National Parks in India


India’s first national park is Hailey National Park which was established in 1936, now known as Jim Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand. There are 104 existing national parks(National Wildlife Database, Dec. 2020) in India covering an area of 43,716 km2, which is 1.33% of the geographical area of the country, and 544 Wildlife Sanctuaries(National Wildlife Database, … Read more