List of Biosphere reserves in india is one of the static awareness topic in general awareness section usually asked in banking, SSC and other competitive exams. Biosphere reserves are areas of terrestrial and coastal ecosystems promoting solutions to reconcile the conservation of biodiversity with its sustainable use. They are internationally recognized, nominated by national governments and remain under sovereign jurisdiction of the states where they are located.
Government of India has established 18 biosphere reserves in India. Below is the list of Biosphere reserves in india.
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|S. No.||Biosphere reserve||State|
|1||Cold Desert||Himachal Pradesh|
|3||Great Rann of Kutch||Gujarat|
|7||Achanakamar – Amarkantak||Madhya Pradesh and Chhattishgarh|
|9||Seshachalam Hills||Andhra Pradesh|
|10||Nilgiri||Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Karnataka|
|11||Gulf of Mannar||Tamil Nadu|
|12||Agasthyamalai||Kerala and Tamil Nadu|
|18||Great Nicobar||Andaman And Nicobar Islands|