Which forest is found in Andaman and Nicobar Islands?

Which forest is found in Andaman and Nicobar Islands?

The Middle & North Andaman are characterized by Moist Deciduous & Wet Evergreen forests respectively. The Evergreen forests are dominant in the Central & Southern Islands of the Nicobar group. The moist deciduous forests are common in the Andamans, they are almost absent in the Nicobar islands.

Who is Pccf of Kerala?

Shri Bennichan Thomas IFS (Kerala 1988 ) presently Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Forest Management)- Thiruvananthapuram is transferred and posted as Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Wildlife) and Chief Wildlife Warden.

Which is the top post in forest department?

Principal Chief Conservator of Forests
The Principal Chief Conservator of Forests (Hindi: प्रधान मुख्य वन संरक्षक) is the highest-ranking officer belonging to the Indian Forest Service who is responsible for managing the Forests, Environment and Wild-Life related issues of a state of India.

Which type of a forest does Kerala and Andaman consists of?

Tropical evergreen forest, The tropical rainforests are confined to areas of heavy rainfall. Such areas are in the Western Ghats, upper parts of Assam, Tamil Nadu coast and the island groups of Lakshadweep and Andaman & Nicobar.

What is the capital of Andaman and Nicobar Island?

Port Blair
Port Blair is the capital of the Union Territory of Andaman & Nicobar Islands. It is located on the east coast of the South Andaman Island.

Which Indian state has maximum forest?

Madhya Pradesh
Area-wise Madhya Pradesh has the largest forest cover in the country followed by Arunachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Odisha and Maharashtra.

Which forest is found in Kerala?

Kerala has a variety of vegetation and forest types. The different forest types of Kerala are Tropical Wet Evergreen Forests, Tropical Moist Deciduous Forests, Tropical Dry Deciduous Forests, Mountain Sub Tropical, Rolling Grasslands, Shola Forest, Thorny Scrub Forest, high Sholas etc.

Which is the smallest island of India?

The Bitra Island is the smallest inhabited island in the territory having a land area of 0.105 sq km. It has a length of 0.57 km and a width of 0.28 km at the broadest point….Climate.

Island at a glance
Distance to Malabar coast 483 km from Kochi
Total geographical Area 0.10 sq.Kms
Maximum Length 0.57 km
Width 0.28 km

Which is the largest forest in world?

The Amazon
The Amazon is the world’s largest rainforest. It’s home to more than 30 million people and one in ten known species on Earth.