farming is very essential so as soil
what are the policies adopted by indian government to conserve and replenish soil resources

Asked by vrishti TOKAS | 19th May, 2015, 05:46: PM

Expert Answer:

The various strategies and policies adopted by the Indian government to conserve land/soil resources are:

  • Introduction of an All India Soil and Land-Use Survey Organization to conduct surveys of the soil/land at regular intervals.
  • Treatment of catchment in selected river valley projects and integrated watershed management projects in catchment of flood prone rivers.
  • Providing assistance to various states to control shifting cultivation.
  • To develop and implement various training programmes, workshops and seminars for building up professional competence and for creation of awareness.

Answered by Akanksha Kaul | 20th May, 2015, 10:43: AM

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