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Directory of national parks and sanctuaries in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Directory of national parks and sanctuaries in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

management status and profiles

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Published by Centre for Public Policy, Planning and Environmental Studies, Indian Institute of Public Administration in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Andaman and Nicobar Islands.,
  • Andaman and Nicobar Islands
    • Subjects:
    • National parks and reserves -- India -- Andaman and Nicobar Islands.,
    • Wildlife refuges -- India -- Andaman and Nicobar Islands.,
    • National parks and reserves -- India -- Andaman and Nicobar Islands -- Maps.,
    • Wildlife refuges -- India -- Andaman and Nicobar Islands -- Maps.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementeditors, Pratibha Pande, Ashish Kothari, Shekhar Singh ; assistant editors, Pallava Bagla ... [et al.].
      ContributionsPande, Pratibha., Kothari, Ashish, 1961-, Singh, Shekhar., Bagla, Pallava., Indian Institute of Public Administration.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB484.I52 D56 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 171 p. :
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1373750M
      LC Control Number92905258

      "Excellent experience with glass bottom boat and a highly proper place to go for underwater marine life and is the best place for such a great beauty to see such clarity of water even at the depth of 20to25ft." "we are visit at Jolly buoy Island, Really best Beach at is amazing, red coral, colorful fish, enjoy aslo snorkling.".   Facts about Andaman and Nicobar Islands – The Andaman and Nicobar Islands one of the seven union territories of India are a group of islands at the juncture of the Bay of Bengal and the Andaman Sea. The Andaman Sea lies to the east and the Bay of Bengal to the west. The territory’s capital is the Andamanese town of Port Blair.

        Andaman and Nicobar Islands is the largest archipelago system in the Bay of Bengal. It extends over an area of Sq. km comprising islands of which 37 are inhabited, are a group of islands. Andaman Nicobar Islands are located in the Bay of Bengal. The area encompassed by these islands is square kilometers in which, square kilometers is rural. The Union Territory is home to tribes like Great Andamanese, Onge, Jarawa, Sentinelese, Nicobarese and Shompen. The major Andaman and Nicobar Islands’ religion is termed as animism.

        Tourism in Andaman and Nicobar Islands relates to tourism in union territory of India, Andaman and Nicobar Andamans is an archipelago of over tropical islands, of which only 36 are inhabited. Radhanagar beach at Havelock Island was bestowed with the title of ‘Asia’s Best Beach’ in by the TIME magazine. It is also listed as world’s 7th . We also visited The Saddle Peak and Mount Harriet National Park. How many of us know that out of little over more than wildlife national parks and wildlife sanctuaries in India more than are found in Andaman and Nicobar islands. These islands constitute 9 national parks, more than wildlife sanctuaries and one biosphere reserve.


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Directory of national parks and sanctuaries in Andaman and Nicobar Islands Download PDF EPUB FB2

List of National Parks in Andaman and Nicobar Islands – updated. How many National Parks in Andaman and Nicobar number of National Parks in Andaman and Nicobar Islands is Nine (9). “National Park” means an area declared, whether under sec or sec or deemed, under sub-section (3) of sec to be declared, as a National Park.

Pande, P.; Kothari, A.; Singh, S. (eds.) () Directory of National Parks and Sanctuaries in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Management status and profiles. Andaman Islands is a group of beautiful Islands, Out of which the most important Islands are North Andaman, South Andaman, Little Andaman and Middle Andaman Island.

Andaman also has the maximum number of Wildlife Sanctuaries in India, A total of 96 Wildlife Sanctuaries and 9 National Parks are there in Andaman. National Parks and Wild life Sanctuaries | Andaman Nicobar Islands These National Parks are notified to protect Marine and wildlife in these region.

The live coral cover, species diversity and density of corals were estimated in sites located in several islands of Andaman and Nicobar. It is located on the Great Nicobar Island of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, which is the largest Island in the eastern Indian Ocean.

Forming an integral part of the Great Nicobar Biosphere Reserve, this park got the national status in the year It is right next door to the smaller Galathea National Park, separated by a buffer forested area.

National Parks in Andaman Nicobar are generally one of the emerald islands scattered over Indian Ocean. Wildlife in Andaman is rich and many are unexplored by tourists since they are not reachable by common man and tourists.

