Q. With reference to Bhitarkanika National Park consider the following statements::
1.It is India’s second largest mangrove ecosystem after the Sunderbans.
2.The national park is located in Uttarakhand and is home to snow leopard.
3.It is one of the Ramsar Sites of India..
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C
Notes:

Statement 1 and 3 are correct. Bhitarkanika National Park is India’s second largest mangrove ecosystem after the Sunderbans. It is one of the Ramsar Sites of India.

Statement 2 is incorrect. Bhitarkanika National Park is located in Odisha and it is home to saltwater crocodile.

Source: The Hindu