Dynamic Ground Water Resource Assessment 2022 Report

GS Paper 3 Syllabus: Environment Conservation Source: Indian Express,  PIB   Direction: Water is always an important and favourite topic of UPSC. Always have notes prepared on the different aspects of water use.    Context:  An assessment report on groundwater by the Central ground water board and States/UTs was released recently. (Under Ministry of Jal …

Groundwater plays a major role in both hydrologic and human systems. The existing approach for utilising groundwater is flawed and unsustainable. Hence, there is need to have a new paradigm for groundwater management. Discuss. (250 words, 15 marks)

12. Groundwater plays a major role in both hydrologic and human systems. The existing approach for utilising groundwater is flawed and unsustainable. Hence, there is need to have a new paradigm for groundwater management. Discuss. (250 words, 15 marks)

Evaluate the status of ground water depletion in the major first green revolution regions. Suggest steps to prevent over exploitation of ground water in those regions.

Topic: Important Geophysical phenomena such as earthquakes, Tsunami, Volcanic activity, cyclone etc., geographical features and their location-changes in critical geographical features (including water-bodies and ice-caps) and in flora and fauna and the effects of such changes. 1.  Evaluate the status of ground water depletion in the major first green revolution regions. Suggest steps to prevent …