Palnekond Talav Wetland

WETLAND 6118 | TALUKA: SAWANTWADI

Seasonal Area (Ha)12.54
Permanent Area (Ha)10.05
Lat, Long15.949712, 73.817975
JurisdictionMinor Irrigation Department and Private landholders 

Wetland type: Inland, Freshwater permanent Lake reservoir 

Violations reported: 01

Palnekond Lake Map

ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

  • source of drinking water for people living and around (source for Sawantwadi city)
  • source of water for agriculture
  • Source for traditional fishing
  • source for 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 flora and fauna species.

WETLANDS FEATURE

 It is located near an ecologically sensitive Western ghat.

BIO-DIVERSITY STUDY

Number of species spotted at location by expert team

FLORA SPECIES

34

FAUNA SPECIES

89

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BRIEF DOCUMENTATION REPORT

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FLORA FAUNA CHECKLIST