False
Download Learnerz IAS app from the Play Store now! Download

$show=search/label/May%202022

 


Lakes in Karnataka UPSC NOTE

 Mallathahalli Lake

  • Mallathahalli Lake in Bengaluru, India.

  • It’s a 71.18-acre lake located in Bengaluru South.

  • The High Court of Karnataka has played a role in protecting the lake by placing restrictions on development around the lake.

  • The lake is a habitat for a variety of birds including black-winged stilts, migratory northern shovelers, garganeys, rosy starlings, Blythe’s reed warblers and barn swallows.

Varthur Lake

  • Varthur Lake is a large lake situated in the south taluk of Bangalore district, Karnataka, India. 

  • History: It's an artificial lake, or tank, built by the Ganga kings thousands of years ago for agriculture and domestic uses.

  • Size: It boasts an impressive surface area of 180.4 hectares (445.8 acres), making it the second largest lake in Bangalore city.

  • Ecological Importance: Varthur Lake once played a vital role in the city's ecosystem, providing irrigation for nearby fields and habitat for a variety of flora and fauna.

Nallurahalli Lake

  • Nallurahalli Lake is a 24-acre lake situated in Whitefield, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.

  • While it once served as a beautiful spot for migratory birds and local residents, it faces significant challenges due to pollution and human activity.

  • Environmental Issues: The lake suffers from the effects of garbage dumping from nearby residences, IT parks, and restaurants.

  • This has led to water pollution and the proliferation of mosquitos.

  • Encroachment: Parts of the lake have been encroached upon by private firms, further reducing its size and ecological viability.

Vibhuthipura Lake

  • Vibhuthipura Lake is a lake located in the suburb of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, in the southeast of the city of Bangalore, India

  • It is part of the Bellandur-Varthur Lake series.

  • History: The lake has a long history, dating back to the Hoysala Empire (10th-14th century).

  • An inscription from the 14th century describes the creation of a village and tank in the area.

  • Over the years, the administration of the lake has been transferred from the state forest department to the Bangalore Development Authority (BDA) and then to the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) [Wikipedia Vibhuthipura Lake].

COMMENTS

Name

Amritsar,1,April 2024,171,Art & Culture,1,August 2023,251,Courses,7,Daily Current Affairs,48,December 2023,189,Disaster Management,2,Environment and Ecology,54,February 2024,228,Foundation Course,1,GDP,1,GEMS Club,1,GEMS Plus,1,Geography,67,Govt Schemes,2,GST,1,History,2,Home,3,IAS Booklist,1,Important News,71,Indian Economy,46,Indian History,2,Indian Polity,56,International Organisation,12,International Relations,58,Invasive Plant,1,January 2024,240,July 2023,281,June 2022,6,June 2023,268,March 2024,238,May 2022,17,Mentorship,2,November 2023,169,October 2023,203,Places in News,2,Science & Technology,66,September 2023,205,UPSC CSE,111,
ltr
item
Learnerz IAS | Concept oriented UPSC Classes in Malayalam: Lakes in Karnataka UPSC NOTE
Lakes in Karnataka UPSC NOTE
https://lh7-us.googleusercontent.com/Fz43VcwfyXIzME_2EHWylmAJpFC8N6UMCLKmqbo0HgdirgutGxFRduItwrMn54kEskySVcZ4okbMOdYXCJgPPZD1yyzEKlwtGxCC52jrgsEcWA9y3pANh_m-786koSmkI418l6XpaXHxzB0=s2048
https://lh7-us.googleusercontent.com/Fz43VcwfyXIzME_2EHWylmAJpFC8N6UMCLKmqbo0HgdirgutGxFRduItwrMn54kEskySVcZ4okbMOdYXCJgPPZD1yyzEKlwtGxCC52jrgsEcWA9y3pANh_m-786koSmkI418l6XpaXHxzB0=s72-c
Learnerz IAS | Concept oriented UPSC Classes in Malayalam
https://www.learnerz.in/2024/03/lakes-in-karnataka-upsc-note.html
https://www.learnerz.in/
https://www.learnerz.in/
https://www.learnerz.in/2024/03/lakes-in-karnataka-upsc-note.html
true
4761292069385420868
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share to a social network STEP 2: Click the link on your social network Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy Table of Content