National Parks Of Balochistan
There are three national parks in Balochistan Chiltan-Hazarganji National Park, Hingol National Park, Ziarat National Park
Hingol National Park
Hingol National Park covers an area of about 619, 043 ha located in Lasbella, Awaran and Gwadar districts. It was declared as a National Park in 1997. With a variety of ecosystems such as sea shores, hilly areas, desert, sand dunes, rivers, croplands, water bodies and the mountainous ranges. There are two mud volcanos also present in Haro range including Chandragup mud volcano and Khandewari mud volcano.
Chiltan-Hazarganji National Park
It is located about 20 km southwest of Quetta. The habitat consists of Chiltan range of hills, with the highest peak at 3264 m, falling steeply to stony screes at the eastern end of the park at 2000 m. Dotted with juniper at higher elevations, and at their foot with scattered Pistachio and Mountain Ash (Fraxinus xanthoxyloides), Artemisia and dramatic yellow globes of Ferula oopoda.
Ziarat National Park
Ziarat National Park is located 96 km west of Quetta. This is a high altitude valley, situated about 2400 m, with the highest nearby peak Mount Kaliphat at 3945 m. A climax habitat, which comprises of open-canopy tall juniper forest with flowering Tulips, Foxtail Lilies and purple tussocks of Onobrychis sp in summer. There is some deciduous fruit cultivation in the valley.
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