Important National Parks in India

Name State 1.       Bandhavgarh National Park Madhya Pradesh 2.       Kanha National Park Madhya Pradesh 3.       Panna National Park Madhya Pradesh 4.       Pench National Park Madhya Pradesh 5.       Thattekkad Bird Sanctuary Kerala 6.       Idukki Wildlife Sanctuary Kerala 7.       Eravikulam National Park Kerala 8.       Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary Kerala 9.       Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary Kerala 10.   Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary  Rajasthan 11.   Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary Rajasthan Read More …

Facts Corner-Part-36

Conservation Assured | Tiger Standards (CA|TS) CA|TS is an important tool in the achievement of the Convention on Biological Diversity – CBD’s Global Aichi Targets. CA|TS is a management tool which sets basic criteria such as the minimum standards for effective management of tiger conservation reserves. It also applies to Read More …

Waterbird species down by half in EGREE Region

Context: The number of water bird species has declined by half in most habitats across the East Godavari River Estuarine Ecosystem (EGREE) region. This was revealed during a census conducted in the region, including the Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary and parts of Mada forest and Papikondalu regions. The census was conducted Read More …

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