What Is Sundarban National Park
What is Sundarban National Park
The Sundarbans is a National Park, Tiger Reserve, and a Biosphere Reserve in West Bengal, India. Sundarbans is the name given to the large Delta that is formed where the river basins of Ganga and Bramhaputra meet. Sundarban is an enormous forest in the coastal region of the Bay of Bengal . The delta island is covered by mangrove forests, one of the largest Mangrove forest in the world.This unique forest extends across of Bangladesh and West Bengal India. The Sundarbans is the world’s largest Mangrove forest, and World Heritage National Park.
It is an only forest where the Bengal Tiger lives. The Sundarbans provides a unique ecosystem and a rich wildlife habitat.
People of Sundarban are directly or indirectly related for income from this forest.Entire Eastern India is dependent on the fishery resources from Sundarban. millions of people live in the biosphere reserve. They depend directly on forest and forest-based resources since agriculture is not productive enough due to saline water. fuelwood, fishing, crap, thatching leaves, honey, and wax are the main sources of income.