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Wasgamuwa Park


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WASGAMUWA PARK


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Wasgamuwa National Park is situated in the Matale and Polonnaruwa Districts. The number of bird species recorded from the park is 143. This includes 8 endemic species. these are some of the Species in Wasgamuwa National Park

    Red-faced Malkoha Sri Lanka Junglefowl Lesser Adjutant Yellow-fronted Barbet Sri Lanka Spurfowl Peafowl Painted Stork Black-headed Ibis Eurasian Spoonbill Sri Lanka Frogmouth Chestnut-winged Cuckoo Water monitor Mugger Crocodile

Wasgamuwa is one of protected areas where Sri Lankan Elephants can be seen in large herds. It is also one of the important bird areas in Sri Lanka the Park is situated 225 km away from Colombo. Wasgamuwa National Park is home to 23 species of mammals. The park is inhabited by a herd of 150 Sri Lankan Elephants. Marsh elephant roams in the Mahaweli river area. Both monkeys found in the park, Purple-faced Langur and Toque Macaque, are endemic to Sri Lanka. While Water Buffalo and Sri Lankan Axis Deer are common to observe, Sri Lanka Leopard and Sloth Bear are rare. Small Golden Palm Civet is another rare endemic mammal.


 

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