(a) How the 'Chipko Andolan' ultimately benefit the local population?

(b) Why should we conserve wild life?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 22nd Nov, 2013, 03:26: AM

Expert Answer:

(a) (i) The quality of environment was maintained due to conservation of forests. 

(ii) The local people could use the forest resources in a suitable way. 

(b) Conservation of wild life helps in maintaining the ecological balance of biosphere and provides a gene bank for improvement of domesticated plants and animals. 

Answered by  | 22nd Nov, 2013, 05:26: AM