Question Series 13 – Prelims 2021 Focus

1. Char Dham Project is related to which among the following ? A. Himalayas B. Western Ghats C. Eastern Ghats D. Trans Himalayas 2. Polygraph test is a device that measures which... Read more »

Question Series 12 – Prelims 2021 Focus

1. With reference to ancient history of India, Vithi, pathaka and Peta is related to which among the following ? A. Faiths described in Manusmriti B. Clusters of Settlement in a district.... Read more »

Question Series 11 – Prelims 2021 Focus

1. With reference to the National Commission For the protection of child Rights,which among the following is /are correct ? 1. The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) was set... Read more »

2020 Prelims Questions

1. With reference to carbon nanotubes, consider the following statements 1. They can be used as carriers of drugs and antigens in the human body 2. They can be made into artificial... Read more »

Part 10 – Mangrove Cover in India ( State Wise According to Forest Report 2019 -Latest )

Mangrove Cover in India. Total Mangrove cover of the country is 4975 sq.km which is 0.15% of the countries total geographical area. There has been net increase of  54sq.km in the Mangrove... Read more »

Part 9 – Mangroves – Meaning , Characteristics, Mapping ,Benefits and Its Destruction

Mangroves Mangroves are diverse group of salt tolerant plant community of tropical and subtropical intertidal regions of the world , occuring mainly between latitude 24 degree north and 38 degree south. They... Read more »

Part 8 -Ramsar Sites in India – Every Sites Explained Along With New Ramsar Sites

Ramsar Sites in India Introduction  The convention entered into force in India on 1 February 1982. India currently has 37 sites designated as Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar Sites), with a surface... Read more »

Part 7 – Organisations For Wetland Conservation -Ramsar Convention, Wetland International

1.Ramsar Convention For Wetlands  The Convention on Wetlands is the intergovernmental treaty that provides the framework for the conservation and wise use of wetlands and their resources. The Convention was adopted in... Read more »

Part 6 – Wetland Ecosystem,Its Benefits and Causes of its Destruction

Wetland ecosystem Wetland ,Source : IUCN  Definition Wetlands occur where water meets land. They include mangroves, peatlands and marshes, rivers and lakes, deltas, floodplains and flooded forests, rice-fields, and even coral reefs. Wetlands... Read more »

Part 5 – Biotic Interaction – Competition ,Predation,Commensalism,Mutualism and Parasitism

Biotic Interaction : Definition : In ecology, a biological interaction is the effect that a pair of organisms living together in a community have on each other. The interaction among organisms within... Read more »