Kerala National Park

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PSC Question and Answer about Kerala National Park including for Kerala Administrative Service (KAS), Secretariat Assistant, Panchayath Secretary, BDO, Auditor, Assistant, LDC and LGS examination level questions. We will update balance portion of the study material.....

Question1:-The total number of wildlife sanctuaries in Kerala ?


wildlife sanctuaries

Wildlife Sanctuaries District
Periyar Idukki
Wayanad Wayanad
Parambikulam Palakkad
Schenduruney Kollam
Thirunelli Wayanad
Kottiyur Kannur
Neyyar Thiruvananthapuram
Chinnar Idukki
Peechi-Vazhani Thrissur
Chimminy Thrissur
Idukki Idukki
Aralam Kannur
Peppara Thiruvananthapuram
Kurinjimala Idukki
Thattekad Ernakulam
Mangalavanam Ernakulam
Choolanoor Palakkad
Malabar Kozhikode

Question2:-The first wildlife sanctuary of Kerala?

Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

Question3:-Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary is also known as?

Thekkady wildlife Sanctuary

Question4:- Which are the rivers are flowing in Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary

Periyar and Pamba.

Question5:-Which Travancore ruler was established Periyar wild life sanctuary ?

Maharaja of Travancore, Chithira Thirunal Balarama Varma (1934)

Question6:-The Periyar National Park in Thekkady is located around the __________ reservoir

Mullaperiyar Dam

Question7:-The largest wildlife sanctuary in Kerala?

Periyar (777

Question8:-The second largest wildlife sanctuary in Kerala ?

Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary(Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary)

Question9:-Smallest wildlife sanctuary of Kerala?

Mangalavanam Bird Sanctuary (0.024

Question10:-The former name of Periyar wildlife sanctuary ?

Nellikkampetti Game Sanctuary

Question11:-The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary was declared as Tiger Reserve in ?


Question12:-The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary was declared as National Park in ?


Question13:-The Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary Brought under Project Elephant in ?


Question14:-The first tiger reserve in Kerala?

Periyar Tiger Reserve

Question15:-The 10th tiger reserve in India?

Periyar Tiger Reserve

Question16:-The second tiger reserve in Kerala

Parambikulam Tiger Reserve

Question17:-Parambikulam Tiger Reserve located in which district ?


Question18:-Parambikulam Tiger Reserve established in ?


Question19:-The wildlife sanctuary which is a part of Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve ?

Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary

Question20:-The southernmost wildlife sanctuary of Kerala?

Neyyar (1958, Thiruvananthapuram)

Question21:-Crocodile Rehabilitation and Research Centre is located at ___________


Question22:-The Wayanad wildlife sanctuary was brought Under the Project Elephant in the year-


Question23:-The Wayanad wildlife sanctuary is located at _______ ?

Wayanad, Sultan Battery, Mananthavady

Question24:-The Wayanad wildlife sanctuary is formed in ?


Question25:-The only lion safari park in Kerala is situated at ?

Marakkunnam island (Neyyar dam)

Question26:-Shendurney Wildlife Sanctuary is under the control of __________ Biosphere Reserve ?


Question27:-Shendurney Wildlife Sanctuary is located in which district ?

Kerala, Kollam

Question28:-Shenduruny wildlife sanctuary is the part of _________ Forest ?

Kulathupuzha Reserve

Question29:-Shenduruny wildlife sanctuary is surrounded by the reservoir of _______ Dam


Question30:-Shenduruny wildlife sanctuary is established in _______ ?

25 June 1984

Question31:- The botanical name of Shenduruny is _______ ?

Glutta Travameorica

Question32:-The northernmost wildlife sanctuary of Kerala-?

Aralam (1984, Kannur)

Question33:-In Kerala, one of the rare species grey coloured squirrel is found at______


Question34:-The famous white bison of Manjampatti Is seen in __________

Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

Question35:- Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary is established in ______________

August 1984

Question36:- Pambar river located in which sanctuary ?

Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary

Question37:-Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary is under the jurisdiction of _________ ?

Eravikulam National Park

Question38:-In Kerala, the reed frogs are found at ______ ?


Question39:-Kakkayam is located at ___________ ?


Question40:- How many Bird Sanctuaries in kerala ?


Bird Sanctuaries

Bird Sanctuaries District
Thattekad Ernakulam
Choolanoor Palakkad
Mangalavanam Ernakulam
Kumarakom Kottayam
Arippa Thiruvananthapuram
Kadalundi Malappuram

Question41:- The first bird sanctuaries in kerala ?


Question42:- Thattekad bird sanctuaries located in which district ?

Kothamangalam taluka, Ernakulam district, Kerala State

Question43:-Thattekad bird sanctuary is established in ?


Question44:- Different varieties of cuckoos and a region of the sanctuary popularly called "Cuckoo Paradise". This was situated in which sanctuary ?

Thattekad bird sanctuary

Question45:- Salim Alim Bird Sanctuary is commonly known as

Thattekkad bird sanctuary

Question46:-Largest bird sanctuary in Kerala?

Thattekkad bird sanctuary

Question47:-Thattekad Bird Sanctuary is the part of ?

Malayatoor Reserve Forest

Question48:- Which place is known as "Pakshi Gramam" ?


Question49:- "Nooranad" is located in ?

Alappuzha district, Kerala State

Question50:- " Pakshipathalam " is situated in ?

