Over the past couple of decades most development programs have come to the conclusion that peoples' participation is crucial for their success. Forestry programs have followed the same general direction. In Nepal, it is realized that forests condition and area were decreased mainly in 1980s due to rapidly increasing population pressure (Adhikari 2001). Therefore, government institutions and INGO's took initiation for involving local people, especially women in the management of the forest....
Malaysia is enriched by abundance of natural resources and one of them is the rivers or also known as surface water. River or surface water is precious and vital natural resource for all life on Earth especially human being as it provides water supply for human domestic use, irrigation for agriculture, as a means of transportation, industries use and so on. Even though there always has been plenty of fresh water in Malaysia, clean water supply has not always been available due to the rising...
Municipality Dziadowa KÅ‚oda located in the eastern part of the province of Lower Silesia. According to the division of the physical and geographical regionalization Polish.The eastern part of the municipality is located south of the region of Wielkopolska Lowland. The western part of the municipality is located in the macro-shaft Trzebnicki, mezoregion Twardogóra Hills. large part of the village lies within the Plateau and Plains Wieruszów OleÅ›nicka has...
Climate change brought about by global warming is one of the biggest threats to mankind's survival. Due to human activity the temperature of the earth's surface has increased by about 1.4°F during the last 90-100 years. Scientists have identified that greenhouse gases are the main reason we are experiencing global warming. The last government was attempting to combat climate change by setting annual targets for the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions until 2050 by placing duties on the...
According to Oil Gas Journal , India had approximately 5.7 billion barrels of proven oil reserves as of January 2011, the second-largest amount in the Asia-Pacific region after China. India's crude oil reserves tend to be light and sweet. India produced roughly 950 thousand barrels per day (bbl/d) of total liquids in 2010, of which 750 bbl/d was crude oil. India consumed 3.2 million barrels per day (bbl/d) in 2010. Although the government has taken steps in recent years to reform the...
1. INTRODUCTION1.1 Disaster: "Disasters don't just happen. They are the result of a chain of events, locked together in moment in time."Disaster is defined as an emergency situation causing wide spread destruction which far exceeds our ability to recover. Disaster is a very common occurrence to the human society. Though its form may be diverse, it has been a challenge for society across castes, creeds, communities and countries. Disasters mainly divided into two most important...
At present time there are many environmental pressures that companies face in their daily work. These pressures have to bear the straight costs of the company, even if the costs can sometimes be concealed. Some of the businesses are facing some subject matters such as customer's requirements, legislation, supply chain demands, social values, competitors, diminish costs, develop environmental performance, suppliers Environmental management is an ongoing procedure of, implementation, evaluation,...
This literary review aimed to discover if the UK consumer should be worried about the level of pesticide residues in their food, the health effects (adverse or otherwise) and if they are unfavourable to the extent that consumers should stop buying foods which contain pesticide residues. Information for this literary review was obtained by extensive research into the subject of pesticide residues with the use of journals, articles, books and internet sources such as the Pesticide Residue...
The Air Force has established through the years a world class environmental, safety and occupational health (ESOH) programs. These separate programs have evolved over the year to give the Air Force an excellent track record in complying with laws and regulations. The Air Force moved to elevate these programs to a level of excellence by implementing a management program called the Air Force Environmental, Safety, and Occupational Health Management System (ESOHMS). The ESOHMS is a quality...
Strahler (1965) stated that, "Physical geography is the study and unification of a number of earth sciences which give general insight into the nature of man's physical environment. Physical geography is not in its self a distinct branch of science, but simply brings together various parts of natural science with a view to including the environmental influences that vary from place to place over the earth's surface. In so doing it becomes a distinctive discipline." Physical...