Kaziranga National Park – Explore Flora and Fauna of India
Written by gaurav467
September 05, 2011
TEST Kaziranga National Park is one of the most sought after national parks to visit and explore in India. This famous Indian national wildlife park is located in Golaghat and Nagaon districts in Indian state of Assam. It is also world heritage site declared by UNESCO in natural category. The main feature of this park is the rhinos. It is home to largest population of the Great Indian One-Horned Rhinoceros, wild Asiatic water buffalo, and eastern swamp deer in the world. It hosts of two-thirds of the world’s Great One-horned Rhinoceroses. It also has significant population of Indian elephants, gaur and sambar. It is also known for the highest density of royal Bengal tigers among protected areas in the world. For this reason it was declared a Tiger Reserve in the year 2006.
The famous Kaziranga National Park is also acknowledged as an Important Bird Area by Birdlife International for outstanding conservation of bird species. It has achieved remarkable success in outstanding wildlife conservation in India. Located on the edge of the Eastern Himalayan biodiversity hotspot, the park has been one of the best places in India to explore rich flora and fauna. Rich in flora and fauna, the park attracts nature lovers and wildlife lovers from all over the world. Amiable ambiance, fantastic natural beauty, relaxed atmosphere and diverse wildlife never fail to lure visitors. It is also one of the finest places in India for nature tourism or eco tourism.
Flora of Kaziranga includes four major types of vegetations namely alluvial savanna woodlands, alluvial inundated grasslands, tropical semi-evergreen forests and tropical moist mixed deciduous forests. Tourists can see striking view of lush grasslands and deciduous forests of this park from a watch tower.
The Kaziranga National Park in India is also rich its fauna. It is well known for significant populations of about thirty-five (35) mammalian species. Major attractions include Great Indian One-Horned Rhinoceros, Royal Bengal Tigers, Leopards, Indian Elephants, Wild Asiatic Water Buffalos, Eastern Swamp Deer, Gaur, Sambar Deer, Hog Deer, Indian Muntjac, Wild Boar, Jungle Cats, Fishing Cats, Leopard Cats, Small Indian Civets, Large Indian Civets, Small Indian Mongoose, Large Indian Mongoose, Indian Gray Mongoose, Hispid Hare, Sloth Bear, Golden Jackal, Bengal Fox, Chinese Pangolins, Indian Pangolins, Chinese Ferret Badgers, Hog Badgers, Parti-colored Flying Squirrels, Golden Langurs, Monkeys, Hoolock Gibbon, Ganges Dolphin, etc. Apart from various animals, Kaziranga National Park is also known for significant population of various species of birds. Indeed, Kaziranga will provide you outstanding opportunity to explore rich flora and fauna of India. You will have unique experience of lifetime.
Gaurav is writes for India travel and Tour and also wildlife and nature related topics. Recently write a articles about National Park in India.
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