What is Chipko Movement? Why should we conserve forests?
Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM
It is the movement initiated by local people in the Reni Village of Garhwal, preventing the cutting down of trees by hugging the trees. It was initiated by Sunder Lal Bahuguna to stop the commercial exploitation of forest.
We should conserve forest because the trees hold soil, prevents floods, brings rainfall, and thus maintains ecological balance on the earth.
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Chapter 16: Management of Natural Resources
1.State an instance where human intervention saved the forests from destruction.
2.List any two additional systems of water harvesting.
3.Why must we conserve our forests? List any two causes for deforestation to take place.
4.How do advantages of exploiting natural resources with short-term aims differ from the advantages of managing our resources with a long-term perspective? 
5.What is meant by sustainable management? Environmentalists insiston ‘sustainablenatural resource management’.State its four advantages. 
6.What is meant by exploitation of resources with short-term aims? List its four advantages.
7.Is water conservation necessary? Give reasons.
8.Describe the various methods of sustainable management of forests.
Explain the importance of recycling in the imagination of substanable devolepment and give any two examples?
What is meant by blue revolution?
Explain then working of a biogas plant with proper diagram.( write the answer in points )
How do human activities affect the environment?(5 marks)
Include these topics in your answer
- Create inbalance in ecosystem
- Depletion of ozone layer
- Environment degredation
- Produce garbage
Why should we conserve forests and wildlife
why forest is called as hot spot of bio-diversity
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