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Nandini Wildlife Sanctuary

Location: 28-km From Jammu, J&K
Coverage area : 33.24-sq-kms
Main attractions: Pheasant
Best time to visit : Mammal Viewing - September to March / Bird viewing - March to May
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-- By rail : Nearest railhead is Jammu (28-km)
-- By air : Nearest Airport is situated at Jammu (26-km).
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Nandini wildlife sanctuary was named after Nandni village located at a distance of 28-kms from Jammu, on NHIA. There is appreciable pheasant population.

Fauna :
There are about eight mammal species in the whole sanctuary area. The main species are Leopard, Wildboar, Rhesus Monkey, Garal, Grey Langur, etc. The common birds found over here are Indian Mynah, Blue Rock Pigeon, Peafowl, Red Jungle Fowl, Chir Pheasants, Chakor, etc.


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