Department of Environment and Forest


Eagle Nest Wildlife Sanctuary

On the way towards Bomdila, there are series of mini water falls all along the road. One will be tempted to get down for a while to associate with this charming beauty of nature. Down hill get a sight of flowing Kameng River through the thick lush green canopy of tropical vegetation. It is a real ocean of green paradise on earth. Steep uphill mountainous range with deep valley along the Kameng River with clear flying sky is a dome for the variety of birds, specially hornbill, eagle, kingfishers, pheasant, ducks etc. Such an area has been notified vide notification dtd.18.10.89 u/s 18 of Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972 as Eagle Nest Wildlife Sanctuary covering an area of 217 Sq.Km. The border of the Sanctuary is up to Diji Nallah after which the terrain and landscape has a local variation. As one goes further north the altitudinal change contribute in charge of vegetation. The forest changes from tropical to sub-tropical with change in composition of crop.

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