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Soil and Its Types: Alluvium, Black, Red and Yellow, Laterite, Arid, Saline, Peaty and Mountain Soils

In this tutorial, I will take you through Soil and Its different types – Alluvium, Black, Red and Yellow, Laterite, Arid, Saline, Peaty and Mountain Soils. Out of all, alluvium soil is the most fertile soil located in the Indo-Gangetic Plain of India which covers around 15 lakh sq. km of the total area. Thus … Read more

Desert and Its Types: Hot Desert, Cold Desert, Semi-Arid Desert and Coastal Desert

In this tutorial, we will go through desert and its different types: Hot Desert, Cold Desert, Semi-Arid Desert and Coastal Desert. Deserts are usually the regions with less precipitation. All of the major deserts you will see is between 15° and 30° north and south of the equator because of the characteristics of the atmospheric … Read more