Northern Regional Centre Dehradun
National Emblem MOEF

Centre at a Glance

  • Established          1st August, 1956
  • Jurisdiction           Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttrakhand, Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh
  • Area           4,93,632 sq km
  • Protected Area Network           Area : 39,599.68 sq km
    • Biosphere Reserve         1
    • National Parks                 14
    • Wildlife Sanctuaries        76
    • Tigar Reserves                1 (Corbett, Uttrakhand)
  • Wetlands           3782 (excluding Uttrakhand)
  • Explorations           372
  • Expeditions           15
  • Herbarium Acronym           BSD
  • Herbarium Holdings
    • Seed Plants         c. 1,10,490
    • Cryptogams          c. 11,000
  • Type Collections           112
  • Library Holdings           c. 3,979 books, 3,273 volumes of Journals
  • New taxa discovered          65
  • Live Collections           c. 450 species

Contact

  • Phone : (0135) 2755478, 2753433
  • Fax : (0135) 2757951
  • E-mail : bsinc2001@rediffmail.com
Last Updated : 17/11/2017