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Avifauna of Kanha Tiger Reserve (Madhya Pradesh)

Avifauna of Kanha Tiger Reserve (Madhya Pradesh)

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Published by Zoological Survey of India in Kolkata .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-176).

StatementKailash Chandra ... [et al.] ; edited by the Director, Zoological Survey of India, Kolkata.
SeriesRecords of the Zoological Survey of India -- occasional paper no. 250
ContributionsChandra, Kailash., Zoological Survey of India.
The Physical Object
Pagination214 p., xii p. of plates :
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16257602M
ISBN 108181711270
LC Control Number2006454579

Tourist can also board the train originated from Delhi at Agra and Gwalior. Other commonly observed mammals include the Sambar, spotted deer, common grey langur, wild boar, gaur, golden jackal, Bengal fox, Indian civet, mongoose, striped hyena, jungle cat, pangolin and porcupine. The area remained a protected one until Kanha National Park is quite rich in flora and fauna. The tourist can either drive straight to Kanha from Jabalpur station or can check-in the hotel in Jabalpur and see Bheraghat, Dhuandhar, Balancing rock, Museum etc. Domestic livestock such as cattle, buffaloes and goats owned by these people frequent the areas adjacent to the Tiger Reserve, many a times falling prey to the wild carnivores of the region.

She has been more than a true and worthy successor to her mother Badi Mada who herself had given birth to 19 cubs in her 12 years of motherhood. One can easily catch the afternoon safari to the National park once they reach Kanha. Therefore, tourist should come with a mind that just the Tiger sighting is not important for them but enjoying the national park as a whole with all the animals, birds flora and fauna is also important for them. Their nesting behaviour is very interesting, where female lays eggs and remain inside the tree cavity till eggs hatches. Artificial sources of water such as earthen tanks and check-dams anicuts also tend to dry out before the month of March, due to the inherent low water retention capacity of the soil. Many people there work as tourist guides.

Kanha national park has 22 species of mammals. Wolves Canis lupus pallipes occur on the fringes and outside the Reserve limits. One of the most high-profile cases first appeared in [10] when 11 tigers were reported to have been poached in the region of Central India by professional poachers belonging to the notorious Baheliya community of Katni that is located close to Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve. Nearby Tourist Destinations Mandla has sports clubs, Internet cafes, churches and hundreds of beautiful temples around the city. Wildlife Tourism[ edit ] Pench is one of the topmost destinations for wildlife tourism in Madhya Pradesh, albeit a little less famous and popular than the other star attractions of the Madhya Pradesh tiger circuit- Kanha and Bandhavgarh. The number of jeeps that are allowed entry into the reserve is restricted by the Forest Department.


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On the other hand, month of April is very good to see local birds as Mahua Madhuca Indica and many other local plants are in full bloom. Scarlets, Warblers, Flowerpeckers etc. Some of the open patches Avifauna of Kanha Tiger Reserve book the Park are covered with tall grasses interspersed with Butea monosperma and Zizyphus mauritiana.

The Gond tribals, being forest dwellers, hold Avifauna of Kanha Tiger Reserve book respect for the forest and its fauna, many of which are worshipped.

Black-hooded Oriole Oriolus xanthornus Golden and Black-hooded Orioles are very commonly seen in and around Kanha national park. An obvious example is the case regarding the widening of the critical national highway NH7 now known as NH44discussed in the section below.

Even today, that documentary, shot in the tourism zones of Pench Tiger Reserve, is considered path-breaking in the quality and quantity of intimate footage of wild tiger behaviour that has ever been captured on camera But Collarwali has also earned all her own fame and adulation.

It also includes high altitude flyers from 25, feet to barely lifting few feet in the air. Since the Wildlife Institute of India has initiated a series of studies beginning with a long-term radio telemetry study on the gaur Bos frontalis Sankar et al.

