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VTU Environmental Studies Notes PDF – ES Pdf VTU of Total Modules
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Link:Module-1 (Unit-1 and Unit-2)
Link:Module-2 (Unit-3 and Unit-4)
Link:Module-3 (Unit-5 and Unit-6)
Link:Module-4 (Unit-7 and Unit-8)
Link:Module-5 (Unit-9 and Unit-10)
Introduction: Environment – Components of Environment Ecosystem: Types & Structure of Ecosystem, Balanced ecosystem Human Activities – Food, Shelter, Economic & Social Security.
Impacts of Agriculture & Housing Impacts of Industry, Mining & Transportation Environmental Impact Assessment, Sustainable Development.
Natural Resources, Water resources – Availability & Quality aspects, Water borne diseases & water induced diseases, Fluoride problem in drinking water Mineral resources, Forest Wealth Material Cycles – Carbon Cycle, Nitrogen Cycle & Sulphur Cycle.
Energy – Different types of energy, Conventional sources & Non Conventional sources of energy Solar energy, Hydro electric energy, Wind Energy, Nuclear energy, Biomass & Biogas Fossil Fuels, Hydrogen as an alternative energy.
Environmental Pollution – Water Pollution, Noise pollution, Land Pollution, Public Health Aspects.
Global Environmental Issues : Population Growth, Urbanization, Land Management, Water & Waste Water Management.
Air Pollution & Automobile Pollution: Definition, Effects – Global Warming, Acid rain & Ozone layer depletion, Controlling measures.
Solid Waste Management, E – Waste Management & Biomedical Waste Management – Sources, Characteristics & Disposal methods.
Introduction to GIS & Remote sensing, Applications of GIS & Remote Sensing in Environmental Engineering Practices.
Environmental Acts & Regulations, Role of government, Legal aspects, Role of Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs) , Environmental Education & Women Education.