Hydroclimate extremes

Facts for Prelims (FFP)   Source: PIB  Context: A recent study at Banaras Hindu University examined the impact of global warming on hydroclimate extremes over the Indian River Basins (IRBs). Hydroclimatic extremes are extreme events that can have substantial impacts on human societies and ecosystems. These events include Floods, Droughts, Heatwaves, and Rainstorms. The study used high-resolution simulated …