Great Himalayan National Park

Great Himalayan National Park
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The Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area is an undisturbed habitat in the ecologically distinct Western Himalayas.

It holds diverse flora with greatest concentration of medicinal plants known for all of the Himalayas. It is the habitat of 4 globally threatened mammals such as Snow Leopard and Himalayan Brown Bear, and 3 globally threatened birds including the Western Tragopan pheasant.

The park lies in the Himalayan mountains in the state of Himachal Pradesh. The site covers Great Himalayan National Park plus the Tirthan and Sainj Wildlife Sanctuaries.

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Full Name
Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area
Unesco ID
1406
Country
India
Inscribed
2014
Type
Natural
Criteria
7 10
Categories
Natural landscape - Mountain
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Site History

2014 Inscribed

2013 Referred

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Great Himalayan National Park