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Wildlife Sancuaries Biosphere Reserve National Park Tiger Reserves
Elephant Reserves Conservation Reserves RAMSAR Wetland Sites World Heritage Sites

 

Wildlife Sanctuaries in IHR

 

Name of State  & Union Territory

State Area (km²)

No. of WLS

Area (km²)

% of State Area

Arunachal Pradesh

83,743

11

7,487.75

8.94

Assam hills

78,438

18

1,840.14

2.35

Himachal Pradesh

55,673

28

6,116.10

10.99

Jammu & Kashmir

2,22,236

15

10,243.11

4.61

Manipur

22,327

1

184.40

0.83

Meghalaya

22,429

3

34.20

0.15

Mizoram

21,081

8

1,090.75

5.17

Nagaland

16,579

3

20.34

0.12

Sikkim

7,096

7

3,99.10

5.62

Tripura

10,486

4

5,66.93

5.41

Uttarakhand

53,483

7

2,690.12

5.03

West Bengal Hills

88,752

3

196.96

0.22

Total

460,087

108

31,149.03


           Source: http://wiienvis.nic.in/Database/wls_8230.aspx

Biosphere Reserves in the IHR



S. No.

Name

 Date of
Notification

 Area (in km2)

Location (State)

1

Nanda Devi 

18.01.1988

6407.03

Part of Chamoli, Pithoragarh, and Bageshwar districts (Uttarakhand). 

2

Nokrek 

01.09.1988

820          

   

Part of Garo hills (Meghalaya).

3

Manas

14.03.1989

2837

Part of Kokrajhar, Bongaigaon, Barpeta, Nalbari, Kamprup and Darang districts (Assam) 

5

Dibru-Saikhowa

28.07.1997

765 
(Core 340 & Buffer 425)

Part of Dibrugarh and Tinsukia Districts (Assam)

6

Dehang-Dibang

02.09.1998

5111.50
(Core 4094.80 &Buffer 1016.70)

Part of Siang and Dibang Valley in Arunachal Pradesh. 

7

Khangchendzonga 

07.02.2000

2619.92
(Core 1819.34 & Buffer 835.92)

Parts of Khangchendzonga hills and Sikkim.

8

Cold Desert

28.08.2009

7770

Pin Valley National Park and surroundings; Chandratal and Sarchu&Kibber Wildlife Sancturary in Himachal Pradesh


           Source: http://wiienvis.nic.in/Database/br_8225.aspx

National Parks in IHR


Name of State & Union Territory

State Area (km²)

No. of NPs

Area (km²)

% of State Area

1.  Arunachal Pradesh

83,743

2

2,290.82

2.74

2.  Assam

78,438

5

1,977.79

2.52

3.  Himachal Pradesh

55,673

5

2,271.38

4.08

4. Jammu & Kashmir

2,22,236

4

3,925.00

1.77

5. Manipur

22,327

1

40.00

0.18

6. Meghalaya

22,429

2

267.48

1.19

7. Mizoram

21,081

2

150.00

0.71

8. Nagaland

16,579

1

202.02

1.22

9. Sikkim

7,096

1

1,784.00

25.14

10. Tripura

10,486

2

36.71

0.35

11. Uttarakhand

53,483

6

4,915.02

9.19

12. West Bengal

88,752

6

1,981.65

2.23

Total

460,087

37

19,841.87


           Source: http://wiienvis.nic.in/Database/npa_8231.aspx

Tiger Reserves in IHR (2001)


Sl.

No.

Name of Tiger Reserve

State

Area of the core / critical tiger habitat     (In Sq. Kms.)

Area  of the buffer / peripheral

(In Sq. Kms.)

Total area

(In Sq.Kms.)

1

Corbett

Uttarakhand

821.99

466.32

1288.31

2

Manas

Assam

840.04

2310.88

3150.92

3

Sunderbans

West Bengal

1699.62

885.27

2584.89

4

Buxa

West Bengal

390.5813

367.3225

757.9038

5

Namdapha

Arunachal Pradesh

1807.82

245.00

2052.82

6

Dampa

Mizoram

500.00

488.00

988.00

7

Bhadra

Karnataka

492.46

571.83

1064.29

8

Pench

Maharashtra

257.26

483.96

741.22

9

Pakke

Arunachal Pradesh

683.45

515.00

1198.45

10

Nameri

Assam

200.00

144.00

344.00

11

Kaziranga

Assam

625.58

548.00

1173.58

 

TOTAL

 

8318.80

7025.58

 

15344.38


           Source: http://wiienvis.nic.in/Database/trd_8222.aspx

Elephant Reserves in IHR


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Sl.

No.

Elephant Range

Elephant Reserve

Date of Notification

State

Total area

(In Sq.Kms.)

