Shendurney Wildlife Division

Shendurney Wildlife Division
The Shendurney wildlife sanctuary was previously under the administrative control of Thiruvananthapuram Wildlife Division. Later, it was shifted to the administrative control of Thenmala Forest Division. However, for the better management of the sanctuary, a separate Wildlife Division namely Shendurney Wildlife Division was established as per Notification no. G.O(Rt)117/86/F&WLD dated 19-3-1996 comprising of Shendurney and Peppara Wildlife Sanctuaries. The post of Assistant Wildlife Warden was upgraded to that of Wildlife Warden, Shendurney and the post of Range Officer, Agasthyavanam Biological Park Division was diverted and transferred to this division as Assistant Wildlife Warden, Shendurney. In 1998, Peppara was added to Thiruvananthapuram Wildlife Division leaving only Shendurney Sanctuary in the Shendurney Wildlife Division. The Shendurney wildlife division comprises of only one sanctuary, ie.  Shendurney  wildlife sanctuary

Sl.No Post Strength Present incumbent
1 Wildlife Warden 1 Shanavas
2 Head Accountant 1
3 Clerk 3
4 Office Attendant 2
5 Part time sweeper 1


 Vanasree ecoshop:

A Vanasree ecoshop for the sale of value added forest products has started functioning in the Information Centre of  Shendurney Wildlife sanctuary near Thenmala Ecotourism centre.

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