KSL China

The delineated target landscape is approximately 10,843 sq. km., and includes two main watersheds: an area draining to Masasarovar of approximately 7,780 sq. km, and the Karnali watershed (also known as Peacock Basin) with 3,062 sq. km2within the Chinese portion of the KSL.

General Information:

Landscape: Kailash Protected Area Type: Corridor
Established Year: Area: 10843 sq. km.

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From: 3641 meter To: 7678 meter
Average rainfall (m): N/A
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Vegetation: More than 40% of this area is covered by very sparse vegetation or barren land, 37% by sparse to open shrublands, and approximately 11% by grasslands, with lakes and wetlands comprising 8% of the area


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  • Important Bird Areas
  • Protected Area
  • Corridor
  • Ecology
  • Globe Land Cover
  • Landscape
  • HKH Boundary