Published on: December 22, 2022

Pilikula Biological Park

Pilikula Biological Park

buy priligy hydrochloride Why in news? New birds and animals have arrived from the Greens Zoological Rescue and the Rehabilitation Kingdom in Gujarat to Yima Pilikula Biological Park, Mangaluru

Highlights:

  • It was approved by the Central Zoo Authority under the animal exchange programme.
  • Squirrel Monkey, Marmoset, Red-handed Tamarin, Mara, Blue-and-yellow Macaw, Military Macaw, Galah Cockatoo and Green Turaco that are found in Central and South America, Africa and Australia have arrived in Pilikula.
  • In exchange, tigers, leopards and snakes have been sent to Gujarat.
  • Reliance Foundation has promised to donate Rs 1 crore for the construction of a new animal enclave and the development of the Pilikula Biological Park

Pilikula Biological Park

  • The Pilikula Biological Park is one of the major attractions of Pilikula Nisarga Dhama.
  • The Central Zoo Authority of India has recognized the park as a major zoo.
  • As per modern zoological practices, the animals are kept in spacious enclosures closely resembling their natural habitat.
  • It is equipped veterinary hospital complex with quarantine, post treatment ward and post-mortem block, X-ray and ultrasound scanning facilities.
  • Central Zoo Authority has funded the construction of hospital complex.
  • Vegetation : Thick vegetation, serves as a natural habitat for wild animals.