Kanyakumari Wildlife Sanctuary – UPSC Prelims

Kanyakumari Wildlife Sanctuary:
  • This protected area in Kanyakumari is a tiger habitat located in Tamil Nadu.
  • There are seven rivers that originate in this forest, including the Tamaraibarani and Pahruli rivers.
  • The area is a wildlife corridor with high biodiversity, and in addition to tigers, is home to the threatened species: Indian Bison, elephant, Indian Rock Python, Lion-tailed Macaque, Mouse deer, Nilgiri Tahr and Sambar deer.
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