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Asked by Miss Mrunal Thombare

Mar 13, 2015

Why are forest affected by wars?

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In Java just before the Japanese occupied the region, the Dutch followed Scorched Earth Policy, destroying sawmills and burning huge piles of gaint teak logs so that they ...

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Asked by Adithyan Sanal

Mar 6, 2015

What is Scientific Forestry?

Dietrich Brandis introduced scientific forestry in India
Natural forests which had lots of different types of trees wer...

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Asked by Altaf Ali Sabeed

Oct 22, 2014

What are the differences and similarities between Bastar and Java rebellion?

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Colonial management of the forests in Bastar and in Java were largely the same. Only difference being that in case of India, it were the British and in ...

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Asked by Sejal Singh

Jan 3, 2015

Where is Bastar located? Discuss its people and history?

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Bastar is located in the southernmost part of Chhattisgarh. It is surrounded by Andhra Pradesh, Orissa and Maharashtra. Th...

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Asked by Pradhyumna Rao

Mar 12, 2015

What are forest villages????

After the Forest Act was enacted in 1865, it was amended in 1878 . This Act divided forests into thre...

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Asked by Priya M

Feb 14, 2015

Why did forests around railway tracks in India start disappearing after 1860?

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The spread of railways from the 1850’s created a new demand.
Railways were essential fo...

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Asked by Adithyan Sanal

Mar 22, 2015

 What is shifting cultivation?
Why did the European foresters discourage the practice of shifting cultivation?

Shifting agriculture is a traditional agriculture practice in many parts of Asia, Africa and South America.

In shifting cultivation parts of th...

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Asked by Adithyan Sanal

Mar 22, 2015

Which one of the following categories of forests is considered as the best on the basis of their utility? a) Reserved forests. b) Protected forests. c) Village forests. d) Community forests

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a) Reserved forests
 b) Protected forests
 c) Village forests
 d) Community forests

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Asked by Adithyan Sanal

Mar 22, 2015

Which of the following trees were promoted for building ships or railways?
a) Firs & Pines.
b) Bushes & Creepers.
c) Teak & Sal.
d) Shisham & Acacia. 1

 c) Teak & Sal.

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