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Nepal biodiversity resource book : protected areas, Ramsar sites, and World Heritage sites

Author: Ukesh Raj Bhuju; Nepalnature.com (Organization); International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development.; Nepal. Ministry of Environment, Science, and Technology.; United Nations Environment Programme.
Publisher: Kathmandu : International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development : Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology, Govt. of Nepal, ©2007.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nepal biodiversity resource book.
Kathmandu : International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development : Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology, Govt. of Nepal, ©2007
(OCoLC)742279055
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ukesh Raj Bhuju; Nepalnature.com (Organization); International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development.; Nepal. Ministry of Environment, Science, and Technology.; United Nations Environment Programme.
ISBN: 9789291150335 9291150339 9789291150359 9291150355
OCLC Number: 190760784
Notes: "United Nations Environment Programme."
CD-ROM includes the complete report along with the annexes in PDF format.
Description: xxix, 128 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Machine derived contents note: Chapter 1 Nepal Biodiversity Resource Book Project 1 --
Background 1 --
Rationale 1 --
Goal and Objective 3 --
Methodology 3 --
Outputs 5 --
Limitations 5 --
How the document is organised 5 --
Chapter 2 Country Background 7 --
Location 7 --
Physiography 7 --
Climate 8 --
Soil 9 --
River systems 9 --
Land use 9 --
Population and human development 10 --
Natural resources of economic significance 10 --
Acts, regulations, and policies 11 --
International conventions and treaties 15 --
Protected sites 15 --
Chapter 3 Biodiversity Assessment 17 --
Biogeography 17 --
Vegetation types 18 --
Diversity at different altitudes 19 --
Species diversity 21 --
Ex-Situ conservation and specimens preservation 36 --
Chapter 4 Protected Areas of Nepal 41 --
Khaptad National Park 41 --
Bardia National Park 43 --
Rara National Park 45 --
Shey Phoksundo National Park 46 --
Chitwan National Park 48 --
Langtang National Park 50 --
Shivapuri National Park 52 --
Sagarmatha National Park 53 --
Makalu Barun National Park 55 --
Shuklaphanta Wildlife Reserve 57 --
Parsa Wildlife Reserve 59 --
Koshitappu Wildlife Reserve 60 --
Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve 62 --
Annapurna Conservation Area 64 --
Manaslu Conservation Area 67 --
Kangchenjunga Conservation Area 69 --
Proposed protected areas 71 --
Chapter 5 Ramsar Sites 73 --
Ghodaghodi Tal Ramsar site 73 --
Jagdishpur Reservoir Ramsar site 75 --
Beeshazar and Associated Lakes Ramsar site 76 --
Koshitappu Wildlife Reserve Ramsar site 78 --
Other priority wetland sites 79 --
Terai wetlands 79 --
High-altitude wetlands 83 --
Chapter 6 World Heritage Sites 91 --
Lumbini, the birth place of Lord Buddha 91 --
Chitwan National Park 95 --
Kathmandu Valley 96 --
Swayambhu Monument Zone 98 --
Pashupati Monument Zone 99 --
Changunarayan Monument Zone 100 --
Sagarmatha National Park 101 --
Chapter 7 Conclusion 103 --
Vegetation types 103 --
Flora 104 --
Fauna 106 --
Ex-Situ conservation and specimens preservation. 113 --
Chapter 8 Recommendations 115 --
References 116.
Responsibility: [Ukesh Raj Bhuju and others] ; prepared by Nepalnature.com.
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