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Bhadra Tiger Reserve

Bhadra Tiger Reserve:

The number of people visiting the Bhadra tiger reserve for safari has gone up and the tourists need to take adequate care not to disturb this eco-sensitive zone

  • Bhadra Tiger Reserve is situated in the midst of the Western Ghats region of It is unique as it nestled within several hill ranges.
  • It is drained by the river Bhadra and its tributaries.
  • It boasts of a substantial tiger population and as such the sanctuary was declared the 25th Project Tiger reserve of India in 1998. The habitat also has an Elephant Reserve.
  • It has dry-deciduous, moist-deciduous, shola and semi-evergreen patches.
  • Teak, Rosewood, Mathi, Honne, Nandi and many medicinal plants etc.
  • Tiger, Leopard, Leopard cat, Dholes, Indian Civet, ungulates like Gaur, Sambar and Barking Deer are common.