Current affair diary 4/1/2021

Subject: Environment

Dibru-Saikhowa National Park:

√Assam CM sets Jan. 31 deadline to rehabilitate Dibru-Saikhowa National Park dwellers.

√ It is situated in the south bank of the river Brahmaputra in Assam.

√ It is the largest swamp forest in north-eastern India.

√It is an identified Important Bird Area (IBA), notified by the Birdlife International.

√ It is most famous for the rare white-winged wood ducks as well as feral horses.

√ The forest type comprises semi-evergreen forests, deciduous forests, littoral and swamp forests and patches of wet evergreen forests.

√ Maguri Motapung wetland is a part of the Reserve.

?focus area for prelims 2021:
Location and characteristics

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28/01/2021
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