Plantation of which of the following trees can help to prevent forest fires in the Himalayan region?

Answer: [B] Rhododendron

Plantation of trees like Banj oak, Myrica, Alder & Rhododendron in between the Chir pine trees can help to prevent forest fires in the Himalayan region. Chir pine are the main reason for forest fires in Himalayan region.

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