Thursday, January 7, 2010

Be A part of a Global Initiative to save the Loktak Lake, the life line of Manipur.
Loktak Lake is the largest freshwater lake in Northeast India.It has an area of 300sqkm.Considering the ecological status and its biodiversity values,the lake was designated as a‘wetland of international importance’ under the Ramsar Convention on March23,1990.KeibulLamjao, the only floating national park in the world is situated at the southwest part of the lake.It is home to the endangered Manipur ‘Sangai’-Cervuseldieldi and many plant species.

North East Centre for Environmental Education and Research Sagolband Tera AkhamLeikai,Imphal West –795 001, Manipur (INDIA)

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