Kakkayam Dam

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Kakkayam Dam
Kakkayam Dam Reservoir Kerala India.jpg
Kakkayam Dam Reservoir
Kakkayam Dam is located in Kerala
Kakkayam Dam
Location in Kerala
Kakkayam Dam is located in India
Kakkayam Dam
Location in India
Coordinates11°33′04″N 75°55′30″E / 11.551°N 75.925°E / 11.551; 75.925Coordinates: 11°33′04″N 75°55′30″E / 11.551°N 75.925°E / 11.551; 75.925

Kakkayam is a dam site located at Koorachundu in Kozhikode, Kerala.[1] Kakkayam is on the outskirts of the Western Ghats, a UNESCO world heritage site, and Malabar Wildlife Sanctuary, a 7,421-hectare (18,340-acre) abode of wild animals including elephants and bisons.[2][3]

Kakkayam has an abundant wildlife population and is also a trekking and rock climbing destination.[4][5]

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  1. ^ "Minor landslide at Kakkayam". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 14 October 2017.
  2. ^ "Landslip in Kakkayam valley, tourists stranded". Mathrubhumi. Retrieved 14 October 2017.
  3. ^ "Counter at Kakkayam may be relocated". The Hindu. Retrieved 14 October 2017.
  4. ^ "Kakkayam is dealt a difficult hand". The Hindu. Retrieved 14 October 2017.
  5. ^ "Kakkayam on state tourism map". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 14 October 2017.

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