Manipur’s Natural Heritage At Stake

Typologically more than 80 percent of the State of Manipur, covering a surface area of 22,327 sq km constitutes a series of mountain and hill ranges while a tectonic valley located centrally. The highest peak, Mount Iso, on the Barial ranges stand at 2,997 meters above mean sea level with its highest inter-mountain valley of Dzuko at 2,500 meters.The Barak valley including Jiri plain and the foothill...