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This section contains 9 documents and 2 online tests

1. Ecology – Components of Environment, Organization of Ecology

  • Components of Environment
  • Types of Community

2. Ecosystem – Components and Classification, Ecotone, Functions of Ecosystem

  • Components of Ecosystem
  • Classification of Eco‐system
  • Ecotone
  • Characteristics of Ecotone
  • Niche
  • Biome
  • Aquatic Zones
  • Biosphere
  • Function of an Ecosystem

3. Pollutants and Trophic Levels, Biotic Interactions, and Biogeochemical Cycle

  • Pollutants and Trophic Level
  • Biotic Interaction
  • Biogeochemical  Cycle

4 and 5 Succession; Terrestrial Ecosystem

  • Primary Succession
  • Secondary Succession
  • Autogenic and Allogeneic Succession
  • Autotrophic and Heterotrophic succession 
  • Terrestrial Ecosystem
  • Forest Ecosystem

6-8 Grassland Ecosystem; Desert Ecosystem; Aquatic Ecosystem

  • Types of Grasslands
  • Role of fire
  • Desert Ecosystem
  • Aquatic Ecosystem

9, 10 Lake Ecology and Eutrophication; Wetlands Ecosystem

  • Eutrophication
  • Harmful Alagal Blooms
  • Wetland Ecosystem
  • Criteria for Identification of Wetlands of National Importance

11, 12 Estuary Ecosystem; Key Initiative to Protect Marine & Coastal Environments

  • Estuary Ecosystem
  • Estuary Formation
  • India Estuarine Ecosystem
  • Mangroves
  • Coral Reefs
  • Coral Bleaching
  • Key Initiative to Protect Marine & Coastal Environments

13, 14 Environment Pollution; Environment Impact Assessment

  • Environment Pollution
  • Classifications
  • Air Pollution
  • Pollutants
  • Fly Ash
  • Policy measures of MoEF
  • Water Pollution
  • Soil Pollution
  • Noise Pollution
  • Radio Active Pollution
  • E- Waste
  • Solid Waste
  • Environment Impact Assessment

15,16 Climate Change; National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries in Rajasthan

  • Climate Change
  • Climate Change Mitigation
  • Global Warming
  • Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
  • United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC
  • Convention on Biodiversity
  • Kyoto Protocol
  • Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD)
  • National Parks and Sanctuaries in Rajasthan

 

Online Test:

1. Environment And Ecology - Practice Test 1

2. Environment And Ecology - MCQ Test 1(One Time Attempt with detailed solution and  analysis)

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