Advantages of Watershed Management

Disadvantages of Watershed Management

It helps replenish the groundwater

Building a watershed requires a lot of cost

Since it is run and maintained by the locals, its benefits are distributed to the local people

The area where a watershed can be built is very few (as the area should have adequate rainfall)

Mismanagement and over-exploitation of these natural resources are reduced because the locals are controlling it

Watersheds require regular maintainence

It helps increase production of crops

 
  1. Class 10
  2. Chapter 16 Class 10 - Sustainable Management of Natural Resources

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CA Maninder Singh
CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 11 years and a teacher from the past 11 years. He teaches Science, Accounts and English at Teachoo