Wildlife Sanctuaries in India

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Wildlife Sanctuaries in India (Statewise-list):

Every State and Union Territories of India has numerous wildlife sanctuaries under the control of respective State Governments. The accommodation facilities are normally provided by the concerned Forest Departments  or the Wildlife Wardens. However, there are some private commercial hotels/ guest houses are available outside the forest areas.

State Name
Year
Area (km²)
1 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Spike Island
1987
211.7
2 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Interview Island
1985
133
3 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Landfall Island
1987
29.48
4 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Crocodile (Lohabrrack)
1983
22.21
5 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Defence Island
1987
10.49
6 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Cinque Island
1987
9.51
7 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Flat Island
1987
9.36
8 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Buchaan Island
1987
9.33
9 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Barren Island
1977
8.1
10 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Kyd Island
1987
8
11 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Shearme Island
1987
7.85
12 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Paget Island
1987
7.36
13 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Tilanchang Island
1985
6.83
14 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Narcondum Island
1977
6.81
15 Andaman & Nicobar Islands West Island
1987
6.4
16 Andaman & Nicobar Islands East Island
1987
6.11
17 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Ranger Island
1987
4.26
18 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Swamp Island
1987
4.09
19 Andaman & Nicobar Islands East (Inglis) Island
1987
3.55
20 Andaman & Nicobar Islands North Reef Island
1977
3.48
21 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Benett Island
1987
3.46
22 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Talabaicha Island
1987
3.21
23 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Point Island
1987
3.07
24 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Bondoville Island
1987
2.55
25 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Table (Delgarno) Island
1987
2.29
26 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Battimalve Island
1985
2.23
27 Andaman & Nicobar Islands James Island
1987
2.1
28 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Reef Island
1987
1.74
29 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Table (Excelsior) Island
1987
1.69
30 Andaman & Nicobar Islands South Sentinel Island
1977
1.61
31 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Sandy Island
1987
1.58
32 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Roper Island
1987
1.46
33 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Pitman Island
1987
1.37
