Unformatted text preview: • If the monsoon season is irregular severe consequences and major famine can occur in a densely populated area. 2) Compare how the Adivasi see the Narmada River with how the supporters of the Sardar Sarovar Dam view the river. • The Adivasi see the Narmada River as sacred, and the lifeblood of their civilization • Supporters of the dam see the Narmada River as a resource • The dam can provide water to people in areas where water is not ubundantly available • The dam can provide energy for the Indian people to be self sufficient. 3) Where are the centers or core areas of economic development within the different south Asian countries (focus on India and Pakistan)? India- Mumbai; Pakistan- Karachi; accounts for 20% of Pakistan GDP; 60% of the nations cargo...
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- Fall '08
- Geography, Monsoon, Narmada river, South Asian Monsoon, South Asian agriculture