Uttarakhand biodiversity board selects 13 sacred groves for eco-tourism

TNN | Updated: Oct 1, 2016, 10.21 AM IST

 

The Uttarakhand Biodiversity Board (UBB) has selected 13 sacred groves for eco-tourism.Thal Kedar will become the first sacred grove of the state. It is spread over 1315 hectare and is eight kilometre from Pithoragarh in Kumaon. There are 200 species of medicinal plants and 663 other species of plants.

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