34 Andaman & Nicobar Islands South Brother Island
1987
1.24
35 Andaman & Nicobar Islands South Reef Island
1987
1.17
36 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Bluff Island
1987
1.14
37 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Sir Huge Rose Island
1987
1.06
38 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Temple Island
1987
1.04
39 Andaman & Nicobar Islands Ross Island
1987
1.01
40 Andhra Pradesh Lanjamadugu
ND
ND
41 Andhra Pradesh Nelapattu
ND
4404
42 Andhra Pradesh Nagarjunasagar Srisailam
1978
3568
43 Andhra Pradesh Gundlabrahmeswaram
ND
1194
44 Andhra Pradesh Kawal
1965
893
45 Andhra Pradesh Pakhal
1952
879.3
46 Andhra Pradesh Eturnagaram
1953
803
47 Andhra Pradesh Kolleru
1963
673
48 Andhra Pradesh Kinnerasani
1977
655.41
49 Andhra Pradesh Rollapadu
ND
614
50 Andhra Pradesh Papikonda
1978
590.68
51 Andhra Pradesh Srivenkateshwara
ND
506.94
52 Andhra Pradesh Pulicat
1976
500
53 Andhra Pradesh Srilanka Malleswara
ND
464.42
54 Andhra Pradesh Kaundinya
ND
357
55 Andhra Pradesh Coringa
1978
235.79
56 Andhra Pradesh Krishna
ND
194.81
57 Andhra Pradesh Pranahita
1980
136.02
58 Andhra Pradesh Pocharam
1952
130
59 Andhra Pradesh Siwaram
1978
36.29
60 Andhra Pradesh Manjira
1978
20
61 Arunachal Pradesh Dibang Valley
1991
4149
62 Arunachal Pradesh Pakhui
1977
861.95
63 Arunachal Pradesh Kamlang
1989
783
64 Arunachal Pradesh Mehao
1980
281.5
65 Arunachal Pradesh [Eagle Nest]
1989
217
66 Arunachal Pradesh D'ering Memorial
1978
190
67 Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar
1978
140.3
68 Arunachal Pradesh Sessa Orchid
1989
100
69 Arunachal Pradesh Kane
1991
55
70 Assam Garampani
ND
ND
71 Assam Manas
1928
391
72 Assam Sonai Rupai
1934
175
73 Assam Nameri
1985
137.07
74 Assam Orang
1985
72.6
75 Assam Laokhowa
1979
70.14
76 Assam Pabha
ND
49
77 Assam Dipor Beel
1989
40
78 Assam Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary
1987
38.83
79 Assam Barnadi
1980
26.22
80 Bihar Chandra Prabha
ND
ND
81 Bihar Topchanchi
ND
ND
82 Bihar Kaimur
1978
1342.22
83 Bihar Bhimbandh
1976
681.9
84 Bihar Valmikinagar
1978
461.6
85 Bihar Gautam Buddha
1976
259.48
86 Bihar Lawalang
1978
211.03
87 Bihar Nakti Dam
1985
206.4
88 Bihar Kabar
1986
204
89 Bihar Mahuadaur
1976
63.25
90 Bihar Parasnath
1984
49.23
91 Bihar Rajgir
1978
35.84
92 Chandigarh Sukhna
25.42
93 Delhi Indira Priyadarshini
ND
13.2
94 Goa Bhagwan Mahavir
1967
148.52
95 Goa Bhagwan Mahavir
1968
105
96 Goa Bondla Wildlife
1972
8
97 Goa Dr Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary
1979
1.8
98 Gujarat Khijadiya
ND
ND
99 Gujarat Dhumkhal
ND
ND
100 Gujarat Kutch Desert
1986
7506.22
101 Gujarat Wild Ass
1973
4953.7
102 Gujarat Gir
1965
1153.42
103 Gujarat Narayan Sarovar (Chinkara)
1981
765.79
104 Gujarat Shoolpaneshwar
1982
607.7
105 Gujarat Balaram-Ambaji
1989
542.08
106 Gujarat Marine (Gulf of Kutch)
1980
293.03
107 Gujarat Barda
1979
192.31
108 Gujarat Jessore
1978
180.66
109 Gujarat Purna
1990
160.84
110 Gujarat Jambughoda
1990
130.38
111 Gujarat Nal Sarovar
1969
120.82
