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Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary

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'''Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary''' is near [[Srirangapatna]], [[Mandya (district)|Mandya]] District, [[Karnataka]], [[India]].
===Landscape===
Ranganthittu is on the river Cauvery, about 13 km away from Mysore. The part that visitors are allowed to see is a slow section of the river, with many little islands which form nesting sites for sorts of migratory birds. Low hanging branches, small rocks with crocodiles sunning themselves are easily found, so don't be surprised if you look around to see a crocodile within arm's reach.
 
===Flora and fauna===
Some of the birds seen at Ranganthittu are the white Ibis, cormorants, egrets, herons, river terns and darters. In addition, the place is also home to a large number of crocodiles.
===Climate===
==Fees/Permits==
The park charges a small entry fee, and the boat ride is also a charged service. For a half hour leisurely tour of the river you get charged Rs. 200, which also ensures that you are the sole occupants of the 2200 for a whole boat. Mass rides are also available at much cheaper rates, though these are charged per person. The fees below were valid in September 2006 July 2011 but may be subject to change:* adults: Rs. 20* childern: Rs. 5* still camera charges: Rs. 20* cars: Rs. 25* boat ride per person: Rs. 10* boat ride charter (entire boat for about half an hour): Rs. 200
Entry fee: Indians – Rs 2550, foreigners – Rs 50300 Boat-ride tickets: Indians – Rs 3050, foreigners – Rs 50300 Ranganathittu is on the river Cauvery, about 13 km away from [[Mysore]]. The part that visitors are allowed to see is a slow section of the river.
==See==
===Landscape===The local fauna:
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===Flora and faunaCrocodiles===
Some of the birds seen at Ranganthittu are the white Ibis, cormorants, egrets, herons, river terns and darters. In addition, the place It is also home to a large number of crocodiles. There is Small rocks with crocodiles sunning themselves are easily found, so don't be surprised if you look around to see a ''machancrocodile within arm'' (an elevated wooden platform where you can sit and watch wildlife) at at the end of the walkway which offers close up views of the nesting sitess reach.
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