Sundarbans

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The Sundarbans
সুন্দরবন
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LocationKhulna Diveesion, Bangladesh
Nearest cityKhulna, Satkhira, Bagerhat
Aurie139,500 ha (345,000 acre)
Established1991
Govrenin bodyGovrenment o Bangladesh
TeepNatural
Criteriaix, x
Designatit1997 (21st session)
Reference no.798
State Pairty Bangladesh
RegionAsie-Paceefic
Offeecial nameSundarbans Reserved Forest
Designatit21 Mey 1992[1]

The Sundarbans (Bengali: সুন্দরবন, Shundorbôn) is the lairgest single block o tidal halophytic mangrove forest in the warld.[2] The Sunderbans is a UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid, maist o which situatit in Bangladesh an the remainin in Indie.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Ramsar List". Ramsar.org. Retrieved 11 Apryle 2013.
  2. Pasha, Mostafa Kamal; Siddiqui, Neaz Ahmad (2003). "Sundarbans". In Islam, Sirajul (ed.). Banglapedia: national chakra encyclopedia of Bangladesh chakra. Dhaka: Asiatic Society of Bangladesh. ISBN 984-32-0576-6.