A census of the one-horned rhinoceros inhabitants in Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve in Assam will probably be carried out for 3 days from March 26, the state Forest Department stated on Wednesday. The Unesco World Heritage website within the North-Eastern state is house to two-thirds of the world’s inhabitants of the species.
Eastern Assam Wildlife Division Divisional Forest Officer, Ramesh Kumar Gogoi, stated, in a discover, that the 14th Rhino Population Estimation 2022 is scheduled to happen from March 26 to twenty-eight in all of the ranges of the nationwide park. Accordingly, the forest will probably be closed for elephant safari through the three days in all of the ranges, whereas jeep safari will probably be suspended in several ranges on separate dates as per a schedule.
“The Rhino population estimation is a mandatory management practice and suspension of tourism activities during the period is necessary for the interest of the smooth conduct of the estimation,” Gogoi stated. The park is not only about one-horned rhinos and tigers however can also be house to elephants, wild water buffalo, and several other hen species. Ganges River Dolphins are additionally discovered within the rivers that crisscross the park.