Deccan Regional Centre, Hyderabad
National Emblem Ministry of Environment and Forests

Status of Survey

All the three states have been explored botanically.Two state floras- Flora of Orissa and Flora of Andhra Pradesh and a few district floras have been published. But, many areas in the Eastern Ghats are still under explored/ unexplored. While accounting all this, about 40% of its total jurisdictional area may be considered as well explored, another 40% moderately explored and the remaining 20% unexplored. So, this regional centre has taken initiative to cover such gap areas. Presently,the centre has been engaged in exploring the floras ofSeshachalam Biosphere Reserve, Nagarjunasagar-Srisailam Tiger Reserve, Kawal Tiger Reserve,Satkosia Tiger Reserve.It is also working on Grasses of Odisha. This regional centre has already published the Tree flora of Hyderabad in the year 2012.

Last Updated : 08/11/2018