Consider the following differences between primary and secondary succession:

  1. While primary succession occurs in areas where no life has existed, secondary succession occurs in areas where a previously existing community has been removed
  2. While soil is absent at the time of beginning of primary succession, soil is present in areas where secondary succession begins

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module