Kanjirankulam and Chitrangudi Water Bird Sanctuaries

Kanjirankulam and Chitrangudi Water Bird Sanctuaries
Location Ramanadhapuram
Area Kanjirankudi-104 ha, Chitrangudi-; 47.63 ha.
Forest type Lake with groves of trees
Avifauna Cormorants, egrets, lbis, herons, teals, other ducks, pelicans, white storks, painted storks
Annual rainfall 715.2 mm
Nearest airport Madurai - 110 kms away. (For Kanjirankulam and Chitrangudi) Madurai – 55 kms away. (For Vettangudi)
Nearest Railway station
Paramakudi – 16 kms (For Kanjirankulam and Chitrangudi) Karaikudi – 26 kms. (For Vettangudi)
Best season November to February
Accommodation Hotels at Paramakudi (For Kanjirankulam and Chitrangudi) PWD Rest House at Tirupathur (Ramanathapuram district) (For Vettangudi).

For greater details

Wildlife Warden,
Gulf of Manner Marine National Park, Opp to I.T.I ,
Mandapam Road,
RAMANATHAPURAM – 623 502
dforamnad@gmail.com
Tel.No.04567-230079