Mahananda Neora Valley Corridor

Checklist dataset published by International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development

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Mahananda Neora Valley Corridor

Description

This is a list of seed plants (Angiosperms and gymnosperms)recorded from Mahananda Neora Valley Corridor in India.

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Khumaltar GPO Box No 3226 Lalitpur Kathmandu Nepal
Metadata author
Neha Bisht
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ICIMOD
Khumaltar GPO Box No 3226 Lalitpur Kathmandu Nepal
Originator
ICIMOD
ICIMOD
Khumaltar GPO Box No 3226 Lalitpur Kathmandu Nepal

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International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development

Publication Date

Feb 29, 2012

Registration Date

Mar 12, 2012

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Description

The proposed corridor between Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary and Neora Valley National Park is an important migratory route for Asiatic elephants. It is approximately 40 km long and covers three forest … more

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The proposed corridor between Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary and Neora Valley National Park is an important migratory route for Asiatic elephants. It is approximately 40 km long and covers three forest ranges in Kalimpong Forest Division. The corridor passes through the southern boundary of the reserve forest areas of Darjeeling. Its buffer in the north consists of the reserve forest areas of Mongpong, Lish, Churanthi of Chel Range, Ramthi, Lethi, and Fagu blocks under the Noam Ranges. The corridor and its buffer zone cover the whole of the Mal Block, parts of Sakam in Darjeeling district, and enters West Nar Block of Neora Valley National Park of Wild Life Division-II in Jalpaiguri district.

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Study area description

The Kangchenjunga Landscape encompasses the southern stretch of landscape surrounding Mt Kangchenjunga (8,586m), which spreads over diverse ecological zones in eastern Nepal, Darjeeling and Sikkim in India, and western Bhutan. On the northern side, a small part of the northern slope extends into the Tibet Autonomous Region of China.

Funding

The MacArthur Foundation

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Nakul Chettri