Forest And Wildlife Resources - Class 10 Geography - Extra Questions

Give a brief account of the vegetation and wildlife found in the mangrove forests.

How can you say that India is rich in its fauna?

Where is the Asiatic lion found?

Describe the wildlife of India.

What do Sundari trees provide us?

Why, according to you, flora and fauna should be conserved? 

Which is the famous animal in the mangrove forests of Sunderbans?

Give any two names of endangered species.

Give information about depletion of plants and animals.

Give three reasons for rapid depletion of forest resources in India in the past.

Mention three reasons why forests must be conserved.

Briefly explain two reasons for forests being an important natural resource.

Name two evergreen broad-leaf trees.

Explain why the forest cover in India is shrinking?

Fill in the blanks with appropriate words to complete each sentence:
Camels and wild asses are found in the _____ and the _____.

Describe how communities have conserved and protected forests and wildlife in India.

Write at least three factors which have been responsible for depletion of forest and wildlife.

Mention the reason for trouble to Himalayan Yew.

Give two benefits of forests.

How is the biological loss of forest and wildlife correlated with the loss of cultural diversity?

What are Rare Species?

Which is the first project for wildlife conservation in India?

Very Short Answer Type Questions:
Why are several species of wildlife of India declining?

What are bird sanctuaries?

Long answer type questions:
Write a short note on the wildlife of India.

In which areas of India are camels and rhinos found.State characteristics of their respective environments.

Distinguish between flora and fauna.

We saw that there are four main stakeholders when it comes to forests and wildlife. Which among these should have the authority to decide the management of forest produce? Why do you think so?

Where are the mangrove tidal forests found?

On the basis of the issues raised, what changes would you incorporate in your life-style in a move towards a sustainable use of our resources?

Name two animals having habitat in tropical and montane type of vegetation.

 Sr. No. List IList II 
Reserved forests 

Other forests and wastelands belonging to both government and private individuals and communities. 
 2Protected forests   Forests are regarded as most valuable as far as the conservation of forest and wildlife resources is concerned.

 3 Unclassed forests Forest lands are protected from any further depletion.

Name any two steps that government has taken to conserve plants and animals.

What factors are responsible for the distribution of plants and animals in India?

What is vanishing of forest?

State the main effects of Chipko Movement in India.

Define the term 'Conservation'.

Write a note on good practices towards conserving forest and wildlife.

Define the following terms:
(i) Flora 
(ii) Fauna

Why do we need to conserve forests and wildlife?

Long Answer Type questions
Describe the wildlife of India.

Answer the following questions in a sentence each:
Which are the forests found in river deltas of eastern coast of India? 

Very Short Answer Type Questions:
Name the project started by the government to protect tigers?

Short Answer Type Questions:
How are forests important for us.

A report suggests that about 10 per cent of India's recorded wild flora and 20 percent of its mammals are on the threatened list. Do you think India is a safe heaven for wildlife?

What is a bio-reserve? Give two examples.

Why has India a rich heritage of flora and fauna?

List the tiger reserves in our country and mark it on a political map of India. 

Mention the steps taken by the government to protect flora and fauna of the country.

Describe different types of animals and birds found in different parts of the country.

Describe which factors are responsible for the huge diversity in flora and fauna kingdom in our country?

Describe the rich fauna of India.

Class 10 Geography Extra Questions