Wasteland Reclamation

Wasteland Reclamation: Wastelands are lands that are economically unproductive, ecologically unsuitable and subject to environmental deterioration. Wastelands are broadly categorized under two groups: Barren and Uncultivable Wasteland- It includes lands that cannot be brought under cultivation or economic use except at a very high cost, whether they exist as isolated pockets or within cultivated holdings. They are mostly lands such as hilly slopes, rocky exposures, stony or leached or gully land and sandy deserts. Cultivable Wasteland- These lands are cultivable but not cultivated for more than five years. It comprises all lands available for cultivation, but not taken up for … Continue reading Wasteland Reclamation