Gharials, Marsh Crocodiles , and Dolphins have been found in greater numbers at the National Chambal Sanctuary!
The National Chambal Sanctuary census reveals an increase in aquatic species such as gharials, marsh crocodiles (muggers), and dolphins!
The lockdown has resulted in a significant increase in the population of gharials, marsh crocodiles (muggers), and dolphins inside the National Chambal Sanctuary!
The Chambal River is home to 886 muggers, 2176 gharials (Fish-Eating Crocodile), and 82 dolphins, according to the most recent census in 2021.
Number of gharial, dolphin and crocodile increase in National Chambal Gharial Wildlife Sanctuary