List of Ramsar Wetlands Sites in India

List of Ramsar Wetlands Sites in India

The Ramsar Convention is an international treaty for the conservation and sustainable utilization of wetlands, recognizing the fundamental ecological functions of wetlands and their economic, cultural, scientific, and recreational value

India currently has 49 sites designated as Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar Sites), with a surface area of 1,093,636 hectares.

Sr. No.Name of SiteState Location
1.Kolleru LakeAndhra Pradesh
2. Deepor BeelAssam
3.Kabartal WetlandBihar
4.Nalsarovar Bird SanctuaryGujarat
5.Thol Lake Wildlife SanctuaryGujarat
6.Wadhvana WetlandGujarat
7. Sultanpur National ParkHaryana
8. Bhindawas Wildlife SanctuaryHaryana
9. Chandertal WetlandHimachal Pradesh
10.Pong Dam LakeHimachal Pradesh
11.Renuka WetlandHimachal Pradesh
12.Wular Lake Jammu Kashmir
13.Hokera WetlandJammu Kashmir
14.Surinsar-Mansar LakesJammu Kashmir
15.Tsomoriri LakeJammu Kashmir
16.Asthamudi WetlandKerala
17.Sasthamkotta LakeKerala
18.Vembanada Kol WetlandKerala
19.Tso Kar Wetland ComplexLadakh
20.Bhoj WetlandMadhya Pradesh
21.Lonar LakeMaharashtra
22.Nandur MadhameshwarMaharashtra
23.Loktak LakeManipur
24.Bhitarkanika MangrovesOrissa
25.Chilka LakeOrissa
26.Beas Conservation ReservePunjab
27.Harike LakePunjab
28.Kanjli LakePunjab
29.Keshopur-Miani- Community ReservePunjab
30.Nangal Wildlife SanctuaryPunjab
31.Ropar LakePunjab
32.Keoladeo Ghana NPRajasthan
33.Sambhar LakeRajasthan
34.Point Calimere Wildlife and Bird SanctuaryTamil Nadu
35.Rudrasagar LakeTripura
36.Haiderpur WetlandUttar Pradesh
37.Nawabganj Bird SanctuaryUttar Pradesh
38.Parvati Agra Bird SanctuaryUttar Pradesh
39.Saman Bird SanctuaryUttar Pradesh
40.Samaspur Bird SanctuaryUttar Pradesh
41.Sandi Bird SanctuaryUttar Pradesh
42.Sarsai Nawar JheelUttar Pradesh
43.Sur SarovarUttar Pradesh
44. Upper Ganga Ever (Beijjat to Madira Stretch) Uttar Pradesh
45.Bakhira Wildlife SanctuaryUttar Pradesh
46.Asan Conversation ReserveUttarakhand
47.East Kolakata Wetlands West Bengal
48.Sunderbans WetlandWest Bengal
49.Khijadia Bird SanctuaryGujarat

List of Ramsar Wetlands Sites in India

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