Differentiate between in-situ and ex-situ approches of conversation of biodiversity.
Differentiate between in-situ and ex-situ
in-situ conversation ex-situ conversation
1. When we conserve and protect the whole 1. An animal or plant is endangered or threate-nd
system, its biodiversity at all levels is and needs and urgent measures to save it from
protected. For example, The entire forest extinction, it is taken from natural habitat and
is protected to save tiger. placed in special setting in where they can be
2. Example : Hot spots- Western ghats & sri- 2. Example: Zoological parks, Botanical gardens,
Lanka, Indo Burma and Himalaya. Wildlife safari parks.