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Dong Amphan National Protected Area, Laos
 
Location: Attapeu, 1,975 sq km
Ecotourism Activities Available: none yet
Key Species: Douc langur and buff-cheeked gibbon,fishing cat Asiatic golden cat, clouded leopard and tiger. Gaur, Trong Song muntjac and small populations of Asian elephants. There are a total of 280 bird species including
Siamese fireback, crested argus and the woolly-necked stork & rufous-winged buzzard.
Habitat: Lowland evergreen, semi-evergreen, mixed deciduous and dry dipterocarp forests. Coniferous and broadleaf woodland, hill evergreen and semi-evergreen and fagaceous forests. Dong Amphan is situated in the Annamite Chain that runs along the Lao and Vietnamese border. These mountains are steep and rugged and give rise to numerous streams and rivers, which create small floodplain areas. The Nong Fa or Crater Lake is situated within the boundaries of the NPA. Elevation ranges from 120 - 2,052 m at Phou Pengmun.
Access: Dong Amphan is located in north-east Attapeu Province. It is very remote and mountainous. Access is mainly limited to dry season.
 
List of National Protected Area in Laos
 
  1. Nakai-Nam Theun National Protected Area
  2. Hin Namno National Protected Area
  3. Phou Xang Hae National Protected Area
  4. Dong Phou Viang National Protected Area
  5. Xe Bang Nouan National Protected Area
  6. Phou Xieng Thong National Protected Area
  7. Xe Xap National Protected Area
  8. Dong Hua Sao National Protected Area
  9. Xe Pian National Protected Area
  10. Dong Amphan National Protected Area
 
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