Shwesettaw Wildlife Sanctuary is 546 kilometre square wildlife and forestry reserve. The sanctuary is located at 20’ 04” N and 94’ 36”E, and lies in the southwest part of the Myanmar Central Dry Zone. This area has a heavy monsoon rains from May to November but a total absence of rain from December to April.Shwesettaw Wildlife Sanctuary lies in the east of the Rakhine Yoma Mountain Range and the landscape is full of low range hills.
Chin State is a mountainous region and lies in the Northwest of the Union of Myanmar. Towns and villages in Chin State are situated on the mountain ranges (or) among the valley and plains.Reh Khaw Da town is a small border village, 65 miles away from Falam and 35 miles from Tiddim. This is the town where the Reh Lake is formed.The Reh Lake is famous in Chin State as the prettiest spot. It is located between Chin mountain range and Indian mountain range.
The Northeast India-Myanmar Pine Forests ecoregion is one of only four tropical or subtropical conifer forest ecoregions in the Indo-Pacific region. All of these ecoregions contain less biodiversity than the forests that surround them. However, they contain processes and species unique to these ecosystems. This ecoregion contains moderate levels of biodiversity but remains largely intact, providing opportunities to conserve and protect this ecoregion's biodiversity into the future.
National Kandawgyi Garden was also known as Maymyo botanical garden, Mandalay. It is located in Pyin Oo Lwin (also called Maymyo) town of Mandalay division. The garden covers an area of 344.81 acres. It was established in 1915.In order to serve as a recreation center for the public and to carry out educational activities related to conservation of trees and forests so that people will become interested and appreciate the values of trees and flowers, the Garden was created.
Historical estimates of wild elephant populations in Myanmar have been extremely variable. Between the 1930s and the 1990s, 3,000 to 10,000 wild elephants have been proposed. Taking positive action to protect the elephants is difficult without an idea of the distribution, current numbers, and rate of decline of the wild populations.There were international wildlife surveying teams convened a broad group of elephant experts in Myanmar to review current knowledge concerning the status of the country's wild elephants. The ultimate aim was to generate expert information on conservation issues dealing with wild elephants.
Pho Kyar Forest Resort is located in a foot-hill of Bago Yoma Mountain ranges and lies within the Saing Ya tropical reserved forest. 10 miles away from the town of Thargaya, which is a town on Yangon to Mandalay main motor-road and 204 miles from Yangon and 240 miles from Mandalay. It is about an 8 hour drive from Yangon.There is an international standard resort in this region especially designated for local and foreign tourists.
The Hukaung Valley is located in the far northern part of Myanmar. It is part of an area considered one of the global hotspots for biodiversity.Hukaung Vallery can also be taken as the birthplace of the Chindwin River, which is one of the largest river in Myanmar.Hukaung Vallery is a remote area, which was made famous by the building of the Ledo Road during World War II as a military supply route for the Allies between India and China. In 1999, the road was an abandoned dirt tract, bridges were washed away, and much of the interior valley was largely uninhabited.