Woko National Park

Woko is a national park in New South Wales, Australia, 243 km north of Sydney.

Woko National Park
New South Wales
IUCN category II (national park)
depauperate rainforest at Woko
Woko National Park
Coordinates31°45′17″S 151°47′24″E
Established1982
Area85.98 km2 (33.2 sq mi)
Managing authoritiesNSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
WebsiteWoko National Park
See alsoProtected areas of
New South Wales

The Woko National Park is characterized by a steep and ragged landscape. There are vast areas of rainforest, arid places with rocky outcroppings and groves of eucalyptus. The Manning River flows through the park and its riverside locations are used by picnickers and hikers.[1]

Wildlife

The Woko National Park is a habitat for several species of birds and animals. The forests, grasslands and rocky regions of the park are home to birds like the lyrebird and the wedge-tailed eagle. A number of threatened species of animals live here, including the brush-tailed rock-wallaby.[1]

See also

References

  1. "Woko National Park". Office of Environment and Heritage, NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service. Retrieved 8 March 2013.


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