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Environmental health in Garhwal Himalaya

a study of Pauri Garhwal

by Ramila Bisht

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Published by Indus Pub. Co. in New Delhi .
Written in English

  • Himalaya Mountains.,
  • India,
  • Garhwal (Region)
    • Subjects:
    • Mountain ecology -- Himalaya Mountains.,
    • Ecology -- India -- Garhwal (Region)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [168]-175) and index.

      StatementRamila Bisht.
      LC ClassificationsQH193.H5 B57 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination176 p. :
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3593528M
      ISBN 108173871329
      LC Control Number2002299235

      This course covers the contentious issues surrounding environment and development in the Himalaya using the Garhwal region of India as the model for larger issues in this region. The Garhwal Himalaya contains some of India's most sacred sites, highest mountains and is widely known for its biodiversity. Author: Andrew Holden Publisher: Psychology Press ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, Kindle View: Get Books. Environment And Tourism Tourism Environment by Andrew Holden, Environment And Tourism Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Environment And Tourism books, Considers the relationship that exists between tourism, society and the environment. Uttarakkhand Mahotsava (, , , , ) organised by Akhil Garhwal Sabha, Dehradun. Garhwal Bhratra Mandal Mela (). National Book Fair organised by Uttarakhand Sanskriti Avum Kala Parishad ( January and December ). National Book Fair organised by Education Department & National Book Trust of India at.

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Garhwal Himalaya Ecology and Environment Hardcover – January 1, by G.S. Rajwar (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback $Author: G.S. Rajwar. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Economic planning for the Uttaranchal Himalaya some environmental considerations/Mohan Singh Panwar and V.S. Negi. Human preparedness for natural disaster reduction/Randhir Singh Sangwan.

The rehabilitation of Gujar community in Garhwal Himalaya/R.S. Panwar and D.D. Maithani. Index. Indus Publishing, - Garhwal (India: Region) - pages 3 Reviews Reconstruction of the political and administrative history of Garhwal during the period to /5(3).

Exploration of psychrophilic microbial diversity and physicochemical environmental variables of glacier-fed lakes in the Garhwal Himalaya, Author: H. Rawat, R. Singh, S. Namtak, A. Deep, S. Mamgain, A. Sharma, N. Tripathi, V. Kirti, R. Kumar. Then we'll look at the Garhwal Himalaya in India, again some research funded by the National Science Foundation, in that case by the international office, and finally we'll end up by looking at central Nepal, the Manaslu-Ganesh and Langtang Helambu area, and that was work funded by the Foundation for Glacier and Environmental Research, but.

Get print book. No eBook available. Proceedings of National Seminar on Interdisciplinary Approach on Himalayan Environment and Sustainable Development from 9th to 11th September in the IMD Hall, ONGC, Dehra Dun.

Prem Bahadur Saxena. Surya International Publications, - Himalaya Mountains Region - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside. The Garhwal Himalayas, ramparts of heaven and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Garhwal Himalaya - AbeBooks Passion for books. Foreword Himalaya is the “treasure house” of natural wealth, particularly of medicinal herbs, which take a lion's share in the rich materia medica of Ayurveda.

Many famous herbal drugs of today would have gone in for wider usage decades ago, if folklore and tradition about them had been taken more seriously, since the properties of many of these plants were known in some form or the other. Tourism in Garhwal Himalaya: With Special Reference to Mountaineering and Trekking in Uttarkashi and Chamoli Districts Harshwanti Bisht Indus Publishing, - Garhwal (India: Region) - pages.

Environmental Challenges in Garhwal Himalaya. Garhwal Himalayan region is one of the unique regions which have attracted several people from all over the world for its natural beauty and endless natural resources.

The Himalaya is the youngest mountain ranges in. Stephen Alter, author of 'Wild Himalaya', shortlisted for the NIF Book Prizeobserves that the pandemic has been both good and bad for fragile ecosystems. The Garhwal Himalayas situated between the latitude of 29 0 26’ to 31 0 28’ N and longitudes 77 0 49’ to 86 0 06’ E is blessed with large number of river system.

The river Bhilangna is a major tributary of river Ganga in Garhwal Himalayas. It originates from the Khatling. Geology. This range is also a part of Himalaya Sivalik Hills, the outer most hills of the Himalaya located in Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

Demographics. The cities which are included in these ranges are Pauri, Tehri, Uttarkashi, Rudraprayag, Chamoli Gopeshwar, and Chota Char Dham pilgrimage namely Gangotri, Yamunotri, Badrinath and of the beautiful sites of the location. Garhwal, Uttarakhand, India, is planning for large-scale sustainable mountain tourism.

However, current tourism practices have resulted in waste accumulation and vegetation loss. This paper explores the possibility of increasing the role of whitewater rafting and adventure tour guides to reduce tourists’ environmental impacts.

Earlier studies on guides acquiescent with this role have found. Garhwal Group Kaliasaur alluvial terrace Pudhatoh Group Water resources Water is the most underutilized, at the same time most abundant resource of Himalaya. It is estimated that ab 00, million cubic meter water flows every year down the Himalaya.

Himalaya, Spices, Health, Traditional Knowledge, Herbal Medcine, Medicinal Plants, Uttaranchal (Uttarakhand), Garhwal Climate Change Climate change and its impact on the Himalayan glaciers a case study on the Chorabari glacier.

indicator for assessing the health of the high altitude wetland Dodi Tal, Garhwal Himalaya, India Volume 4 Issue 4 - Sushma Singh, Ramesh C Sharma Department of Environmental Sciences, Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, India Correspondence: Sushma Singh, Department of Environmental Sciences, Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal.

