Endangered Species and Conservation Laws for Bhutan

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Endangered Species and Conservation Laws for Bhutan

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BHUTAN’S THREATENED SPECIES
Mammals: 27
Birds: 18
Reptiles: 3
Amphibians: 1
Fishes: 3
Molluscs: 0
Other Inverts: 1
Plants: 9

Protection of Wildlife and Protected Areas Law No.694

This Law shall be called the Protection of Wildlife and Protected Arms Law. The following expressions contained in this Law shall have the meanings given hereunder: (a) Wildlife Means wild animals and wild plants in their natural habitats; (b) Wild animal means…

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Biodiversity Act 2003

This Act shall be called the Biodiversity Act of Bhutan, 2003. Be it enacted by the National Assembly at it’s 81st session on the….day of the ….month of the Water Sheep Year corresponding to….day of the …. month of 2003. It shall come into force in the year of the…

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