Beng Per Wildlife Sanctuary

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Beng Per Wildlife Sanctuary
IUCN category IV (habitat/species management area)
Map showing the location of Beng Per Wildlife Sanctuary
Map showing the location of Beng Per Wildlife Sanctuary
Location Mostly Kampong Thom Province and Preah Vihear Province, Cambodia
Coordinates 13°14′01″N 104°51′04″E / 13.2335°N 104.8510°E / 13.2335; 104.8510[1]Coordinates: 13°14′01″N 104°51′04″E / 13.2335°N 104.8510°E / 13.2335; 104.8510[1]
Area 2,425 km2 (936 sq mi)[1]
Established 1993[1]

The Beng Per Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the northern plains of Cambodia. It has wild cattle and deer, large water birds and elephants; as well as important archaeological sites.[2] It is the southern end of the Northern Plains Dry Forest Priority Corridor.[3]

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