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Important National Park In India Study Notes

Posted on : June 9th 2019, 11:26 am

Important National Park In India Study Notes

Dear Readers, ExamClear team here providing The list of List of National Parks in India (statewise) which will be asked for 1 or 2 Marks in All Govt Job competitive exams like SSC, UPSC, Civil Services, RRB Railway Exams, and other Public Service Commission Exams. You can also download List of National Parks in India pdf format.

Important points regarding National Parks

  • State with Most Number of National Parks - Madhya Pradesh (11)
  • Largest National Park - Hemis National Park (J & K), area is 4400 KM Square.
  • Smallest National Park - South Button Island National Park (Andaman and Nicobar Islands) with area 300 Metre Square.
  • Oldest National Park - Jim Corbett National Park (Established in 1936 as Hailey National Park. Note that Another National Park - Kaziranga National park was established in 1905 as a reserve forest. It was named as Kaziranga Game Sanctuary in 1916, Kaziranga Wildlife Sanctuary in 1950, and declared a national park in 1974).
  • Newest National Park - Balphakram National Park (Meghalaya), Established in 2013.
  • Marine National Park, Gulf of Kutch is the first national marine park of India.
  • Keibul Lamjao National Park, Manipur is the only floating park in the world.
  • Jim corbett have highest poplution of tigers.
Serial No.  National Parks of India State Built
1 Papikonda National Park Andhra Pradesh 2008
2 Rajiv Gandhi National Park Andhra Pradesh 2005
3 Sri Venkateswara National Park Andhra Pradesh 1989
4 Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park Telangana 1994
5 Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park Telangana 1994
6 Mrugavani National Park Telangana 1994
7 Namdapha National Park Arunachal Pradesh 1983
8 Mouling National Park Arunachal Pradesh 1986
9 Dibru-Saikhowa National Park Assam 1999
10 Kaziranga National Park Assam 1974
11 Manas National Park Assam 1990
12 Nameri National Park Assam 1998
13 Rajiv Gandhi Orang National Park Assam 1999
14 Valmiki National Park Bihar 1989
15 Indravati National Park Chhattisgarh 1982
16 Kanger Valley National Park Chhattisgarh 1982
17 Guru Ghasi Das (Sanjay) National Park Chhattisgarh 1981
18 Bhagwan Mahavir (Mollem) National Park Goa 1992
19 Blackbuck National Park, Velavadar Gujarat 1976
20 Gir Forest National Park Gujarat 1975
21 Marine National Park, Gulf of Kutch Gujarat 1982
22 Vansda National Park Gujarat 1979
23 Kalesar National Park Haryana 2003
24 Sultanpur National Park Haryana 1989
25 Pin Valley National Park Himachal Pradesh 1987
26 Great Himalayan National Park Himachal Pradesh 1984
27 Inderkila National Park Himachal Pradesh 2010
28 Khirganga National Park Himachal Pradesh 2010
29 Simbalbara National Park Himachal Pradesh 2010
30 Dachigam National Park Jammu and Kashmir 1981
31 Hemis National Park Jammu and Kashmir 1981
32 Kishtwar National Park Jammu and Kashmir 1981
33 Salim Ali National Park Jammu and Kashmir 1992
34 Betla National Park Jharkhand 1986
35 Bandipur National Park Karnataka 1974
36 Bannerghatta National Park Karnataka 1974
37 Kudremukh National Park Karnataka 1987
38 Nagarhole (Rajiv Gandhi) National Park Karnataka 1988
39 Anshi national park Karnataka 1987
40 Eravikulam National Park Kerala 1978
41 Mathikettan Shola National Park Kerala 2003
42 Periyar National Park Kerala 1982
43 Silent Valley National Park Kerala 1984
44 Anamudi Shola National Park Kerala 2003
45 Pambadum Shola National Park Kerala 2003
46 Bandhavgarh National Park Madhya Pradesh 1968
47 Kanha National Park Madhya Pradesh 1955
48 Madhav National Park Madhya Pradesh 1959
49 Mandla Plant Fossils National Park Madhya Pradesh 1983
50 Panna National Park Madhya Pradesh 1981
51 Pench (Priyadarshini) National Park Madhya Pradesh 1975
52 Sanjay National Park Madhya Pradesh 1981
53 Satpura National Park Madhya Pradesh 1981
54 Van Vihar National Park Madhya Pradesh 1979
55 Chandoli National Park Maharashtra 2004
56 Gugamal National Park Maharashtra 1975
57 Navegaon National Park Maharashtra 1975
58 Sanjay Gandhi (Borivilli) National Park Maharashtra 1983
59 Tadoba National Park Maharashtra 1955
60 Pench National Park Maharashtra 1975
61 Keibul Lamjao National Park Manipur 1977
62 Balphakram National Park Meghalaya 1985
63 Nokrek National Park Meghalaya 1986
64 Murlen National Park Mizoram 1991
65 Phawngpui Blue Mountain National Park Mizoram 1992
66 Intanki National Park Nagaland 1993
67 Bhitarkanika National Park Odisha 1988
68 Simlipal National Park Odisha 1980
69 Sariska National Park Rajasthan 1982
70 Ranthambore National Park Rajasthan 1980
71 Mukundra Hills (Darrah) National Park Rajasthan 2006
72 Desert National Park Rajasthan 1992
73 Keoladeo Ghana National Park Rajasthan 1981
74 Khangchendzonga National Park Sikkim 1977
75 Mudumalai National Park Tamil Nadu 1990
76 Mukurthi National Park Tamil Nadu 1990
77 Indira Gandhi (Annamalai) National Park Tamil Nadu 1989
78 Guindy National Park Tamil Nadu 1976
79 Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park Tamil Nadu 1980
80 Bison (Rajbari ) National Park Tripura 2007
81 Clouded Leopard National Park Tripura 2007
82 Dudhwa National Park Uttar Pradesh 1977
83 Gangotri National Park Uttarakhand 1989
84 Govind Pashu Vihar Uttarakhand 1990
85 Jim Corbett National Park Uttarakhand 1936
86 Nanda Devi National Park Uttarakhand 1982
87 Rajaji National Park Uttarakhand 1983
88 Valley of Flowers National Park Uttarakhand 1982
89 Gorumara National Park West Bengal 1992
90 Buxa National Park West Bengal 1992
91 Neora Valley National Park West Bengal 1986
92 Singalila National Park West Bengal 1986
93 Jaldapara National Park West Bengal 2014
94 Sundarbans National Park West Bengal 1984
95 Mahatama Gandhi Marine (Wandoor) National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1983
96 Middle Button Island National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1987
97 Mount Harriett National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1987
98 North Button Island National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1987
99 Rani Jhansi Marine National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1996
100 Saddle Peak National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1987
101 South Button Island National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1987
102 Campbell Bay National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1992
103 Galathea Bay National Park Andaman and Nicobar Islands 1992