Tiger Reserves of India
As of January 2016, India has 48 Tiger Reserves listed in following table:[table “163” not found /]
Some Important Points
- Nagarjunsagar-Srisailam is the largest tiger reserve in terms of Area.
- Pench Tiger Reserve in Maharastra is minimum in area.
- As per website of NTCA, Sunderbans in West Bengal has the largest number of Tigers.
- Manas (Assam) , Similipal (Orissa), Sunderbans (West Bengal) are Biosphere Tiger reserves
- Manas Tiger Reserve is the only tiger reserve which is also a World Heritage Site
- In 2002-03, Madhya Pradesh was home to maximum number of Tigers.