The Ramsar convention is associated with the conservation of
The Convention on Wetlands is known as the Ramsar Convention. The Convention was named after the Iranian city of Ramsar where this intergovernmental treaty was adopted in 1971.
The treaty came into force in 1975. Ramsar convention provides the framework for national action and international cooperation for the conservation and wise use of wetlands and their resources.
Eco-Mark is given to the Indian products that are
Which one of the following is the best source of generating electricity in India from the viewpoint of sustainable development?
Sustainable development is a case of intergenerational sensibility in respect of the use of
Chipko movement was basically against
As an ecosystem, wetlands are useful for which of the following?
The cycling of elements in an ecosystem is called
organisms and nonliving factors such as rocks, air, water, chemicals etc.
The transitional zone between two distinct communities is known as
species not found in the overlapping communities.
Which one of the following is the most stable ecosystem?
The orderly sequence of change in the vegetation of an area over time is described as
The orderly sequence of change in the vegetation of an area over time is described as succession or ecological succession.
It is a phenomenon or process by which an ecological community undergoes more or less orderly and predictable changes following a disturbance or the initial colonization of a new habitat.
The minimum area of the land required to completely sustain the life of one person is called his
Biosphere reserves are areas to preserve
Reserve Forests are other areas in this category.
Solar radiation plays the most important role in the
caps and other snow-laden areas which contribute to the water cycle.
The author of Green Development is
Among the biotic components of the ecosystem the producer system is