Bhimashankar wild life sanctuary

Bhimashankar wild life sanctuary

Tucked away in the Sahayadris, the Bhimashankar Sanmctuary is home to a variety of endangered species of flora and fauna. The dominant species of flora are Mango, Hirda, Behda, various medicinal herbs, bamboo and fern. The Giant Indian Squirrel is one of the major attractions of the sanctuary. The other species found in the dense forests are Panther, Sambar, Mouse Deer, Hyena and the Wild boar.