Hornbills, hoolocks and hog badgers: Long‐term monitoring of threatened wildlife with local communities in Arunachal Pradesh, north‐east India. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the. If you are visiting Bomdila sector, then the easiest way to reach there is by road from Tezpur (Assam). Choudhury, A.U. Choudhury, A.U. Chauhan AS, Singh KP, Singh DK. Large herbivores are represented by Indian elephant, wild boar, musk deer, Indian muntjac, hog deer, sambar, gaur, goral, mainland serow, takin and bharal. TouristLink members rank Namdapha National Park, Daying Ering Wildlife Sanctuary and Talley Wildlife Sanctuary as the top national parks in Arunachal Pradesh. Dihang-Dibang or Dehang-Debang is a biosphere reserve constituted in 1998. Other bird groups include laughing thrushes, parrotbills, fulvettas, shrike babblers and scimitar babblers. It is bordered by Bhutan in the west, China in the north and northeast, Myanmar (Burma) in the southeast, and the states of Assam and Nagaland in the south. Datta, A., Naniwadekar, R. & Anand, M.O. This does not represent a political endorsement of the claims made by either side of the dispute. If you want to trek from the helipad to Tawang town, make prior arrangements for road transport before boarding the flight. The national park harbours the northernmost lowland evergreen rainforests in the world at 27°N latitude. https://en.wikivoyage.org/w/index.php?title=Arunachal_Pradesh&oldid=3943040, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This travel guide page was last edited at 00:59, on 31 March 2020 by Wikivoyage user. Arunachal Pradesh is home to four kinds of cats, endangered species as well as primates. The national park is located in Changlang district of the northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh, near the international border with Myanmar. "Tree species gap phase performance in the buffer zone area of Namdapha National Park, Eastern Himalaya, India", "Chaukan Pass, Burma - Geographical Names, map, geographic coordinates", 10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-3.RLTS.T2816A22271554.en, Official Website of Namdapha National Park, Website of Namdapha created by the Nature Conservation Foundation, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Namdapha_National_Park&oldid=987681081, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 8 November 2020, at 16:19. Arunachalam A, Sarmah R, Adhikari D, Majumder M, & Khan ML. Other rare, restricted range or globally endangered species include the rufous-necked hornbill, green cochoa, purple cochoa, beautiful nuthatch, Ward's trogon, ruddy kingfisher, blue-eared kingfisher, white-tailed fish eagle, Eurasian hobby, pied falconet, white-winged wood duck, Himalayan wood-owl, rufous-throated hill-partridge, and whitecheeked hill partridge. Arunachal Pradesh is a safe state. Requesting your driver to stop at Sela pass during the winter allows you to see picturesque snow-covered views. There are more than 36 major tribes and more than 306 sub-tribes, but most of them know Hindi. Kolkata: Botanical Survey of India 422p, {{cite iucn}}: error: |doi= / |page= mismatch (. below is the list of some of the important wildlife national … This page was last edited on 9 February 2019, at 01:47. Namdapha was originally declared a Wildlife Sanctuary in 1972, then a National Park in 1983 and became a Tiger Reserve under the Project Tiger scheme in the same year. (1996). [11], Because of the elevation range from 300 to 4,500 m (980 to 14,760 ft) and vegetation zones from evergreen, moist deciduous to temperate broadleaved and coniferous forest types to alpine vegetation, the park is home to a great diversity of mammal species. [3] There are five species of hornbills recorded from the area. [13] Non-human primates present include stump-tailed macaque, slow loris, hoolock gibbon, capped langur, Assamese macaque and rhesus macaque. It covers high mountains of Eastern Himalaya and Mishmi Hills. Although Arunachal Pradesh is claimed by both China (as South Tibet/Zangnan)(藏南地区) and India, it is under the effective control of the Indian government. It was last recorded in 1981 in a single valley within the park. National Parks in Arunachal Pradesh . One can get the ILP for any one of the above sectors. Most restaurants in Tawang serve them. [2] It also harbours extensive dipterocarp forests, comprising the northwestern parts of the Mizoram-Manipur-Kachin rain forests ecoregion. This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total. Smaller carnivores include red panda, red fox, yellow-throated marten, Eurasian otter, Oriental small-clawed otter, spotted linsang, binturong, Asian palm civet, small Indian civet, large Indian civet, masked palm civet, marbled cat, fishing cat, Asian golden cat, and two mongoose species. Find information on national parks in Arunachal Pradesh as well as 553 national parks in India, Four pantherine species occur in the park: leopard (Panthera pardus), snow leopard (P. uncia), tiger (P. tigris) and clouded leopard (Neofelis nebulosa). Talk . As per the observations taken during the National Camp organised here in October 2014 by BNHS, a lot of rare species' of butterflies were seen. These include the koh-i-noor, naga treebrown, red caliph, cruiser, wizard, fluffy tit, East Himalayan purple emperor. The ILP is provided for each of the sectors (1. The floristic diversity of Namdapha is as follows: Values in parentheses are percentage of total number. Nature Conservation Foundation, Mysore, India. (1990). The reserve spreads over three districts: Dibang Valley, Upper Siang, and West Siang. The snowythroated babbler is a rare species of babbler found only in the Patkai and Mishmi Hills and nearby areas in Northern Myanmar, is found in Namdapha. Winter waterfowl count in Namdapha National Park. [3] The first mid-winter waterfowl census in Namdapha was conducted in 1994 when species such as the white-bellied heron, a critically endangered bird was recorded for the first time. The fares are reasonably priced. The Namdapha flying squirrel (Biswamoyopterus biswasi) was first collected in the park and described. The State of Arunachal Pradesh is among the 29 States of India and holds the North Eastern most position in the Country. Final report to the Rufford Small Grants Program (UK). [1][7] Additionally, the park has extensive bamboo forests. [1] The national park harbours the northernmost lowland evergreen rainforests in the world at 27°N latitude. [3], It is the fourth largest national park in India.[4]. [5] Its name was combination of two Singpho words "nam" means water and "dapha" means origin (river which originates from Dapha Bum glaciers. [12], Other predators present in the protected area are dhole, Malayan sun bear, Indian wolf and Asiatic black bear. The following 192 files are in this category, out of 192 total. Namdapha National Park is a 1,985 km 2 (766 sq mi) large protected area in Arunachal Pradesh of Northeast India.With more than 1,000 floral and about 1,400 faunal species, it is a biodiversity hotspot in the Eastern Himalayas.