This would generate sources of livelihood in Himalaya. Speaking on the occasion, University Grants Commission chairman Dhirendra Pratap Singh recalled his days as a student in Garhwal University.

Phytoplankton are important biological indicators of water quality. This current study assessed the physicochemical parameters and phytoplankton diversity of Mandakini River, an important tributary of the River Ganga. Water and phytoplankton samples were collected from three sampling sites located at three different altitudes for a period of twelve months (July –June ).

This paper examines socioeconomic and environmental implications of pilgrimage tourism in the Garhwal Himalaya. The pilgrimage circuit 'Char Dham' has been divided into five pilgrim routes and. Mountain specific socio-environmental indicators were identified through Principal Component method.

• Spatial socio-environmental vulnerability map along altitude was generated for Garhwal Himalaya. • Middle altitude zone was most vulnerable. • Study suggests altitudinal adaptation strategies for addressing climate change.

Observations of rainfall in Garhwal Himalaya, India during – and its correlation with TRMM data Rainfall variations in the Garhwal Himalaya, Uttarakhand were studied for a period of six years from to The rainfall data were obtained through a dense network of rain gauges installed by.

Garhwal is the birthing ground of the holy Ganga, it's two feeder streams, the Alaknanda and the Bhagirathi, wend their way from west and east to join at Devprayag - the confluence of the Gods.

The great mountain of the Garhwal Himalaya, is Nanda Devi, with its. Species richness, IVI and plant diversity indices of selected biotic stress sites of Garhwal Forest Division were studied.

Total density range for the tree species (Plants m -2) was to ; for shrubs was to and for herbs was to Total basal cover (cm 2 m -2) ranged from to for tree, to for. SUMMARY A short-term pilot project was initiated to demonstrate agroforestry on rainfed agricultural and abandoned terraced lands at Sumari village in Garhwal Himalaya.

The aim was to involve local people and to seek their help and cooperation in raising multi-purpose trees in their own fields to meet their requirements for fuel, food and small timber.

Assessment of Annual Shoot Biomass and Carbon Storage Potential of Grewia optiva: an Approach to Combat Climate Change in Garhwal Himalaya.

Water Air and Soil Pollution (), doi. /s Citation: Sharma RC, Tiwari V. Phytoplankton diversity in relation to physico-chemical environmental variables of Nachiketa Tal, Garhwal Himalaya. Biodiversity Int J. ;2(2) Garhwal Himalaya provides enormous benefits to the human being in the form of shelter, food, water, medicine, fuel and industrial products and fodder.

Medicinal Plants and Traditional Health. Vibrations in the urban environment controlling Rn migration in soils. Radon in soil gas and groundwater.

Radon measurements in soil and water and its relation with geology, Garhwal Himalaya, India. Prediction of the earthquake in the western Japan from the change of radon concentrations in air. Environmental radon and thoron. This would produce the sources of livelihood in Himalaya. Hemvati Nandan Garhwal University in Pauri Garhwal celebrated its 8th convocation on Tuesday.

Pokhriyal was the chief guest at. District in Garhwal Himalaya”, Project submitted to G.B Gupta, R.K. The Living Himalaya, Vol.

I, Aspect of Environment and Resources Ecology of Garhwal. Gupta. R.K S.K. Tourism and Heritage Resources In Garhwal Himalaya; Kaveri Books, New Delhi.

Handberg, R. () Creating Transportation Infrastructure through State. Cite this paper: Prem Prakash, Praveen Joshi and Vijay Kant Purohit. Impact on Density of Paeonia emodi along Altitudinal Gradient in Garhwal Himalaya, d Ecology and Environmental Sciences. ; 8(5) doi: /aees Abstract In the present study we have described the impact of altitudinal gradient on the density of Paeonia emodi in the Garhwal.

Bista is literally translated as Baron or landholder. For example; Chauhan in Eastern Nepal were referred as Bista in an explanation of assault of a Chauhan man by a Dalit man where governmental orders of capital punishment was given to the Dalit man on Poush B V.S.

( A.D.) on the grounds of assaulting a high caste citizen. The excerpts from the royal orders to Bichari (Judge. Mountain women's resistance to inequitable development practice manifests itself in several ways; one of the most visible ways is their campaigning with social movements.

The efforts to save the Ganges (Ganga) River from hydroelectric dams in the Garhwal Himalaya of Uttarakhand, India, are a case in point. Within these movements, men often take leadership roles, while women from a range of.

Highlights Fodder extraction from forests is a major issue in Indian Himalayan Region. Quantification of fodder biomass harvested (both green and dry fodder) and equivalent energy value along with the labor energy expenditure in harvesting fodder has been worked out in the study.

Study tries to provide an overall view of the issue that leads to drudgery of rural hill women, resource extraction. Environmental Health Perspectives (June): Google Scholar Ramesh C. Sharma, and Archana Sharma. Sacred groves: Traditional way of conserving plant diversity in Garhwal Himalaya, Uttaranchal.

Journal of American Science 2 (2): Google Scholar. Ball, Martin. Basic Books. Google Scholar. Rawls, John. Bahukhandi P.C. (): Geomorphological and Environmental Investigation of Landslide in the Alaknanda Valley (Garhwal Himalaya). Unpublished Thesis Garhwal University, Srinagar Garhwal.

Bose, S.C. (): Geography of the Himalaya, National Book Trust New Delhi. Garhwal Himalaya, India Munesh Kumar1*, Mehraj A Sheikh1 and Rainer W Bussmann2 Abstract Background: The northern part of India harbours a great diversity of medicinal plants due to its distinct geography and ecological marginal conditions.

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