Environment, Ecology & Biodiversity MCQs

Environment, Ecology & Biodiversity Multiple choice questions for GK paper in SSC, NDA, CDS, UPSC, UPPSC and State PSC Examinations.

71. Which among the following international institutions was jointly established by World Meteorological Organization and UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme)?

[A] Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
[B] International Organization for Sustainable Development
[C] International Network for Environmental Compliance and Enforcement
[D] None of the above

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72. What is “Kharmor “?

[A] A rare / endangered animal found in some parts of north east India
[B] A rare / endangered bird found predominantly in Madhya Pradesh
[C] A species of fresh water mollusk
[D] An species of a rare plant found in Himalayas

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73. Which of the following NGO releases State of Environment Report in India?

[A] Seva Bharati
[B] Development Alternatives
[C] Tirumitra
[D] Integrated Rural Development Organization

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74. Headquarters of Bioversity International is located at:

[A] England
[B] Italy
[C] Germany
[D] Australia

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75. Anuradha Sawhney is well known for her work in which of the following fields?

[A] Micro Finance
[B] Animal rights
[C] Environment Protection
[D] Rainwater Harvesting

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76. In which of the following state in India established the country’s first carbon dioxide measurement exchange tower ?

[A] Maharastra
[B] Gujarath
[C] Kerala
[D] Uttarakhand

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77. In which year Project Tiger was launched in India?

[A] 1970
[B] 1973
[C] 1992
[D] 1995

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78. Which among the following is not correctly matched?

[A] Mouling National Park – Arunachal Pradesh
[B] Saddle Peak National Park – Andaman & Nicobar Islands
[C] Fossil National Park – Madhya Pradesh
[D] Rani Jhansi Marine National Park – Lakshadweep

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79. What is the name of world’s first greenhouse-gas-monitoring satellite?

[A] ICESat
[B] Jason-1
[C] Ibuki
[D] NPOESS

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80. Bring out the Incorrectly matched pair:

[A] Chandertal Wetland – Himchal Pradesh
[B] Pangong Tsar – Jammu & Kashmir
[C] Pichola Lake – Rajasthan
[D] Kolleru Wetland – Karnataka

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