Ecology Questions Bank

Ramsar convention is associated with conservation of what?


The Convention on Wetlands is known as 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 a 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 which are?


Eco-Mark is given to the Indian Products which are Environment Friendly.

Name best source of generating electricity in India from viewpoint of sustainable development?


Hydroelectricity is the most sustainable method of generating electricity in India.

Sustainable Development is a case of intergenerational sensibility in respect of use of which of followings?

  • Natural Resources
  • Material Resources
  • Industrial Resources
  • Social Resources

Sustainable Development is the type of development that fulfils criteria of meeting the needs of present generation without compromising ability of future generations to meet their own needs.

Chipko Movement was basically against what?


Chipko Movement was an ecological movement by rural villagers in India in the 1970s aimed at protecting trees and forests slated against deforestation/cutting of trees.

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