Wild life includes all non-domesticated plants animals and other organisms. More than 89,000 animal species. More than 1,200 species of birds. About 2,500 species of fish. 5-8 percent of the world’s amphibians,reptiles and mammals.WILD LIFE PROTECTION ACT WAS IMPLEMENTED IN 1972 IN INDIA.
Indian elephants are the most majestic animals among mammals. Found in the hot wet forests of Assam , Karnataka & Kerala. ONE HORNED RHINOCEROSES swampy and These animals live in the marshy lands of Assam and west Bengal.
Arid areas of the Rann of Kachchh and the Thar desert are the habitat for wild ass and camels.
Indian lion is found in the Gir forest in Gujarat. Tigers are found in the forests of Madhya Pradesh. Leopards also are included in the cat family. The Gir forest is the last remaining habitat of the Asiatic Lions.
Bird life in india is colourful. Birds like peacocks,cranes, peasants,ducks,paakeets and pigeons are some of the birds inhabiting the forest and wetlands of the country.