Geography of Resource

Section-A Natural ,scope and sginifance of resource geography. Definition and classification of resources , resources evaluation. Natural Resources : Distribution, exploitation , uses and conservation-forest,water,soil,fisheries, mineral: Energy resources-coal, petroleum, non –petroleum energy resources.
Section –B Human Resources: Quantitative and Qualitative aspects, population growth, distribution and density pattern, causes of inequalities. Population and resources relationship-carrying capacity o land under different enviourment. Population explosion: Causes consequences and control. Human resources development: problem and prospects.
Section-C Concept and objective of resources utilization and their conservation. Enviourment and cultural constraints in resources utilization typical example of agriculture, water , forest, mineral and soil. Objective of land survey, land use classes, land capability classes and related land use.