Gir in India

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Reported Area

1153.42 km²

Data Provider

Wildlife Insitute India

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Gir

English Designation Sanctuary

IUCN Management Category IV

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1965

Sublocation IN-GJ

Governance Type Sub-national ministry or agency

Management Authority Chief Wildlife Warden, State Forest Department

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable