8. Consider the following statements related to the ecological roles played by Fungi:
- 1. In symbiotic relation with plants fungi helps plants to absorb water and minerals in soils that are dry and with low mineral concentration.
- 2. They help in recycling of nutrients in all terrestrial habitats.
- 3. Fungi help in bioremediation by degrading soil pollutants such as insecticides, herbicides, and heavy metals.
Which of the above stated functions is/are correct?