Mains Sampoorna: Environment contemporary issues
Every year around 4-5 questions are asked in the UPSC Main Examination from Environment and Ecology. The questions asked in the examination are mostly a mix of conceptual topics and contemporary issues associated with it. These questions demand a good understanding of the basics and multidimensional analysis of the topics. Most of the aspirants face challenges such as 'How to attempt questions in Mains Examination' and 'How to write answers in Mains Examination' etc.
The current document of 'Environment Contemporary Issues' of GS SCORE under the 'Mains Sampoorna' serves the purpose well, as it provides a compilation of topics of contemporary issues of the environment with a comprehensive analysis of each topic covered. It compiles topics that are important from the point of view of pollution, climate change, biodiversity conservation, environment conservation, environmental governance, etc. A multidimensional viewpoint and analysis of the topics will help candidates to understand the question in UPSC Mains 2022 and will help in Answer Writing. It will support UPSC Mains 2022 preparation by guiding aspirants on 'How to identify important topics for the environment and 'How to analyze topics with the point of view of UPSC'.