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Dubri / Sanjay Wildlife Sanctuary


Sanjay/Dubri Wildlife Sanctuary was established in 1975 under Wildlife Protection Act of 1972, Moreover, biogeographical province 4.8.4(Indus-Ganges Monsoon Forest). It spread in an area of 364.59sq.km. The sanctuary physical features are plain and undulating country and altitude ranges from 200-500m.There are Moist deciduous forest consisting mainly of sal (Shorea robusta).

The Sanjay Dubri wildlife sanctuary is one of the crowns in the rich heritage of wildlife in India. Surely, it is one of the best places for visit if one wants to have a glimpse of the nature at its very best. It is one of the greatest places where the flora and fauna reach their best of form. Its rich collection of vegetation and wild life is a real asset for any wildlife sanctuary Populated with a variety of animals and vegetation, the Sanjay Dubri wildlife sanctuary proves itself to be the real tourist spot for the nature lovers.

It consist of Tiger Panthera tigris, leopard P. pardus, Indian wild dog Cuon alpinus, striped Hyaena, jackal Canis aureus, jungle cat Felis chaus, chital Axis axis, sambar Cervus unicolor, nilgai Boselaphus tragocamelus, chinkara (mountain gazelle) Gazella gazella, muntjac Muntiacus muntjak, sloth bear Melursus ursinus, wild boar Sus scrofa, chevrotain Tragulus meminna and others.