–1°C to 13°C annual variations in the intensity and duration of temperature and 50 to 250 cm annual variation in precipitation, account for the formation of major biome as:
Answer: Coniferous forest
IUCN is also called as
Answer: World Conservation Union
Which of the following pairs of an animal and a plant represents endangered organisms in India?
Answer: Bentinckia nicobarica and red panda
Approximately, 50% of total world species are present on
Answer: tropical rain forest
Answer: increases towards the equator
The most important reason for decrease in biodiversity is
Answer: habitat destruction
Which one of the following is not a renewable, exhaustible natural resource?
Which one of the following is an example ex-situ conservation?
Sacred groves are specially useful in
Answer: Conserving rare and threatened species
The greatest problem of water conservation is to reduce the amount of
Conservation within the natural habitat is
Answer: insitu conservation
All are insitu conservation efforts except
Identify the odd combination of the habitat and the particular animal concerned
Answer: Dachigam National Park- Snow leopard
MAB program stands for
Answer: Man and Biosphere
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