Lake In News: Vembanad Lake

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  • February 15, 2021
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Lake In News: Vembanad Lake

  • Preliminary steps have been initiated to demolish the illegally constructed villas on Nediyathuruthu island in Vembanad Lake.
  • Vembanad is the longest lake in India and the largest lake in the state of Kerala.
  • It is the second-largest Ramsar site in India only after the Sundarbans in West Bengal.
  • Kochi Port is built around Willingdon and Vallarpadam Islands on this lake.
  • The Government of India has identified the Vembanad wetland under the National Wetlands Conservation Programme.

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