Conservation of organisms in a natural habitat is called 
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avatarAsked on November 22, 2019 by Seelam Saraf

Conservation of organisms in a natural habitat is called 

A

Ex situ conservation

B

In situ conservation

C

Germplasm conservation

D

Both A and B

Answer

A) Ex-situ conservation is done by preserving the components of biological diversity outside their natural habitats. It is done by conserving genetic resources, as well as wild and cultivated or species. Examples include Gene banks, Microbial cultures, Cryopreservation, etc.
B) In-situ conservation is done by conserving the species in their natural habitats. It is the best way of biodiversity conservation. Examples include Sacred groves, National parks, etc.
So, the correct answer is 'In situ conservation'.

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