Koshi Tappu in Nepal

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Reported Area

175.0 km²

Data Provider

Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation (DNPCWC), Ministry of Forests and Soil Conservation, Nepal


Original Name कोशी टप्पु वन्यजन्तु आरक्ष

English Designation Wildlife Reserve

IUCN Management Category IV

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1976


Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation (DNPWC)

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable