Taninthayi Forest Corridor

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Taninthayi Forest Corridor is part of the Tentative list of Myanmar in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

The Taninthayi Forest Corridor contains some of the southernmost dry seasonal evergreen forests. The Corridor comprises Taninthayi National Park, Lenya National Park and Thagyet Reserved Forest. It lies in the transition zone between Indochinese and Sundaic zoological species. Notable fauna includes 99% of the population of the critically endangered Gurney’s Pitta, as well as Asian Elephant, Tiger, Malayian Tapir and Sunda Pangolin.

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Full Name
Taninthayi Forest Corridor
Country
Myanmar
Added
2014
Type
Natural
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2014 Added to Tentative List

The site has 3 locations

Taninthayi Forest Corridor: Taninthayi National Park (T)
Taninthayi Forest Corridor: Lenya National Park (T)
Taninthayi Forest Corridor: Thagyet Reserved Forest (T)

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