Mount Everest Report
Mount Everest is located Nepal, in the Mahalangur Region of the Great Himalayas. The famous mountain summit separates Nepal, Tibet and China. Mount Everest in Nepali is called Sagarmartha and in Tibetan it’s called Chomolungma. Mount Everest is the worlds highest peak and highest Mountain. Mount Everest was formed when the Indian subcontinental plate crashed into Eurasia and then India which is on a different plate, moved up wards and towards the north but it crashed into Asia and then Mount Everest and the Himalayas was formed. Mount Everest’s is the highest tourist attraction in Nepal. April and May are the most prime months to climb the mountain due to it being clearer when going up. People go to Mount Everest to be on highest peak on earth and also come to conquer a goal.
Impacts on the landform
The Indian continental plate moves towards the Asian continental plate, Mount Everest is pushed upwards due erosion. Mount Everest eroded because of weathering. Anything high up on earth erodes and get damaged by weather and water. If the land under mount Everest is pushing up faster than the erosion mount Everest starts to wear away then Mount Everest will get tall instead of shorter. Mount Everest loses about 3 millimetres of height each year to erosion which is 0.1 inches. It may not look like much, but in general mount Everest losing is tonnes during all of the erosion. India is pushing up into the rest of the Himalayas and Mount Everest. The rest of the mountains around mount Everest are getting taller by 5 millimetres each year. Source: 1
Mount Everest eroding due to weathering
Nepali Sherpa cleaning up waste left behind by climbers.
Humans use the mountain to go on the ultimate challenge to climb the glorious mountain. Its also one of the biggest challenges to climbers to climb due to the high altitude, high altitude sickness, extreme climates, and to reach the world’s highest peak. Humans have a crucial impact on Mount Everest. Many tourists have an affect on Mount Everest due littering on the mountain. Humans have been causing pollution and could spread a disease on the mountain. Nepali officials have alerted tourists to not leave any waste on the mountain to keep mount Everest a safe environment.
How could this human impact be solved?
Some solutions are, when trekkers take food up all the trash they that take up has be brought back down and bins will be placed around the base camp. Airline company Nepal airlines, could work on this project as well with inventing a plane such as a C- 130 that can have huge exhaustion power when opened up, to fly over Mount Everest with an opening at the back to enter the main storage and one in the front which is very small to only hold up 3000kg. There will pilots as usual, as well as two experienced flight attendants that will be allowing all the rubbish in and they will be there the only ones on the planes. With this plane being very large main of the plain which holds up...