Wayanad ( Brahmagiri hills )

Question51:- Which sanctuary is known as "Heaven for migratory birds"?

Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary

Question52:- Kadalundi Bird Sanctuary is located in ?

Malappuram district of the state Kerala

Question53:- Which sanctuary is known as "Bakers Estate" ?

Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

Question54:-Which bird sanctuary is known as "Vembanad Bird Sanctuary" ?

Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary

Question55:- Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is located in ?

Kottayam, Kerala

Question56:-Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary is located on the bank of _____________ lake ?

Vembanad Lake

Question57:- Which bird sanctuary is known as "Lungs of Kochi" ?

Mangalavanam Bird Sanctuary

Question58:- Mangalavanam Bird Sanctuary is located in which district ?

Ernakulam, Kerala

Question59:-Asias first butterfly safari park ?

Thenmala, Kollam, Kerala

Question60:- ________ is the first planned eco-tourism destination in India ?


Question61:-The only wildlife sanctuary of Kerala which has mangrove forest?

Mangalavanam bird sanctuary

Question62:-The bird sanctuary established is to conserve peacock ?

Choolanur sanctuary

Question63:- The bird sanctuary which is dedicated to the memory of K.K Neelakandan, famous ornithologist in Kerala

Choolanur sanctuary

Question64:- Which place is a home to many rare varieties of migratory birds from different parts of the world


Question65:- Pathiramanal is located in which district ?

Muhamma panchayat of Alappuzha district, Kerala

Question66:- Chulanur bird sanctuary is famous for __________ birds ?


Question67:- Chulanur is located in which district ?

Palakkad district of Kerala

Question68:- The number of nationation parks in kerala ?


National Parks

National Parks District
Eravikulam Idukki
Silent Valley Palakkad
Periyar Idukki
Anamudi Shola Idukki
Mahikettan Shola Idukki
Pambadum Shola Idukki

Question69:-The district of Kerala which have maximum number of National parks?


Question70:- The first National park in Kerala ?

Eravikulam (Idukki,1978)

Question71:- A new bright reddish-orange-coloured frog with multiple glands and extremely short limbs has been discovered in the ___________ ?

Eravikulam National Park

Question72:-Anamudi hills located nearby _____________________ national park

Eravikulam National Park

Question73:- Eravikulam national park is located at

Devikulam Taluk, Idukki

Question74:- Nilgiri Tahrs are found in which national park ?

Eravikulam national park

Question75:-Eravikulam was declared as National Park in ?


Question76:- The scientific name of Nilgiri Thar ?

Nilgiritragus hylocrius

Question77:- Largest national park in Kerala?


Question78:- Silent valley was declared as National Park in ?

Indira Gandhi

Question79:- The Prime Minister who declared Silent valley as National Park ?

Indira Gandhi

Question80:- The Prime Minister who inaugurated silent valley National Park

Rajiv Gandhi (7th September 1985)

Question81:-The taluk at which silent valley located ?

Mannarcaud, palakkad District of Kerala,

Question82:-The name 'Silent Valley' was given by?

Robert Wright

Question83:- The only virgin forest ?

Silent valley

Question84:- In Kerala, the endangered species Lion tailed macaque is found at?

Silent valley

Question85:-The name silent valley is due to the absence of ______ ?


Question86:- The lion tailed macaque is found only at silent valley because of the presence of a tree named ________ ?


Question87:-The largest rainforest in Kerala

Silent Valley

Question88:- In Mahabharata silent valley was depicited as ?

Sirendari forest

Question89:- Which hydroelectric project is situated in Silent valley?

Pathrakadavu Project (it was dropped)

Question90:- The smallest national park in Kerala ?

Pambadum Shola

Question91:- Pambadum Shola is located at ?

Devikulam taluk, Idukki district,

Question92:- Pambadum Shola is located in ?


Question93:- The only biological park of Kerala?

Agasthyavanam Biological Park

Question94:- The Agasthyavanam Biological Park was established in ?


Question95:-The Agasthyavanam Biological Park's name derives from ________

Agastimalai Agasthyakoodam hills

Question96:- The Agasthyavanam Biological Park is located in ?

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

Question97:- The plant which is known as the "Queen of Western Ghat" ?


Question98:-Scientific name or Binomial name of the Neelakurinji ?

Strobilanthes kunthianus

Question99:-In which year postal department Introduced stamp of Neelakurinj ?


Question100:-The first sanctuary in India for the conservation of a particular plant species ?

Kurinji Sanctuary

Question101:-Neelakurinji that blossoms only once in _______ years.?


Question102:- The place famous for vampire bat?


Question103:- Neelakurinji belong to which scientific family ?


Question104:-Which wildlife sanctuary's parts are Muthanga & Tholpetty?


Question105:-Which National Park of Kerala is the sole surviving bit of evergreen forests in the Sahyadri?

Silent Valley

Question106:-he highest peak of South India Anamudi is situated in which National Park?


Question107:-Which Wildlife sanctuary is famous for the remains of Stone Age culture?


Question108:-Which is the only wildlife sanctuary of Kerala situated in rain shadow area?


Question109:- The first wood depot of Kerala was started in 1820 at _____?


Question110:- The Forest Conservation Rules were formulated in _____?


Question111:- Which river flows through Silent Valley?


Question112:- Which was the last formed wild life sanctuary of Kerala?

Kottiyur - 2011

Question113:-Which is the only district of Kerala not to have protected forest land?