CBSE (Science) Class 12CBSE
Share
Notifications

View all notifications
Books Shortlist
Your shortlist is empty

What Are Sacred Groves? What is Their Role in Conservation - CBSE (Science) Class 12 - Biology

Login
Create free account


      Forgot password?

Question

What are sacred groves? What is their role in conservation?

Solution

Sacred groves are tracts of forest which are regenerated around places of worship. Sacred groves are found in Rajasthan, Western Ghats of Karnataka,and Maharashtra, Meghalaya, and Madhya Pradesh. Sacred groves help in the protection of many rare, threatened, and endemic species of plants and animals found in an area. The process of deforestation is strictly prohibited in this region by tribals. Hence, the sacred grove biodiversity is a rich area.

  Is there an error in this question or solution?

APPEARS IN

 NCERT Solution for Biology Textbook for Class 12 (2018 to Current)
Chapter 15: Biodiversity and Conservation
Q: 7 | Page no. 269

Video TutorialsVIEW ALL [1]

Solution What Are Sacred Groves? What is Their Role in Conservation Concept: Biodiversity Conservation.
S
View in app×