Geography of Pakistan
The geography of Pakistan (Urdu: جغرافیۂ پاکِستان‎) is a profound blend of landscapes varying from plains to deserts, forests, hills, and plateaus ranging from the coastal areas of the Arabi...
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The Karakoram Highway - from China to Pakistan
The Karakoram Highway (KKH) runs from Kashgar in Western China to Islamabad in Pakistan, and isn't so much a highway as a 'high road'. It took a stunning 20 years to finish the road, and even today it...
Kashmir - Paradise Once Again?
SRINAGAR, Kashmir— In the last days of January, the pines blanketing the walls of the Lidder Valley are heavy with snow. The ridgelines above, obscured behind clouds, are encased in ice. Down below th...
Indo-Gangetic plain
The Indo-Gangetic Plain, also known as Indus-Ganga and the North Indian River Plain, is a 255 million hectare (630 million acre) fertile plain encompassing most of northern and eastern India, the most...
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Sistan Basin
The Sistan Basin is an inland endorheic basin encompassing large parts of southwestern Afghanistan and southeastern Iran, one of the driest regions in the world and an area subjected to prolonged dro...
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Climate of Pakistan
Pakistan has recorded one of the highest temperatures in the world – 53.5 °C (128.3 °F) – on 26 May 2010. It is not only the hottest temperature ever recorded in Pakistan, but al...
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Water resources management in Pakistan
Water resources management in Pakistan.
According to the United Nations' "UN World Water Development Report", the total actual renewable water resources decreased from 2,961 m³ per capita in 2000 ...
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Water supply and sanitation in Pakistan
This page has last been substantially updated in November 2012.Drinking water supply and sanitation in Pakistan is characterized by some achievements and many challenges. Despite high population growt...
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Fuel extraction in Pakistan

Pakistan's first oil field was found in the late 1952 in Balochistan near a giant Sui gas field. The Toot oil field was not discovered until the early 1960s in the Punjab. It covers 122.67 squar...
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Agriculture in Pakistan
Pakistan's principal natural resources are arable land and water. About 25% of Pakistan's accounts for about 21% of GDP and employs about 43% of the labor force.In Pakistan, the most agricultural pro...
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Fishing in Pakistan
Fishery and fishing industry plays a significant part in the national economy of Pakistan. With a coastline of about 814 km, Pakistan has enough fishery resources that remain to be developed. Mos...
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Forestry in Pakistan
The forestry sector of Pakistan is a main source of lumber, paper, fuelwood, latex, medicine as well as food and provide ecotourism and wildlife conservation purposes. Less than 4% of land in Pakistan...
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Mining in Pakistan
Mining is an important industry in Pakistan. Pakistan has deposits of several minerals including coal, copper, gold, chromite, mineral salt, bauxite and several other minerals. There are also a vari...
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Environmental issues in Pakistan
Environmental issues in Pakistan have been disturbing the balance between economic development and environmental protection. As a great problem for the nature and nation of Pakistan and As Pakistan ...
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List of natural disasters in Pakistan
The following is a list of natural disasters that have affected Pakistan.
Protected areas of Pakistan
As of present, there are around 157 protected areas in Pakistan that are recognized by IUCN.
Balochistan
Balochistan or Baluchistan (Balochi: بلوچستان, lit. Land of the Baloch) is an arid desert and mountainous region on the Iranian plateau in south-western Asia, northwest of the Arabian Sea. It stre...
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Durand Line
The Durand Line (Pashto: د ډیورنډ کرښه‎) is the border, 2,640 kilometers (1,640 mi) long, between Afghanistan and Pakistan. It was established in 1893 by agreement between Sir Mortimer...
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List of ecoregions in Pakistan
This is a list of ecoregions of Pakistan.
Geology of Pakistan
The geology of Pakistan encompasses the varied landscapes that make up the land constituting modern-day Pakistan, which are a blend of its geological history, and its climate over the past few million...
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Former administrative units of Pakistan
The former administrative units of Pakistan are states, provinces and territories which mainly existed between 1947 and 1975 when the current provinces and territories were established. The former uni...
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