Biodiversity - Environment and Ecology quiz 4 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
Which of the following is wrongly matched?1. The Environment Protection Act: 19862. The Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act: 19843. The Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act : 1981
Which among the following awards has been recently instituted by the Government of Indian for individuals or communities from rural areas that have shown extraordinary courage and dedication in protecting wildlife?
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
Consider the following statements1. The boundaries of a National Park are defined by legislation.2. A Biosphere Reserve is declared to conserve a few specific species of flora and fauna.3. In a Wildlife Sanctuary, Limited biotic interference is permitted.Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Which year has been named International Year of Biodiversity by the United Nations?
Three of the following criteria have contributed to the recognition of Western Ghasts, Sir-Lanka and Indo-Burma regions as hotspots of bio-diversity1. Species richness2. Vegetation density3. Endemism4. Ethno-botanical importance5. Threat perception6. Adaptation of flora and fauna to warm arid humid conditionsWhich three of the above are correct criteria in this conetext?
Consider the following statements regarding 'Keibul Lamjao National park'1. It is an integral part of Loktak lake and also the only floating National Park in the world.2. The animal species conserved here is the endangered "Brow-antlered deer' or Sangai.3. The national park is characterized by many floating decomposed plant materials locally called 'phumdis'.Which among the above statements is/are correct?
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The Siberian Crane, an endangered migratory bird, is a regular visitor of which of the following national park/bird sanctuaries?
Which among the following terms of utmost significance in the dynamics of resource management was coined in the 'Brundtland Commission Report'?