112 Gujarat Ratanmahal
1982
55.65
113 Gujarat Paniya
1989
39.63
114 Gujarat Rampura
1988
15.01
115 Haryana Chautala
1987
113.96
116 Haryana Bir Shikargarh
1975
10.93
117 Himachal Pradesh Renuka
ND
ND
118 Himachal Pradesh Shilli
ND
ND
119 Himachal Pradesh Sechu Tuan Nala
1962
655.32
120 Himachal Pradesh Tundah
1962
419.48
121 Himachal Pradesh Rupi Bhabha
1982
354.14
122 Himachal Pradesh Kugti
1962
330
123 Himachal Pradesh Pong Dam Sanctuary
1983
322.7
124 Himachal Pradesh Nargu
1962
243.13
125 Himachal Pradesh Bandli
1962
239.47
126 Himachal Pradesh Gobind Sagar & Naina Devi
1962
120.67
127 Himachal Pradesh Chail
1976
110.04
128 Himachal Pradesh Gamgul Siahbehi
1949
105.46
129 Himachal Pradesh Darlaghat
1962
98.71
130 Himachal Pradesh Shikari Devi
1962
71.19
131 Himachal Pradesh Tirthan
1976
68.25
132 Himachal Pradesh Kanawar
1954
61.57
133 Himachal Pradesh Churdhar
1985
56.59
134 Himachal Pradesh Raksham Chitkul
1962
38.27
135 Himachal Pradesh Naina Devi
1962
37.19
136 Himachal Pradesh Talra
1962
36.16
137 Himachal Pradesh Majathal
1962
31.64
138 Himachal Pradesh Manali
1954
31.27
139 Himachal Pradesh Kalatop & Khajjiar
1949
30.69
140 Himachal Pradesh Lippa Asrang
1962
29.53
141 Himachal Pradesh Daranghati
1962
27.01
142 Himachal Pradesh Khokhan
1954
17.6
143 Himachal Pradesh Simbalbara
1958
17.2
144 Himachal Pradesh Kais
1954
12.2
145 Jammu & Kashmir Changthang
1987
4000
146 Jammu & Kashmir Karakoram
ND
1800
147 Jammu & Kashmir Lachipora
1987
800
148 Jammu & Kashmir Overa-Aru
1987
425
149 Jammu & Kashmir Kanji
1988
250
150 Jammu & Kashmir Gulmarg
1987
186
151 Jammu & Kashmir Hirpora
1987
110
152 Jammu & Kashmir Surinsar-Mansar
1981
39.58
153 Jammu & Kashmir Nandini
1981
33.72
154 Jammu & Kashmir Overa
1987
32.37
155 Jammu & Kashmir Limber
1987
26
156 Jammu & Kashmir Tongri
ND
20
157 Jammu & Kashmir Ramnagar
1981
12.9
158 Jammu & Kashmir Hokarsar
ND
10
159 Jammu & Kashmir Baltal
1987
3
160 Jharkhand Palamau
1976
767
161 Jharkhand Dalma
1976
193.22
162 Jharkhand Hazaribagh
1976
186.25
163 Jharkhand Koderma
1985
177.95
164 Karnataka Dandeli
ND
834.16
165 Karnataka Biligiri Rangswamy Temple
1987
539.52
166 Karnataka Cauvery
1987
510.51
167 Karnataka Bhadra
1974
492.46
168 Karnataka Sharavathi Valley
1974
413.23
169 Karnataka Shettihally
1974
395.6
170 Karnataka Mukambika
1974
247
171 Karnataka Bramhagiri
1974
181.29
172 Karnataka Ranebennur
1974
119
173 Karnataka Talakaveri
1987
105
174 Karnataka Pushpagiri
1987
102.59
175 Karnataka Someswara
1974
88.4
176 Karnataka Melkote Temple
1974
49.82
177 Karnataka Nugu
1974
30.32
178 Karnataka Ghataprabha
1974
29.78
179 Karnataka Arabithittu
1985
13.5
180 Karnataka Ranganthittu
ND
0.67
181 Kerala Periyar
1950
472
182 Kerala Wynaad
1973
344.44
183 Kerala Parambikulam
1973
285
184 Kerala Neyyar
1958
128
185 Kerala Peechi Vazhani
1958
125
186 Kerala Chimony
1984
105
187 Kerala Shenduruny
1984
100.32
188 Kerala Chinnar
1984
90.44
189 Kerala Idukki
1976
77
190 Kerala Aralam
1984
55
191 Kerala Peppara
1983
53
192 Kerala Thattekkad Bird
1983
25
