In-situ conservation refers to:
1. Conserve only extinct species
2. Protect and conserve the whole ecosystem
3. Conserve only high risk species
4. Conserve only endangered species
Subtopic:  In Situ Conservation of Biodiversity |
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NEET - 2022
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Match List-I with List-II : 
List-I List-II
(a) Sacred groves (i) Alien species
(b) Zoological park (ii) Release of large quantity of oxygen
(c) Nile perch (iii) Ex-situ conservation
(d) Amazon forest (iv) Khasi Hills in Meghalaya

Choose the correct answer from the options given below :
(a) (b) (c) (d)
1. (iv) (iii) (i) (ii)
2. (ii) (iv) (i) (iii)
3. (iv) (i) (ii) (iii)
4. (iv) (iii) (ii) (i)
Subtopic:  Importance of Biodiversity | Loss of Biodiversity | In Situ Conservation of Biodiversity | Ex Situ Conservation of Biodiversity |
 92%
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NEET - 2022
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In the following, in each set, a conservation approach and an example of a method of conservation are given.

(a) In-situ conservation - Biosphere Reserve
(b) Ex-situ conservation - Sacred groves
(c) In-situ conservation - Seed bank
(d) Ex-situ conservation - Cryopreservation


Select the option with the correct match of approach and method:

1. (a) and (c) 2. (a) and (d)
3. (b) and (d) 4. (a) and (b)
Subtopic:  In Situ Conservation of Biodiversity | Ex Situ Conservation of Biodiversity |
 83%
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NEET - 2020
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Which one of the following is not a method of in situ conservation of biodiversity?

1. Sacred Grove

2. Biosphere Reserve

3. Wildlife Sanctuary

4. Botanical Garden

Subtopic:  In Situ Conservation of Biodiversity |
 78%
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NEET - 2019
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Western Ghats have a large number of plant and animal species that are not found anywhere else. Which of the following terms will you use to notify such species?

1.  Endemic 2.  Vulnerable
3.  Threatened 4.  Keystone
Subtopic:  In Situ Conservation of Biodiversity |
 83%
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NEET - 2019
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The region of Biosphere Reserve which is legally protected and where no human activity is allowed is known as

1. Buffer Zone

2. Transition Zone

3. Restoration Zone 

4. Core Zone

Subtopic:  In Situ Conservation of Biodiversity |
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NEET - 2017
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How many hotspots of biodiversity in the world have been identified till date by Norman Myers?

1. 17

2. 25

3. 34

4. 43

Subtopic:  In Situ Conservation of Biodiversity |
 85%
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NEET - 2016
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The species confined to a particular region and not found elsewhere are termed as:

1. Keystone 2. Alien
3. Endemic 4. Rare
Subtopic:  In Situ Conservation of Biodiversity |
 86%
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NEET - 2015
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In which of the following do both pairs have the correct combination?

1. In situ conservation/National park 
Ex-situ conservation/Botanical garden
2. In situ conservation/Cryopreservation 
Ex-situ conservation/Wildlife sanctuary
3. In situ conservation/Seed bank 
Ex-situ conservation/ National park
4. In situ conservation/Tissue culture 
Ex-situ conservation/Sacred groves

Subtopic:  In Situ Conservation of Biodiversity |
 89%
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NEET - 2015
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Sacred groves are especially useful in:
1. preventing soil erosion
2. year-round flow of water in rivers
3. conserving rare and threatened species
4. generating environmental awareness

Subtopic:  In Situ Conservation of Biodiversity |
 88%
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AIPMT - 2012
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