Central Regional Centre, Allahabad
National Emblem MOEF

Centre at a Glance

  • Established          31st July 1962
  • Jurisdiction           Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh
  • Area           6,81,227 sq km

Protected Area Network

  • Biosphere Reserves           2
    • Pachmarhi Biosphere Reserve
    • Achanakmar         Amarkantak Biosphere Reserve .
  • National Parks           13
    • Madhya Pradesh : 9
      • (Sanjay N.P.; Satpura National Park Madhav N.P; Kanha N.P; Panna N.P; Bandhawgarh N.P; Pench (Priyadarshani) N.P; Fossil N.P; , Kanerghati N.P., Guru Ghasi Das (Sanjay) N.P.
    • Uttar Pradesh : 1
      • Dudhwa N.P
    • Chhattisgarh : 3
      • (Indravati N.P., Kanerghati N.P., Guru Ghasi Das (Sanjay) N.P.
  • Wildlife Sancturies            59
    • (Madhya Pradesh-25, Uttar Pradesh   -       23, Chhattisgarh- 11
  • Tiger Reserves           Madhya Pradesh : 5
    • (Pench, Panna, Bandhavgarh, Bori, Satpura, Kanha, Katernighat-extention), Chhattisgarh : 1; (Indravati), Uttar Pradesh : 1 (Dhudwa)
  • Wetlands           c. 1599 (including Uttranchal)
  • Explorations          More than 150 tours
  • Expedition           One
  • Herbarium Acronym          BSA

Herbarium Holdings

  • Seed plants           65,932
  • Cryptogams           3100
  • Type Collections          Seven

Library Holdings

  • Books        2491
  • Journals        4495
  • New taxa discribed           22
  • Live Collections        c. 570 species
  • Contact           Phone: (0532) 2250179/Fax: (0532) 2250179
Last Updated : 20/09/2017