Nishant Talav Wetland

WETLAND 6140 | TALUKA: VENGURLA

Seasonal Area (Ha)4.71
Permanent Area (Ha)0.88
Lat, Long15.869861,73.669394
JurisdictionRevenue Department and Private Ownership 

Wetland type: Permanent lakes, Seasonal/intermittent streams/ creeks, Permanent freshwater marshes, Shrub-dominated wetlands, Tree-dominated wetlands, Dam / Reservoir.

Violations reported: 04

Nishant Lake Map

ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

  • Source of drinking water for people living and around
  • Source of water for agriculture, Medicinal plants
  • Buffering communities from extreme events as floods and storms
  • Groundwater recharge, Water purification
  • Acts as a sink for sediments
  • Habitat for noteworthy animal species

WETLANDS FEATURE

It is located in bio diversity rich coastal area near the Arabian sea.

BIO-DIVERSITY STUDY

Number of species spotted at location by expert team

FLORA SPECIES

31

FAUNA SPECIES

26

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BRIEF DOCUMENTATION REPORT

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FLORA FAUNA CHECKLIST