National Parks in India

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S. No.Protected AreaState NameArea Square K.M.Year of Establishment
1Anamudi SholaKerala7.502003
2AnshiKarnataka417.341987
3FossilMadhya Pradesh0.271981
4BalphakramMeghalaya220.001986
5BandipurKarnataka874.201974
6BannerghattaKarnataka260.511974
7BansdaGujarat23.991990
8PalamauJharkhand226.331986
9BhitarkanikaOdisha145.001998
10Bison (Rajbari)Tripura31.632007
11VelavadarGujarat34.531973
12Van ViharMadhya Pradesh4.451979
13Buxa NPWest Bengal117.101986
14CampbellAndaman & Nicobar Islands426.231992
15ChandoliMaharashtra317.671985
16City ForestJammu & Kashmir9.001992
17Clouded LeopardTripura5.082007
18CorbettUttarakhand520.821936
19DachigamJammu & Kashmir141.001981
20DesertRajasthan3162.001992
21Dibru-SaikhowaAssam340.001999
22Dinosaur FossilsMadhya Pradesh0.8974
23DudhwaUttar Pradesh490.001977
24EravikulamKerala97.001978
25GalatheaAndaman & Nicobar Islands110.001992
26GangotriUttarakhand2390.021989
27GirGujarat258.711980
28GorumaraWest Bengal79.451992
29GovindUttarakhand472.081990
30Great HimalayanHimachal Pradesh754.41962
31GugamalMaharashtra361.281975
32GuindyTamil Nadu2.821976
33Gulf of Mannar MarineTamil Nadu6.231980
34SanjayChhattisgarh1440.711981
35HemisLadakh3350.001981
36InderkilaHimachal Pradesh104.002010
37AnnamalaiTamil Nadu117.11989
38IndravatiChhattisgarh1258.371982
39IntankiNagaland202.021993
40JaldaparaWest Bengal216.511990
41KalesarHaryana46.822003
42KangerghatiChhattisgarh200.001982
43Kasu Brahmananda ReddyTelangana1.431994
44KazirangaAssam858.981974
45Keibul-LamjaoManipur40.001975
46Keoladeo GhanaRajasthan28.731981
47KhangchendzongaSikkim1784.001977
48KhirgangaHimachal Pradesh710.002010
49KistwarJammu & Kashmir4251981
50KudremukhKarnataka600.321987
51WandoorAndaman & Nicobar Islands281.501983
52Mahaveer Harina VanasthaTelangana14.591994
53ManasAssam500.001990
54Gulf of KachchhGujarat162.891995
55Mathikettan SholaKerala12.822003
56MollemGoa107.001992
57MoulingArunachal Pradesh483.001986
58Mount HarriettAndaman & Nicobar Islands46.621987
59MrugavaniTelangana3.601994
60MudumalaiTamil Nadu103.231990
61DarrahRajasthan200.542006
62MukurthiTamil Nadu78.461990
63MurlenMizoram100.001991
64NamdaphaArunachal Pradesh1807.821983
65NameriAssam200.001998
66Nanda DeviUttarakhand624.61982
67NawegaonMaharashtra133.881975
68Neora ValleyWest Bengal159.891992
69NokrekMeghalaya47.481985
70OrangAssam78.811998
71PenchMadhya Pradesh292.851975
72Pambadum SholaKerala1.322003
73PapikondaAndhra Pradesh1012.862008
74MadhavMadhya Pradesh375.221977
75PenchMaharashtra257.261975
76PeriyarKerala350.001982
77Phawngpui (Blue Mountain)Mizoram50.001992
78Pin ValleyHimachal Pradesh675.001958
79RajajiUttarakhand820.421983
80Rajiv GandhiAndhra Pradesh2.302005
81NagaraholeKarnataka643.391974
82Rani JhansiAndaman & Nicobar Islands320.061996
83RanthamboreRajasthan282.001980
84BandhavgarhMadhya Pradesh448.851981
85Saddle PeakAndaman & Nicobar Islands32.541987
86SanjayMadhya Pradesh466.881981
87Sanjay GandhiMaharashtra86.961983
88SariskaRajasthan273.801992
89PannaMadhya Pradesh542.671975
90Silent ValleyKerala89.521984
91SimbalbaraHimachal Pradesh27.882010
92SimlipalOdisha845.701980
93SingalilaWest Bengal78.61992
94SatpuraMadhya Pradesh585.171981
95Sri VenkateswaraAndhra Pradesh353.621989
96SultanpurHaryana1.431989
97SundarbansWest Bengal1330.11984
98TadobaMaharashtra116.551955
99Valley Of FlowersUttarakhand87.501982
100ValmikiBihar335.651989
101KanhaMadhya Pradesh940.001978

 

Protected Areas of India from 2000 to 2019 (December, 2019)
 

YearNo. of National ParksArea Under National Parks (km2)No. of Wild Life SanctuariesArea Under Wild Life Sanctuaries (km2)No. of Community ReservesArea Under Community Reserves (km2)No. of Conservation Reserves
20008937803.10485108862.50
20069638392.12503111229.4810.314
20079838428.88507111529.045217
20089939441.74510113123.3552145
20099939441.74512113395.3652145
201010240283.62516113842.8752147
201110240283.62518113998.7552152
201210340500.13526114933.4452159
201310240500.13532117123.631930.9464
201410340500.13535118290.664358.2264
201510340500.13541118866.444459.5171
201610340500.13543118917.714559.6672
201710340500.13544118931.804672.6176
201810440501.13544118931.804672.6177
2019101*40,564.03553119,756.97163833.3486

 

 

Protected Areas of India (As on December, 2019)

 

 No.Total Area (km2)Coverage % of Country
National Parks (NPs)101*40,564.031.23
Wildlife Sanctuaries (WLSs)553119,756.973.64
Conservation Reserves (CRs)863,858.250.12
Community Reserves163833.340.03
Protected Areas (PAs)9031,65,012.595.02

 

* Three Button Islands National Parks (North Button Island, Middle Button Island & South Button Island) of Andaman & Nicobar Islands have been merged with Rani Jhansi Marine National Park.

  • There are 101 existing national parks in India covering an area of 40,564.00 km2, which is 1.23% of the geographical area of the country (National Wildlife Database, December, 2019).

 

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