Updated List of Biosphere Reserves in India

Updated List of Biosphere Reserves in India

S.N. Name Date Location (States)
1 Nilgiri 01.09.1986 Part of Wayanad, Nagarhole, Bandipur and Madumalai, Nilambur, Silent Valley and Siruvani hills (Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka).
2 Nanda Devi 18.01.1988 Part of Chamoli, Pithoragarh, and Bageshwar districts (Uttarakhand).
3 Nokrek 01.09.1988 Part of Garo hills (Meghalaya).
4 Great Nicobar 06.01.1989 Southern most islands of Andaman And Nicobar (A&N Islands).
5 Gulf of Mannar 18.02.1989 Indian part of Gulf of Mannar between India and Sri Lanka (Tamil Nadu).
6 Manas 14.03.1989 Part of Kokrajhar, Bongaigaon, Barpeta, Nalbari, Kamprup and Darang districts (Assam).
7 Sunderbans 29.03.1989 Part of delta of Ganges and Brahamaputra river system (West Bengal)
8 Simlipal 21.06.1994 Part of Mayurbhanj district (Orissa).
9 Dibru-Saikhowa 28.07.1997 Part of Dibrugarh and Tinsukia Districts (Assam).
10 Dehang-Dibang 02.09.1998 Part of Siang and Dibang Valley in Arunachal Pradesh.
11 Pachmarhi 03.03.1999 Parts of Betul, Hoshangabad and Chindwara districts of Madhya Pradesh.
12 Khangchendzonga 07.02.2000 Parts of Khangchendzonga hills and Sikkim.
13 Agasthyamalai 12.11.2001 Neyyar, Peppara and Shendurney Wildlife Sanctuaries and their adjoining areas in Kerala.
14 Achanakamar –    Amarkantak 30.3.2005 Covers parts of Anupur and Dindori districts of M.P. and parts of Bilaspur districts of Chhattishgarh State.
15 Kachchh 29.01.2008 Part of Kachchh, Rajkot, Surendra Nagar and Patan Civil Districts of Gujarat State.
16 Cold Desert 28.08.2009 Pin Valley National Park and surroundings; Chandratal and Sarchu&Kibber Wildlife Sanctuary in Himachal Pradesh.
17 Seshachalam Hills 20.09.2010 Seshachalam Hill Ranges covering parts of Chittoor and Kadapa districts of Andhra Pradesh.
18 Panna 25.08.2011 Part of Panna and Chhattarpur districts in Madhya Pradesh.

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