Khushboo Lucknow, 300 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 343 Points View Profile Khushboo Asked: October 24, 20212021-10-24T14:14:24+05:30 2021-10-24T14:14:24+05:30In: Geography Tell us about Svalbard. Why Svalbard is in news? current affairesgeography Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent 0 Questions 307 Answers 60 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile [Deleted User] 2021-10-24T14:17:05+05:30Added an answer on October 24, 2021 at 2:17 pm Svalbard This facility lies inside of a mountain in Nordenskjöld Land on the island of Spitsbergen in Svalbard, Norway. It is a vault that contains humanity’s ultimate food security. So it is called as doomsday vault. Norway’s government owns the vault. Depositors retain ownership rights. India has sent around 9.5 crore seeds to Svalbard Why in news? The Svalbard Global Seed Vault — referred to as the earth’s ‘doomsday vault’ — now contains about 1.05 million seeds is facing great existential threat due to global warming. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions Tell us about the Silver Distribution in India. Tell us about the Mica Distribution in India.
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The Svalbard Global Seed Vault — referred to as the earth’s ‘doomsday vault’ — now contains about 1.05 million seeds is facing great existential threat due to global warming.