Zoological Survey of India

Zoological Survey of India

Zoological Survey of India, Govt. Of India
 
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Areas surveyed

Terrestrial and marine ecosystems Great Nicobar Biosphere Reserve, 7 National Parks such as Saddle Peak N.P., North Button N.P., Middle Button N.P., South Button, N.P., Mount Harriett N.P., Campbell Bay N.P. and Galathea N.P. including 2 Marine National Parks viz. Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park and Rani Jhansi Marine National Park, Landfall Island Sanctuary, Channel Island Sanctuary, East Island Sanctuary, Peacock Island Sanctuary, Trilby Island Sanctuary, Table Delgarno Island Sanctuary, Table Excelsior Island Sanctuary, Tree Islet Sanctuary, Turtle Island Sanctuary, Chatham Island Sanctuary, Wharf Island Sanctuary, Jungle Island Sanctuary, Ross Island Sanctuary, Oliver Island Sanctuary, Oyster Island Sanctuary, Orchid Island Sanctuary, North Reef Island Sanctuary, Interview Island Sanctuary, Ray Island Sanctuary, Curlew Island Sanctuary, Inglis Island Sanctuary, Snake Island Sanctuary, Sister Island Sanctuary, South Brother Island Sanctuary, Barren Island Sanctuary and Narcondam Island Sanctuary, Kyd Island Sanctuary, Galathea Bay Sanctuary and other 20 wildlife sanctuaries, Most of the other areas and islands like Craggy Island, Smith Island, Durgapur, Kalipur, Diglipur, Elizabeth Bay, Lamiya Bay, Radhanagar, Shyamnagar, Kalighat, Kalpong, Sound Island, Avis Island, Rampur, Mayabunder, Karmatang, Long Island, Guitar Island, Round Island, North Passage Island etc. of North Andaman and Middle Andaman district; Rutland Island, Cinque Island, North Bay, Pongibalu, Dandus Point, Port Blair, Little Andaman Island of South Andaman district; Car Nicobar, all the islands Nancowry group of islands, Chowra, Teressa, Kondul Island and Great Nicobar Island etc. of Nicobar district have been surveyed for faunal studies.