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Khijadiya Bird Sanctuary (India)


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    • Khijadia Bird Sanctuary (India)
    • Khijadia Sanctuary (India)
    • Khijadiya Sanctuary (India)
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    • found: Work cat.: Pandey, C.N. Ecology and biodiversity of Khijadiya Bird Sanctuary and its environs, 2005:summary (Khijadiya Sanctuary; located 12 km north-east of Jamnagar in Gujarat; 604.86 ha in area) p. 5 (22°31ʹ27ʺN 70°07ʹ17ʺE; located in semi-arid lands of Jamnagar district and on the southern coast of the Gulf of Kutch, Gujarat State)
    • found: Welcome to the Khijadiya Bird Sanctuary, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India website, Mar. 17, 2011(Khijadiya Bird Sanctuary is located about 12 km. away from Jamnagar. It is a unique wetland eco-system having two fresh water lakes extending on an area of 6.05 SQ. km. Besides, marshes, mangroves, creek, of the Gulf of Kutch and salt pans are located in the adjoining area; Khijadiya Bird Sanctuary is divided in two parts, one section is known as Dhunvav and another section is known as Jambuda, popularly known by the name of the villages near which they are located)
    • found: Global Bird Watchers' Conference 2010 website, Mar. 17, 2011:home page (held at Khijadiya Bird Sanctuary located at the North East coastal region of Jamnagar district in the Gulf of Kutch)
    • found: protectedplanet.net, Mar. 17, 2011(Khijadia Sanctuary; India-Gujarat; Designation type: National. Status: Designated. Status year: 1981)
    • found: Birding in India and South Asia website, Mar. 11, 2011:bird watching > birding sites (Khijadia Bird Sanctuary, Jamnagar (Gujarat); unique wetland area with sea water on one side and fresh water on one side. This area which is about 12 km from Jamnagar (Gujarat), was declared as a Sanctuary on 6th November 1982; 605 ha.)
    • notfound: GEOnet, Mar. 17, 2011
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    • 2011-03-18: new
    • 2011-04-22: revised
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