Sultanpur National Park : Visit Of G20 Delegates
The G20 delegates recently visited the Sultanpur National Park, which is one of the 75 Ramsar sites in the country.
- Sultanpur National Park, formerly known as Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary, is located in the Gurgaon district in Haryana.
- It is spread over 1.42 sq km, comprising mainly wetlands.
- This national park is a major habitat for aquatic birds, including migratory and resident birds.
- It was notified as a Ramsar site, a wetland of international importance, in 2021.
- Vegetation: Tropical and dry deciduous.
- Flora: Grasses, dhok, khair, tendu, ber, jamun, banyan tree, neem, berberis, Acacia nilotica and Acacia tortilis.
- Fauna: More than 320 species of birds have been recorded from the Park.
- This is a very important wintering ground for waterfowl.