1

North Brahamputra (Arunachal- Assam)

 

Kameng

19.06.2002

Arunachal Pradesh

1892.00

Sonitpur

06.03.2003

Assam

1420.00

2

South Brahamputra (Assam-Arunachal)

 

Dihin-Patkai

17.04.2003

Assam

937.00

South Arunachal

NA

Arunachal Pradesh

1957.50

3

Kaziranga (Assam-Nagaland)

 

Kaziranga-Karbi Anglong

17.04.2003

Assam

3270.00

Sonitpur

06.03.2003

Assam

1420.00

4

North Brahamputra (Arunachal- Assam)

 

Kameng

19.06.2002

Arunachal Pradesh

1892.00

Dhansiri-Lungding

19.04.2003

Assam

2740.00

Intanki

28.02.2005

Nagaland

202.00

5

E. Himalaya (Meghalaya)

 

Garo Hills

31.10.2001

Meghalaya

3500.00

Khasi Hills #

NA

Meghalaya

1331.00

6

Northern India (Uttarakhand- U.P.)

 

Shivalik

28.10.2002

Uttarakhand

5405.00

Uttar Pradesh

09.09.2009

U.P

744.00

7

North Brahamputra (Arunachal- Assam)

 

Kameng

19.06.2002

Arunachal Pradesh

1892.00

Sonitpur

06.03.2003

Assam

1420.00

 

TOTAL

 

38770.30

29906.17

 

68676.47


           Source: http://wiienvis.nic.in/Database/eri_8226.aspx

Conservation Reserves in IHR


State

Sr .No.

Name

Area (km2)

District

Himachal Pradesh

1.

Darlaghat

0.67

Solan

 

2.

Shilli

1.49

Solan

 

3.

Shri Naina Devi

17.01

Bilaspur

Jammu & Kashmir

4.

Ajas (WL) 

1

Bandipora

 

5.

Ajas

48

Bandipora

 

6.

Bahu

19.75

Jammu

 

7.

Boodh Karbu 

12

Kargil

 

8.

Brain-Nishat

15.75

Srinagar

 

9.

Chatlam, Pampore (WL) 

0.25

Pulwama

 

10.

Gharana (WL)

0.75

Jammu

 

11.

Hokera (Ramsar Site) (WL) 

13.75

Srinagar

 

12.

Hygam (WL) 

7.25

Baramula

 

13.

Jawahar Tunnel 

18

Doda

 

14.

Khanagund 

15

Pulwama

 

15.

Khimber/Dara/Sharazbal 

34

Srinagar

 

16.

Khiram 

15.75

Anantnag

 

17.

Khonmoh 

67

Pulwama

 

18.

Khrew 

50.25

Pulwama

 

19.

Kukarian (WL) 

24.25

Jammu

 

20.

Malgam (WL) 

4.5

Baramula

 

21.

Manibugh (WL)

4.5

Pulwama

 

22.

Mirgund (WL)

4

Budgam

 

23.

Naganari 

22.25

Baramula

 

24.

Nanga (WL) 

15.25

Jammu

 

25.

Narkara (WL) 

3.25

Budgam

 

26.

Norrichain (WL) 

2

Leh

 

27.

Panyar 

10

Pulwama

 

28.

Pargwal (WL)

49.25

Jammu

 

29.

Sabu 

15

Leh

 

30.

Sangral-Asa Chak (WL) 

7

Jammu

 

31.

Shallabugh (WL) 

16

Srinagar

 

32.

Shikargah 

15.5

Pulwama

 

33.

Sudhmahadev 

142.25

Udhampur

 

34.

Thein 

19

Kathua

 

35.

Tsomoiri (Ramsar Site) (WL) 

120

Leh

 

36

Wangat/Chatergul 

12

Srinagar

 

37

Zaloora, Harwan 

25.25

Srinagar

Uttarakhand

38

Asan Wetland

0.444

Dehradun

 

39

Jhilmi Jheel

37.84

Haridwar

 

40

Pawalgarh

58.25

Nanital

Total

 

 

945.454

 


           Source: http://wiienvis.nic.in/Database/cri_8229.aspx

RAMSAR Wetland Sites in IHR


Sl. No.

Name of Site

State Location

Date of Declaration

Area 
(in sq.km.)

1

Chandertal Wetland

Himachal Pradesh

8.11.2005

38.56

2

Deepor Beel

Assam

19.8.2002

4.14

3

East Calcutta Wetlands

West Bengal

19.8.2002

378

4

Hokera Wetland

Jammu and Kashmir

8.11.2005

13.75

5

Loktak Lake

Manipur

23.3.1990

945

6

Pong Dam Lake

Himachal Pradesh

19.8.2002

307.29

7

Renuka Wetland

Himachal Pradesh

8.11.2005

Not Available

8

Rudrasagar Lake

Tripura

8.11.2005

2.40

9

Surinsar-Mansar Lakes

Jammu and Kashmir

8.11.2005

3.50

10

Tsomoriri Lake

Jammu and Kashmir

19.8.2002

120

11

Wular Lake

Jammu & Kashmir

23.3.1990

173


           Source: http://wiienvis.nic.in/Database/ramsar_wetland_sites_8224.aspx

World Heritage Sites in IHR


Sl.
No.

Name of WH Site

State
Location

Year of
Notification

Area 
(sq.km)

1

Kaziranga National Park

Assam

1985

429.96

3

Manas Wildlife Sanctuary

Assam

1985

391.00

4

Nanda Devi National Park
and Valley of Flowers

Uttarakhand

1982
2005

630.00
87.50

5

Great Himalayan National Park

Himachal Pradesh

2014

905.4


           Source: http://wiienvis.nic.in/Database/whs_pas_8227.aspx