Many fertile soils including alluvial soil which comprises 80% of the total fertile soil available
India occupies a prominent place in the world in the production of many minerals. The chief minerals include Coal, iron ore, manganese, mica, bauxite, titanium ore, chromite, diamonds, limestone, thorium, petroleum, natural gas
India makes use of both renewable and non renewable energy resources. Energy resources include natural gas, thermal, hydro, nuclear and other renewable sources.
Our Natural Resources Wealth
India has diverse vegetation which includes tropical rainforests, deciduous forests and coniferous forests. India has 6 % of the world’s flowering plants.
India has many species of animals, birds and reptiles which includes 7.6% of all mammalian, 12.6% of avian, 6.2% of reptilian of the wildlife population in the world Asian Elephant, Bengal Tiger, Asiatic Lion, Leopard, Sloth Bear and Indian Rhinoceros, antelopes are some of the important animals.
Develop and employ tools for monitoring the possibility of natural hazards and providing preventive measures
How do the choices we make affect our lives?
Through this project, we learnt that we need to make the right choices to make a difference. We learnt that if we choose to be ignorant, we will face consequences which will impact our lives. For example, we realised that every single person’s irresponsible use of water contributes to water scarcity.