ECOTOURISM HOT SPOT MAPPING

Assessment, planning and declaration of Ecotourism potential hot spotis one of the thrust areas where the Park has been actively engaged. Categorizing area, on the basis of their history, geographical location, landscape beauty and indispensable tourist facility and public amenities forms the basis for declaring an area as a tourist potential zone. Remote Sensing (RS) and Geographic Information System (GIS) have played a vital role by providing customized maps, layouts and information services to the end user and thereby help in establishing the ecotourism potential areas.