Environment & Biodiversity Current Affairs MCQs
This category comprises 50 random questions from the total 102 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Environment & Biodiversity Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till October 20, 2020.
1. Which river, which was recently in news for failed rejuvenation efforts, is known as Mexico’s most polluted waterway by the UN?
2. What is Landouria tonywhitteni that was named after Tony Whitten?
3. Bhitarkanika National Park, sometimes seen in news is situated in which Indian state?
4. A one-horned rhinoceros calf was recently born at the Manas National Park. The National park is situated in which state?
5. According to the recent IMD report, which state had the highest number of deaths due to unusual weather conditions?
6. According to the India Meteorological Department’s (IMD’s) Statement on Climate of India During 2019 report, Arabian Sea on India’s west coast saw a 400% rise in cyclones, a record that is repeated only after 1902. Which five cyclones hit Arabian Sea in 2019?
7. Which major tech-company recently announced that it has planned to cut more than half of carbon emissions across its supply chain, by 2030?
8. 1t.org, a platform to support and conserve 1 trillion trees around the world, was recently convened by which international organisation?
9. The Supreme Court of India recently permitted to introduce which animal to Indian habitat from Namibia?
10. How many wetlands in India were recently added to the ‘Ramsar Site’ list?