Soil Erosion and Crop Productivity Loss for Raigad District of Konkan Region

  title={Soil Erosion and Crop Productivity Loss for Raigad District of Konkan Region},
  author={Madhuri Ankush Phadtare and Sachin Nandgude and Sanjani Salunkhe and Dilip Mahale},
  journal={International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences},
  • M. PhadtareS. Nandgude D. Mahale
  • Published 20 February 2020
  • Environmental Science
  • International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences
Balanced ecosystems comprising soil, water and plant environments are essential for the survival and welfare of mankind. However, ecosystems have been disturbed in the past due to over exploitation in many parts of the world, including some parts of India. The resulting imbalance in the ecosystem is revealed through various undesirable effects, such as degradation of soil surfaces, frequent occurrence of intense floods etc. (Kothari, 1996). 

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