Sunday, 19 November 2017

 

PROTECTED AREA NETWORK IN MANIPUR

 

IN-SITU CONSERVATION SITES:

Conservation site

Location (District)

in sq. km

Lamjao National Park

Bishnupur

40.00

Yangoupokpi Lokchao Wildlife Sanctuary

Chandel

184.80

Bunning Wildlife Sanctuary

Tamenglong

115.80

Zeliad Wildlife Sanctuary

Tamenglong

21.00

Keilam Wildlife Sanctuary

Churachandpur

187.50

Jiri-Makru Wildlife Sanctuary

Tamenglong

198.00

Shiroi Hill National Park

Ukhrul

41.00

EX-SITU CONSERVATION SITES:

Conservation sites

Location (District)

Area in sq.km.

Manipur Zoological Garden

(including 2nd Home of SANGAI)

Imphal (Iroishemba)

0.68

Orchid Preservation Centre

Imphal (Khonghampat)

0.50

ORCHID PRESERVATION CENTRE (KHONGHAMPAT)

 

1) Year of establishment:- 1976

2) Area:- 50 ha

3) Elavation:- About 760 - 800 m above the M.S.L

4) Aspect:- Major portion in south, west and north

5) Slope:- Moderate to steep

6) No. of species preserved:- 150 species

7) Situation:- The centre is about 12 km from Imphal along the Imphal-Dimapur road

8) Best season for visit (Flowering season):- April to July

 

KEIBUL LAMJAO NATIONAL PARK

Latitude - 24027' N - 24031' N        Longitude - 93053' E - 93055' E

Altitude - 767 m - 788 m               Temp - 40C(Jan) - 320C (June)

Humidity - 45%(March) - 80%(August)

Extent of area - 40 sq.km.

Date of Declaration as National Park - 28/03/77

Forest Type - Moist semi-evergreen Forest

Eco-System - Combination of aquatic wetland and terrestrial eco-system.

 

SANGAI POPULATION:

 

Year

Type of Survey

Stag

Hind

Fawn

Total

1990

Aerial census

29

35

12

76

1991

Ground census

37

51

16

104

1992

Aerial census

21

32

9

62

1993

Aerial census

38

48

12

98

1994

Ground census

36

65

16

137

1995

Ground census

58

69

25

152

1996

Ground census

57

65

21

143

1997

Ground census

58

72

17

147

1998

Ground census

56

62

28

146

1999

Ground census

63

61

25

149

2000

Ground census

54

76

32

162

2003

Ground census

65

74

41

180



 

MANIPUR ZOOLOGICAL GARDEN (IROISHEMBA)

1) Year of establishment:- 2nd October, 1976

2) Area:- 68 ha

3) Situation:- Iroishemba, 7 km from Imphal

4) Revenue 1998-1999:- Rs 1,35,441/-
                    1999-2000:- Rs 1,61,308/-

 

Visitors entry timing:   April to September(Summer) 10 a.m. to 4.30 p.m
                                     October to March(Winter) 
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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