Anupma Sharma

Anupma Sharma
Greening of barren lands – the local way
The Chauka system of Rajasthan can not only provide a sustainable way to manage water resources in water stressed regions, but also support livelihoods through development of pastures. Posted on 11 Jul, 2022 01:04 PM

Groundwater, the lifeline of India

Over 55 percent of India’s population relies on groundwater for irrigation, water for cattle, domestic consumption, and industrial use making India the world’s greatest groundwater extractor, surpassing the USA and China combined.

Can greening of barren lands happen? (Image Source: India Water Portal Flickr photos)