Flora & Fauna in Jim Corbett National Park

Flora

The Corbett National Park is known for its varied vegetation that ranges from dense Mixed, Sal and Sheesham forests interwoven with bamboo thickets, short and tall grasses that offer favorable haunts for wild animals. 
Established in the year 1936, the Corbett National Park in Uttaranchal, India was popularly known as the Ramganga National Park and prior to that it was known as the Hailey National Park.
Some of the trees that can be commonly identified at the Corbett National Park are rohini, karipak, ber, dhak, simal, grewia, bael, kurha, jhingan, marorphali, khair, bakli, tendu, pula, sain etc. The nullahs and ravines that go deep into the Corbett forests have clusters of bamboo thickets and common green shrubs. The vast stretches of chaur or grasslands serve as ideal grazing grounds for herbivores.

A commonly seen plant that forms an integral part of the vegetation at the Corbett National Park is the Ardisia solanacea that happens to be a succulent plant that makes up for water scarcity for certain animals during the dry season.

Some of the sandy banks on the banks of the Ramganga River at the Corbett National Park in Uttaranchal, India have a thick growth of castor bushes. The low tough herbaceous growth that grows in thick tangles on the banks of still waters also are an important part of the vegetation at the Corbett National Park. In fact almost 51 species of shrubs and 33 species of bamboo thrive at the Corbett National Park.

Fauna

Jim Corbett national park  has always been a land of trumpet, roar and songs. Jim Corbett national park is one of the most preserved wildlife sanctuaries in India.

The Fauna in Corbett national park is very famous. The fauna in Corbett national park is one of the major tourist attractions of the Indian state of now Uttarakhand, and one of the most visited national parks in the country.

Jim Corbett park is nestled in the Himalayan. Being in the lap of the nature, environmental conditions are perfect for the preservation and growth of various species of fauna in Corbett national park. These climatic conditions make Corbett safe habitation of rare and endangered wildlife species. 

Jim Corbett national park is haven for not only tiger but also for its preys. They are four kinds of deer, wild boar, and some other animals. Leopard can be spotted in the hilly area of the park. Leopard cat, jungle cat and fishing cat are some of the nocturnal cats that can be located. While lower regions of the park are home to sloth bear, the Himalayan black bear can be spotted only in higher hill. Dole or wild dole and jackal can be seen in the southern regions of the park. One of the major attractions of the Jim Corbett national park is elephant. Some smaller inhabitants of the Corbett include Indian gray mongoose, Himalayan palm civet, common otter, porcupine, and blacknaped hare. The long-snouted, fish-eating gharial crocodile and the 'mugger' crocodile can be seen along the Ramganga River shores. One can also locate the ghoral or goat antelopes on the rocky hillsides. The Langur and rhesus monkeys can be seen throughout the area

The great form of fauna in Jim Corbett national park can be seen in its diversity in bird life. The park is home to more than 585 species of resident and migratory birds include crested serpent eagles, blossom headed parakeet and the red jungle fowl. Thirty-three species of reptiles, 7 species of amphibians, 7 species of fish and 37 species of dragonflies have been recorded.Jim Corbett national park.


Mammals

(50 species) There are 04 cats found in Corbett . Tiger, Leopard are the big cats,  jungle cat  and leopard cat, Elephant, Spotted deer (Axis axis), Samber (Cervus unicolor), Hog deer (Axis percinus), Barking deer (Muntiacus muntjak), Wild boar (Sus scrofa), Langoor (Presbutis entellus) and Rhesus monkey (Macaque mulatto). Martin, black beer ,sloth beer ,Indian porcupine. Indian pangolin .etc

Reptiles :

Indian Marsh crocodile or Mugger (Crocodilus palustris), Gharial (Gavialis gangeticus), King Cobra (Naja bungarus), Common Krait (Bungarus caoruleus), Cobra (Naja naja), Russel Viper (Vipera ruselli) and Python (Python molorus) and Monitored.

Birds in Corbett National Park

Over  580 species of birds are found in Corbett.
Peacock, Jungle fowl, Partidges, Khaleej pheasant, Crow, Vulture, Parakeets, Laughing thrush, Orioles, Kingfishers, Drongo, Doves, Woodpeckers, Ducks, Teals, Storks, Cormorants anSeagulls.owls black throated baya.

Birds at the Corbett National Park in Uttaranchal, India add a vibrant and colorful charm to the otherwise tranquil jungle life. The very sight of a colorfully feathered bird flying in between the luxuriant greens creates enthralling prospects.

Enjoy the thrill and excitement of spotting exotic birds at the Corbett National Park in Uttaranchal, India with India Wildlife Tours. The Corbett National Park by virtue of lying on the Himalayan foothills is located on the path of migratory birds and thus plays host to quite a few migratory avian species.

According to a research conducted by the Zoological Survey of India there are about 600 recorded species of birds at the Corbett National Park.

Corbett National Park is home to birds like Pelicans, Great Crested Grebe, Greylag Geese, Indian Shag, Cormorants, Darters, Grey Heron, Egrets, White-necked Storks, Black-necked Storks, White-capped Redstart, Spurwinged Lapwing, Peregrine Falcon, Crested Serpent Eagle, Black-winged Kite, Osprey, Fishing Eagle, Himalayan Longbilled Vulture, Crested Honey Buzzard, Nightjars, Owls, Green Pigeons, Parakeets, Cuckoo, Coucal, Woodpeckers, Crimson-breasted Barbet, Magpie Robin, Red Junglefowl, Whitecrested Kalij Pheasant, Whistling Thrush, Woodshrikes, Tree Pies, Blackheaded Orioles, Paradise Flycatchers, Black Partridge, Blue-tailed bee-eaters, Swifts, Redstarts, Swallows, Warblers, Bulbuls, Hoopoe, Larks, Mynahs, Finches et al.
The birds of Corbett National Park are a very important part of the Corbett wildlife family. This national park is a paradise for bird lovers. Many tourists visit the Jim Corbett National Park only to see the birds.

Please Feel Free To Contact For Further Assistance @ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Call  +91 99176 19997

Bijrani Camp Packages and offers @ 1999/-

To avail offer submit your query