PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY

Advantages of weather forecasting

5 Advantages of weather forecasting

Weather forecasting is the prediction of the state of the atmosphere in a particular region over a period of 24 to 48 hours. The following are the advantages of weather forecasting Military personnel benefit from weather forecasting as they can plan their military activities based on expected weather conditions. Weather forecasting enable people to plan …

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4 types of groundwater

4 types of groundwater

Ground or subterranean water is water that is found below the earth’s surface. Groundwater is simply water under the ground where the soil is completely filled or saturated with water. This water is also called an “aquifer.” The following are four types of  ground water: Connate water. It may also referred as fossil water. This …

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7 PROCESSES INVOLVED IN SOIL FORMATION

7 PROCESSES INVOLVED IN SOIL FORMATION

Soil is defined as the uppermost surface layer of loose or unconsolidated materials which overlie the crustal rock on which plant grows. Soil can also be defined as a mixture of minerals, organic matter, gases, liquids, and myriads organisms. The following are the processes that are involved in soil formation.  Organic accumulation. This process involve …

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