Khangchendzonga in India

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WDPA ID

689

Reported Area

1784.0 km²

Data Provider

Wildlife Insitute India

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

MEE of National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries 2007

Attributes

Original Name Khangchendzonga

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1977

Sublocation IN-SK

Governance Type Sub-national ministry or agency

Management Authority Chief Wildlife Warden, State Forest Department

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

3 Protected Areas

  • Nepal
  • India

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Kanchanjunga Conservation Area

Khangchendzonga National Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

Khangchendzonga National Park

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Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Kanchanjunga

in Nepal

Kanchanjunga

English Designation

Conservation Area

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

143001

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2035.0 km2

Khangchendzonga National Park

in India

Khangchendzonga National Park

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

555622043

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1784.0 km2