Which state has maximum wildlife sanctuaries?

By Ritesh|Updated : September 3rd, 2022

The maximum wildlife sanctuaries are located in the union territory of Andaman and Nicobar Island. According to the National Wildlife Database, Andaman and Nicobar Island feature 96 wildlife sanctuaries. A wildlife sanctuary is a piece of land owned by the government or a private organization to protect a specific type of flora or fauna.

Best Wildlife Sanctuaries in India and their Features

  • For the earth to continue functioning, biodiversity must be preserved.
  • The extinction of species required for human survival will result from any imbalance brought on by human activity.
  • Therefore, areas designated for safeguarding wild plants, animals, and natural environments include wildlife sanctuaries, biosphere reserves, and national parks.
  • A national park is a piece of territory the government has set aside, shielded from pollution, industrialization, and human exploitation.
  • A place designated for preserving the biosphere's resources and enhancing the bond between people and the environment is called a biosphere reserve.

Here are some of the best wildlife sanctuaries in India.

  • Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Karnataka. ...
  • Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve, Maharashtra. ...
  • Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary, Kerala. ...
  • Interview Island Wildlife Sanctuary, Andaman. ...
  • Kutch Desert Wildlife Sanctuary, Gujarat. ...
  • Karakoram Wildlife Sanctuary, Jammu and Kashmir.


Which state has maximum wildlife sanctuaries?

Andaman and Nicobar Island's union territory is home to most wildlife sanctuaries. According to the National Wildlife Database, Andaman and Nicobar Islands have 96 wildlife reserves.


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