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Impact of Human Activities on Landscape of Mylliem Granite Area, Meghalaya

Author(s):

Kashmiri Begum , NORTH-EASTERN HILL UNIVERSITY, SHILLONG

Keywords:

Impact of Human Activities, Meghalaya

Abstract

Human beings are not only controlled by the environment but they in turn also alter the environment; their intensity depending on the level of technological progress. In this process, they create major long-term problems both for the natural and man-made environment. This paper aims at studying the geomorphology of Mylliem granite area of Meghalaya and the impact of human activities on its landscape. It is found from the study that human activities have brought about significant changes in landscapes of the study area resulting in various geo-environmental problems.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV5I50894
Published in: Volume : 5, Issue : 5
Publication Date: 01/08/2017
Page(s): 954-958

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