The Biggest Challenge Yet – Global Warmingby Opinion Express October 24, 2018 0 comments
Just few decades back, the world was really a place to live, where there was proper balance in the climate and environment was conducive for human life. With the passage of time and increase in industrialization and urbanization, there has been an imbalance in the climate. Everything that has life has started observing Global Warming and Climate Change, which has become an eye opener for everyone and it is a matter of great concern for the future generation and mother earth.
Environmental issues have harmful effects of human activity on the biophysical environment. Environmental protection is a practice of protecting the natural environment on individual, organizational or governmental levels, for the benefit of both the environment and humans. Environment destruction caused by humans is a global problem, and this is a problem that is ongoing every day. Major current environmental issues may include climate change, pollution, environmental degradation, and resource depletion are the result of human overpopulation, Hydrology, Intensive farming, Land use, Nanotechnology and Nuclear issues. Major effects are climate change, environmental degradation, environmental health, environmental issues with energy, overpopulation, resource depletion, toxicants, wastes etc.
In earlier times, there was a standard pattern of rainfall every year across the world. Drought and flood were the rare phenomenon. But now it has become a reality and every living and non-living objects across the world are suffering profoundly. The pattern of rainfall has even changed and has become totally unpredictable. All these are due to manmade error to satisfy their present needs and requirements. No one thinks of future. Human life has started experiencing the rise in temperature, drop in potable drinking water level, depletion of ground water, drying up of lakes and rivers. Now, the time is just ripe and everyone has started talking about this. Seminars, exhibitions, lectures, presentations are being done and conducted on a national level and international level by respective country leaders. But these activities do not deliver the solution and no concrete outcome is generated. Time is time and it doesn’t waits for anyone. We should now take the utmost effort to make the future more livable by finding solution to the reasons for increase in Global Warming and Climate Change.
By DIWAKAR SHETTY KRG India Research Centre for Rainwater Harvesting and Environment, a company based out in Vadodara, Gujarat State are first and foremost research institute in India, who has been engaged in finding solutions to Global Warming, Climate Change, Change in Rainfall Pattern and Hydro Geology pattern since last more than two decades.
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