List of Elephant Reserves of India

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The Government of India had launched the project Elephant in the year 1992 as a Centrally Sponsored Scheme with objectives to protect elephants, their habitat & corridors; to address issues of man-animal conflict; and welfare of captive elephants. Here, we are giving the list of Elephant Reserves of India which is very useful in the preparation of competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

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Source: wiienvis.nic.in

Main activities of the Project Elephant

1. Ecological restoration of existing natural habitats and migratory routes of elephants;

2. Development of scientific and planned management for conservation of elephant habitats and viable population of Wild Asiatic elephants in India;

3. Promotion of measures for mitigation of man elephant conflict in crucial habitats and moderating pressures of human and domestic stock activities in crucial elephant habitats

5. Strengthening of measures for protection of Wild elephants form poachers and unnatural causes of death;

6. Research on Elephant management related issues;

7. Public education and awareness programmes;

8. Eco-development

9. Veterinary care

List of Elephant Reserves of India

Elephant Range

Elephant Reserve

Location

East-Central landscape (South-West Bengal-Jharkhand-Orissa

Mayurjharna ER

West Bengal

Singhbhum ER

Jharkhand

Mahanadi ER

Sambalpur ER

Baitami ER

South Orissa ER

 

Orissa

Lemru ER

Badalkhol-Tamorpingla ER

 

Chhattisgarh

Kameng-Sonitpur Landscape (Arunachal- Assam) Total

Kameng ER

Arunachal Pradesh

Sonitpur ER

Assam

Eastern-South Bank Landscape (Assam- Arunachal Pradesh)

Dihing-Patkai ER

Assam

South Arunachal Pradesh ER

Arunachal Pradesh

Kaziranga-Karbi Anglong-Intanki Landscape (Assam- Nagaland)

Kaziranga-Karbi Anglong ER

Dhansiri-Lungding ER

 

Assam

Intanki ER

Nagaland

North Bengal-Greater Manas Landscape  (Assam-West Bengal)

Chirang-Ripu ER

Assam

Eastern Doars ER

West Bengal

Meghalaya Landscape

Garo Hills ER

Khasi Hills ER

Meghalaya

Brahmagiri-Nilgiri-Eastern Ghat Landscape (Karnataka- Kerala-Tamilnadu-Andhra)

Mysore ER

Karnataka

Wayanad ER

Kerala

Nilgiri ER

Tamil Nadu

Rayala ER

Andhra Pradesh

Nilambur

Kerala

Coimbatore ER

Tamil Nadu

Anamalai-Nellianpathy-High Range Landscape (Tamil Nadu-Kerala)

Anamalai ER

Tamil Nadu

Anamudi ER

Kerala

Periyar-Agasthymalai Landscape (Kerala-Tamilnadu)

Periyar ER

Kerala

Srivilliputhur ER

Tamil Nadu

North-Western Landscape (Uttarakhand-Uttar Pradesh)

Shivalik ER

Uttarakhand

Uttar Pradesh ER

Uttar Pradesh

In the above list of Elephant Reserves of India will concretise the general knowledge of readers.

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