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Nepal Wildlife and Economy

Nepal Wildlife and Economy

Animals and Plants Which animals live in Nepal? About 30 larger and over 80 smaller mammal species live in Nepal. Anyone who travels the country will particularly notice the many species of butterflies. There are a lot of insects and they tend to be a bit bigger than ours. Some animal species can only survive protected, such as the unicorned rhinoceros or the elephants. In very remote areas of the Himalayan Mountains you can still find bears and snow leopards….

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Nepal Guide

Nepal Guide

Nepal – country information Country name Nepal Official name Kingdom of Nepal Capital Kathmandu continent Asia Area 147,181 km Population 26 494 504 (2011) Foundation of a state 1. 1. 1768 The highest mountains Sagarmatha / Chomolungma (Mount Everest) 8848 m (according to measurements in 2005 – 8844 m) Longest rivers Karnálí 920 km (in the country 800 km) State system constitutional monarchy with a bicameral parliament The biggest cities Kathmandu (capital) 650,000 (agglomeration 1.2 million), Biratnagar 145,000, Lalitpur /…

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