Sakteng in Bhutan

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WDPA ID

64415

Reported Area

741.0 km²

Data Provider

"National Environment Commission, Wildlife Conservation Division"

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

Bhutan METT+ 2016

Attributes

Original Name Sakteng

English Designation Wildlife Sanctuary

IUCN Management Category IV

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1993

Sublocation BT-41

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Department of Forests and Park Services

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

2 Protected Areas

  • India
  • Bhutan

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Kalaktang Sanctuary

Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Kalaktang

in India

Kalaktang

English Designation

Sanctuary

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

26145

Year of Designation

Reported Area

300.0 km2