Climate Change

How desertification threatens most of India

A state-wise analysis of land degradation by soil erosion, mining, urbanisation and many other practices

 
By DTE Staff
Last Updated: Monday 16 September 2019
How desertification threatens most of India
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Desertification setting in across a quarter of India

Another 30% of the county’s land is undergoing degradation. What does this mean for the country where more than 60% people depends on agriculture? Read more

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