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 Deforestation due to mining has caused severe land degradation in which one of the following states ?

(a) Odisha

(b) Tamil Nadu

(c) Kerala

(d) Gujarat


So, the correct answer is (a) - Odisha


  • Mining is not always a primary direct driver of deforestation and forest degradation, its indirect and cumulative forest impacts can be significant. 
  • Mining sites are abandoned leaving deep scars and traces of over burdening .
  • In states like Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Odisha deforestation due to mining has caused severe land degradation .

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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 13 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.