Types of vegetation in india/natural vegetation of india india is bestowed with a wide range of flora and fauna the natural vegetation is the endowments of nature they grow naturally by following the climatic variables due to a diverse geographical and climatic condition, an extensive range of natural. India boasts a variety of organisms apart from a handful of domesticated animals , such as cows, water buffaloes, goats, chickens, and both bactrian and dromedary camels, india has a wide spectrum of animals native to the country it is home to bengal and indochinese tigers, asiatic lions, indian and indochinese leopards,. Natural vegetation of india natural vegetation refers to a plant community that has been left undisturbed over a long time so as to allow its individual species to adjust themselves to climate and soil conditions as fully as possible india is a land of great variety of natural vegetation himalayan heights are marked with. The climate in india ranges from mountain in the himalayas to a variety of other climates ranging from desert, monsoonal and rain forest part of the reason for the variety in natural vegetation is the topography and rainfall the soil types, amount of sunlight, rainfall and temperature varieties all contribute to the variety of flora. Support us : download our app : http:// exambin/app welcome back to the fourth lesson on geography here we are going to see about natural vegetation of india lecture which will be helpful for your preparations with climate of natural vegetation of india upsc/ias. Map showing vegetation in india locating different kinds of forest vegetation like mangrove forest, scrubs, open forest and dense forest. Factors affecting natural vegetation in india 8:54 2 forest ecosystem 10:06 3 natural vegetation in india 10:36 4 wildlife in india 8:23 5 wildlife conservation in india 8:49 stay tuned more lessons will be added soon looks like you are on a low speed connection please be patient oops.
The land colonised by natural vegetation is usually grouped under three categories: forests, grasslands, (savanna, grass lands and steppes) and scrubland india is among the first ten countries, in terms of area under forests, trailing behind countries like russia, canada, brazil, china, the usa and congo. Watch a video with full explanation for natural vegetation & wildlife of india, geography class 9 ncert along with short pdf summary notes for your exam. India is a country of diversity with a wide range of land- forms including major mountain ranges, deserts, rich agricultural plains, and hilly jungle regions the forests have abundant tree species and a variety of types including evergreen, semi-ever- green, dry/moist deciduous and mixed forest human activities and natural. Soil erosion: natural vegetation acts as a natural barrier to reduce the wind velocity thus preventing soil erosion the root system holds the soil intact and protects it from erosion by running water 4 medicines: medicinal plants, herbs, spices and herbal remedies are known to ayurveda in india since long times the leaves.
Natural vegetation of india tropical evergreen rain forests deciduous or monsoon type of forests tropical dry deciduous forests arid forests and desert vegetation tidal or mangrove forests mountain forests natural vegetation of india. Article shared by the natural vegetation, generally, grows well where there is enough rainfall it is conserved where the land is not fit for cultivation the natural vegetation of india changes from one region to another due to the variations in the climate and soils on the basis of climate and relief the natural vegetation of india.
Geography india natural vegetation - learn geography starting from introduction , physical aspect, drainage system, climate, natural vegetation, national forest, wildlife, soil, land resources, agriculture, mineral resources, energy resources, industry, transport, communications, foreign trade, the people, settlement. Natural vegetation – introduction natural vegetation are gifts of nature they grow naturally they follow the climatic variables due to a variety of climates, a wide range of natural vegetation grows in india types of natural vegetation vary according to climate, soil and altitude a study of the distribution of. The following are the principal types of natural vegetation in india: (1) tropical evergreen rain forests (2) deciduous or monsoon type of forests (3) dry deciduous forests and scrubs (4) semi desert and desert vegetation (5) tidal or mangrove forests and.
Vegetation in india 1 vegetation in india by snehal bhargava vi-b 2 vegetation of india can be divided into five types due to varied climatic conditions, india has a wide range of natural vegetation tropical evergreen forests tropical deciduous forests. The overall climate of india is suitable for the growth of forests the climax formations of indian subcontinent have been altered much due to human activities in the last few thousand years however, the remaining vegetation shows that the natural vegetation of india primarily consists of forests.
Natural vegetation in india is influenced by a few factors like topography, soil, amount of rainfall and temperature natural vegetation in india can be classified in different ways, according to their position, atmosphere, weather condition etc types of natural vegetation in india some of the common.
India is a land of great variety of natural vegetation himalayan heights are marked with temperate vegetation the western ghats and the andaman nicobar islands have tropical rain forests, the deltaic regions have tropical forests and mangroves the desert and semi desert areas of rajasthan are known. Have you noticed different kinds of plants and vegetation when you travel to different states such is the diverse natural vegetation of india in this chapter, we will cover some basics about the natural vegetation in india we will also look at some interesting classifications and examples of the same. Natural vegetation in india is that plant which grows naturally and automatically in nature there are different types of climate which grow the plants on a full range of the natural plant natural vegetation followed by the environment variables it doesn't need to help of the human being for grow one of the. Natural vegetation means the plants that have not been grown by humans they are the monsoon forests found in the large part of india- eastern slopes of the western ghats, the tarai regions of the himalayas, bihar, uttar pradesh, odisha, west bengal, maharashtra, andhra pradesh, karnataka, and.