Tag: IN – Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area

Himalayan park authorities step up vigil fearing wildlife vulnerability; On Manorama

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The Himachal Pradesh wildlife wing staff have started working overtime to protect the species from poachers, largely local.

Source: Himalayan park authorities step up vigil fearing wildlife vulnerability

Keep Out…Come Again; Yardain Amron; Earth Island

The underbelly of American-styled conservation in the Indian Himalayas.

Source: Keep Out…Come Again

UNESCO Sites in Himachal Pradesh that must be on every traveller’s list; Aishwarya Rai; Republic World

UNESCO sites in Himachal Pradesh include architecturally brilliant train track on hills and a surreal national park. Check the UNESCO world heritage sites in HP…

Source: UNESCO Sites in Himachal Pradesh that must be on every traveller’s list – Republic World

Want to test nerves? Trek to Great Himalayan National Park; IANS

Park authorities say the best time to trek in the park is from April to June and from October to November.. Great Himalayan National Park. Travel News. Himachal Pradesh. Tirthan Valley.

Source: Want to test nerves? Trek to Great Himalayan National Park

An easy guide to visiting the Great Himalayan National Park; Resham Sengar; Times of India

The Great Himalayan National Park is Himachal Pradesh’s most special travel destination.

Source: An easy guide to visiting the Great Himalayan National Park

7 Natural UNESCO World Heritage Sites In India; Precious Kamei; Outlook India

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Here are the seven natural sites that have been declared as UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Source: 7 Natural UNESCO World Heritage Sites In India

Trek Down Memory Lane Through Great Himalayan National Park – World Heritage Site; Sanjeeva Pandey; Hill Post

“Itali-Titli Tiyari dali; Yanne bhi bhali, syane bhi bhali” is a local saying in the very undeveloped and intensely wild area that I trekked…

Source: Trek Down Memory Lane Through Great Himalayan National Park – World Heritage Site

Rare species of musk deer spotted in Kullu national park; Dipender Manta; The Tribune

India – Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area

The Great Himalayan National Park (GHNP) authorities have a reason to cheer. A team of forest officials that visited the park a few days ago spotted a rare species of musk deer.

RS Patiyal, director, GHNP, Kullu, said the team was here to assess the presence of rare species of animals in the area and during that period, it noticed two musk deer at Gumsrao.

He added that the presence of the rare species of deer in the area was a good sign.

The GHNP authorities are unaware of the exact number of musk deer in the national park having numerous flora and more than 375 fauna species, including 31 mammals, 181 birds, three reptiles, nine amphibians, 11 annelids, 17 mollusks and 127 insects. They are protected under the strict guidelines of the Wildlife Protection Act-1972, which is why any sort of hunting is not permitted.

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