Senchal Mahananda Corridor

Checklist dataset published by International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development

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Senchal Mahananda Corridor

Description

This is a list of seed plants (Angiosperms and gymnosperms)recorded from Senchal Mahananda Corridor.

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ICIMOD
ICIMOD 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 the Senchal Wildlife Sanctuary and Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary is about 26 km long. It is bounded in the east by the forest of Kalimpong Division along the Teesta River.… more

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The proposed corridor between the Senchal Wildlife Sanctuary and Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary is about 26 km long. It is bounded in the east by the forest of Kalimpong Division along the Teesta River. A very good patch of forest belonging to a number of villagers of Turuk Khasmahal busty (small village) already exist connecting Mahaldiram forest with the Turuk extension in the corridor. The corridor is prone to landslides with settlements and forest villages in close proximity.

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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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Point of contact
Nakul Chettri