Komodo National Park

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Komodo National Park

Komodo National Park is one of the seven wonders of the natural world.

The Park is near to small group of Sunda Islands and they all part of

Indonesia.

The park is Archipelago that built from tree maijor islands and a group of a small islands , the territory of the park is 1,817 square kilometres,Out of that territory , only 603 Square kilometers it is in land.

Site islands created by volcanic activity.

The park borders a population of approximately 4,000 residents. In 1991, UNESCO declared the park and World Heritage Site surroundings. And in 2011, after a selection process that lasted four years, was elected one of the seven wonders of the park natural world.

Why the park was built?

The park was built in 1980 to protect endangered komodo dragons, then they decided to raise the park also other types of animals.

Komodo dragons

Komodo dragons is a giant lizard also known as "huge power", This is the largest lizard in our time.

Limited circulation Komodo Islands, Indonesia, Komodo dragon sharp senses, and is considered one of the most intelligent reptiles.

The length of the dragon is about 1.5-2 m and weighs 1000 kg, tail length can reach 1.5 meters.

Komodo dragon is a predator eats an animal the size of a boar, a sheep or deer Timor, as well as humans. In some cases, the Dragon can also kill large animals such as buffalo. He even eats his own kind from young and small, and therefore is considered a cannibal.

Known about the Komodo dragon living in captivity for 31 years. Life span in the wild is unclear and subject to speculation: 20, 30, 40, 50, 100 a year mentioned in various scientific publications. Komodo dragon locals say life "more than 150 years." The most common scientific theory talks about 50 years of life.

The Dragon can survive without food for one month!!!!!!!!