193 Madhya Pradesh Noradehi
1975
1034.52
194 Madhya Pradesh Ratapani
1976
688.79
195 Madhya Pradesh Tamor Pingla
1978
608.52
196 Madhya Pradesh Sitanadi
1974
553.36
197 Madhya Pradesh Achanakmar
1975
551.55
198 Madhya Pradesh Bori
1977
518.25
199 Madhya Pradesh Ghatigaon
1981
512
200 Madhya Pradesh Bagdogra
1978
478.9
201 Madhya Pradesh Pachmarhi
1977
461.85
202 Madhya Pradesh Gandhi Sagar
1974
368.62
203 Madhya Pradesh Sanjay (Dubri)
1975
364.69
204 Madhya Pradesh Sardarpur Florican
1983
348.12
205 Madhya Pradesh Kuno - Palpur
ND
345
206 Madhya Pradesh Palpur - Kuno Wildlife Sanctuary
1981
344.68
207 Madhya Pradesh Samarsot
1978
340.35
208 Madhya Pradesh National Chambal
1978
320
209 Madhya Pradesh Singhori (Sindhari)
1976
287.91
210 Madhya Pradesh Gomardah
1972
277.82
211 Madhya Pradesh Pamed Wild Buffalo
1983
262
212 Madhya Pradesh Udanti Wild Buffalo
1983
247.59
213 Madhya Pradesh Panpatha
1983
245.84
214 Madhya Pradesh Barnawapra
1976
244.66
215 Madhya Pradesh Karera
1981
202.21
216 Madhya Pradesh Bhairamgarh
1983
138.95
217 Madhya Pradesh Kheoni
ND
122.7
218 Madhya Pradesh Fensatallite
1983
110.24
219 Madhya Pradesh Badankhoh
1975
104.35
220 Madhya Pradesh Narsingarh
1974
57.19
221 Madhya Pradesh Ken Gharial
1981
45
222 Madhya Pradesh Sone Gharial
1981
41.8
223 Madhya Pradesh Sailana Florican
1983
12.96
224 Maharashtra Dhakna Kolkaz
ND
ND
225 Maharashtra Gandhari
ND
ND
226 Maharashtra Wainganga
ND
ND
227 Maharashtra Great Indian Bustard
1979
8496.44
228 Maharashtra Melghat
1985
597.23
229 Maharashtra Andhari
1986
509.27
230 Maharashtra Koyna
1985
423.55
231 Maharashtra Radhangiri
1958
371.88
232 Maharashtra Kalsubai Harishchandra
1986
361.71
233 Maharashtra Jaikwadi
1986
341.05
234 Maharashtra Painganga
1986
324.62
235 Maharashtra Chandoli
1985
308.97
236 Maharashtra Gautala Autramghat
1986
260.61
237 Maharashtra Yawal
1969
177.52
238 Maharashtra Nagzira
1970
152.81
239 Maharashtra Chaprala
1986
134.78
240 Maharashtra Bhimashankar
1985
130.78
241 Maharashtra Nandpur Madmeshwar
1986
100.12
242 Maharashtra Aner Dam
1986
82.94
243 Maharashtra Katepurna
1988
73.69
244 Maharashtra Phansad
1986
69.79
245 Maharashtra Bor
1970
61.1
246 Maharashtra Tansa
1970
30.41
247 Maharashtra Malvan Marine
1987
29.12
248 Maharashtra Sagershwar
1985
10.87
249 Manipur Yagoupokpi Lokchao
1989
184.8
250 Meghalaya Bhagmara
ND
ND
251 Meghalaya Siju
ND
ND
252 Meghalaya Nongkhyllem
1981
29
253 Mizoram Dampa
1985
500
254 Mizoram Ngengpui
1991
150
255 Mizoram Khawnglung
1991
41
256 Nagaland Pulebatze
ND
ND
257 Nagaland Fakim
ND
ND
258 Nagaland Intanki
1975
202.02
259 Orissa Ushakothi
ND
ND
260 Orissa Simlipal
1979
845.7
261 Orissa Satkosia Gorge
1976
795.52
262 Orissa Sunabema
1988
600
263 Orissa Kotgarh
1981
399.05
264 Orissa Debrigarh
1985
346.91
265 Orissa Badrama
1988
304.03
266 Orissa Kuldiha
1984
272.75
267 Orissa Hadgarh
1978
191.06
268 Orissa Lakhari Valley
1985
185.87
269 Orissa Chandaka Dampara
1982
175.79
270 Orissa Baisipalli
1981
168.35
271 Orissa Karlapat
1992
147.66
272 Orissa Khalasuni
1982
