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Rainforests of Assam: Dihing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary

By: Soumyadeep Datta(Editor), Moromi Talukdar(Editor), Novanita Sharma(Editor)

156 pages, colour illustrations

Bhabani Books

Paperback | Jan 2013 | #217285 | ISBN-13: 9789382624714
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NHBS Price: £46.99 $62/€53 approx

About this book

Language: English

A pictorial work showcasing the biodiversity found in Dihing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary in Assam, a state in northeastern India. Introductory chapters describe the climate and flora and fauna, as well as the rainforest and ongoing conservation efforts.


Contents

- Whar are Rainforests 5
- Climate of Rainforests 9
- Flora and Fauna of Rainforests 11
- Distribution of the Tropical Rainforest 15
- Importance of Rainforest 18
- Rainforests of Assam 19
- Rainforest Conservation in Assam at the Highest Priority Site 25
- Rainforests of Assam are in Danger 106
- Rainforest Conservation Movement in Assam 146
- Some Important Mammals of Dihing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary 150
- Some Important Birds of Dihing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary 152


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