The Namib Sand Sea in Namibia was also honoured for the first time with an inscription to the natural site list as the only coastal desert in the world that includes extensive dune fields influenced by fog. In India, the UN committee included six forts in Chittorgarh; Kumbhalgarh; Sawai Madhopur; Jhalawar; Jaipur, and Jaisalmer representing the power of the Rajput princely states dating between the 8th and 18th centuries. The sites include temples and other sacred buildings, as well as a water harvesting structure.
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Central Asiacentral region of Asia, extending from the Caspian Sea in the west to the border of western China in the east. It is bounded on the north by Russia and on the south by IranAfghanistanand China. The region consists of the former Soviet republics of KazakhstanUzbekistanTajikistanKyrgyzstanand Turkmenistan.
Belukha Mountain is the highest peak at 4, m, 14, ft. Ghats The Western Ghats is a mountain range along the western side of India with an average elevation around 1, m, 3, ft. The Eastern Ghats is a range of mountains along India's eastern coast.
Mountain societies in low-income developing countries are highly vulnerable to climate change impacts, with global warming threatening livelihoods. Mountain societies around the world differ with respect to challenges to development and ability to overcome these challenges. Everest started the rush of tourists into their region, which continues until today.
Asia makes up the eastern portion of the Eurasian supercontinent ; Europe occupies the western portion. The border between the two continents is debated. Asia is bordered by the Arctic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans.
Pamirsalso called Pamirhighland region of Central Asia. The Pamir mountain area centres on the nodal orogenic uplift known as the Pamir Knot, from which several south-central Asian mountain ranges radiate, including the Hindu Kushthe Karakoram Rangethe Kunlun Mountainsand the Tien Shan. Most of the Pamirs lie within Tajikistanbut the fringes penetrate AfghanistanChinaand Kyrgyzstan.
It is the most northerly range of the Pamirs and extends for about miles km east-west in an unbroken chain of snow-covered peaks between the lush summer pastures of the broad Alai Valley between the Trans Alai and Alai Range to the north and the Muksu and Markansu valleys to the south. Its highest point is Lenin Peakat 23, feet 7, metres. The total area of glaciation is some square miles 1, square km. The vegetation on the lower slopes is steppe and alpine pasture.
It runs from the north of the island to the south. Due to this separation, connecting between the west and east is not very convenient. It is also sometimes simply called the Zhongyang or Chungyang Range in English.
Mountain ranges are basically series of mountains within one line connected to one another through high grounds. There are some of the most unique mountain ranges in the world — you may have heard some of them, like The Himalaya or the Pamir. Of course, each range has its own specialty and signature characteristics.