ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Sunday, August 9, 2020

Mangrove Cover Assessment 2017

 

 
Mangrove Cover Assessment 2017
States/UT
Very dense Mangrove
Moderately dense
Open Mangrove
Total
Andhra Pradesh
0
213
191
404
Goa
0
20
6
26
Gujarat
0
172
968
1,140
Karnataka
0
2
8
10
Kerala
0
5
4
9
Maharashtra
0
88
216
304
Orissa
82
94
67
243
Tamil Nadu
1
25
23
49
West Bengal
999
692
423
2,114
A & N Islands
399
169
49
617
Daman & Diu
0
0
3
3
Puducherry
0
0
2
2
Total
1,481
1,480
1,960
4,921
 
 
 
Source: Forest Survey of India, Dehradun. India State of Forest Report (2017).