Water Resources

1

‘‘The dams that were constructed to control floods have triggered floods.’’ Analyse the statement.

2

Why is there a need to develop rainwater harvesting system in India? Explain.

3

How has the ever increasing number of industries in India made worse position by exerting pressure on existing fresh water resources? Explain.

4

Explain reasons for which the multi-purpose projects and large dams have come under great scrutiny and opposition in the recent years.