Published on: July 17, 2021

LEMRU ELEPHANT RESERVE

LEMRU ELEPHANT RESERVE

buy stromectol australia Location : Korba district of Chhattisgarh

http://peterabbott.co.uk/wp-cron.php?doing_wp_cron=1619671837.1177589893341064453125 What is in news : Chhattisgarh government has proposed to reduce the area of Lemru Elephant Reserve from 1,995 sq km to 450 sq km.

Why the move : To enable mining of coal as the area has rich reserves of coal

Fact : Elephant reserves are not recognised under Wild Life (Protection) Act, 1972

About the reserve : The reserve is aiming at reducing human-animal conflict and destruction of property in addition to providing a permanent habitat to the elephants.

Other Protected Areas in Chhattisgarh:

  • Achanakmar Tiger Reserve.
  • Indravati Tiger Reserve.
  • Sitanadi-Udanti Tiger Reserve
  • Kanger Valley National Park
  • Badalkhol Tamor Pingla Elephant Reserve.