Category:Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary

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Wayanad (or Wynad) Wildlife Sanctuary (Malayalam: വയനാട് വന്യജീവി സംരക്ഷണകേന്ദ്രം) is an animal sanctuary in Wayanad district in Kerala, South India. It is spread over 344 km² and is about 16 km east of Sultan Battery, the nearest large town. The sanctuary is part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve. The Western Ghats, Nilgiri Sub-Cluster (6,000+ km²), including all of the sanctuary, is under consideration by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee for selection as a World Heritage Site. 11°36′18″N 76°4′58.8″E / 11.605°N 76.083°E / 11.605; 76.083

वायनाड अभयारण्य (mr); ワイナード野生動物自然保護区 (ja); Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary (en-gb); Wayanadin kansallispuisto (fi); Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary (en); Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary (en-ca); മുത്തങ്ങ (ml); வயநாடு வனவிலங்கு காப்பகம் (ta) animal sanctuary in Wayanad, Kerala, India (en) മുസ്താ, വയനാട് വന്യജീവി സം‌രക്ഷണകേന്ദ്രം (ml); वायनाड (mr)
Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary 
animal sanctuary in Wayanad, Kerala, India
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Instance ofwildlife refuge
Location Wayanad district, Kerala, India
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  • IUCN category IV: Habitat/Species Management Area
11° 38′ 45.6″ N, 76° 21′ 50.4″ E
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