Rainfall and other forms of Precipitation
Deficient rainfall results in low storage in reservoirs of north, central India
Four more wetlands get the Ramsar tag
Odisha’s Puri first city in the country to provide safe drinking water while
Vegetation in peninsular India is dominated by large tracts of grasslands, mainly savanna vegetation.
Maharashtra faces an increasing risk from climate change which is likely to impact the production of four major crops - Soybean, Cotton, Wheat and Gram, grown in the State according to a study by the Institute for Sustainable Communities.
Even before the monsoon sets in, collective stock in 130 major reservoirs 27 percent of total capacity