Uppalapadu

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Uppalapadu
ఉప్పలపాడు
Village
Heronry at Uppalpadu
Heronry at Uppalpadu
Uppalapadu is located in Andhra Pradesh
Uppalapadu
Uppalapadu
Uppalapadu is located in India
Uppalapadu
Uppalapadu
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 16°11′N 80°18′E / 16.18°N 80.30°E / 16.18; 80.30Coordinates: 16°11′N 80°18′E / 16.18°N 80.30°E / 16.18; 80.30
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Guntur
Area[1]
 • Total 16.60 km2 (6.41 sq mi)
Elevation 19 m (62 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 6,175
 • Density 370/km2 (960/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Guntur

Uppalapadu is a village in Guntur district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is located in Pedakakani mandal of Guntur revenue division.[1]

Geography[edit]

Uppalapadu is located at 16°11′N 80°18′E / 16.18°N 80.30°E / 16.18; 80.30.[2]

Bird sanctuary[edit]

The Bird Center is located just after the village entrance. The water tanks in the village are unique as they provide refuge to many species of birds, including endangered spot-billed pelicans and painted storks. The birds migrate here from various places such as Siberia, and use the center for nesting.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "District Census Handbook - Guntur" (PDF). Census of India. p. 14,390. Retrieved 18 January 2015. 
  2. ^ "Location co-ordinates of Uppalapadu". Wikimapia. Retrieved 2007-08-01. 
  3. ^ "Uppalapadu Bird sanctuary". Online edition of The Hindu. Chennai, India. 2005-07-20. Retrieved 2007-08-01. 

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