Q.1) Wetlands are indispensable for the countless benefits or “ecosystem services” that they provide however they are extremely stressed. In the light of above statement Highlight the significance of wetland ecosystems, particularly in the urban areas. Also mention the steps that are being taken by the government for integrated management of wetland ecosystems. (15 Marks)

“Mentor’s Comments” Introduction- Write definition of wetlands and give a fact about status of wetlands in India. Body- Write various ecosystem services that wetlands provide for urban areas. Then Point various threats that wetlands are facing to day. In next part write various steps taken by government for their management holistically. Suggest some measures as … Continue reading Q.1) Wetlands are indispensable for the countless benefits or “ecosystem services” that they provide however they are extremely stressed. In the light of above statement Highlight the significance of wetland ecosystems, particularly in the urban areas. Also mention the steps that are being taken by the government for integrated management of wetland ecosystems. (15 Marks)