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Kolleru Lake: Quiz


Question 1: Kolleru is located between Krishna and ________ delta.
Godavari RiverKrishna RiverWestern GhatsTapti River

Question 2: The rest of the lake is being diminished by water diversions or was infested with weeds like elephant grass and ________.
Eichhornia crassipesWater hyacinthUnited StatesPontederiaceae

Question 3: The resident birds include Grey pelicans, Asian Open-billed Storks (Anastomus oscitans), ________ (Mycteria leucocephala), Glossy Ibises, White Ibises, Teals, Pintails, Shovellers.
Spot-billed PelicanKokrebellurBlack KitePainted Stork

Question 4: Satellite images taken on February 9, 2001 by the Indian remote sensing satellite found that approximately 42% of the 245 kmĀ² lake was occupied by aquaculture, while ________ had encroached another 8.5%.
Sustainable agricultureAgricultureIntensive farmingOrganic farming

Question 5: The lake was an important habitat for an estimated 20 million resident and migratory birds, including the Grey or ________ (Pelecanus Philippines).
Oriental DarterLittle CormorantAmerican White PelicanSpot-billed Pelican

Question 6: The agricultural encroachments were mostly ________ paddies.

Question 7: It is located in ________ state, India.
Hyderabad, IndiaMaharashtraAndhra PradeshTelangana


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