impact of climate change on Himalaya, downstream connection and resilient solution
November 26, 2017
Impacts of change
desertification in phewa lake. one of the beautiful lake of the beautiful city Pokhara, which has attracted several thousands of local and foreign tourist has been turning into land . land under water is being exposed and women are freely laundering avoiding the costly water of the city.
this photo was taken in Adhikarichaur of Baglung district . most of the area of this village is dry. now days rainfall is not occurring in timely manner. so in order to irrigate the field people are making water conservation pond. some time they use it for drinking purpose as well.
as the climatic parameter are being irregular people of the Dhorpatan valley are switching their cropping system to another. these field used to contain potatoes as a main crop nowadays there is no certainty about raining , snowing so people are doing apple plantation in the agricultural field.