Biggest coral reseeding project launches on Great Barrier Reef

Topics Covered: Conservation related issues.   Biggest coral reseeding project launches on Great Barrier Reef What to study? Static Part: About Great barrier reef, location and key facts on coral reefs. Dynamic and Current: Coral reef, coral bleaching, reasons and new ways to protect and regrow them. Context: Scientists have launched the largest-ever attempt to …

Security restrictions in border areas revised

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Security challenges and their management in border areas; linkages of organized crime with terrorism.   Security restrictions in border areas revised   What to study? Static Part: Border states and neighbours- a brief overview of …

Fly ash

Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation. Conservation, environmental pollution and degradation, environmental impact assessment.   Fly ash   What to study? Static Part: What is fly ash, how is it produced and where it can be used? Dynamic and Current: Concerns …

Heat Wave

Topics Covered: Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc., geographical features and their location- changes in critical geographical features. Disaster and disaster management.   Heat Wave   What to study? Static Part: What are heat waves and how are they classified? Dynamic and Current: Why is India vulnerable, effects of heatwaves …