Located in the heart of India, Madhya Pradesh has long been known for its greenery, forests and wildlife. But little do people know of places such as Kanha, which are, infact, the true representatives of the state in terms of wildlife and greenery If you are an avid nature-lover and a wildlife enthusiast looking for excitement, then Kanha has all the ingredients of an ideal getaway. The lowland forest is a mixture of sal (shorea robusta) and other mixed forest trees, interspersed with meadows. Kanha Tiger Reserve abounds in meadows or maidans which are basically open grasslands that have sprung up in fields of abundant villages, evacuated to make way for the animals. Kanha meadow is one such example. There is a large tiger population in the park. The park also has a significant population of leopards, the sloth bear and Indian wild dog (Cuon alpinus dukhunensis). The most abundant prey species for the large predators is the spotted deer or chital Other larger mammal species of the park are rhesus macaque, golden jackal, bengal fox, smooth-coated otter, honey badger, small indian civet, indian gray mongoose, ruddy mongoose, striped hyena, jungle cat, leopard cat, indian spotted chevrotain, indian pangolin, indian porcupine und indian hare The Indian jungle fowl, which is the ancestor of domestic hens, is common. Click Here For India Tours     Travel Destinations   Adventure Tours in India Temple Tours in India   Ayurveda and Yoga Tours Historical Tours of India   Hill Stations in India Hotels Chains in India   Beach Holidays in India Honneymoon Destinations   Fairs and Festivals in India Wildlife Sanctuaries in India   Mosques in India

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