Nature Reserves of the Himalaya and the Mountains of Central Asia
A comprehensive account of each of the wildlife reserves in an area of outstanding interest to the naturalist, the enormous wilderness area encompassed by Central Asia & the Himalaya Range. Whilst published in 1993, the book still refers to the old USSR, but the various autonomous CIS countries such as Uzbekistan & Kazakstan are included. Also includes Afghanistan, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan, India, China & Myanmar (Burma). Each reserve account gives details of location, physical features, climate, vegetation, fauna, conservation value & management, visitor facilities etc.