Which of the following are examples of Ex-Situ Conservation?

  1. Gene Banks
  2. Seed Banks
  3. National Parks

  Select the correct option from codes given below:

Answer: [A] 1 & 2 Only

Ex-situ conservation is the preservation of components of biological diversity outside their natural habitats. Examples are: Captive Breeding, Gene Banks, Seed Banks, Zoos, Aquaria, in vitro fertilization, Cryopreservation, Tissue Culture

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