wetland site

Spread across 4.44 sq km area in Dehradun district on the banks of Yamuna river, Asan receives about 40 migratory species, including Rudy Shelduck, Common coot, Gadwall, Kingfisher, Indian cormorant, Baer’s pochard, Northern pintail, Bar-headed goose, among others. (Credit: Ministry of environment and forests)

Asan Conservation Reserve becomes Uttarakhand’s first Ramsar site

Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Suparna Roy
UPDATED ON OCT 15, 2020 11:11 PM IST
Asan Conservation Reserve is home to many rare and endangered species like the Ruddy Shelduck, Red Crested Pochard, among others.
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