Harkul Khurd Lake Wetland

WETLAND 5944 | TALUKA: Kankavali

Seasonal Area (Ha)48.40
Permanent Area (Ha)30.05
Lat, Long16.328507, 73.807608
JurisdictionMinor Irrigation Department

Wetland type: Inland, Freshwater permanent Lake reservoir

Harkul Khurd Lake Map

ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

  • source of water for agriculture
  • source of noteworthy plant species
  • Buffering communities from extreme events as floods and storms
  • Groundwater recharge
  • Water purification, acts as a sink for sediments
  • Habitat for noteworthy fauna species

WETLANDS FEATURE

It is situated 800m from above sea level. it is a part of western ghats & many endemic endangered & rare varieties of flora & fauna found here. ecologically very

sensitive area. It is a corridor for tigers and other scheduled wild animals

BIO-DIVERSITY STUDY

Number of species spotted at location by expert team

FLORA SPECIES

149

FAUNA SPECIES

105

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BRIEF DOCUMENTATION REPORT

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FLORA FAUNA CHECKLIST