Friday, 5 July 2013

National Park in India

 

National Park in India

·   In 1936 Hailey National Park was declared as India's first national park. This National Park is now       known as Jim Corbett National Park. It is also the first sanctuary to come under Project Tiger in 1973-74. 
·  There are 102 national parks. 
·  Hemis National Park in Jammu and Kashmir is largest national park of India with 4,400 square km.It is also the National Park located in highest altitude.   
·  South Button Island National Park in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands is the smallest National Park with the total area of 2 square miles. 
·  Kaziranga National Park in Assam, Manas National Park in Assam and Keoladeo National Park in Rajasthan are the three National Parks in India that declared as World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1985. 
·  Madhya Pradesh and Andaman & Nicobar Islands have the highest number of National Parks with 9 each. 
·  Marine National Park, Gulf of Kutch is the first national marine park of India. 
·  Keibul Lamjao National Park, Manipur is the only floating park in the world.

State/ Union Territory
National Park
Famous For
Andaman and Nicobar
 Rani Jhansi   


Campbell Bay


Galathea


Mount  Harriet Island
Saltwater Crocodiles

North Button Island
Dolphin

Mahatma Gandhi


Middle Button Island


South Button Island 


Saddle Peak

Andhra Pradesh  
Kasu Brahmananda Reddy


Mrugavani


Mahavir Harina Vanasthali   


Sri Venkateswara 

Arunachal Pradesh  
Mouling


Namdapha 
Gaur
Assam  
Kaziranga
One horned rhinos

Manas
Tiger

Dibru Saikhowa


Nameri


Orang 

Bihar  
Kanwar Taal Bird Sanctuary


Valmiki


Vikramshila Dolphin Sanctuary 

Chhattisgarh  
Indravati


Kanger Ghati 

Goa  
Mollem 

Gujarat  
Blackbuck
Blackbuck and Lesser Florican

Gir
Asiatic Lions

Marine National Park


Vansda 

Haryana  
Sultanpur


Kalesar

Himachal Pradesh  
Great Himalayan


Pin Valley 
Himalayan Snowcock
Jammu & Kashmir  
Kishtwar


Dachigam


Hemis
Snow Leopard

Salim Ali 

Jharkhand  
Betla 

Karnataka  
Bandipur
Asian Elephant, Tiger

Bannerghatta


Anshi


Nagarhole 


Kudremukh National Park

Kerala
Mathikettan Shola


Anamudi Shola


Pampadam Shola


Periyar
Indian elephants

Eravikulam
Nilgiri Tahr

Silent Valley 

Madhya Pradesh  
Bandhavgarh
Tiger

Satpura


Kanha
Swamp Deer

Fossil


Madhav


Panna


Sanjay


Pench


Van Vihar 

Maharashtra  
Gilbert Hill


Karnala


Gugamal


Navegaon


Chandoli
Indian Bison, Sloth Bears

Pench

   
Sanjay Gandhi


Tadoba 

Manipur  
Keibul Lamjao
Eld's Deer

Sirohi 

Meghalaya  
Nokrek 


Balphakram

Mizoram  
Murlen


Phawngpui 

Nagaland  
Intanki 

Odisha  
Simlipal 
Royal Bengal Tigers,Elephants

Bhitarkanika

Rajasthan  
Desert
Great Indian Bustard

Ranthambore
Tiger

Darrah


Keoladeo
Siberian Cranes

Sariska 

Sikkim  
Khangchendzonga 
Wild Ass, Himalayan Tahr
Tamil Nadu  
Guindy


Mudumalai


Mukurthi


Gulf of Mannar

   
Palani Hills 


Indira Gandhi
Lion Tailed Macaque,Dhole
Uttar Pradesh  
Dudhwa


Nawabganj 

Uttarakhand  
Corbett
Tiger

Gangotri


Nanda Devi


Rajaji
Asian Elephant, Bengal Tiger

Govind


Valley of Flowers 
Asiatic black bear
West Bengal  
Gorumara


Neora Valley


Buxa


Singalila


Jaldapara 


Sundarbans  
Royal Bengal Tiger

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