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Natural landscape Forest
Soil Kanhar, Matasi
Major rivers Pairi, Sodhur, Telnadi, Sarginala, Sukhanala, Baghnainala, Udanti
Waterfall Deodarha, Budenafall, Botaldhara, Rishi Jharan, Chingra Pagaar (Baruka)
Mountain Kandadongar, Bhathigarh, Kulharighat, Dhawalpur, Malewa Pahad, Ramaipat Dongari, Bhaisamuda Pahad, Phooljhar-Baruka, Bamhani Dongari, Chandi Dongari, Urtuli Dongari
Weather Tropical climate is found in the district. Mainly rain falls form monsoon winds comming form "Bay of Bengal"
(1) Rainy Season Monsoon rains is considered in the district from mid June to the end of September. Rain falls in state from south-western monsoon winds rising from "Bay of Bengal". Most rainfall occurs in the months of July and August.
(2) Summer Season Summer in the district are from March to June
(3) Winter Season Winter in the district from November to February month. December and January is the most cold month.
Major crops Grain, Maize, Kodo, Gnat, Gram, Tivra, Lentil, Urad, Kidney bean
Agricultural land 14,2,590 hectare
Double cropped agricultural land 67,570 hectare
Cradle of the Pairi river Bhatigarh
Length 130 km
Irrigation percentage of irrigation - 49.56%
Total irrigated area 70665 hectare
Net irrigated area 55,621 hectare