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Conservation Drives at Kanha

Updated: Jan 15

Kanha National Park, popularly known as Kanha Tiger Reserve is Madhya Pradesh’s largest park. It is the first tiger reserve of the country to announce a Mascot – ‘Bhoorsingh, The Barasingha.’

Located in the Maikal Range of Satpuras and span across two districts of MP (Mandla & Balaghat). The significant population of the Royal Bengal Tiger, Leopards, Barasingha, Sloth Bear and Indian Wild Dog is seen in the Kanha National Park.

The Highlands of Kanha consists of is Tropical Flora and Moist Deciduous Woods, while the Lowlands encompass with Sal trees, Lovely Meadows, and many other mixed varieties of vegetation.

The same abundance of wildlife forms the core of the Kanha Tiger Reserve declared in 1974 under ‘Project Tiger’ to envisage intensive conservation efforts to protect the ecosystem and sustain the Tiger.

Kanha Tiger Reserve has a long conservation history and has been identified as an important source population of tigers. It has an active corridor between Kanha and Pench Tiger Reserves. It is declared as one of the excellent wildlife reserves in the world and is famous worldwide to conserve Barasingha (Rare Swamp Deer) from near extinction.

The two famous tribes of Central India, Gonda and Baigas originally inhabited the forest. The Kanha Tiger Reserve encompass the surrounding buffer zones of the park and the sanctuary in vicinity. To reduce the biotic pressure on the forests, emphasis has also been given to addressing the livelihood issues of the communities living in and around the corridor.

The Kanha wildlife safari is held in four different zones: Kisli, Mukki, Kanha, and Sarhi. The Open Jeep Safaris of core zones are shut down during Monsoons, but you can always explore the elegance of Kanha in the Buffer zones of this national park any time of the year.

The buffer zones include - Khatia, Khapa, Phen, and Sijora Zones. Visit this park between October and June and plan a vacation of three nights to have a good chance of spotting elusive species.

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Author : Mansi Rajput

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