Her 7th litter was first seen in early Their nesting behaviour is very interesting, where female lays eggs and remain inside the tree cavity till eggs hatches. Among the deer species, swamp deer or hard ground barasingha is pride of the place as it is the only subspecies of swamp deer in India, except the Great Swamp Deer of Sundarbans.

Her third litter on October 23, consisted of five cubs- a very rare occurrence, with four of the cubs being females. Casual summer clothing of natural colours is best from March to May. The other common tree species belong to the Terminalia genus, the most numerous being what in India is popularly known as Crocodile bark, the earlier Scientific name being Terminalia tomentosa.

It is 95— cm long, with approximately cm wingspan and a weighsaround 2—4kgs. Information Center: Safaris at Kanha : Safaris at Kanha is done on an open jeep which accommodates 6 persons.

BMW- He is a huge hulk of a tiger and he is called BMW because of a distinctive mark on his hind left thigh which looks either like a horizontal 'B', the letter 'M' or an upside-down 'W'.

Incredibly, tourists visiting the park on 27th Jandiscovered that Collarwali had given birth to a record eighth litter of four cubs. In s, the Kanha area was divided into two santuaries; Hallon and Banjar of kms to kms each.

Rayyakasa Male A male in his prime and arch rival of the BMW, he has succeeded in establishing dominance in the Karmajhari range. Wolves Canis lupus pallipes occur on the fringes and outside the Reserve limits. Wild Life in Kanha. Males and females are not easily distinguishable.

He has been a constant mate of Collarwali, fathering at least three of her litters.

Introduction

Though she was a bit shy, she was famous as well and in her time had given a lot of good sightings to tourists visiting Pench. They nest during summer mostly in the months of April to July. Owls, owlets and night jars are some of the nocturnal birds. With the distribution of water governing their movement patterns to a great extent, gaur migrate down from the hills during the dry season and occupy the forests along the Pench River and other sources of water, and migrate back to the hill forests during the monsoon.

A termite mound may at times contain as many as five lakh half a million termites.

Fauna of Kanha

The undulating terrain and hill slopes have patches of Mixed Forest dominated by Boswellia serrata and Anogeissus latifolia. Along with the drive a licensed guide will also accompanying the tourist as per the rule. These Avifauna of Kanha Tiger Reserve book have since dispersed to other parts of Pench and some may have even crossed over to other tiger reserves such as Kanha National Park.

The park today steadfastly guards the different genus of wildlife it domiciles and follows painstaking measures to maintain the overall protection of its flora, fauna and avifauna. Avifauna of Kanha Tiger Reserve book summer approaches, these areas, from where the water gradually recedes downstream, become lush green meadows attracting high numbers of wild herbivores.Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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The Bori-Satpura Tiger Reserve lies in the Mahadeo Hills of the Satpura range in the southern parts of the Central Indian Highlands of Madhya Pradesh. The fascinating deep valleys, narrow gorges, cascading waterfalls and rich vegetation of the Bori-Satpura Tiger Reserve represent nature at its very best.

Feb 18,  · Kanha National Park is one of the many Tiger Reserves in India where one can hope to see a wild tiger. It is the biggest national park in Madhya Pradesh state, the heart of India and the land of dense forests. Kanha is also believed to be the backdrop of The Jungle Book series by Rudyard Kipling.Kanha National Park brings this loveliest creature pdf nature in its captivating serenity.

Being famed as the major central Indian highlands, the Kanha Tiger Reserve is the most admiring destination for the varieties of faunae including the avifauna with almost species of it.Jan 21,  · Do carry a Download pdf, Bird Guide book and loads of patience to enjoy and experience awesomebirds.

Avifauna of Kanha National Park. The kaleidoscopic avian beauty seen inside Kanha National Park is one of a lifetime experience. Kanha National Park is the major central Indian forest famous for Royal Bengal Tiger and Swamp Deer (Barasingha).56 Ebook Birds Vol.

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