Pani Dihing Bird Sanctuary :
The Bird sanctuaries in Assam is also another major source of attraction for domestic and foreign tourists. There is a Bird Sanctuary located in Sivasagar which is known by the name of Pani Dihing Bird sanctuary and is the homeland to many different species of birds. Though there are many such sanctuaries in the state, the Pani Dihing is the only government approved Bird Sanctuary in Assam which was officially declared and established in the month of December 1996 by the government of Assam. The Pani Dihing Bird Sanctuary is a home to many different domestic and migratory birds where a lot of them are found visiting the place from time to time. The famous Adjutant storks and the fishing eagle are some of the main attraction of this sanctuary. More than thousands species of such feathered creatures can be found in the Pani Dihing where the migratory birds are the drawing cards for the tourist view.
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