Land Subsidence

An effort to monitor the land subsidence around Bhatwari block of Uttarkashi using DInSAR technique by Dr. Bratati Dey and our student Shagun Salecha..Bhatwari block of Uttarkashi district is facing a major problem of Land Subsidence. We sorted out the probable cause behind the subsidence is its ancient setting, as it was a glacial ablation zone once upon a time,with time the glacier receded and people started living in that area..