Pasighat to host Butterfly & Biodiversity Meet

PASIGHAT, Nov 13: State Foundation for Biodiversity Conservation in collaboration with Environment & Forest Department and East Siang Home-stay and Tourism Association is organizing the second Butterfly and Biodiversity Meet at Pasighat on November 18 and 19, Forest Department source said.
Siang Valley adjacent to Dihang-Dibang Biosphere Reserve provides perfect habitats for butterflies attracting attention of Entomologists and forest researchers.
The two-day meet will give thrust on the biodiversity of Daying Ering Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary, the organizers informed.
The foundation organized the first butterfly meet at Pasighat and Mebo in East Siang district during October last year.