Environment & Ecology for Civil Services Examination

First published in 2013, Environment and Ecology is now a popular and established book on the subject. Covering the vast range

of topics prescribed in the course structure of the Preliminary and Main Examinations of the Civil Services Exam, the book is an

indispensable resource for the aspirants.

Key Chapters at a Glance

Environment and Ecology: Basic Concepts

Major Biomes

Biodiversity and Legislations

Environmental Degradation and

Management

Climate Change

Natural Hazards and Disaster Management

Distribution of World Natural Resources

Contemporary Socio Economic Issues

Major Crops and Cropping Patterns in India

Latest Developments in Environment & Ecology

Glossary

Some Notable Features

Aquatic Ecosystems and Estuaries

Problems of Waste Disposal, Environmental Pollution

Coverage of Specific Natural Phenomena

Like Cloud Bursts, Cold-waves, Heat-waves,

Tornadoes, El-Nino etc.

Concepts of Urban Geography Like

Smart Cities, Sustainable Cities and

Eco-Cities

New to this Edition

Concept of Wetlands

Mangroves and Their Impact

National Parks and Biosphere Reserves

New Chapter on Latest Developments in Environment & Ecology

• Contents
• Preface to the Fourth Edition
1. Ecology BASIC CONCEPTS OF ENVIRONMENT AND ECOLOGY
2. PLANT AND ANIMAL KINGDOMS
3. MAJOR BIOMES
4. BIODIVERSITY
5. BIODIVERSITY AND LEGISLATIONS
6. ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION AND MANAGEMENT
7. CLIMATE CHANGE
8. NATURAL HAZARDS AND DISASTER MANAGEMENT
9. DISTRIBUTION OF WORLD NATURAL RESOURCES
10. LOCATIONAL FACTORS OF ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES
11. CONTEMPORARY SOCIO-ECONOMIC ISSUES
12. MAJOR CROPS AND CROPPING PATTERNS IN INDIA
13. LATEST BILLS, TREATIES, AGREEMENTS AND DEVELOPMENTS
Appendix Glossary References

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Environment & Ecology for Civil Services Examination

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