TNFOREST :: Tamil Nadu Forest Department

PULICAT BS

Pulicat Bird Sanctuary
Location Thiruvallur district. Bordering Andhra Pradesh
Area 15367 ha.
Avifauna found Flamingoes, a variety of ducks, ospery, avocet, cormorants, herons, spoonbills, egrets, terns, gulls & other migratory birds of coastal habitats.
Annual rainfall About 1100 mm.
Nearest airport Chennai – 90 kms away
Nearest Railway station Ponneri – 19 km away
Best season November to February
Accommodation P.W.D. Bungalow in ponneri and Gummidipoondi, Forest Rest house at pulicat (Under construction)
Other facilities Frequent buses available from Chennai.

For greater details

Wildlife Warden, Guindy National Park,           Chennai - 22.
wlwchennai@yahoo.co.in,
Tel.No.044-22351471