Sahyadri Tiger Reserve

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Sahyadri Tiger Reserve
Wildlife Sanctuary
Country  India
State Maharashtra
Established 2008
Area
 • Total 1,166 km2 (450 sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Governing body Government of India, Ministry of Environment and Forests, Project Tiger

Sahyadri Tiger Reserve is a tiger reserve in the state of Maharashtra. It was created by the Indian government in 2008.[1]

Area[edit]

The reserve spreads over Koyna Wildlife Sanctuary forming the northern portion and Chandoli National Park forming the southern part of the reserve.

The total area of the tiger reserve is:[2][3]

  • Core Area: 600.12 km2 (231.71 sq mi)
  • Buffer Area: 565 km2 (218 sq mi)
  • Total Area: 1,166 km2 (450 sq mi)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Four more tiger reserves to come up in the country". The Hindu. Retrieved 28 February 2016. 
  2. ^ "Core buffer areas". Government of India. Retrieved 28 February 2016. 
  3. ^ "Tiger Reserves - Wildlife Institute of India, an Autonomous Institute of MoEF, Govt. of India". Retrieved 28 February 2016.