Geographical features of Dai Land
Dai land is situated on the west of Mindat township, the north - west ofKanpetlet township, the north - east of Paletwa township and the south - east ofMatupi township. The Dai land is located in the southern part of the Chin land(Chin state), Myanmar. It is also located between north latitude 20 ˚ 30' and 21˚ 30’,and between east longitude 93˚ 10' and 94˚ 10'. The longest part of its land is about120 miles (193.08 km) and the narrowest part is roughly 60 miles (96.54 km). The Dailand is situated between 800 m to 3200 m above the sea level. The highest mountainin Dai land is Khawnusuum (Mt.Victoria).Its has got slope ranges of mountains anda few plains near the Laymyo River and Moun River.
Dai land has got three climate summer, winter and rainy season. The Dai land islocated in temperate zone. The temperature is between 5˚ C and 20˚ C. Especially therainy season is started the end of May to the end of October.
Environment Current Issue
Cut and burn methods of plantation or slashing methods makes deforestation.Widely searching of natural resources such as wild orchid species, faunas and florasare worry natural resources largely losing. Myanmar military government’s wellknown cutting and selling of teaks and timber is the majority of destroying the Dailand. Cutting and selling of the pine wood is the most dangerous deforesting in nearMt.Khawnusuum areas. Generally hunting, electrical fishing, searching, digging,cutting all natural resources are vanishing resources.
In Dai land there are many kinds of faunas and flora. The Dai land is the richestof natural resources in Chin state.
Tiger, bear, elephant, monkey, leopard, barking deer, fox, cat, snake, reptiles andamphibian, birds and so on.
Varieties of wild orchid species, cherry, rhododendron, teak, timber, pine, bamboo species, rattan.., and so on.