Pangolin survey in Makawanpur and Gorkha

Indian pangolin (thick-tailed pangolin): Manis crassicaudata

The National Trust for Nature Conservation, Ratnanagar, Chitwan has started undertaking survey of endangered wildlife pangolin in Makawanpur and Gorkha districts.

The study of pangolin has been initiated from Raniban community forest of Makawanpur and Mirkot community forest of Gorkha from Thursday, shared Trust’s Conservation Officer, Santosh Bhattarai.

He further informed that the study had started in Chitwan on February 21.

The Trust has initiated pangolin survey with support from Hariyo Ban Program.



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