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Protected wildlife species of Nepal

an introductory handbook

by Nabina Shrestha

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Published by IUCN-The World Conservation Union in Kathmandu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nepal.
    • Subjects:
    • Wildlife conservation -- Nepal.,
    • Endangered species -- Nepal.,
    • Nature conservation -- Nepal.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 67-69).

      StatementNabina Shrestha.
      ContributionsInternational Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL84.5.N35 S57 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 69 p. :
      Number of Pages69
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL325131M
      ISBN 109291440191
      LC Control Number97906038
      OCLC/WorldCa38081455

      Globally significant wildlife species such as Bengal tiger, greater one-horned rhinoceros, Asian elephant, gharial, Gangetic river dolphin and giant hornbill in Terai Arc Landscape (TAL) and snow leopard, red panda and musk deer in the Chitwan-Annapurna Landscape (CHAL) are under threat. Considerable research studies have been carried out in protected areas of Nepal over last three decades. Often, these studies are species oriented on selected endangered mammals and do not deliver.

      APPENDIX II-listed Dalbergia spp. (Rosewoods) (All Appendix-II Dalbergia spp. covered by Annotation # Species/ Population. Common name. First listing date **. Notes. Dalbergia spp. (Populations of Madagascar). Rosewood. 6/12/ Pre-Convention date for Madagascan populations of Dalbergia spp. other than D. louvelii, D. monticola, D. normandii, D. purpurascens, and D. xerophila. After an orientation in Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital, we will begin our field studies in the near-tropical, forested floodplains of Chitwan National Park. These lush forests support populations of rare mammals like rhinoceros, sloth bears, Bengal tigers, langur monkeys, hundreds of species of birds, and two crocodile species.

      Wide range of ecosystems, from subtropical jungles of the Tarai to the arctic conditions of Himalayan highlands, is found in Nepal. Nepal's rich bio-diversity makes it one of the best ecotourism destinations in the whole world. Almost 19 percent of the country's total land accounts for its sixteen protected wildlife areas across the country. However, both species are protected in Nepal under the National Parks and Wildlife Conservation Act () signifying that the protection of pangolins in the country has long been recognized as a priority. Nepal is km long and km wide, stretching from east to west in a roughly trapezoidal shape and covering an area of , km 2. It.


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Protected wildlife species of Nepal by Nabina Shrestha Download PDF EPUB FB2

Wildlife. Nepal’s wildlife is officially classified into two main categories: common and protected. The common category lists Nepal is a landlocked country located in South Asia with China in the north and India in the south, east and west.

The country occupiessq. km of land and lies between coordinates approximately 28°N and 84°E. National protected status (Nepal government- National park and wildlife reserve Act ) under this and next reading a dash indicates that no threat category has be ascribed.

: Bharat Gotame. Includes one page description with drawings of major species. Includes bibliographic referencesCited by: 3. From CEC Nepal National Activator Mangal Man Shakya comes the latest issue of his publication "Wildlife Times" and a report on the March meeting on CITES, Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora.

Mangal's NGO launched a new book on the horn and tusk trade at the event in Doha, Qatar. Protected species of nepal 1. PROTECTED SPECIES OF Protected wildlife species of Nepal book Presented by: Pramod rai 2.

Brief history about protection of species in Nepal National park and wildlife conservation act BS ( AD), established numerous national park and reserves to protect diverse fauna. 4 different class of protection 1. protected areas due to invasive alien plant species such as Mikania micrantha, Chromolaena odorata and Lantana camara has only exacerbated the threats.

The Status of Nepal s Mammals is an invaluable project, providing crucial information on taxonomic and. The book is organised in eight chapters and discusses currently reported data on flora and fauna including some analysis of the trends since following the establishment of protected areas and sites, Ramsar sites, and World Heritage Sites throughout Nepal.

The book also makes a note of threatened and protected species, and endemic floral. More than 23 percent of Nepal’s total area is declared as protected area. That includes 12 national parks, one wildlife reserve, one hunting reserve and six conservation areas.

Find here name list of endangered animals of Nepal. We have posted here name list of endangered wildlife in Nepal. We include here name list of mammals endangered in Nepal, name list of endangered birds in Nepal and name list of endangered reptiles in Nepal.

Animals in Nepal. Nepal is a small landlocked country in the southern lap of the Himalayas. According to recording made by zoologists, Nepal has mammal species, bird species, reptile species, 43 amphibian species, fresh water fish species, and butterfly species.

For protection of biodiversity, the Government of Nepal has established 20 protected areas since AD consisting 10 national parks, 3 wildlife reserves. Protected wildlife species of Nepal: An introductory handbook: ISBN () IUCN-The World Conservation Union, Founded inhas become a leading book price comparison site.

The wildlife of Nepal can be divided into two categories, common and protected. Commonly protected species refers to those that are commonly spotted in the wild like leopards, spotted deer, the Himalayan tahr, blue sheep among others.

Protected species are those that are either endangered or threatened. Thus Nepal has always been a fantastic destination to experience the exotic wildlife.

The government of Nepal has recognized various areas as national park, wildlife reserve, Conservation area and hunting reserve providing fabulous opportunity for travelers to closely encounter various endangered and protected species of flora and faunas.

Wildlife of Nepal is officially classified into two main categories: common and protected. The common category lists such species as common leopard, spotted deer, Himalayan tahr, blue sheep and others. These species are commonly seen in the wild.

The protected species include 26 mammals, nine birds and three reptiles. Hundreds of species of sungabha flowers and 48 species of wild roses and 25 species of flowering plants, out of total 30 species found in Nepal.

This area is the habitat of some endangered wild animals like thar, snow leopard, black bears and ghoral. It is estimated that. Kathmandu, December The government of Nepal is preparing to revisit various ecosystems and protected areas in the country to update the status of protected species and ecosystems.

The land of Nepal has extremely rich environmental wealth. With over species of birds, 23 protected areas, and diversely brilliant biomes ranging from tropical savannahs, to temperate coniferous forests, to alpine regions of shrub, rock and ice, you will be delighted and astounded by the physical wonders of this country.

Our wildlife activities give you the opportunity to explore it all. Flying to Biratnagar Airport and driving to Koshi Tappu is the beginning of Complete Wildlife Tour in Nepal.

Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve, a protected park in Eastern Nepal is birder’s paradise. species of birds including residential and migratory birds have been recorded at Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve.

Lifted straight from the pages of a Rudyard Kipling book, the steamy jungles of southern Nepal are home some of the best wildlife watching in Asia, if not the world. Photo by Iswanto Arif. Aware Impact. Besides trekking, the Annapurna region is also famous for rich wildlife. Around species of animals live in the area including rare Snow Leopards and Blue Sheep, species of birds, multi-coloured Impeyan, Koklass and Blood Pheasants, and various species of orchids and rhododendron.

Bhutan for Life. In AugustWWF, the Bhutan government, donors, and partners from around the world created Bhutan for Life. At the heart of the conservation effort is a $43 million fund—the first of its kind in Asia—to permanently protect Bhutan’s network of protected areas.Established inChitwan National park is the first protected area of Nepal, that is listed as a world heritage site of nature.

And the protected areas now includes ten national parks, wildlife reserves, one hunting reserve and conservation areas and eleven buffer zones covering an area (%) of the total area of the country.Bardia National Park in Nepal hosts 53 species of mammals, including the endangered one-horned rhinoceros.

Bhutan is dedicated to preserving its deep Buddhist traditions and pristine landscapes, Trails, foot bridges and unpaved roads provide unparalleled views of villages, mountains and the countryside.