Tiger Conservation Efforts – Project Tiger, etc.

Places in news: Mudumalai Tiger Reserve

Note4Students

From UPSC perspective, the following things are important :

Prelims level : Mudumalai TR

Mains level : Not Much

P

PC: MapsOfIndia

A tiger believed to have been responsible for the death of two herders in the Mudumalai Tiger Reserve was finally captured.

Read all the tiger reserves in India through this map. Put more focus on South Indian states and the NE region.

Mudumalai Tiger Reserve

  • Mudumalai National Park is a national park in the Nilgiri Mountains in Tamil Nadu.
  • It is located in the Nilgiri District and shares boundaries with the states of Karnataka and Kerala.
  • It is part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve and was declared a tiger reserve in 2007.
  • It harbours several endangered and vulnerable species including Bengal tiger, Indian leopard, Indian elephant and gaur.

Try this PYQ:

Q. Recently there was a proposal to translocate some of the lions from their natural habitat in Gujarat to which one of the following sites?

(a) Corbett National Park

(b) Kuno Palpur Wildlife Sanctuary

(c) Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary

(d) Sariska National Park

 

Post your answers here.
12
Please leave a feedback on thisx

 

UPSC 2022 countdown has begun! Get your personal guidance plan now! (Click here)

Subscribe
Notify of
12 Comments
Oldest
Newest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
nikhil sarsamkar
nikhil sarsamkar
7 months ago
Post your answers here." Read more »

Kuno

Ashish Anand
Ashish Anand
7 months ago
Post your answers here." Read more »

b

Shruti Raj
Shruti Raj
7 months ago
Post your answers here." Read more »

B

Ullas B
Ullas B
7 months ago
Post your answers here." Read more »

B

Soham Mandhare
Soham Mandhare
7 months ago
Post your answers here." Read more »

Map is old

nasima choudhury
nasima choudhury
7 months ago
Post your answers here." Read more »

b

Milan Nandi
Milan Nandi
7 months ago
Post your answers here." Read more »

kuno palpur

Aakash Verma
Aakash Verma
7 months ago
Post your answers here." Read more »

B

dj man
dj man
7 months ago
Post your answers here." Read more »

b

KANIKA CHOUDHARY
KANIKA CHOUDHARY
7 months ago
Post your answers here." Read more »

C

Vandna Kushwah
Vandna Kushwah
7 months ago
Post your answers here." Read more »

Kuno palpur

Ganesh DV
Ganesh DV
7 months ago
Post your answers here." Read more »

b

Last edited 7 months ago by Ganesh DV