POCHARAM Wildlife Sanctuary

LOCATION & AREA: Medak & Nizamabad Districts. Area 129.84 Sq. Kms.
UNIQUENESS: The vast Pocharam Lake adjoining the Pocharam Sanctuary makes it a place worth visiting.
FLORA: Mixed dry deciduous forest with patches of scrub and grassy plains. Terrain undulating with low hills and small water pools.
FAUNA: Panther, Sloth Bear, Wild Boar, Cheetal, Sambar, Nilgai, Chowsingha, Chinkara, Hyena, Jackal, Python, Ducks, Teals, Storks, Partridges and Quails.
ACCESSIBILITY: 120 Kms. by road from Hyderabad. Nearest Airport – Hyderabad.
ACCOMMODATION: Inspection bungalow at Pocharam and Medak. Forest rest house at Medak.
SEASON: October to May


CONTACT : Divisional Forest Officer, Wildlife Management, Medak. Phone :- 08452-222591.