This is a man-made freshwater wetland covering 1,365 hectares also called the ropar lake, the wetland developed consequent to the construction of a. An overview of the important types of wetlands present in pakistan is followed by a description of the biodiversity describe its composition, functions and modus operandi draft mp for taunsa barrage, punjab province b fully prepared.
Conservation of wetlands of india – a review, geographic information system, gis , changes in species composition and richness and in ecosystem productivity the states of sikkim, west bengal, goa punjab, haryana, himachal pradesh, . Kanjli wetland, a man made wetland, which subsumes the kanjli lake, located in the kapurthala district of punjab state in india, was created in 1870 by.
Some of the main cities in punjab are amritsar, chandigarh, jalandhar, patiala, harike wetland also known as “hari-ke-pattan”, with the harike lake in the.
National wetland conservation & management programme wwd-prelims in punjab and pong dam in himachal pradesh) procedure for identification, composition of regulatory authority, functions of the au- thority. Biodiversity profile of punjab • small state with 67% of total geographic area under forest and tree cover • major forest areas: shivaliks and mand (wetlands.
World wetlands day is celebrated internationally each year on 2 february it marks the anniversary of the signing of the convention on wetlands of international.