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Adina Deer Park was established in year 1982 on a transferred vested land at Adina Mouza, Block Gazole under Gazol;e Police Station of District: Maldah, West Bengal at 25.30?N, 88.10?E with an area of 9.99 Ha inclusive of two water bodies. The Central Zoo Authority (CZA) granted conditional recognition of Adina Deer Park as Mini Zoo. The Park is under the charge of Divisional Forest Officer, Maldah Forest Division, who is the Ex-Officio Director.

Main objectives of the Deer Park is to establish and maintain facilities for ex-situ conservation and education, research on plants, animals, to organize conservation awareness programme to the visitors to apprise them the art of harmonious living with animal, to exchange spotted deer for obtaining new animal to improve the category of Zoo, to facilitate the eco-tourism along with the Zoo tourism, to provide transit shelter to ailing as well as injured animals & birds rescued from different parts of the district from time to time.

Presently the Park houses 90 spotted Deer and 8 Nilgai. Adina Deer Park is about 350 km from Kolkata and is well connected by rail. The nearest railway station is Maldah Town where all trains stop. It is situated at a distance of 22.5 km in the north of Maldah Town. Average yearly visitors are more than 72,000. The zoo is opened from 9.30 am to 5.00pexcept weekly holiday.

Nearest place of interest are Ek Lakhi Mouseleum, Maldah Museum, Gaur.Present address of the Park is Nazrul Sarani, P.O. & Dist: Malda, Pin : 732101. Official contact no, 03512- 252346.

At a Glance

INFORMATION OF ADINA DEER PARK, MALDA

 

1. Name of the Zoo Adina Deer Park, Adina (Malda), West Bengal
2. Category of the Zoo Mini Zoo
3. Zoo Location Adina Distt. Malda, West Bengal
4. Area of the Zoo 80 hectare
5. Year of Establishment 1982
6. Objective Conservation education and awareness
7. Theme of display

I   Spotted Deer enclosure (2 Nos.) of atleast 6 hectare

     each (with 2 sections each of 3.0 hectare)

II Neelgai enclosure (1 No.) of 2 hectare

8. No. of Visitors (annually) approx. 10,000
9. Animal Collection Plan

I     Spotted Deer (upto 60 Nos.)

II   Neelgai          (upto 10 Nos.)
10. Manpower

I   Forester as In-charge under DFO

II   Veterinary Officer on contract for regular visits.

III Support staff as per needs
11. In-charge

Divisional Forest Officer

  Address

Malda Forest Division, Nazrul Sarani, P.O. & Distt. Malda, West Bengal

  State

West Bengal

  Telephone No.

03512-252346

  Fax

03512-252346

  E-mail Id

diradp@gmail.com/dhupmalik@gmail.com

  Website  
12. Controlling Authority Chief Wildlife Warden, West Bengal
  Address Chief Wildlife Warden, Government of West Bengal, Bikash Bhawan, North Block, IIIrd Floor, Salt Lake City, Kolkata - 700091. (West Bengal)
  Telephone No. 033-23346900/23583208 (O)
  Fax 033-23345946
  E-mail Id  
  Remarks Small Deer Park run by the State Forest Department, West Bengal

 

 

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Address

Adina Deer Park,  Nazrul Sarani,

Dist & P. O. Malda, Pin-  732101

Telephone No. 03512-252346
E-mail Id diradp@gmail.com