Deserts (Thar Desert)
-What is a Desert?
-Where Are Hot Deserts Found?
-Characteristics of Hot Deserts
-Soils in Hot Deserts
-How Do We Use Deserts?
-The Thar Desert
- where is the Thar Desert?
- development challenges in the Thar Desert
- opportunities for development in the Thar Desert
- what is desertification?
- which areas are vulnerable to desertification?
- causes of desertification
3. population growth
5. location in high pressure zones (limiting rainfall)