Outline development plan for Western Ghats region

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Town and Country Planning Organisation, Ministry of Works & Housing, Govt. of India , [New Delhi]
Regional Planning -- I



ContributionsIndia. Town and Country Planning Organisation.
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 98/60258R (H)
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Paginationiii, 248, [5] p.
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LC Control Number95902003

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On the West the mountain range running parallel to the Arabian sea is known as the Western Ghats.

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These ghats are not to be confused with the Eastern and Western Ghats that are highland ranges located along the coasts of India.

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Western Ghats host India’s richest wilderness in 13 national parks and several sanctuaries. It is the home of many endangered plants and animals. Recognised by UNESCO as one of the world’s eight most important biodiversity hotspots, these forested hills are also sourcing to numerous rivers, including the Godavari, Krishna and Cauvery.