I-LTEO/ Indian Long Term Ecological Observatories launched
Q. India on 7 December 2015 launched the (I-LTEO) programme to scientifically monitor eight different biomes (natural landscapes) across the country. What does I-LTEO stand for?- Published on 09 Dec 15
a. Indian Long Term Ecological Observatories
b. Indian Long Term Environmental Observatories
c. Indian Long Term Ecological Organisation
d. Indian Long Term Environmental Organisation
ANSWER: Indian Long Term Ecological Observatories
The initiative was launched on the sidelines of the Conference of Parties-21 (COP-21) of UNFCCC in Paris. The programme aims to identify and monitor targeted socio-ecological challenges and help build capacity within India. The studies under the programme will indicate the need for imminent adaptation measures.