Poip Lake Wetland

WETLAND 6040| TALUKA: Malvan

Seasonal Area (Ha)29.41
Permanent Area (Ha)0.63
Lat, Long16.165191, 73.589091
JurisdictionRevenue Department, Private landholder

Wetland type: Inland, Permanent freshwater lake, marshes, Shrub-dominated wetlands, Tree-dominated wetlands

Violations reported: 04

Poip Lake Map
Poip Lake

ECOSYSTEM SERVICES

  • source of water for agriculture
  • 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

 Wetland is located in a coastal area of Malvan near arabian sea. act as storage basins which lower flood crests, minimize erosion and serve to reduce the destructiveness of severe floods.

BIO-DIVERSITY STUDY

Number of species spotted at location by expert team

FLORA SPECIES

38

FAUNA SPECIES

39

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BRIEF DOCUMENTATION REPORT

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FLORA FAUNA CHECKLIST