List of Ramsar Sites in India

List of Ramsar Sites in India

Here is the list of 46 Ramsar Sites in India .

No.Ramsar Sites in IndiaState – Location
1Sultanpur National ParkHaryana
2Bhindawas Wildlife SanctuaryHaryana
3Thol Lake Wildlife SanctuaryGujarat
4Wadhvana WetlandGujarat
5Ashtamudi WetlandKerala
6Beas Conservation ReservePunjab
7Bhitarkanika MangrovesOdisha
8Bhoj WetlandsMadhya Pradesh
9Chandra TaalHimachal Pradesh
10Chilika LakeOdisha
11Deepor BeelAssam
12East Kolkata WetlandsWest Bengal
13Harike WetlandsPunjab
14Hokera WetlandJammu & Kashmir
15Kanjli WetlandPunjab
16Keoladeo National ParkRajasthan
17Keshopur-Miani Community ReservePunjab
18Kolleru lakeAndhra Pradesh
19Loktak lakeManipur
20Nalsarovar Bird sanctuaryGujarat
21Nandur MadhameshwarMaharashtra
22Nangal Wildlife SanctuaryPunjab
23Nawabganj Bird SanctuaryUttar Pradesh
24Parvati Agra Bird SanctuaryUttar Pradesh
25Point Calimere Wildlife and Bird SanctuaryTamil Nadu
26Pong Dam lakeHimachal Pradesh
27Renuka lakeHimachal Pradesh
28Ropar WetlandPunjab
29Rudrasagar LakeTripura
30Saman Bird SanctuaryUttar Pradesh
31Samaspur Bird SanctuaryUttar Pradesh
32Sambhar lake Rajasthan
33Sandi Bird SanctuaryUttar Pradesh
34Sarsai Nawar JheelUttar Pradesh
35Sasthamkotta lakeKerala
36Surinsar- Mansar lakesJammu & Kashmir
37TsomoririLadakh
38Upper Ganga riverUttar Pradesh
39Vembanad Kol WetlandKerala
40Wular lakeJammu & Kashmir
41Sunderban WetlandWest Bengal
42Asan BarrageUttarakhand
43Kanwar Lake or Kabal TaalBihar
44Lonar LakeMaharashtra
45Sur SarovarUttar Pradesh
46Tso Kar Wetland ComplexLadakh
Ramsar Sites in India & Indian Wetlands

Ramsar Sites Questions Answers

What are Ramsar Sites?

Any wetland site which has been listed under the Ramsar Convention that aims to conserve it and promote sustainable use of its natural resources is called a Ramsar Site.

What is the Ramsar Convention?

Ramsar Convention is known as the Convention of Wetlands. It was established in 1971 by UNESCO and came into force in 1975. 

How many Ramsar Sites are in India?

46

Which is the largest Ramsar Site in India?

Sundarbans

Which is the first Ramsar Site in India?

Chilika Lake (Orissa) and Keoladeo National Park (Rajasthan) – They are first to recognized as Ramsar Sites in India

Which Indian state has the most number of Ramsar Sites?

Uttar Prades

Which is the smallest Ramsar Site in India?

Renuka Wetland (Himachal Pradesh )

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