Sights to See
Lying in the catchment area of Subarnarekha River and adjoining Purulia District of West Bengal, Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary is rich inn flora. The forests here are mostly dry mixed deciduous with few dry peninsular Sal, the main tree species being Terminalias, Jamun, Dhaura, Kendu, Karam etc.
Dalma Mountain Range is at an altitude of 3000 feet. The sanctuary is very much favoured by the elephants due to availability of water even during summer. Leopard, Barking Deer, Mouse Deer, Sloth Bear, Monkey, Giant Squirrel are abundant here. It is also haven for several species of birds, including peacocks.