Soils: - Physical, chemical and biological properties. Processes and factors of
soil formation. Mineral and organic constituents of soil and their role in
maintaining soil productivity. Soil
profile. Problem soils and their reclamation.
Soil and moisture conservation:- Causes of soil erosion, method of control,
role of forest, characteristics of and steps in Watershed Management.
2.2.2 Manures and Fertilizers:- Types, organic – inorganic.
|1.Fundamental of soil science-V.D.Patil and Mali
2.Principle of agronomy-Raddy and Reddy
3.Fundamental of agriculture vol 1-Arun Katyayan
4.Soil Science – D.K Das
NOTE-SELECTIVE topic वाचा
|2.2.1 Eco Systems: - Types, food chain, food web, ecological |
pyramids, energy flow,
biogeochemical cycle of carbon and nitrogen.
2.3.1 Environmental Pollution:- Types, control, bio-indicators, endangered
2.3.2 Environmental problems related to quarrying and mining.
2.3.3 Greenhouse effect, Carbon trading, Climate Change.
2.7.2 Biodiversity, causes of loss of biodiversity, importance of biodiversity
|1. Ecology and enviornment ----- P.D.Sharma
2. पर्यावरण --तुषार घोरपडे
3. Shankar IAS notes
4. Enviornment-Ranjan Kolambe
5.State Gov.text Book--9th t0 12th standards
NOTE-SELECTIVE topic वाचा
|2.2.3 Diseases and pests of plants and animals.|
2.2.4 Pesticides and insecticides.
2.2.5 Injurious plants and weeds.
|2.4.1 Important wild animals of India.|
2.4.2 Breeds of cattle, Economics of fodder and pasture of grassland management.
2.5.1 Important indigenous trees species of India, exotic plants, plants as a source of forest products such as food, fibre, fuel wood, timber, non-timber, forest
produce/minor forest produce. Medicinal plants, Energy plantations,
Mangroves, Forest based industries.
2.5.2 Factors effecting growth and distribution of plants. Forest types of India.
|1. Indian forest-Manikandan
2. Principle of indian forestry-Josef
3. Handbook of forestry (seletive topic)-vol 1 and 2
(NOTE-SELECTIVE topic वाचा)
|2.6.1 National parks and Sanctuaries, World heritage sites.|
2.6.2 Social forestry, Joint Forest Management, Agro forestry.
2.6.3 Indian forest policy, Indian Forest Act, Wild Life Protection Act, Forest
Conservation Act, 1980.
2.6.4 National and International Organization working for nature conservation.
|1.पर्यावरण --तुषार घोरपडे
2.मूळ ACT वाचा
|2.7.1 Use of aerial photographs, thematic maps. Satellite imageries, Principle and|
application of GIS.
|1.भूगोल आणी कृषी -सवडी
|2.7.3 Plants breeding, tissue culture. Tribal’s and forests. Important tribes of India.||1.Essentials of Plant Breeding
by Phundan Singh and Singh,p
|Important Websites||1. http://www.mahaforest.nic.in/
By महेश खोरे ACF, राज्यात प्रथम