How can you as an individual contribute or make a difference to the management of:

(a) forests and wildlife,

(b) water resources and

(c) coal and petroleum?

Asked by Shivani Kumari | 1 year ago |  345

1 Answer

Solution :-

(a) An individual can contribute to the management of forest and wildlife resources by:

  • Organizing and participating in rallies that protest against deforestation and wildlife poaching.
  • Volunteering for many non-government organizations (NGOs) that work towards the protection of forests and wildlife.
  • Organizing and participating in group activities that involve the planting of new trees in forest areas.

(b) An individual can contribute towards the management of water resources by:

  • Avoiding the wastage of water in their daily lives by using water judiciously.
  • Spreading awareness about the importance of water management by participating in rallies/ activities.
  • Promoting practices such as rainwater harvesting and discouraging the discharge of wastewater and sewage into lakes and rivers.

(c) An individual can contribute towards the management of non-renewable energy sources such as coal and petrol by:

  • Using fuel-efficient transportation methods such as carpooling, use of public transport, and use of bicycles.
  • Using energy-efficient light sources such as CFLs and LEDs instead of ordinary bulbs.
  • Using solar water heaters instead of electric heaters for heating water.

Answered by Vishal kumar | 1 year ago

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