Andaman and Nicobar is a group of hundred of islands with rich diversity of Flora and Fauna. List of Wildlife Sanctuaries in Andaman and Nicobar many wildlife Sanctuaries in Andaman and Nicobar number of Sanctuaries in Andaman and Nicobar Islands is Ninety Six (96).

“Sanctuary” means an area declared, whether under sec. [26(A) 5] or or deemed, under sub section (3) of Sec to be declared, as a wildlife sanctuary. Located in Wandoor, this marine national park is about 30km from Port Blair, the capital of Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

Established inthe park, which covers 15 islands, is spread over sq km, of which lie in territorial sea water.

Sandy beaches, creeks, mangrove and tropical forests mark these islands. Interview Island Sanctuary is the largest island sanctuary in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and is home to a host of rare and exotic species. The balmy breeze and colorful wildlife are only an invitation to its many wonders.

Climatic Conditions. The climatic conditions at the Interview Island Wildlife Sanctuary are essentially tropical in. Information about type of Wildlife in Andaman and Nicobar, National Parks in Andaman Nicobar, Wildlife Sanctuaries in Andaman and Nicobar, Andaman Nicobar Wildlife.

Best Andaman and Nicobar Wildlife Sanctuaries & National Parks. Find the best holiday packages. National Parks in Andaman and Nicobar. South Button Island National Park. Location: Andaman district; Famous for: Dugongs, water lizards, sea turtles, dolphins and blue whales Location: Andaman and Nicobar Islands; Famous for: Spotted deer, Fruit.

The Wandur National Park comprises of about 12 islands and is located 30 km. southwest of Port Blair, the capital city of the Andaman and Nicobar islands.

The park extends from latitude 10 0 13'–14 0 N and the longitudes 92 0 –93 0 E, in the Bay of Bengal. Total number of National Parks in Andaman and Nicobar Islands is Nine (9). “National Park” means an area declared, whether under sec or sec or deemed, under sub-section (3) of sec to be declared, as a National Park.

The South Button Island National Park is located towards the south-west of Havelock islands in the Andaman Islands of India. The marine sanctuary is a famous scuba diving spot famous for its coral reefs and the marine life that they harbor. The Dugong and the Hydrosaurus lizards are also few of the many endangered species found here.

Andaman & Nicobar Tourism || Andaman & Nicobar Islands || India. *Pre- Application Conference for Eco-tourism Projects in Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep organized in New Delhi || *Tourism Secretary urges people to refrain from using plastic straws || *Andaman and Nicobar Tourism Stakeholders Association Participates In Job Fair ||.

Pande, P., Kothari, A. & Singh, S. (eds) () Directory of National Parks and Sanctuaries in Andaman and Nicobar Islands: Management Status and Profiles.

Indian Institute of Public Administration, New Delhi, India. Tourism in Andaman and Nicobar Islands relates to tourism in union territory of India, Andaman and Nicobar Andamans are an archipelago of over tropical islands, of which only 36 are inhabited.

Radhanagar beach at Havelock Island was bestowed with the title of ‘Asia’s Best Beach’ in by the TIME magazine. It is also listed as world’s 7th most. - Sanctuariesindia: Here you can get information about all Animal Sanctuaries, Forests, National Parks in Andaman & Nicobar, India.

See more ideas about Animal sanctuary, Wildlife sanctuary, National parks.9 pins. The history at Andaman and Nicobar Islands suggests that Marco Polo was among the first travelers from the West to reach this conglomeration of Islands. Again, the Kanhoji Angre, a Maratha admiral. Around 50% of area is consist forest which has be set aside as National Parks, Tribal Reserves and Wildlife Sanctuaries.

Mythologically, the name of Andaman is presumed to be taken from hanuman. In history, the islands of Andaman were the home of indigenous tribes. The first settlement took place in by the British and later abandoned in. The cluster of pristine islands are replete with a wealth of tranquil beaches, pristine turquoise waters, lush green tropical rainforests, national parks and wildlife sanctuaries, sandy white beaches, water sports as well as sunsets which drip with rich colours.

All of Andaman and Nicobar Islands destinations have something unique to offer.Things to Do in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India: See Tripadvisor's 27, traveler reviews and photos of Andaman and Nicobar Islands attractions.Comprising of islands, the archipelago of the Andaman & Nicobar Islands form a veritable treasure trove of Nature.

This is reflected in the fact that ninety-six of the islands have been declared Wildlife Sanctuaries, nine are National Parks and one is a Biosphere Reserve.