Arrange the following states in decreasing order of their forest cover in the country?
2. Arunachal Pradesh
Select the correct code:
Correct Answer : d ) 4, 1, 3, 2Explanation :
Environment, Forest and Climate Change Minister Bhupender Yadav has released ‘India State of Forest Report 2021’. It has been prepared by the Forest Survey of India (FSI).
Forest Survey report 2021 has included a new chapter related to the assessment of forest cover in the Tiger Reserves, Corridors and Lion conservation area of India.
Madhya Pradesh has the largest forest cover in the country followed by Arunachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, and Maharashtra.
So, according to the question, states in decreasing order of their forest cover in the country are:
- Arunachal Pradesh
Hence, option (d) is correct.