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KAKAIJANA RESERVED FOREST

Famous For:

Animals

Golden Langur

Birds

Pied Harrier, Lesser Kestrel, Red Vented Bulbul, Black Headed Oriole, Drongo, Ashi Swallo Shrike, Pied Myna, Jungle Leubbler, Little egret, Large egret, Pond Heron, Open Bell Stork, Lesser Adjatent Stork, Recket Tailed Drongo, Grey Headed Myna, Greater Recket Tailed Drango, Black Crested Bulbul Shama, Ruphoas Shrike, Green Heron, Open Bill Stork, Magpic Robin etc.

Others

Binturong, Jungle fowl, Barking deer, Pangolin, Flying Squirrel.

Plant

Around Orchid, Sal Patches, Scattered Bamboo Grooves and saplings of miscellaneous tree species.

Kakaijana Proposed Wildlife Sanctuary (26o22' North-20o21' North and 90o33' East - 90o34' East ) cover an area of 15,000 bigha land situated on the bank of Aie river, declared Reserved Forest on 29th April 1966, 15 km away from Bongaigaon town in eastern direction. It has been proposed to be upgraded into a wildlife sanctuary since 1st April 1999, under the Aie Valley Forest Division ( Letter No. A/24/5/Kakoijana/31/317-20 dated 1/4/99).

   Golden Langur which is found here is rare in the world and only in this area of North Eastern  region. In addition to Golden Langur differnt types of Birds and differnt types of valuable Climber's, Shrub, Herb , Sapling plants are also availble . There is one hill spring called "Kalikapat" which flows through the forest and drains to the paddy field. There is also an ancient "Shiva" temple on one of the hills. All these Animals and Sceneries are  beautiful and tourist attractive.

 

 

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GOLDEN LANGURE
Golden Langur

Magpic Robin


Orchid

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