Sites of Conservation Importance

Conservation Areas are areas of notable environmental or historical interest or importance which is protected by law against undesirable changes. These areas are conserved by varying levels of legal protection which are given by the policies formulated by the government or global conventions.


 Following are the other Conservation Areas in India:


 Important Conservation Sites in India (as on January, 2024)


Reserves/ Sites

Tiger Reserves

Elephant Reserves

Biosphere Reserves

RAMSAR Wetland Sites

Natural World Heritage Sites

Cultural World Heritage Sites

Mixed World Heritage Sites

Important Coastal and Marine Biodiversity Areas

Marine Protected Areas

Important Bird Areas

Potential Important Bird Areas

Key Biodiversity Areas
Biodiversity Heritage Sites