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Gangotri National Park is located in which of the following districts of Uttarakhand?
1. Udham Singh Nagar
2. Uttarkashi
3. Almora
4. Chamoli

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Correct Answer - Option 2 : Uttarkashi

The correct answer is Uttarkashi.

  • Gangotri National Park
    • It is established in 1989.
    • It is situated in Uttarkashi district in the upper catchment of Bhagirathi River covering 1,553 square kilometers area.
    • Variation in altitude starting from 1800 to 7083 meters is majestically decorated by nature with Coniferous Forest, Meadows, and Glaciers. Gangotri glacier, the origin of the river Ganga, is located inside Gangotri National Park. 
    • Various rare and endangered species like
      • bharal or blue sheep, black bear, brown bear, Himalayan Monal, Himalayan Snowcock, Himalayan Thar, musk deer, and Snow leopard are found in the park.
    • The birds and animals usually found in Gangotri National Park are
      • Bulbul, Doves, Himalayan Barbet, Ibex, Parakeet, Partridges, Pheasants, Pigeons, Serow, Thar, and Tiger. 

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