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Tiger Reserves

 

Tiger Reserves:

Project Tiger was launched by the Government of India in the year 1973 to save the endangered species of tiger in the country.  Starting from nine (9) reserves in 1973-2016 the number is grown up to fifty (50).  A total area of 71027.10 km2 is covered by these project tiger areas.

Map Showing Tigers Reserves in India

Name of the Tiger Reserve State
Nagarjunsagar Srisailam Andhra Pradesh
Namdapha Arunachal Pradesh
Kamlang Tiger Reserve Arunachal Pradesh
Pakke Arunachal Pradesh
Manas Assam
Nameri Assam
Orang Reserve Assam
Kaziranga Assam
Valmiki Bihar
Udanti-Sitanadi Chhattisgarh
Achanakmar Chhattisgarh
Indravati Chhattisgarh
Palamau Jharkhand
Bandipur Karnataka
Bhadra Karnataka
Dandeli-Anshi Karnataka
Nagarahole Karnataka
Biligiri Ranganatha Temple Karnataka
Periyar Kerala
Parambikulam Kerala
Kancha Madhya Pradesh
Pench Madhya Pradesh
Bandhavgarh Madhya Pradesh
Panna Madhya Pradesh
Satpura Madhya Pradesh
Sanjay-Dubri Madhya Pradesh
Melghat Maharashtra
Tadoba-Andhari Maharashtra
Pench Maharashtra
Sahyadri Maharashtra
Nawegaon-Nagzira Maharashtra
Bor Maharashtra
Dampa Mizoram
Similipal Odisha
Satkosia Odisha
Ranthambore Rajasthan
Sariska Rajasthan
Mukandra Hills Rajasthan
Kalakad-Mundanthurai Tamil Nadu
Anamalai Tamil Nadu
Mudumalai Tamil Nadu
Sathyamangalam Tamil Nadu
Kawal Telangana
Amrabad Telangana
Dudhwa Uttar Pradesh
Pilibhit Uttar Pradesh
Amangarh (buffer Corbett TR) Uttar Pradesh
Corbett Uttarakhand
Rajaji TR Uttarakhand
Sunderbans West Bengal
Buxa West Bengal