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What are the main objectives of the Antarctic Treaty?

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It main objectives are :

  • Antarctica is to be used for peaceful purpose only and military operations are not allowed. 
  • It prohibits nuclear test and disposal of radioactive waste. 
  • No ownership of land and water is permitted. 
  • Mineral and oil exploration, environmental pollution and hunting are banned. 
  • Explorers must not bring any exotic species. 
  • The continent is reserved for scientific investigation. 
  • It is also agreed to preserve and conserve the natural resources of the continent.

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