Environment, Ecology & Biodiversity MCQs

Q.  Biosphere Reserve network was established in which of the following year?

a. 1919
b. 1944
c. 1976
d. 1991


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The International Co-ordinating Council (ICC) of UNESCO introduced the designation ‘Biosphere Reserve’ for natural areas in 1971. The concept of Biosphere Reserves was then formally launched in 1976 under the UNESCO’s MAB Programme.
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