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Kounsernag: The triangular mountain peaks of Pir Panchal range to the south of the kashmir valley above the Kounsernag are usually named as ‘Kounserin Kothera’ -rooms of Kounsar, by the people living in the adjacent and surrounding areas. These glorious peaks remain under snow throughout the year. The glaciers also serve as the source to
Tirthan river : Pure water of tirthan river near by Great Himalayan National Park, Himachal Pradesh Photo By: Ankit Sharma, DIBNS, Dehradun
Indian Star Tortoise : Indian star tortoise or Geochelone elegans is occour in semi-arid, thorny, grassland, dry areas and scrub forest of India and Sri Lanka. This species is quite popular in the exotic pet trade. A large number of specimens of this species are found in the illegal wildlife trade in India. Photo By: Javed
Himalayan Goral (Naemorhedus goral) : This is a goat like animal that can be found in mountainous from Western Himalaya to Arunachal Pradesh,Nagaland, Manipur and Mizoram .The grayish brown coat develops thick, shaggy wool in winter.
Migratory Birds at Asan Barrage Uttarakhand: Greylag Goose is the largest and bulkiest of the wild geese native to the UK and Europe. Largest numbers of recoveries are from Greylag Geese ringed in Denmark, Britain and Sweden. In November, the Greylag Goose from areas north of the Caspian Sea and in western Siberia move south to