Conservation of plants and animals Worksheet-13

Conservation of plants and animals Worksheet-13

 

Answer the following (2 Marks):

  1. Why do we feel the need for conserving natural resources more than our ancestors did? Give two reasons.

  2. What steps would you take to conserve endangered species?

  3. Differentiate between the following:

(A) Wildlife sanctuary and biosphere reserve.

(B) Zoo and wildlife sanctuary.

(C) Endangered and Extinct species.

(D) Flora and Fauna.

  1. What is the role of small animals in the ecosystem?

  2. Name the flora and fauna of Pachmarhi Biosphere Reserve.

  3. Name two endemic flora and endemic fauna of Pachmarhi Biosphere Reserve.

  4. Give two reasons why sanctuaries should be maintained.

  5. What are Rock shelters? Where are they found?

  6. What is Project Tiger? What is its objective?

  7. Why should paper be saved?

  8. How can we save paper?

  9. How can the resources be conserved?

  10. Which factors are responsible for cutting of forest?

  11. Expand (A) WWF (B) IUCN

  12. How can overgrazing destroy forests?

  13. How does vegetation help to conserve water?

  14. Give the difference between Red List and Red Data Book.