What does the fertilizers and farm animal waste cause?

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Editor">Editor Staff asked 4 weeks ago

What does the fertilizers and farm animal waste cause?
 
(a) Air pollution
 
(b) Industrial pollution
 
(c) Sewage pollution
 
(d) Agricultural water pollution
 
This question was posed to me in an online quiz.
 
My enquiry is from Environmental Issues topic in chapter Environmental Issues of Biology – Class 12

1 Answers
Editor">Editor Staff answered 4 weeks ago

The correct option is (d) Agricultural water pollution
 
Explanation: Fertilizers and farm animal waste lead to agricultural water pollution. When chemicals from fertilizers and pesticides make their way into the groundwater they contaminate the only usable water source.