West Bengal has 4692 sq. Km of forests under the Protected Area (PA) network, which is 39.50% of the State’s recorded forest area.
At present West Bengal has 6 National Parks and 16 Wildlife Sanctuaries.
The latest notified Wildlife Sanctuaries of West Bengal is the Pakhi Bitan Wildlife Sanctuaries, located in Jalpaiguri
One horned rhinoceros Bengal Florican
Red Panda Pangolin Pika
Red Panda Musk Deer Himalayan flying squirrel
Royal Bengal tiger Salt water Crocodile