Erosion

  • Rising water level erodes canal embankment, leaving villages flooded 28-07-2013 02:11 PM

    Several villages in North Mohania and Durgawati blocks of Bihar's Kaimur district were flooded on Sunday after the embankment of Durgawati canal eroded under pressure from rising water level, official sources said. The Durgawati canal embankment eroded near Samauta village under pressure from the rising water level flooding several villages,...
  • After erosion, encroachments haunt Goa's beaches 08-12-2012 01:01 PM

    Panaji: It is as if some evil eye has been cast on Goa's golden goose - its beaches - which year after year harvest tourists by the hundreds of thousands. If natural threats like erosion weren't serious enough, the latest threat for Goa's golden beaches comes from greedy land-hoggers who,...
  • Monsoon misery for Karnataka fishermen 29-06-2007 12:49 AM

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