Environment includes air, water, land and the inter relationship between air water, land and human beings and other living creatures, plants micro-organisms and property. Environment effects the wellbeing of man, animal and plants world over. Man is more advanced in intellect and hence it is the duty of man to protect the environment from undesired pollutions. The book discusses various aspects of Global warming, climate change, health hazards, dwindling of forest, water resources and natural resources and stress on biological diversity.
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Table of Contents
1. Environment 2. Biological Environment of Sea 3. Natural Resources 4. Environmental Degradation and Protection 5. The Atmosphere 6. The Oceans 7. Soils 8. Environmental Pollution 9. Water and its Pollutions 10. Forests 11. The Biodiversity 12. The Climate-Role of Ocean in Climate Fluctuations 13. International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme IGBP-1989 14. Modern Aids of Communication and Detection 15. Energy
Navale Pandharinath, Retired Director, Indian Meteorological Department, India