The environment is only a place where all living beings can survive. Air, water, soil etc. are environmental components. People establish industry, build road, bridge, etc. Activities of people have negative effect on air, water and land. Degrade in the quality of environmental components is considered as environmental degradation.
Effects in environment by activities of people
With the ever increasing population of the world demand of people is also increasing. People fulfill their needs and demands by from the environment. Besides, every developmental activity like construction of the road, bridge, school, hospitals and so on is done on earth and done by the use of natural resources. When the resource of nature is used haphazardly then ecosystem gets degrade. These activities cause environmental pollution.
Environmental pollution is one of the biggest problems the world faces today. The environmental pollution is becoming an increasingly worse problem that needs to be taken care of as soon as possible to protect the resources of the earth. With the growing number of automobiles and the greenhouse effect problem becoming more and more of a threat, air pollution is something to be concerned with. Pollution is created by individuals, communities and by industries that collect and dispose of pollutants improperly. Many diseases have been evolving due to pollution. There are four types of pollution. They are:
Name any four physical components of environment.
What are natural resources? Describe the interrelationship between the human being and natural resources.
Resources that are not made by the human being are called natural resources. It is formed by the natural process itself. All the things such as air, water, soil, vegetation, minerals are natural resources. The human being has to rely on natural resources for day to day activities.
What do you mean by natural resources? Explain.
Resources that are not made by the human being are called natural resources. It is formed by the natural process itself. All the things such as air, water, soil, vegetation, minerals are natural resources. There exists a natural process growth, development and destruction of the natural resources. They are crucial for all individuals, family society and the whole nation. Natural resources are our valuable wealth. Without which our existence is impossible. Natural resources are the things of our daily consumption and development. Destruction of the natural resources makes it difficult for the entire creature to survive.
What sort of effects does water pollution have on living beings?
Water pollution causes several waterborne diseases such as diarrhoea, dysentery, cholera, jaundice etc. to the human being.
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