How much percentage of forest is required for good balance?
Answer: Forest cover required for a country to maintain proper ecological balance is 33% of its total area. Explanation: Indian Government has launched new updates in the National Forest Policy of India.
What percentage of land area should remain covered by forest to maintain ecological balance * 10% 5% 33% None of these?
Solution(By Examveda Team)
The policy focuses on the extension of forest and start a green movement in the country. This policy states that 33% of the geographical area should be covered by forest/tree.
What should be the proportion of forest cover for India to maintain ecological balance?
Correct Option: C
The minimum area of forests to maintain a good ecological balance has been regarded to be 33%. India lags on this front. The Green India campaign has been announced by the Prime Minister for the afforestation of 6 million hectares. The current area under forests is 23%.
What percentage of country should be covered by forest?
Photo by Pradeep Kumar N. / Wikimedia Commons. India targets bringing 33 percent of its geographical area under forest cover. As many as 15 states and union territories (UTs) have forest cover exceeding 33 percent of their geographical area.