Gomati wildlife sanctuary
sanctuary having 389.540 square kms is located at south-east corner
of the state in the south Tripura district. What adds charm to the
Gomati sanctuary is a vast.
A very large
variety of birds including winter visitors are found in the Gumti
hydel reservoir. The semi-evergreen, evergreen pockets of forest
with a very large plant species of 230 varieities exist in this
sanctuary. Of trees , more than 150 spp. of climbers and climbing
shrubs, more than 160 spp. of shrubs and more than 400 spp. of herbs
are available here.The sanctuary has virgin forests and are
catchment areas of Gumti & Khowai rivers. The forests are also
of critical importance to agriculture as they prevent soil erosion
in the area.
covering approximately 300 sq. Kms. This huge water body attracts
many resident and migratory water birds from far off places. It has
elephants, bison, Sambar, barking deer, wild goat or sarow, apart
from many other animals and reptiles.