PROTECTED AREA NETWORK

With 20% of its total geographical area dedicated for the proliferation of wildlife, the state of Goa has 6 Wildlife Sanctuaries and 1 National Park. These protected areas are provided with complete protection to the fauna & flora to conserve the unique biodiversity of the State. These are :


Name of the Sanctuary
Area in
sq. km.
Location
(Taluka)
Bhagwan Mahavir National Park
107
Sanguem, Dharbandora
Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary
133
Sanguem, Dharbandora
Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary
86
Canacona
Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary
8
Ponda, Sattari, Dharbandora
Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary
1.8
Tiswadi
Madei Wildlife Sanctuary
208.48
Sattari
Netravali Wildlife Sanctuary
211.05
Sanguem
Total
755.31