2 Aug 2020
- Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve was established as the second Tiger Reserve in the Maharashtra State, in 1994-95.
- Tadoba Andhari Tiger Reserve is located in Chandrapur district of Maharashtra state in India.
- It is Maharashtra’s oldest and largest national park.
- The Reserve includes the Tadoba National Park and the Andhari Wildlife Sanctuary.
- The word ‘Tadoba’ is derived from the name of God “Tadoba” or “Taru,” which is praised by local tribal people of this region and “Andhari” is derived from the name of Andhari river that flows in this area
- Vegetation: It represents Southern Tropical Dry Deciduous Teak Forests in the Tiger habitat.
- The total area of the tiger reserve is 1,727 Sq.km