Flashcards in ENVIRONMENT Deck (65)
In which year did Environment Protect Act brought about?
It is ___________________________ duty of every citizen to protect the environment. Also name the articles.
Fundamental, Article 51- A, 47, 48, 48- A
Environment Protection Act was enacted after which UN conference
UN conference on the Human Environment held at Stockholm in the year June 1972
When was EPA last amended
What are Milankovitch oscillations
reason for climate change. something to do with sun's surface.
Name the greenhouse gasses
1. Water vapour
2. carbon Dioxide
4. Nitrous Oxide
Fluorinated gasses are released through
Highest emission of CO2 (countries)
China> US> India
Per capita emission of CO2
Saudi Arabia> Australia> US> Canada
In which layer is Ozone gas found?
Ozone is measured in
The ozone hole is where?
which treaty was signed keeping in mind the ozone hole
Montreal Treaty in 1987
When is World Environment Day celebrated
5th June (1974)
The theme for 2018 Environment Day was
Beat Plastic Pollution
The theme for the 2019 environment day
Biodiversity (Columbia in partnership with Germany)
which country will host 2020 environment day and what will be the theme
Columbia with the partnership of Germany, thetheme being Biodiversity
United Nation Framework Convention on Climate Change was adopted where and when
Earth Summit Rio De Jenerio , in the year 9 May 1992
Rio declaration consists of
Rio Summit came into force in the year
21 March 1994
What is IPCC
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Kyoto Protocol was adopted in the year
11 December 1997
Kyoto Protocol made boundations for nations for the time period?
Paris Agreement was adopted in the year?
Earth Summit was held where and in which year?
Earth Summit was nicknamed as
Rio 10 +
MDG was a result of which summit?
Rio 2012, Rio + 20 is called
Earth Summit 2012
Earth Summit 2012 was hosted by which country
Brazil, Rio de Janeiro