Kanchanjunga in Nepal

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WDPA ID

143001

Reported Area

2035.0 km²

Data Provider

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

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

METT 2003, 2005

RAPPAM 2002

Birdlife IBA 2004

Attributes

Original Name कञ्चनजङ्घा संरक्षण क्षेत्र

English Designation Conservation Area

IUCN Management Category VI

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1998

Sublocation

Governance Type Local communities

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

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

Khangchendzonga National Park

in India

Khangchendzonga National Park

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

555622043

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1784.0 km2

Khangchendzonga

in India

Khangchendzonga

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

689

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1784.0 km2