Bhakra Wildlife Sanctuary of Punjab

History of the Sanctuary Bhakra Nangal Wildlife sanctuary is basically a man-made wetland. The wetland came into existence in the year 1961 when the 6km long artificial lake called Nangal lake was constructed over the Satluj river to divert extra water from Bhakra Nangal Dam. In the year 2008, the Ministry of Environment and Forest … Read more