Ramsar Sites Part 6

Ramsar Sites Part 6 List of Ramsar Sites in India (T) Tamil Nadu Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park: Gulf of Mannar Marine Biosphere Reserve is the first Marine Biosphere Reserve in South and South-East Asia. Globally threatened species including the dugong (Dugong dugon), whale […]

Ramsar Sites Part 5

Ramsar Sites Part 5 List of Ramsar Sites in India (O-R) Odisha Bhitarkanika Mangroves: The site’s Gahirmatha beach is said to host the largest known Olive Ridley sea turtle nesting beach in the world. Out of 58 recorded species of mangroves in India, 55 species […]

Ramsar Sites Part 3

Ramsar Sites Part 3 List of Ramsar Sites in India (H-J) Haryana: Sultanpur National Park: Approximately 250 species of Birds are found at Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary. Birds come from distant regions like Siberia, Europe and Afghanistan. It was declared as a wetland of international importance […]

Ramsar Sites Part 2

Ramsar Sites Part 2 List of Ramsar Sites in India A-G Andhra Pradesh: Kolleru Lake: It is the largest shallow freshwater lake in Asia. The lake is a habitat for around 20 million resident and migratory birds, including the grey or spot-billed pelican (Pelecanus philippensis). […]