Read this and answer the following questions.
A news item on Biodiversity discussed by Conference of parties (CoP) -2012-Hyd says in the next four decades the earth’s natural resources will be limited to grass lands, mountains, ice and arid and semi-arid plains.
By 2050 the loss of Biodiversity will lead to unprecedented. Climate change would be the key factor. Nearly 1.3 million natural ecosystems will be without any original species.
(The coloured areas are indicators of biodiversity loss. The red areas show maximum biodiversity loss.)
(Courtesy CoP-2012 on biodiversity-Hyderabad)
(a) What does the areas with colour codes indicate?
(b) Which areas show maximum biodiversity loss?
(c) Which areas show minimum biodiversity loss?
(d) From 2010-2050 what difference do you find in the state of biodiversity?
(e) So what steps would you suggest to conserve our biodiversity?