Bhitarkanika National Park – Considered a standout amongst the most great natural life havens of Asia, the Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctuary in Odisha (Orissa) is unique because of reasons more than one. Lodging the dynamic and salt tolerant types of trees, the Mangroves that for the most part develop in tropical and sub-tropical between tidal districts; Bhitarkanika has a lush green, rich and throbbing eco-framework.
Apart from the Mangroves, another rarity that the sanctuary has to its account is the inhibition of its ecosystem by the Giant Salt Water Crocodiles and numerous varieties of other animal species. It is because of these specialties only that a vast expanse of forest around 145 square kilometers has been officially declared as the Bhitarkanika National Park. This park including mangrove forests, creeks, estuaries, rivers, accumulated land, backwater and mud flats is very significant for the ecological, biological and geomorphologic background of Odisha (Orissa).