Consider the following Mangroves:

  1. Bhitarkanika Mangroves
  2. Pichavaram Mangroves
  3. Sundarbans Mangroves

 Which of the above is/are Ramsar sites?

Answer: [A] 1 & 3 Only

The Bhitarkanika Mangroves are mangrove wetland in Odisha. The Pichavaram mangroves in Tamil Nadu is India’s one of the largest mangrove forests. The Sundarbans mangrove forests lies on the delta of the Ganges, Brahmaputra and Meghna rivers on the Bay of Bengal.

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