Lulusar-Dudipatsar National Park

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Dudipatsar Lake, in Lulusar-Dodipat National Park.
Map of Lulusar-Dudipath National Park

Lulusar-Dodipat National Park is located in the Kaghan Valley in Mansehra District of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, in northern Pakistan. The park was created in 2003.[1] The scenic Dudipatsar Lake and Lulusar Lake and peaks are in the park.

Flora and fauna[edit]

The flora includes the trees, shrubs, perennials, and herbs of the Himalayan Western Himalayan subalpine conifer forests and higher elevation Western Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows ecoregions. Some of the park's fauna includes the Snow leopard, Black bear, Marmot, Weasel, Lynx, Leopard, Himalayan Snowcock, and the Snow partridge. The park's lakes and wetlands habitats are of significant ecological importance for resident fauna and migratory waterfowl.[1]

Region[edit]

Saiful Muluk National Park, with Lake Saiful Muluk, is adjacent to Lulusar-Dodipat National Park in the Kaghan Valley region. Together the parks protect 88,000 hectares (220,000 acres).[1]

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Coordinates: 35°01′N 74°05′E / 35.017°N 74.083°E / 35.017; 74.083