District lies in the extreme uppermost corner of Ganga-Yamuna doab.
River Ganga lies to east and river Yamuna to its west. Uttarakhand
lies to the northeast. Haryana state lies to its west and district
Muzaffarnagar to its south.
Toposheet No -
53F, 53J, 53G, 53K
29034′ N - 300 24′ N
E -78012′ E
Area - 3860
area is mostly covered by recent river filled sediments. Sandstones
are exposed in the north-eastern part. Yamuna fault is present in
the north along the Yamuna River.
Rivers - Yamuna and Hindon
here to Large Image)
Sandstone, Bajri, Boulder, sand and morrum
Sanctioned leases -
(i) Sand -40
Mineral Based industries & investment
(ii) Brick klin-162
Revenue from major and minor minerals
(2005-2006)-Rs 420.07 Lakhs