Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Sanctuary

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Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Sanctuary is part of the Tentative list of Myanmar in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Sanctuary is a haven for critically endangered birds such as the White-rumped Vulture and Slender-billed Vulture, and turtles. The large natural freshwater lake with surrounding lowlands is also a RAMSAR site. It provides habitats to at least 20,000 migratory and resident waterbirds. Its fish diversity is also high and includes seven endemic species.

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Full Name
Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Sanctuary
Country
Myanmar
Added
2014
Type
Natural
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2014 Added to Tentative List

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