Satajaan

Bird Sanctuary

Satajaan Bird Sanctuary

Satajan Wetland is known for the large presence of the migratory and residential birds, located about 8 km in the junction of National Highway-52 and the Dejoo-kimin road.For last few years there has been a bone contention between a group of fishery enterpreneurs and the local nature loving people. It may be recolled that "GREEN HERITAGE" has been campaigning for the preservation of the Satajan Wetland and it?s promotion to a reserved bird Sanctuary over the last eight years with active support from the local villagers. The Satajan Wetland (Beel), a unique habitat of aquatic flora and fauna. The area of the wetland is 34 acres out of which 21 acres of land under NF Railway. Besides three species of endangered turtles, Green Heritage, has recorded as many as 34 species of residential and 13 species of long distance and altitude migratory birds and more than twenty five species of fish fauna in the wetland during 2007-08 .

The bird survey is conducted every year under Asian Water Bird Census of Indian Bird onservation Network, Bombay Natural History Society. The Satajan Wetland is known as the breeding ground of lesser and Large Whistling Teal, White Breasted Water Hen, Bronze Winged Jacana.Satajan Wetland is also the nesting ground of Indian Purple moorhen and coots over the years and the visiting site of the endangered white eyed pochard, a migratory bird comes from the Siberian Pacific belt. Large number of students, researchers and Nature lovers of the country used to visit the wetland during the winter season each year for Ecological and Biodiversity study. Regular Bird watching programmes used to organize by Green Heritage where basic training has been provided to students and local people regarding bird identification.

Visit Satajaan Bird Sanctuary

Satajaan Bird Sanctuary can be visited From October to March.
The nearest Airport to Satajaan Bird Sanctuary is Lakhimpur Airport.. It is approximatly 10 KM away.
The nearest Train Station to Satajaan Bird Sanctuary is Lakhimpur. It is approximatly 8 KM away.
The nearest Bus Station to Satajaan Bird Sanctuary is Lakhimpur. It is approximatly KM away.

Satajaan Bird Sanctuary is under the juridiction of . Their contact number as per our record is .


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