Amrabad Tiger Reserve
Amrabad Tiger Reserve, which is located in Nallamala hills in Telangana, is India?s second-largest tiger reserve, with the largest being the Nagarjunasagar Srisailam Tiger Reserve. It has around 70 species of mammals, more than 300 avian species, 60 reptile species and numerous insects as well as 600 different plant species.
According to Telangana Forest Department, there are currently 14 tigers in this reserve. In 2019, only 14 big cats were recorded. While conducting the census, the officials also estimated the prey population density through Line Transect estimation method.
Written by IAS POINT