ENVIRONMENT

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Important topics in Ecology and Biodiversity

  • Autotrophs/chemotrophs/saprophytes
  • Determinants of Production
  • Food chain/ Food web/ Ecological Pyramids/Energy Flow
  • Bio magnification
  • Biological interaction
  • Ecological succession
  • Ecological niche/ Gause’s principle
  • Nutrient cycle- carbon, Nitrogen, sedimentary cycle
  • Biomes of the world
  • Ecosystem service
  • Conservation of Biodiversity
  • Wildlife protection act,1972
  • Protected Areas in India
  • Biosphere reserve
  • Biodiversity Hot spot
  • Convention on Biodiversity
  • Biodiversity Act, 2002
  • Red Data Book
  • Project Tiger, Elephant, Snow Leopard, Hangul, Bustard
  • Captive breeding
  • Ganges Dolphin, Vulture conservation, Crocodile conservation, Sea Turtle Project, One Horn Rhino
  • National Park, wildlife sancturies and Tiger reserve in Karnataka
  • Jallikattu
  • Invasive species
  • Western Ghats
  • Climate change
  • Green House Gases
  • Aerosols
  • UNFCCC/Kyoto Protocol
  • Clean Development Mechanism (CDM)
  • Carbon sequestration
  • Carbon Credit/offsetting/tax/foot print
  • NAPCC
  • National solar mission
  • Green India mission
  • Renewable Purchase obligation/ Perform Achieve and Trade (PAT)
  • Ozone (pollution/depletion/hole)
  • Montreal Protocol
  • Coral reefs
  • Wetlands
  • Mangroves
  • Ganga Rejuvenation
  • Bio-fuels
  • Coal Bed methane
  • Shale Gas
  • Pollution
  • Smog
  • Bharat Emission standards
  • National Air Quality Monitoring Programme
  • Eutrophication
  • E-waste
  • Bioremediation
  • Watershed development
  • Forest cover of Karnataka
  • Important Protected areas of Karnataka
  • Daiveevana Scheme
  • Karnataka State  Action  Plan  on  Climate Change
  • Millennium development Goals
  • Sustainable Development Goals
  • National Implementing Entity (NIE)
  • National Adaptation fund
  • Lima call for climate action