domestic sewage due to residential colonies as well as hutments in the thickly populated area. Industrial waste generated...
supply, transportation, recreation. However, nowadays, humans are continuously deteriorating rivers, lakes, and oceans through different agricultural, industrial activities. Abel (1996) states that water pollution defines as “the addition of undesirable materials into aquatic bodies” (p.1). This may cause...
Water is the most vital element among the natural resources, and is crucial for the survival of all living organisms. The environment, economic growth and development of Bangladesh are all highly influenced by water - its regional and seasonal availability, and the quality of...
as well as in Hindi because he knew the implication of printed letters in mission. By realizing the fact that Hindi is rarely found in Christian literature he worked hard to learn Hindi and later he became a famous orator in this language. He also began the periodical, Angel, in Hindi. His ‘Bhavishyavani...
1) What is water pollution?
2) What causes water pollution?
3) Name the 2 sources of pollution
4) What are the different types of water pollution?
5) How can water pollution be prevented?
6) Pollution can be: MICROBIOLOGICAL...
played a little but we wanted to do something else. Two of us remained in the glade and the rest started to search
a river because we knew there was one. We walked a little but we were tired and we wanted a rest. We stopped
and ate some sandwiches...
Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies such as lakes, rivers, oceans, and groundwater caused by human activities, which can be harmful to organisms and plants that live in these water bodies.
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resource issue that was selected is water pollution. The issue of water pollution originated from industrial facility’s using pipes to drain pollution from the plant’s into the rivers, from farm lands using fertilizer that is carried away by rain into the streams and rivers, and by some air pollutants such as;...
Ruskin Bond (Hindi: रस्किन बोंड, born 19 May 1934) is an Indian author of British descent. He was born in Kasauli (Himachal Pradesh). His father was Aubrey Alexander Bond who served in the RAF during World War II. He had one real sister and brother - Ellen and William. When the writer...
Citywise Estimated Pollution Loads
Name Of Town | Flow (MLD) | BOD (M.T.D) |
Yamuna nagar | 28 | 4.15 |
Karnal | 23 | 3.45 |
Panipat | 25 | 3.75 |
Sonipat | 19 | 8.10 |
Gurgaon | 20 | 3.03 |
Faridabad | 102 | 15.15 |
Delhi | 1700 | 132 |
Saharanpur | 45 | 6.75 |
Muzaffarnagar | 35...
population of Lakshadweep Island is 51707 people
In Andaman and Nicobar islands many languages are spoken like Nicobarese, Bengali, English, Hindi, Tamil, and Malayalam etc.
parts of Lakshadweep Island Malayalam is spoken.
Andaman and Nicobar consist of 570 islands.
There are many different types of marine polution and each one has a negative effect on all organisms in comes into contact with. The four major forms of marine pollution toxic substances, organic substances, thermal, and ecological. In this essay I will focus...
CASE STUDY ON
POLLUTION IN VELLORE: SOURCES AND MEASURES TO CHECK IT.
SOURCES AND METHODS TO REDUCE POLLUTION IN VELLORE
Shraddha Sahu and Akshay Ahuja
B.tech- Electronics and communication Engg., SENSE, VIT UNIVERSITY,
Central Highlands in Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra, urbanization was most noticeable in the river basins and adjacent plateau regions of the Mahanadi, Narmada, and Tapti rivers. The coastal plains and river deltas of the east and west coasts also showed increased levels of urbanization.
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What is pollution ?
When Harmful Substances Contaminate the Environment it is Called Pollution.
Pollution refers to the very bad condition of environment in terms of quantity and quality ...
Water pollution is the world’s worst form of pollution. If you were to take a look into a glass of water it may look clear, but in reality millions of microscopic pollutants are floating through it. Most people believe that water pollution is an environmental problem where animals and plants can be...
Petaluma River |
Research and Analysis Report |
The purpose of this project was to research and analyze the Petaluma River and its watershed. This paper contains a brief overview and history of the Petaluma River and its Watershed. |
Civ. E 530: Open Channel Hydraulics ...
“The Return of the Cuyahoga River”
“The Return of the Cuyahoga River”
The Cuyahoga River was the heart of the land and the quality of the river was a direct reflection of how people viewed the quality of their life. The river is 100 miles long and it’s a place where tycoons and legends were made...
may isang simbahan na itinatayo sa isang lugar sa kasalukuyang Marikina. Sa hindi sinasadyang pagkakataon, may mga Kastilang nagtatanong ng kung anong lugar na ang kanilang kinatatayuan. Dahil sa mga Pilipino sila nagtanong, hindi iyon naintindihan ng huli kaya’t sa pag-aakalang kinakamusta ang itintayong...
Pigeon River Pollution
The Pigeon River flows through North Carolina and right here into East Tennessee. The Pigeon River got its name from an extinct bird, which migrated through the valley of North Carolina. Although, the Pigeon River looks nice, there is something extremely harmful...
Nonpoint source water pollution is a problem that each of us contribute to daily. Polluted runoff continues to affect negatively our ocean water’s ability to maintain its viability as a natural water resource. Action needs to be taken to manage and sustain the ocean’s water source. Because this is...
Pollution is an issue of concern in the modern world that we live in today. There are many types of pollution, namely air, water and noise. Pollution in our environment will undoubtedly affect our quality of life. Our naturally beautiful world becoming ugly because it is suffering from the...
county look moreattractive , the government built an aquarium. However, the animals in the aquarium could not survive from its source of water, the river, because of the industries which are located further upstream. Reports received from each industry allowed us to identify ions of interest that are...
Academic Writing 1
Water Pollution In The Philippines
The Philippines is an archipelago, which means it is made up of a group of islands and is rich in bodies of water such as the oceans, rivers, and lakes. However, according to the data released by Water Environment...
individual, institutions, organizations in the local, state, and national level are getting involved in relation to the incident at Dan River.
The incident at Dan River is brought about by a massive coal ash spill by Duke Energy. Such incident could have been prevented if the company has taken extra...
The fieldtrip on the Kam Tin North River Basin was carried out from 9:55 a.m. to 12:05p.m. on the 15th March, 2013. Sites 1-6 are located along the river from tributaries in upper stream to the main channel in lower stream, in which data related to water quality of river was collected. Depending on geological...