Biodiversity and the Built Environment

To understand the interrelation, rather the interdependency of the biodiversity and the built infrastructure of the region, one must again look at the Ganges and how it has been harnessed for the needs of human kind. Again, it must be noted that manipulating nature is not a recent phenomenon. However, it recent times the degree…… Continue reading Biodiversity and the Built Environment

Flora

The alluvial soil of the region has allowed for a wide variety of flora at Bulandshahr. Interestingly, the plants of this region are imbued with cultural meaning and are often of great social and historical importance. Take for example the Babul tree. Also known as the Acacia nilotica, the Babul tree is an important riverine…… Continue reading Flora