The Dudhwa National Park is a national park in the Terai belt of marshy grasslands of northern Uttar Pradesh, India. It stretches over an area of 490.3 km2 (189.3 sq mi), with a buffer zone of 190 km2 (73 sq mi). It is part of the Dudhwa Tiger Reserve in the Kheri and Lakhimpur districts. It is located on the Indo-Nepal border in the Lakhimpur Kheri District, and has buffers of reserved forest areas on the northern and southern sides. It represents one of the few remaining areas of the diverse and productive Terai ecosystem, supporting many endangered species, obligate species of tall wet grasslands and species of restricted distribution.
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National Parks In India
The first national park in India was in 1936 – Haley National Park, now known as Jim Corbett National Park. Till 1970 there were only 5 national parks in India. Apart from Wildlife Protection Act and Project Tiger scheme, many other statutory provisions for protection of wildlife came into force in the 1980s. The number…