116
273 Orissa Balukhand Konark
1984
71.72
274 Orissa Bhitarkanika
1975
70
275 Orissa Chilka Lake (Nalaban)
1987
15.53
276 Punjab Bir Motibagh
ND
ND
277 Punjab Bir Bunnerheri
ND
ND
278 Punjab Bir Gurdialpura
ND
ND
279 Punjab Abohar
1975
188.24
280 Punjab Harike Lake
1982
43
281 Rajasthan Tal Chappar
ND
ND
282 Rajasthan Bassi
ND
ND
283 Rajasthan National Garhial
ND
ND
284 Rajasthan Keladevi
1983
676
285 Rajasthan Kumbhalgarh
1971
578.26
286 Rajasthan Phulwari
1983
511.41
287 Rajasthan Todgarh Raoli
1983
495.27
288 Rajasthan Sita Mata
1979
422.94
289 Rajasthan Ramgarh Bundi
1982
307
290 Rajasthan Jamwa Ramgarh
1982
300
291 Rajasthan Mountabu
1960
288.84
292 Rajasthan National Chambal
1983
280
293 Rajasthan Darah
1955
265.83
294 Rajasthan Bhensrodgarh
1983
229.14
295 Rajasthan Baretha
1985
192.76
296 Rajasthan Sundha Mata
ND
107
297 Rajasthan Sawai Mansingh
1984
103.25
298 Rajasthan Jawahar Sagar
1980
100
299 Rajasthan Shergarh
1983
98.71
300 Rajasthan Van Vihar
1955
59.93
301 Rajasthan Jaisamand
1956
52
302 Rajasthan Nahargarh
1980
50
303 Sikkim Kyongasia Alpine
ND
ND
304 Sikkim Barsey Rhododendron Sanctuary
1984
51.76
305 Sikkim Fambong Lho
1984
51.76
306 Sikkim Maenam
1987
35.34
307 Sikkim Shingba Rhododendron
1984
32.5
308 Tamil Nadu Karikili
ND
ND
309 Tamil Nadu Vedantangal
ND
ND
310 Tamil Nadu Vettangudi
ND
ND
311 Tamil Nadu Mundanthurai
ND
567.38
312 Tamil Nadu Srivilliputhur
ND
485.2
313 Tamil Nadu Pulicat
ND
461.02
314 Tamil Nadu Mudumalai
ND
321.55
315 Tamil Nadu Kalakkadu
ND
223.58
316 Tamil Nadu Mukkurthi
ND
78.46
317 Tamil Nadu Point Calimere
ND
17.26
318 Tripura Charilam
ND
ND
319 Tripura Gumti
1988
389.54
320 Tripura Trishna
1987
170.56
321 Tripura Sepahijala
1987
18.53
322 Uttar Pradesh Asan Bradge Bird Watching
ND
ND
323 Uttar Pradesh Chilla
ND
ND
324 Uttar Pradesh Mahavir Swamy
ND
ND
325 Uttar Pradesh Nawabganj
ND
ND
326 Uttar Pradesh Samaspur
ND
ND
327 Uttar Pradesh National Chambal
1979
635
328 Uttar Pradesh Kaimoor
1982
500.75
329 Uttar Pradesh Govind Pashu Vihar
1954
481.04
330 Uttar Pradesh Sohagabarwa
1987
428.2
331 Uttar Pradesh Kateraniaghat
1976
400.09
332 Uttar Pradesh Sonanandi
1987
301.18
333 Uttar Pradesh Ranipur
1977
230.31
334 Uttar Pradesh Kishanpur
1972
227.12
335 Uttar Pradesh Chandra Prabha
1957
78
336 Uttar Pradesh Hastinapur
1986
20.73
337 Uttarakhand Binsar
1988
45.59
338 Uttarakhand Kedarnath
1972
975.24
339 West Bengal Bibnutibhushan
ND
ND
340 West Bengal Betuadahary
ND
ND
341 West Bengal Ballavpur
ND
ND
342 West Bengal Chapramari
ND
ND
343 West Bengal Gorumara
ND
ND
344 West Bengal Jorpokhri
ND
ND
345 West Bengal Mahananda
ND
ND
346 West Bengal Parnadhan
ND
ND
347 West Bengal Ramnabagan
ND
ND
348 West Bengal Raiganj
ND
ND
349 West Bengal Singhalila
1976
362.4
350 West Bengal Buxa
1986
251.89
351 West Bengal Jaldapara
1990
216.51
352 West Bengal Murti Wildlife
1976
127.22
353 West Bengal Senchal
1976
38.88
354 West Bengal Lothian Island
1976
38
355 West Bengal Halliday Island
1976
5.95

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