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Muturajawela Marshes

  Province Western
  District Gampha
  Nearest Town Seeduwa
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• 7km (4miles) from the airport, just off the main Colombo-Negambo road, the Muturajawela Marshes are Sri Lanka's first wetlands reserve Side Seems

• Among the birds are purple herons, egrets, four kingfisher species grebes, moorhens, lesser whistling ducks, & painted storks

• Toque monkeys

• The marshlands also shelter 15 amphibian species, 37 reptile species & 34 mammal species.