“Natural Hazards in Orissa” is a captivating read written by N.K Mahalik, exploring the dangers and threats caused by the various natural calamities in Orissa. The book provides an in-depth understanding of the natural hazards prevalent in the state, including earthquakes, floods, droughts, cyclones, and landslides.
The author delves into the factors that contribute to the occurrence of these hazards and their impact on the social, economic, and environmental aspects of Orissa. The book presents evidence-based analysis on the vulnerability of the state, its coping mechanisms, and the impact of modern development projects on its natural surroundings.
Through vivid descriptions and real-life case studies, the author provides readers with insight into the causes of these disasters as well as their short and long-term consequences. This book serves as a valuable resource for researchers, environmentalists, policymakers, media personnel, and students interested in exploring natural hazards and their impact on a regional level.
“Natural Hazards in Orissa” is an essential read for anyone interested in gaining a comprehensive understanding of the natural, social, and economic landscape of Orissa and the risks it faces. The information provided in this book is highly relevant and must-read for individuals seeking to widen their understanding of natural hazards and how to mitigate their impact.
|Books name||Natural Hazards in Orissa|
|No Of pages||4|
|Publisher||National Book Trust,India|