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Biodiversity Conservation in Sacred Groves – complete detail

Biodiversity Conservation in Sacred Groves – complete detail. Tradition of sacred groves conservation. Role of sacred groves in biodiversity conservation. SGs are full with rich biodiversity and harbor many rare species of plants and animals. Religious belief and taboos are the constructive tools for conserving the sacred groves. Introduction Sacred Groves are the ideal centre for biodiversity conservation. Various plants and animals that …

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Description and types of sacred groves

Description and types of sacred groves. Definition of sacred groves. Sacred groves are forest fragments, size varying between 0.5 -500 hectare.  Hunting and logging are usually prohibited in SGs. Developmental activities are also prohibited in these patches. Sacred groves are the fine example of in-situ conservation. Sacred groves are the mini forests with rich diversity. Sacred Groves are also culturally important; various cultural and …

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List of Indian states and Union territories – updated

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List of Indian states and Union territories – updated. Total number of states in India is 29 and total number of Union territories in India is 07. List of Indian states and Union territories is given below. List of Indian states, with their capital and total area is as follows… S.No.   Name of   State   State Capital   Total Area (km2) 1 Andhra Pradesh …

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Schedule wise list of Indian animals, birds, and arthropods

Schedule wise list of Indian animals, birds, and arthropods According to  wildlife act 1972. The Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972, An Act to provide for the protection of [Wild animals, birds and plants]1 and for matters connected therewith or ancillary or incidental thereto.  An Act to provide for the protection of [Wild animals, birds and plants]1 and for matters connected therewith or …

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