Climatic Impact On The Environment
Harvesting of plant and animals beyond sustainable limit has placed several species like pink headed duck, mountain quail in extinct list and brow-altered deer, yak , masked , hooded Crain in critical list of IUCN. Introduction of exotic species,genetically modified species can do great damage to the indigenous biodiversity if the database is not complete. Setting up of seed banks In Norway and India (Leh), focus on biofertilisers ,biopesticides, organic farming are a step towards re-establishing the indigenous biodiversity.
The conservation,protection and management of Biodiversity got a boost after the Rio summit of 1992 where the foundation of UN Conservation of Biodiversity was established. National Biodiversity Act 2002 was adopted to realize the objective of UN’s CBD 1992. The act aims to conserve,protect and preserve biodiversity , sustainable use of the components of biological diversity ,fair and equitable sharing of benefits arising out of utilization of genetic resources. It laid the way to the establishment of a number of National Parks, Wildlife sanctuaries , Marine Hotspots and biosphere …show more content…
India is also a signatory to the Ramsar Convention on wetlands ,CITES-Convention on International trade in Endangered Species,IUCN-International Union for Conservation Of nature and natural resource,IWC-International whaling convention,CMS-Convention on migratory species,UNESCO guidelines and Cartegena protocol on living modified organisms are a significant step towards conserving and managingthe future of Indian biodiversity.
The future of Indian Biodiversity solely rests upon our initiative towards fulfillment of the various guidelines in an organic manner and an integrated approach towards industrialization ,urbanization ,scientific innovation and conservation of biodiversity and environmental protection.It incorporates the wholistic approach by the social community,the political community,scientific community and the international