Globally, over a million species are on the verge of extinction due to habitat loss and land degradation. Land degradation around the world will force 700 million people to migrate.
India has lost at least 30% of its land to deforestation, over-cultivation, soil erosion and depletion of wetlands. That’s the total area of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra combined. So what does land degradation in specific mean to India and its people? Watch the video to know more.