Upper Sepik River Basin

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Upper Sepik River Basin is part of the Tentative list of Papua New Guinea in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

The Upper Sepik River Basin holds an undisturbed region of freshwater and rainforest, inhabited by numerous culturally diverse groups. Its fauna is especially notable for its endemic birds and fish. Culturally, the architecture of the gabled spirit houses stand out.

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Full Name
Upper Sepik River Basin
Country
Papua New Guinea
Added
2006
Type
Mixed
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2006 Added to Tentative List

Unesco Website: Upper Sepik River Basin

The site has 3 locations

Upper Sepik River Basin: Telefomin Region (T)
Upper Sepik River Basin: Hunstein Range Wildlife Management Area (T)
Upper Sepik River Basin: Korogo village and Haus Tamboran (T)

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