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List of Ramsar wetland sites in India

The Ramsar Convention on Wetlands of International Importance, especially as Waterfowl Habitat is an international treaty for the conservation and sustainable utilization of wetlands, i.e., to stem the progressive encroachment on and loss of wetlands now and in the future, recognizing the fundamental ecological functions of wetlands and their economic, cultural, scientific, and recreational value.

Here, we are giving the list of Ramsar wetland sites in India which is very useful in the preparation of competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

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Ramsar wetland sites in India

Ramsar Wetland Site

Location

Ashtamudi Wetland

Sasthamkotta Lake

Vembanad-Kol Wetland

Kerala

Bhitarkantika Mangroves

Orissa

Bhoj Wetland

Madhya Pradesh

Chandra Taal

Pong Dam Lake

Renuka Wetland

Himachal Pradesh

Chilika Lake

Orissa

Deepor Beel

Assam

East Kolkata Wetland

West Bengal

Harike Wetland

Kanjli Wetland

Ropar

 

Punjab

Hokesar Wetland

Surinsar-Mansar Lakes

Tsomoriri

Wular Lake

 

Jammu & Kashmir

Nalsarovar Bird Sanctuary

Gujarat

Kolleru Lake

Andhra Pradesh

Loktak Lake

Manipur

Point Calimare Wildlife and Bird Sanctuary

Tamil Nadu

Rudra Sagar Lake

Tripura

Sambhar Lake

Rajasthan

Upper Ganga River (Brijghat to Narora Stretch)

Uttar Pradesh

Environmental Issues and Convention

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