Recently Updated Articles in Flora & Fauna
|• ||Uses of Rose|
Rose petals, leaves and the hips have multiple uses. Starting from use in cosmetics and culinary practices to use in medicines, rose has been used in various purposes since antiquity. The flower belongs to the Rosaceae family, of the genus Rosa, and is a thorny plant.
|• ||Wildlife Sanctuaries of Mizoram|
Wildlife Sanctuaries of Mizoram are protected areas maintained to preserve the flora and fauna in the state. Dampa Tiger Reserve is the largest wildlife sanctuary of Mizoram.
|• ||Dampa Tiger Reserve|
Dampa Tiger Reserve is located in western Mizoram. It was considered as a tiger reserve in the year 1994. It is the abode of several species of flora and fauna.
|• ||Gangotri National Park|
Gangotri National Park, in Uttarakhand, shelters a great biodiversity amidst enchanting landscape of snow clad mountains and lush greenery. Rare species of fauna and gorgeous birds also form the enchanting features of the place.
|• ||Intanki Wildlife Sanctuary|
Preserved by the forest wildlife department, the Intanki Wildlife Sanctuary is home to the rare hoolock gibbon among other species of animals.