List of Biosphere Reserve:

Biosphere Reserve (BR) is an international designation by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) for representative parts of natural and cultural landscapes extending over large areas of terrestrial or coastal/marine ecosystems or a combination of both.

The UNESCO Protected Biosphere Reserves list in India:

Name of the Biosphere ReservesStateYear
Sundarbans Biosphere ReserveWest Bengal2001
Simlipal Biosphere ReserveOdisha2009
Pachmarhi Biosphere ReserveMadhya Pradesh2009
Nokrek Biosphere ReserveMeghalaya2009
Nilgiri Biosphere ReserveTamil Nadu2000
Nanda Devi Biosphere ReserveUttarakhand2004
Gulf of Mannar Biosphere ReserveTamil Nadu2001
Achanakmar-Amarkantak Biosphere Reserve               Chhattisgarh2012
Great Nicobar Biosphere ReserveGreat Nicobar2013
Agasthyamala Biosphere ReserveKerala and Tamil Nadu2016
Kanchenjunga Biosphere ReserveSikkim2018
Panna National ParkMadhya Pradesh2020

List of Biosphere Reserves in India:                           

Name of the Biosphere ReservesStateYear
Nilgiri Biosphere ReserveTamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka1986
Nanda Devi Biosphere ReserveUttarakhand1988
Great NicobarAndaman and Nicobar Islands1989
Gulf of MannarTamil Nadu1989
SunderbansWest Bengal1989
Dehang-DibangArunachal Pradesh1998
PachmarhiMadhya Pradesh1999
AgasthyamalaiKerala, Tamil Nadu2001
Achanakamar –    AmarkantakMadhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh2005
Great Rann of KutchGujarat2008
Cold DesertHimachal Pradesh2009
Seshachalam HillsAndhra Pradesh2010
PannaMadhya Pradesh2011

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