TNPSC Current Affairs June 2017
BirdLife International has recognised 3 new sites as biodiversity hotspots in Goa. It is a conservation organisation which has added 3 sites to their list of Important Bird and biodiversity Areas”.
The 3 sites which added are Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary, Navelim Wetlands and Netravali Wildlife Sanctuary.
Goa has now seven recognised biodiversity including the three new sites.
The other four sites are Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary and Mollem National Park, Carambolim Wetlands, Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary and Mhadei Wildlife Sanctuary.