Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve
Dhorpatan hunting reserve is one and only reserve where licensed hunting is allowed. Hunting licensed is issued by Dhorpatan national park and wild life conservation. It was established in 1987.it covers an area of 1325 square km (512 square miles) western part of Dhaulagiri Himal Range in altitude it ranges from 2850 to 5500 (9350-18040ft).This reserve adjoins Myagdi District and Baglung district. The running intention of this reserve is to permit sports trophy Hunting and safeguard a diplomat high attitude ecosystem in the western part of Nepal.
The monsoon last until the commencement of October day time temperature is very low due to the strong wind in winter. The higher elevation stays snow capped covered with the cloud in the dawn snow may last until the low elevation April, however, it shortly melts.
Flora and Fauna
The reserve is categorized alpine sub alpine and high-temperature vegetation common plant species like fir, pine, birch, rhododendron, oak, juniper and spruce. Pastureland covers 50% are because of the higher elevation. Reserve is one of the prime habitats’ for blue sheep other animal found here include leopard, goral, Himalayan Thar, black beer, barking deer, wild boar, rhesus macaque, langur and mouse here. Controlled hunting endangered animal in this reserve include musk deer, wolf, red panda, cheer pheasant and Daphe.
Hunting block and hunting animal
Northern hunting Block
Nepal is the real upland place in the world. Blue sheep is man hunting species. Breath taking, challenging these are the words which describe blue sheep hunting in Nepal. Blue sheep hunting is truly ranked as one of the chiefs in hunting
Thar hunting is one of the adventitious hunting because of their good hooves which are well adapted to climb rocks, hills, and mountains. It is natural that hunting around the world though that hunting is performed in country like new-Zealand