National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries of India

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National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries of India

India’s first national park was established in 1936 as Hailey National Park, now known as Jim Corbett National Park, UttarakhandUntil 1970, there were only five national parks in India.

 

In 1972, India enacted the Wildlife Conservation Act and Project Tiger to protect the habitats of conservation-dependent speciesHere we have given a list of useful national parks for your competitive examinations.

 
S. No.
State
National Parks and Wildlife Sanctuaries 
 
1
Uttarakhand
Valley of Flowers National Park
 
2
Jammu and Kashmir
Hamish High National Park
 
3
Jammu and Kashmir
Hirpora Wildlife Sanctuary
 
4
Jharkhand
Hazaribagh Wildlife Sanctuary
 
5
Madhya Pradesh
Sailana Wildlife Sanctuary
 
6
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Sadill Peak National Park
 
7
Chhattisgarh
Semersot Wildlife Sanctuary
 
8
Tripura
Sepahijala Wildlife Sanctuary
 
9
Himachal Pradesh
Sechu Tuan Nala Wildlife Sanctuary
 
10
Haryana
Sultanpur National Park
 
11
West Bengal
Sundarbans National Park
 
12
Chhattisgarh
Sitanandi Wildlife Sanctuary
 
13
Manipur
Sirohi National Park
 
14
Odisha
Simli Pal National Park
 
15
Himachal Pradesh
Simbalwara Wildlife Sanctuary 
 
16
West Bengal
Singlila National Park
 
17
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
South Button Island National Park 
 
18
Kerala
Silent Valley National Park
 
19
Jammu and Kashmir
Salim Ali National Park
 
20
Rajasthan
Sariska National Park
 
21
Tamil Nadu
Sathyamangalam Wildlife Sanctuary
 
22
Madhya Pradesh
Satpura National Park
 
23
Madhya Pradesh
Sanjay National Park
 
24
Maharashtra
Sanjay Gandhi (Borivilli) National Park
 
25
Tamil Nadu
Srivilliputhur White Squirrel Wildlife Sanctuary
 
26
Andhra Pradesh
Sri Venkateswaram National Park
 
27
Sikkim
Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary
 
28
Karnataka
Sharavati Valley Wildlife Sanctuary
 
29
Bihar
Valmiki National Park
 
30
Maharashtra
Wine Ganga Wildlife Sanctuary
 
31
Madhya Pradesh
Van Vihar National Park
 
32
Gujarat
Vansada National Park
 
33
Himachal Pradesh
Lippa Asrang Wildlife Sanctuary
 
34
Jharkhand
Lavalong Wildlife Sanctuary
 
35
Jammu Kashmir
Lachipora Wildlife Sanctuary
 
36
Gujarat
Small Rann Wild Ass Sanctuary
 
37
Himachal Pradesh
Rohalla National Park
 
38
Madhya Pradesh
National Chambal Wildlife Sanctuary
 
39
Uttar Pradesh
Ranipur Wildlife Sanctuary
 
40
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Rani Jhansi Marine National Park
 
41
Madhya Pradesh
Ratapani Wildlife Sanctuary
 
42
Andhra Pradesh
Rajiv Gandhi National Park
 
43
Assam
Rajiv Gandhi Orang National Park
 
44
Uttarakhand
Rajaji National Park
 
45
Tripura
Rajbari National Park
 
46
Bihar
Rajgir Wildlife Sanctuary
 
47
Rajasthan
Ranthambhore National Park
 
48
Nagaland
Rangpahar Wildlife Sanctuary
 
49
Sikkim
Yongnosala Alpine Sanctuary
 
50
Manipur
Yangpangpoki Lokchao Wildlife Sanctuary