A Little about wild Animals and their homes!


Wild Animal’ is a term that refers to animals that are not generally domesticated. Wild animals live in forests. The major wild animals in India are elephant, tiger, lion, rhino, bear, etc. Wild animals are a living resource that will extinct and be replaced by others of their kind. Wild animals play a vital role in balancing the environment and provides stability to many natural processes of nature. These are found in all ecosystems, Deserts, rain forests, plains, and other areas. India’s wildlife is both affluent and varied, it includes all flora and fauna, animals, plants and micro-organisms.

Wild animals are vital for their beauty, economic, scientific and survival value. It helps to maintain the ecological balance of nature and maintains the food chain. It gives useful substances and wild animal products like ivory, leather, honey, tusk, etc. Besides being an asset of a country, it also provides aesthetic value to man. Largely we depend on wild animals for every basic requirement in our life eg. clothes, and medicines, etc.

Wildlife conservation encompasses all human activities and efforts directed to preserve wild animals from their extinction. It includes both the protection and scientific management of wild species. Wildlife and nature are largely associated with humans for numerous emotional and social reasons. Wildlife plays an essential role in the ecological and biological processes that are yet again significant for our lives. The normal functioning of the biosphere depends on endless interaction among animals, plants, and microorganisms. Wildlife has occupied a special place of veneration and preservation in various cultures of countries in the world.