EFFECTOFDEVELOPMENTONENVIRONMENTAbstract:Todayweareinaworldofpostmodernization,whereourmindismovingtowardsthetechnologicalinventionstomakeourlifeeasier.Wearebehindthenewinventionsandachievementswhicharesurelytakingustowardsnewera,butontheotherhandwearenotconsideringtheaspectswhicharegoingtohamperusinthenearfuture.Unlesswedon’tmaketheplacewherewelive,asaferandhealthyone,whatwillbetheuseofourinventionsandtechnologicaldevelopment?Weallshouldalwaysrememberthat”TheEarthdoesnotbelongtous;webelongtotheEarth”.Itisourutmostdutytopreserveournaturalwealthforthesakeofbettermentofourfuturegeneration.Todayweallareapartoftheenvironmentwhichisatthevergeofextinctionandwearereallynotsureaboutitsconditioninnearfuture.Todayallofusarelivinginaconcretejungle,whichisaverysadpartofourlife.Whiledoingthisweliterallydefilethepleasantenvironmentaroundusandalsotheabidingplaceofwild life around us.Developmentisreallyimportantforeverysector,butthedevelopmentshould nothamperourenvironment.We should always go forsustainablegrowthanddevelopment.Thiswillhelpustoprotectourenvironmentforthefuturegeneration.Timehascomethat,we’vegottopauseandaskourselves–how muchcleanairdo weneed?Webeing humansneed to understand thatdevelopmentneedstobeinharmonywithenvironmentandnotadversetoit.Itisimportantforustounderstandthat,”Adevelopedcountryisnotaplacewherepoorhascars,butit’saplacewhererichpeopleusepublictransport”.INTRODUCTIONTheeffectofdevelopmentonenvironmentcanbeknownwhenthetruemeaningofenvironmentis understood and thus itis defined here forth,Environmentiseverythingthatisaround.Itcanbelivingornon-livingthings.Itincludesphysical,chemicalandothernaturalforces.Livingthingsliveintheirenvironment.Theyconstantlyinteractwithitandchangeinresponsetoconditionsintheirenvironment.Intheenvironmentthereareinteractionsbetweenanimals,plants,soil,water,andotherlivingandnon-livingthings.Theeffectofdevelopmentonenvironmentismainlythedestructionanddisturbanceofthesocietyandtoavoidsuchecologicalissues,thescientistsandgoverningagenciesconsiderhow sustainabledevelopmentaffectstheenvironmentanditsplaceindecidingfutureenvironmentalissues.Sustainabledevelopmentbalancespeople’s needs while protecting the environmentforthe presentand futuregenerations.