Gharana Wetland declared under J&K Wildlife Protection Act
The Government has already accorded sanction to notify Gharana Wetland Reserve in the interest of wildlife preservation and development.
Deputy Commissioner said wetland reserve is treated as Wetland Conservation Reserve from the commencement of
The Gharana Wetland Conservation Reserve supports a population of 20000 to 25000 birds of different species during every winter most of the species being migratory, endangered and covered under different schedules of the Act. This Reserve has also been declared as Important Bird Area (IBA).
Any attempt by any person to alter the boundaries, divert the land of the Protected Area or impede the working of the Department of Wildlife Protection for the management of the area and protection of wildlife shall be violation of the
Any person found guilty under the
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