Environment and ecology are one most important topic for UPSC Preparation. As they are common in both Prelims and Mains. So today we are sharing some important books which will be helpful in covering the static portion of the syllabus. For covering the current portion of environment and ecology follow this link.
Although there is a shortage of books and study materials for this topic, but we found some books which are extremely helpful for preparation. You can buy any one of them.
This is highly recommended book by IAS Toppers and also many coaching institutes. You should buy this book without thinking twice.
This book follows the paper pattern and syllabus given by Union Public Service commission which conducts these examinations. The language of the book is simple and the content is engaging which ensures students face no trouble during studying. Plus the distinctive designing makes it easy to navigate and read. This bestseller book has sold over 30, 000 copies and is widely read by students.
2. Environment And Ecology-A Complete Guide (Civil Services (Preliminary And Main) Examinations)
This is one of the popular books among aspirant, and with good reviews on amazon. The author had compiled this book by keeping in mind the syllabus and need of UPSC Exam.
Chapters based on an analysis of all the environment-related questions in the Preliminary and Main Examinations from 1987 to 2015. Current affairs and recent developments related to Environment and Ecology. Answers to the questions of the Preliminary Examination from the year 1987 to 2015, with comments where necessary. Model answers for the 2014 and 2015 questions.
So it should be your second choice if you are planning to buy environment and ecology book for UPSC Civil Services Examination.
This book is also helpful for other competitive examination apart from UPSC. This book is a guide for the students who want to improve their environment, ecology and biodiversity knowledge.
Various aspects of the subject of environment and ecology have been approached in an easy and concise manner. The book covers all that you need to study for the civil services examination in this subject. However, it has been designed in a way to be useful for other students as well who are not preparing for the UPSC exams. The content has been divided into broad chapters, namely- Environment–General Issues, Ecology, Ecosystem, Biodiversity, Pollution, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Climate Change and Sustainable Management and Sustainable Development.
Hope you find this collection informative and helpful if you are unable to find good books for preparation then let us know in the comment section we would love to help you.