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Assertion

In situ conservation is an ideal conservation strategy for biodiversity.

Reason

It maintains recovering populations in the surroundings where they have developed.

A

Both Assertion and Reason are correct and Reason is the correct explanation for Assertion

B

Both Assertion and Reason are correct but Reason is not the correct explanation for Assertion

C

Assertion is correct but Reason is incorrect

D

Both Assertion and Reason are incorrect

Answer

In-situ conservation is done by conserving the species in their natural habitats. It is the best way of biodiversity conservation. The reason is that it maintains recovering populations of the organisms in the surroundings where they have developed. Examples include sacred groves, national parks, biosphere reserves, sanctuaries, etc.
So, the correct answer is 'Both Assertion and Reason are correct and Reason is the correct explanation for Assertion'.

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