Hesperid butterfly on tridax flower sikkim biodiversity action plan august 2012 variegated mountain forest agama japalura variegata sikkim biodiversity conservation and forest fambong lho wildlife sanctuary in the east sikkim and maenam wildlife sanctuary in south sikkim are the two. Chapter 2 wildlife & biodiversity biodiversity at a glance india is recognized as one of the 12 mega diversity centres of the world out of the 18 biodiversity hot-spots in the world, india owns 2, namely the western ghats and the eastern himalayas sikkim covering just 0 2 % of the. Programmes to mark international biodiversity day were organised in sikkim and darjeeling on 22nd may by wwf india in collaboration with biodiversity management committee (bmc) and zero waste himalayas. Wildlife tour to sikkim one of the richest states in india when it comes to biodiversity, sikkim is home to a wide variety of flora and fauna 5,000 species of flowering plants, around 500 rare orchids, 11 varieties of oak. Biodiversity conservation in the sacred landscapes of the eastern himalayas world's ten critical centers for biodiversity and endemism sikkim himalaya is a part of biodiversity hotspot wildlife sanctuaries.
Introduction to north east india and its biodiversity significance state of sikkim, darjeeling hills of west bengal, arunachal pradesh, assam, manipur, meghalaya, mizoram movement of the wildlife and the gene flow. Draft: 22/10/11 sikkim biodiversity action plan department of forest, environment and wildlife management government of sikkim 2011. Advertisements: india is a mega-biodiversity country status of forests and biodiversity in india (1990-2005) article shared by the wildlife institute of india (wii) divides india into 10 biogeographic zones or regions. India has become aware of the situation and has created wildlife sanctuaries, national parks and biosphere reserves for in-situ conservation of biodiversity and scientific organisations (gene banks) for ex-situ conservation keywords: himalaya sikkim 01 2 the himalaya 2a: himalaya. Buy sikkim biodiversity (9788192447506): significance and sustainability: nhbs - pushpa tamang, ak shrivastava, sonam r lepcha, sikkim state council of science & technology. Chapter 2 wildlife & biodiversity biodiversity at a glance india is recognized as one of the 12 mega diversity centres of the world out of the 18.
Landscape analysis in fambong lho wildlife sanctuary, east district, sikkim, india 'fambong lho' wildlife sanctuary in east district, sikkim characterize different communities in the dominant vegetation type of tropical broad leaved hill forest and to assess biodiversity controls. List of national parks and wildlife sanctuaries in sikkim how many national parks and wildlife sanctuaries in sikkim total number of national national park is an area which is strictly reserved for the betterment of the wildlife & biodiversity, and where activities like developmental. Fambong lho wildlife sanctuary (devanagari: ) is a wildlife reserve in the east sikkim district of the state of sikkim in india biodiversity edit. Conservation efforts in the eastern himalaya region grantmaking focuses on three large landscapes: kangchenjunga-sikkim landscape in nepal a grant of $300,000 over three years was awarded to world wildlife funds nepal programme in kathmandu to help establish the first-ever. The sikkim biodiversity board is under forest, environment & wildlife management department the board is functioning under national biodiversity authority (sec 8 of bd act, 2002) chennai at central level. Based on three of the most commonly used tourist destinations, the perception of local stakeholders and their attitudes, and discussions with authorities, this paper analyses the dynamics of tourism growth and biodiversity and its impact on resources, environment, local communities and the state.
Biodiversity forms the building blocks of a healthy natural environment find out how cardiff aims to look after our nature and wildlife. India is the hotspot of biodiversity and has been preserved in the form of national parks and wildlife sanctuaries explore 50 national parks of india here the largest wildlife reserve in sikkim.
Connect to download get pdf rapid biodiversity survey i. The red panda (in its habitat locally known as biodiversity and wildlife special sikkim envis newsletter on status of environment &its related issues. 81 biodiversity in sikkim biodiversity, wildlife and ecotourism the national action plan on climate change (napcc) was formulated and launched by the prime minister in june 2008 it has eight missions that focus on enhancing energy.
Integrating ethnobiological knowledge into biodiversity conservation in the eastern himalayas and national wildlife sanctuaries (n=11) within the as noted in the sikkim biodiversity action plan. Pangolakha wildlife sanctuary (pron: p ng l kha, nepali: ) is a wildlife reserve in the east sikkim district of the state of sikkim in india it is about 30 kilometres (19 mi) biodiversity edit. Tourism, waste, and conservation initiatives, sikkim, india deforestation and loss of vegetation cover, biodiversity loss (wildlife, agro-diversity) potential: air pollution, surface water pollution / decreasing water (physico-chemical, biological) quality. Designing a participatory policy framework for the conservation of lakes in the sikkim himalaya sandeep tambe1, dipankar ghose2 and m l arrawatia3 1department of forest, environment and wildlife management,government of sikkim, c/o dr included as a part of the 34 global biodiversity.