Biodiversity - Environment and Ecology quiz 10 is a free online quiz challenge under Biodiversity - Environment and Ecology category. There are 59 free online quiz challenges available in Environment and Ecology category
Consider the following statements1. Namdapha National Park is in Assam.2. Kaimur Wildlife Sanctuary is in Bihar.Which of the above statements is/are true?
Mangroves are salt-tolerant forest ecosystem. Name the largest mangrove forests in the world that constitute 7% of the world's mangroves, house a variety of wildlife sanctuaries, and are also a potential site to harness tidal energy.
With reference to the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUNC) and the convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauns and Flora (CITES), which of the following statements is/are correct?1. IUCN is an organ of the United Nations and CITES is an international agreement between governments.2. IUCN runs thousands of filed projects around the world to better manage natural environments.3. CITES is legally binding on the states that have joined it, but this convention does not take the place of national laws.Select the correct answer using the codes given bbelow
Project Tiger was launched in 1973 with an objective1. to ensure maintenance of a viable population of Tigers in India for scientific, economic, aesthetic, cultural and ecological values.2. to preserve for all times, areas of biological importance as a national heritage or the benefit, education and enjoyment of the people.Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Below are the environmental benefits of organic farming1. It aims to produce food while establishing an ecological balance to prevent soil fertility or pest problems.2. It permits the use of GMOs.3. It produces more biodiversity than other farming systems.4. It improves the water retention capacity of the soil.Which of the statements given above is/are true?
Consider the following statements1. Biodiversity is normally greater in the lower latitudes as compared to the higher latitudes.2. Along the mountain gradients, biodiversity is normally greater in the lower altitudes as compared to the higher altitudes.Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Consider the following mangrove areas 1. Bhitarkanika2. Pichavaram3. CoondapurWhich among the above is/are situated on the Eastern Coast of India?
What is 'Typha'?
Which of the following can be threats to the biodiversity of a geographical area?1. Global warming2. Fragmentation of habitat3. Invasion of alien species4. Promotion of vegetarianism
Which of the following regions of our country are known for their rich biodiversity?