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2020

Question [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
How many Ramsar sites are there in India?
A
27
B
37
C
41
D
48
Explanation: 

Detailed explanation-1: -The Ramsar convention entered into force in India on 1 February 1982. India currently has 54 sites designated as Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar Sites).

Detailed explanation-2: -During this year itself (2022) a total of 28 sites have been declared as Ramsar sites. Based on the date of designation mentioned on Ramsar Certificate, the number is 19 for this year (2022) and 14 for previous year (2021).

Detailed explanation-3: -There are 75 Ramsar sites in India. These are wetlands deemed to be of ā€œinternational importanceā€ under the Ramsar Convention.

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